XML-protocol allows to create the reference requests, receive responses and use all of the content Sirena-Travel GDS for booking reservation and selling air transportation. Using the "WS-Gate", customers develop their own unique services for online - sales of aviation services.
"Sirena-Travel" Web-services are performed by SirenaWebCore server and implemented in the base of SOAP 1.1. Protocol. HTTPS protocol is used as transport protocol.
The main functions of "WS-Gate":
- providing with information about air transportation, seats availability on the chosen route, and their costs according to the passengers category and agency fees in real time; - acquisition and display of reference data;- reservations of chosen air transportation; - transfer data about payment booked transportation toreservation system; - E-ticketing through TCH (Transport Clearing House), BSP and own airlines sessions; The advantages of "WS-Gate":- technology approved since 2007;- operating in various sessions: TCH (Transport Clearing Hause), BSP and airlines;- automated refund implementation;
- queue operations; - adding a SSR’s (special service request) in reservations; - modifying a PNR by adding information;- additional non air content: Aeroexpress, Alfa Insurance;- professional technical support service.Procedure of commissioning «WS-Gate":1. Conclusion of Agreement and/or Supplementary agreement with Sirena-Travel CJSC;2. Web-consoles connection to the training base of Sirena Travel GDS using XML-Gate;3. Testing;4. Reconfiguration of web-console to connect it to the operating Sirena Travel GDS.