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Help Clients Harness The Power Of Big Data — Rather Than Be Overwhelmed By It

Ray Renteria, Vice President, Products, Avention tells how Big Data can benefit sales and marketing teams and how the IT channel can equip their customers to tap into Big Data’s potential.

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We love dining out — the average American goes out to eat 74 times a year, industry sources report. Over the past several years we’ve seen restaurant technology evolve considerably. Regular menus have been replaced with digital menu boards, mobile POS (point of sale) and payments are becoming more mainstream, and kitchens are also getting an upgrade with inventory tracking and specialized hardware and technology.

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