Qik Developer

Need more customisation than off-the-shelf booking applications deliver? With Qik Developer, build your own unique workflow application that has all the bells and whistles your agency needs. You can start with the high-speed, user-friendly desktop Turbo Sabre®. Customise the keypads, work areas, pop up windows and look and feel with Qik Developer. If that’s not what you’re looking for - build your own desktop from scratch. You’ll have more control over the graphical user interface than ever before.

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Pricing and Special Offers

Qik Developer is available for a one-time licence fee. Additional annual technical support packages are also available.

Key Benefits

  • Reduces training time 30 to 50 percent with no need to learn Sabre GDS system formats
  • Saves time - agents’ keystrokes are reduced by 30 to 50 percent
  • Promotes workflow standardisation
  • Increases quality control compliance to 90-100%
  • Eliminates costly errors prior to sending transactions to Sabre system
  • Enhances sales effectiveness via sales prompts
  • Reduces average call time


  • Customise the off-the-shelf Turbo Sabre desktop application to create applications tailored to your agency’s unique workflow.
  • Industry standards are used to make sending and receiving information from almost any data source a breeze. Interact with other applications like local databases, integrated computer and telephone hardware and software, e-mail and fax servers.
  • Simplify your applications’ management with the configuration editor.
  • Identify errors in your application with a debugger that makes test and correction easier.
  • Sales prompts can be customised for your business, eliminating the need to consult job aids and reducing agent call times.

Technical Requirements

Architecture and Platform Requirements

  • Any platform that supports Java 1.4.2_07 JVM
  • Pure Java environment
  • Java interface/C++ engine

Hardware Requirements

  • Supports both thin client and traditional fat client configurations:
  • Fat client configuration requires: Pentium 266, 128MB RAM (256MB RAM for optimal performance), network interface card, host connectivity
  • Thin client configuration requires the following components, additional specifications dependent on individual implementation requirements: Network computer or Pentium 266, 256MB RAM (512MB RAM for optimal performance), server (sizing based on requirements), TCP/IP network connectivity, Open Systems Client 4.5 software.
  • 100 MB of free disk space for Turbo Sabre (Sabre® Ticketing Assistant or Sabre® Power Assistant)
  • 250 MB of free disk space for Qik
  • CD ROM

Software Requirements

  • Windows ’98 or newer versions
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or most recent IE version plus most recent service pack recommended
  • Open Systems Client 4.5 software

Access and Availability


Contact your account representative to learn how you can access Qik Developer.


Qik Developer is available in:

North America (English)
Latin America (English)
Europe (English)

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