CMS Solutions and Online Ticketing for Club Mahindra Holidays
An online travel services portal development which involved working in TYPO3, deployment on a LAMP platform and integration with Cleartrip's API for Flights and Hotels Booking.
Mahindra Club Holidays, an online travel portal, wanted a CMS solution that was integrated with other functionalities like flights and hotel booking, error handling, payment gateway, and more.
Flights and Hotels booking: The Flights and Hotels feature involved API integration from the provider and payment gateway integration to facilitate online payments for all Flights and Hotels bookings. The application was developed to handle the numerous API calls to the Air and Hotels booking process. Each step in the interfacing process
Payment Gateway Integration: All Flights and hotels could be booked online. The application was integrated with HDFC Bank's payment gateway. This is a now a standard service available on Srijan's fault-
Error Handling: Since the application was interfacing with two different applications viz Cleartrip's API and HDFC PG. Srijan had written clever code to track and identify Successful as well as Failed bookings and display appropriate messages accordingly. Error alerts were sent to the system administrator with the error, stage of the error as well as all the necessary files in XML format so that the tech support team could check and ascertain the reason for the error and
User Profile and purchase history: Srijan had developed different use cases to simplify the user-experience during the booking process. Every registered user is provided with a Booking Dashboard that allows the user to view all the bookings made,
Travel Packages: Srijan has
Banner Management: The most important aspect of any Online travel portal is promoting the various packages and offers. Srijan had custom developed the banner management application to allow the site administrator to easily place and update banners and also run limited time campaigns. Srijan had implemented default TYPO3 modules for features like Destinations, FAQs and other regular features of the website.