The restaurant industry has been quick to show interest in tablet POS solutions and software developers have been quick to react by flooding the market with a variety of tablet POS apps and full-blown software solutions.
Point Of Sale And Payment Processing News From November 2013
Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in Point of Sale and Payment Processing news, companies announce new products — including a payment terminal, a mini-PC controller with Wi-Fi, receipt-printing technology, tablet POS — as well as a new a label solutions store and new partnerships.
Access Control And Video Surveillance News From November 2013
Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in Access Control And Video Surveillance news, companies announce a new version of IP video management software and new IP network cameras.
Get Your Hospitality Customers’ POS Transactions Under Control
A retail VAR upgrades a comedy club customer’s POS, helps it improve its cash management, and earns five referrals and other upsell opportunities.
Avoid The À La Carte IT Menu Trap
Allowing customers free range to pick and choose which IT solutions they buy from you is almost always not in their best interests, and rarely in yours.
Smart VARs Leverage The Untapped Marketing Potential Of Paper Receipts
This retail marketing company’s cure for the common receipt led to rapid expansion with a wellknown ice cream and dessert retail franchise that’s now being implemented by more than 200 stores.
Backup And Disaster Recovery (BDR) Solutions Product Review Part 2
A managed services provider (MSP) evaluates three Backup And Disaster Recovery (BDR) solutions and shares the pros and cons of each.
Mike Foreman of AVG Technologies explains the threat from CryptoLocker ransomware infections and what you can do to protect your business' and your customers' data.
E la Carte is enabling a restaurant revolution by equipping restaurant tables with easy-to-use Presto tablets. Diners can quickly split checks, peruse menus, place orders, make payments and play games, all from the comfort of their restaurant seats without having to wait.
David Gosman of pcAmerica tells how Big Data can benefit VARs' retail and hospitality customers — as well as benefitting the VARs themselves.
Walker Thompson of WhenToManage lists some key considerations for retailers considering upping their Big Data game.
Almost daily, Business Solutions magazine hears from industry experts and from subscribers that to survive in the channel, a business must find a way to build a predictable revenue stream and maximize profitability. For changes in your business to result in success, however, everyone has to support the transition.
Clint Hofer of Slingfly Media tells what to do — and not to do — to help use video to reach your goal of expanding your brand and creating leads.
Gil Cargill of Cargill Consulting Group explains the value of tracking the ratio of first meetings to first orders.
Rick McFarland of Voice4Net lists questions to ask your partners about transitioning to WebRTC-based communications.
SATO America, Inc.
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Axis is an IT company offering network video solutions for professional installations. The company is the global market leader in network video, driving the ongoing shift from analog to digital video surveillance. Axis products and solutions focus on security surveillance and remote monitoring, and are based on innovative, open technology platforms.
ConnectWise is the leading business management solution designed exclusively for technology organizations, such as IT solution providers, MSPs, software companies, hardware/software resellers, and System Integrators.
RSPA stands for Retail Solutions Providers Association. We are the only association dedicated to the retail technology industry.
We at BlueStar, along with our mobility vendors and ISV partners, believe that offering the right tools, solutions, and education we can build a strong foundation for our partners selling and implementing mobility solutions.
CipherLab is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of Automatic Identification and Data Capture/Collection products and systems. The company's mobile computers and scanners are integrated into the networks of some of the world's best known logistics, retail, distribution, government installations and healthcare companies, helping them run more efficiently and effectively onsite and on the road.
AVG Premium Security Everything AVG Internet Security has to offer, plus actively seeks out identity theft and optimises PC performance.
Join The APC Channel Partner Program
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HX3 Wearable Computer
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