Welcome!

Wearables Authors: Scott Allen, Liz McMillan, Elizabeth White, Carmen Gonzalez, William Schmarzo

News Feed Item

Holiday Vacation Package Near Nashville With Breakfast for Two

Celebrate the Season With Rates as Low as $99 a Night

FRANKLIN, TN -- (Marketwire) -- 11/21/12 -- The holidays are upon us, and the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs is offering you the chance to save on a getaway near Nashville, TN this festive season.

With the Holiday Savings offer, available at this Marriott Nashville hotel, you can enjoy overnight rates of $99 or just $119 a night including breakfast for two. This holiday offer is available through December 30, 2012, so you can head to town for turkey time or pack up your little elves and all their gifts for a family celebration.

The holidays are a great time to visit this Franklin, TN hotel with indoor pool. The nearby CoolSprings Galleria shopping center hosts a number of special events. This fall, Santa flew into town on his sled, bringing the world-famous Radio City Rockettes with him. Begin the holidays by taking the kids over to Santa's Holiday Home for their chance to tell him their wish list, have their photo taken and receive a special gift. There's plenty for parents at CoolSprings Galleria, too. Don't miss the chance to check names off your gift list at more than 150 specialty stores including Build-A-Bear, Apple and J. Crew.

On December 8 and 9, Franklin welcomes back the annual Dickens of Christmas event. The 27-year-old holiday tradition transforms the city's historic downtown into a Dickens-style Main Street, taking over the entire 15-block National Register Historic District. This free event will host a holiday bazaar, dancers and street musicians, costumed characters from Dickens' stories including Tiny Tim and Scrooge, horse-drawn carriage rides ($2 per person), Victorian-era dining in Franklin, TN including turkey legs, kettle corn and sugar plums, and a Town Sing on Sunday.

To book the Holiday Savings offer, visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/BNACS?corporateCode=HOL&app=resvlink&fromDate=&toDate= or call 615-261-6100. For room-only rates, use promotional code HYDA. For breakfast rates, use promotional code HYDB.

About the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs
Just 20 minutes south of Nashville you'll find the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs, surrounded by upscale dining, shopping and history. With the most prestigious address for business and leisure in the area, this hotel near Brentwood offers a luxurious experience within walking distance of the CoolSprings Galleria mall, Crescent Centre and Highwoods. Accommodations at this hotel near Williamson Medical Center are outfitted in rich colors with stately furniture and detailed woodwork. Relax with plush featherbeds and down comforters, a 37-inch LCD HDTV, coffee/tea service and room service. If you're here for work, stay focused with a spacious desk and high-speed Internet access, or head down to the full-service business center. Located just off I-65, this hotel offers free parking and a free shuttle within a five-mile radius, making it easy to explore attractions including Carnton Plantation and The Factory at Franklin. This conference center hotel features 29,000 sq. ft. of meeting space with a Champion Ballroom that can seat up to 1,900, perfect for grand weddings or corporate celebrations. Amenities aren't all business focused here, though. Enjoy access to the fitness center, indoor saltwater pool and whirlpool. Treat your taste buds to something special at Lorraine's, featuring American cuisine in an elegant environment, or catch up on the latest TV programming in the casual Stirrup Cup Lounge. If you're on the go, Coffee Etc. serves Starbucks® coffee and fresh pastries.

Image Available: http://www2.marketwire.com/mw/frame_mw?attachid=2160840

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

CONTACT:
Juanita Neely
Franklin Marriott Cool Springs
1-615-261-6100
Email Contact

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

@ThingsExpo Stories
Things are changing so quickly in IoT that it would take a wizard to predict which ecosystem will gain the most traction. In order for IoT to reach its potential, smart devices must be able to work together. Today, there are a slew of interoperability standards being promoted by big names to make this happen: HomeKit, Brillo and Alljoyn. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Adam Justice, vice president and general manager of Grid Connect, will review what happens when smart devices don’t work togethe...
"There's a growing demand from users for things to be faster. When you think about all the transactions or interactions users will have with your product and everything that is between those transactions and interactions - what drives us at Catchpoint Systems is the idea to measure that and to analyze it," explained Leo Vasiliou, Director of Web Performance Engineering at Catchpoint Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York Ci...
The 20th International Cloud Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo, to be held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, brings together Cloud Computing, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Containers, Microservices and WebRTC to one location. With cloud computing driving a higher percentage of enterprise IT budgets every year, it becomes increasingly important to plant your flag in this fast-expanding business opportunity. Submit your speaking proposal ...
Discover top technologies and tools all under one roof at April 24–28, 2017, at the Westin San Diego in San Diego, CA. Explore the Mobile Dev + Test and IoT Dev + Test Expo and enjoy all of these unique opportunities: The latest solutions, technologies, and tools in mobile or IoT software development and testing. Meet one-on-one with representatives from some of today's most innovative organizations
20th Cloud Expo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. Cloud computing is now being embraced by a majority of enterprises of all sizes. Yesterday's debate about public vs. private has transformed into the reality of hybrid cloud: a recent survey shows that 74% of enterprises have a hybrid cloud strategy.
WebRTC is the future of browser-to-browser communications, and continues to make inroads into the traditional, difficult, plug-in web communications world. The 6th WebRTC Summit continues our tradition of delivering the latest and greatest presentations within the world of WebRTC. Topics include voice calling, video chat, P2P file sharing, and use cases that have already leveraged the power and convenience of WebRTC.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in Embedded and IoT solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Supermicro (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology, is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and E...
Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017 at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. @ThingsExpo New York Call for Papers is now open.
WebRTC sits at the intersection between VoIP and the Web. As such, it poses some interesting challenges for those developing services on top of it, but also for those who need to test and monitor these services. In his session at WebRTC Summit, Tsahi Levent-Levi, co-founder of testRTC, reviewed the various challenges posed by WebRTC when it comes to testing and monitoring and on ways to overcome them.
DevOps is being widely accepted (if not fully adopted) as essential in enterprise IT. But as Enterprise DevOps gains maturity, expands scope, and increases velocity, the need for data-driven decisions across teams becomes more acute. DevOps teams in any modern business must wrangle the ‘digital exhaust’ from the delivery toolchain, "pervasive" and "cognitive" computing, APIs and services, mobile devices and applications, the Internet of Things, and now even blockchain. In this power panel at @...
WebRTC services have already permeated corporate communications in the form of videoconferencing solutions. However, WebRTC has the potential of going beyond and catalyzing a new class of services providing more than calls with capabilities such as mass-scale real-time media broadcasting, enriched and augmented video, person-to-machine and machine-to-machine communications. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Luis Lopez, CEO of Kurento, introduced the technologies required for implementing these idea...
Buzzword alert: Microservices and IoT at a DevOps conference? What could possibly go wrong? In this Power Panel at DevOps Summit, moderated by Jason Bloomberg, the leading expert on architecting agility for the enterprise and president of Intellyx, panelists peeled away the buzz and discuss the important architectural principles behind implementing IoT solutions for the enterprise. As remote IoT devices and sensors become increasingly intelligent, they become part of our distributed cloud enviro...
"A lot of times people will come to us and have a very diverse set of requirements or very customized need and we'll help them to implement it in a fashion that you can't just buy off of the shelf," explained Nick Rose, CTO of Enzu, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 18th Cloud Expo, held June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
The WebRTC Summit New York, to be held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY, announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Topics include all aspects of improving IT delivery by eliminating waste through automated business models leveraging cloud technologies. WebRTC Summit is co-located with 20th International Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo. WebRTC is the future of browser-to-browser communications, and continues to make inroads into the traditional, difficult, plug-in web co...
In his keynote at @ThingsExpo, Chris Matthieu, Director of IoT Engineering at Citrix and co-founder and CTO of Octoblu, focused on building an IoT platform and company. He provided a behind-the-scenes look at Octoblu’s platform, business, and pivots along the way (including the Citrix acquisition of Octoblu).
For basic one-to-one voice or video calling solutions, WebRTC has proven to be a very powerful technology. Although WebRTC’s core functionality is to provide secure, real-time p2p media streaming, leveraging native platform features and server-side components brings up new communication capabilities for web and native mobile applications, allowing for advanced multi-user use cases such as video broadcasting, conferencing, and media recording.
Web Real-Time Communication APIs have quickly revolutionized what browsers are capable of. In addition to video and audio streams, we can now bi-directionally send arbitrary data over WebRTC's PeerConnection Data Channels. With the advent of Progressive Web Apps and new hardware APIs such as WebBluetooh and WebUSB, we can finally enable users to stitch together the Internet of Things directly from their browsers while communicating privately and securely in a decentralized way.
WebRTC is about the data channel as much as about video and audio conferencing. However, basically all commercial WebRTC applications have been built with a focus on audio and video. The handling of “data” has been limited to text chat and file download – all other data sharing seems to end with screensharing. What is holding back a more intensive use of peer-to-peer data? In her session at @ThingsExpo, Dr Silvia Pfeiffer, WebRTC Applications Team Lead at National ICT Australia, looked at differ...
The security needs of IoT environments require a strong, proven approach to maintain security, trust and privacy in their ecosystem. Assurance and protection of device identity, secure data encryption and authentication are the key security challenges organizations are trying to address when integrating IoT devices. This holds true for IoT applications in a wide range of industries, for example, healthcare, consumer devices, and manufacturing. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Lancen LaChance, vic...
With all the incredible momentum behind the Internet of Things (IoT) industry, it is easy to forget that not a single CEO wakes up and wonders if “my IoT is broken.” What they wonder is if they are making the right decisions to do all they can to increase revenue, decrease costs, and improve customer experience – effectively the same challenges they have always had in growing their business. The exciting thing about the IoT industry is now these decisions can be better, faster, and smarter. Now ...