Nathan Polonski is one of our newest additions to the SilverRail team, and has definitely hit the ground running. Getting up to speed on the SilverRail platform through testing and moving through to thinking about how best to scale our software through automating our private cloud infrastructure. Nathan has been a great addition to the team, and great to have him featured here on our blog!
We are proud to announce the latest release of our product. The new version extends both the functionality and the geographic coverage of our API.
A new study commissioned by Thalys suggests that taking the train is not only generally cheaper and often faster, but that the increased productivity available for passengers is enough to swing the decision towards rail over air, particularly for corporate travellers.
One of the things we pride ourselves on at SilverRail is our ability to bring competitive fares to our partners. We offer transparency in the fares we provide to our customers, passing through the same price customers would find on a rail carriers own website. This means you get the best price in the market with the ease of use and accessibility that you would expect from your favourite travel website.
It’s a busy year for us here at SilverRail with a number of new rail lines being integrated. The next live connection we will be launching is the Spanish rail carrier; Renfe - live in our system in the next two months!
By no means do we think we are the only ones forecasting the world at the start of the year, but we thought it would be worth sharing some of our thoughts on the likely developments in the travel industry over the course of 2013. Below you’ll get our version of the crystal ball, with the top 5 trends in travel for 2013! We’d love to get your thoughts and responses in the comments below.
With so many companies looking at their CO2 footprint, we completed some analysis looking at the environmental impact of travelling by train. To see our findings, just watch our 1 minute video.