Russia’s newest online travel agency selects OpenJaw Technologies

Posted: April 28th, 2010

OpenJaw supplies with industry leading online selling platform

Dublin, Ireland – 28th April, 2010

OpenJaw Technologies, a leader in delivering high performance travel distribution solutions to the global travel industry, today announced that its industry leading online selling platform is now live on, Russia’s innovative new online travel website.

By using OpenJaw’s online selling platform, offers its customers unrivalled flexibility and choice in meeting their travel needs.’s customers can now book a range of travel options including flights and hotels or they can create personalised holiday packages online by combining flights with accommodation using OpenJaw’s Dynamic Packaging technology.’s customers also receive automatic flight reminders via SMS in advance of travel. In addition, the new selling platform enables quick online purchase of travel ancillaries such as insurance and visas.’s vision is to provide the best travel offers online to meet the growing demand for travel in both Russia and China. To support’s vision in selling effectively into these growth markets, OpenJaw delivered the website in three different languages each with its own character set: Russian (Cyrillic), Chinese (Simplified) and English.

Sergei Lavrentyev, e-Commerce Director of, commented: “We engaged OpenJaw Technologies because of their industry experience and their market leading online selling platform. The OpenJaw solution is a perfect fit for our business and provides us with the platform to grow our online offering and achieve our ambitious plans. In partnership with OpenJaw we are planning to add enhanced online functionality and more travel products as the brand grows.”

Commenting on the announcement, John McQuillan, Chief Executive Officer of OpenJaw Technologies added: “We are delighted to have been chosen by to provide them with our market leading online selling platform and Dynamic Packaging technology. We are very pleased with the success of the platform since being launched in both Russia and China; we are now looking forward to working with the team at as they build on their present success.”


Notes to Editors:

About OpenJaw Technologies

OpenJaw Technologies is a leader in delivering high performance travel distribution solutions to the global travel industry. Our solutions enable the world’s leading travel companies to market, distribute and sell their online travel offerings in a differentiated way.

OpenJaw’s solution portfolio includes the xDistributor Integration Platform and Business Rules Engine that enables travel supplier integration, distribution channel management and dynamic packaging; xRez: a highly customisable Internet Booking Engine; xRezAgent: a sales and servicing platform for call centre agents; xLocation: a location data and hierarchy management application; xHotel: a content, mapping and inventory management system for accommodation and xEvent: a content and inventory management system for events and destination activities.

OpenJaw is a member and active participant of the OpenTravel™ Alliance.

OpenJaw Technologies is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, with regional offices in Galway, Madrid, Oslo and Dallas.

For more information about OpenJaw Technologies, visit our website at OpenJaw Technologies.

About Amargo

The company name derives from a combination of the Italian word amare [to love] and the English word go [a call to travel]. Literally, Amargo can be translated as love to travel or travel with pleasure., a Russian travel website, is designed to provide integrated online services for planning and purchasing travel products in real time. The service aims to become the market leader in online travel. Special attention is paid to payment security and privacy of personal data. makes it possible to find, plan, choose, book and buy a variety of travel products. At the moment gives access to a broad selection of international and Russian airlines. also provides a hotel reservation service which includes hotels from around the world. Twelve additional services are planned for 2010 including car rental, cruise bookings and taxis. The service is supported in three languages: Russian, English and Chinese.

For more information about Amargo, visit

For more information, contact:
Victor Coleman
Marketing Manager
OpenJaw Technologies Ltd.,
Station Mews, Lindsay Grove,
Glasnevin, Dublin 9
Tel: +353 (0)1 882 5472