HSC Free Usage

HSC Entry/Cloud Free Usage for new OpenScape Business and HiPath 3000 V9 Customers


To help new OpenScape Business customers get started with Hospitality applications, PSE offers a Free Usage Licenses for HSC Entry and HSC Cloud. The Free Usage Systems can be used for testing or operating small Hotel on own infrastructure or in the cloud: launch new hotels, test system, or simply gain hands-on experience with HSC Entry and HSC Cloud.
Registration for Free HSC Entry/Cloud requires a valid OpenScape Business proof of purchase.

HSC Free Usage Licenses

Free HSC Entry license including:

  • 1 x Client Console
  • 10 x Rooms
  • 1 x VoIP B Channel for messaging subsystem (Wakeup, Room status and minibar posting)
  • Integrated POS functionality (available with next minor release)

HSC Entry upgrade/expansion/services options:

  • Client console licenses
  • Additional room licenses
  • VoIP B channel licenses
  • Service Tracking licenses
  • HSC Entry preinstalled on HW appliance
  • HSC Connect upgrade license
  • Professional services
  • SW Assurance services

Free HSC Cloud license including:

  • 1 x Property
  • 10 x Rooms
  • HSC Connect with 1 x VoIP B Channel for messaging subsystem (Wakeup, Room status and minibar posting)
  • Integrated POS

Free HSC Cloud licenses are only available to new HSC Cloud customers and are available for 6 months following your HSC Cloud sign-up date. When your free usage expires or if you exceed the free usage licenses, you simply pay standard service rates.

HSC Cloud upgrade/expansion/services options:

  • Additional Property
  • Additional room licenses
  • VoIP B channel licenses
  • Service Tracking licenses
  • HSC PBX middleware (HSC Connect) preinstalled on HW appliance
  • Professional services

HSC Cloud mandatory payable services

  • HSC Cloud Installation and Configuration

HSC Free Usage / FAQ

Q: What do I need to do to qualify for the HSC Entry/Cloud free usage licenses?
The HSC Entry/Cloud free usage licenses are available to all new OpenScape Business customers. To start using the HSC Entry/Cloud, subscribe to the services on PSE portal (or at participating sales partners), provide OpenScape Business Proof of Purchase (including System MAC address) and provide a valid Company contact details.

Q: What is Hospitality Service Center Cloud (HSC Cloud)?
HSC Cloud is a web service that provides Front Office PMS and POS functionality in the cloud. It is designed to meet all front and back office needs for small hotels.

Q: Which additional interfaces are available for HSC Cloud?
HiPath 3000/4000, OpenScape Business interface is included in package free of charge. List of other optional interfaces includes: financial accounting, facility management, door-locking, video systems, POS, etc.

Q: What kind of Internet connection is required for HSC Cloud?
Broadband Internet connection is recommended. HSC Cloud also works well on Mobile and Satellite Internet connections.

Q: What is Hospitality Service Center Entry (HSC Entry)?
HSC Entry is a complete PMS and hotel communication solution for small hotels and guest houses. With integrated POS and Service Tracking subsystems it optimizes workflow support for the small and medium sized hotels where service is at premium.