Bernadette Wilson

About Bernadette Wilson

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Bernadette Wilson is Business Solutions magazine’s associate editor. She is a former staff member of the Laurel Group Newspapers, Trib Total Media, in Westmoreland County, PA, editing The Independent-Observer, Scottdale, PA’s community newspaper, for six years. Before joining Business Solutions she worked for Larson Texts,which produces mathematics books for middle school through college, and contributed to a number of newspapers and magazines as a freelance writer. She is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University.

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Managed Services, Backup And Recovery, And Networking News From December 2014

Managed Services, Backup And Recovery, And Networking News From December 2014

Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in managed services, backup and recovery, and networking news, Datto acquires Backupify, Pivot3 launches a hyper-converged disaster recovery appliance, Axcient releases the latest version of Business Recovery Cloud, and a new platform enables partners to integrate with the OpenDNS Network.  Continue Reading...
Point Of Sale, Payment Processing And Data Collection News From December 2014

Point Of Sale, Payment Processing And Data Collection News From December 2014

Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in point of sale and payment processing, SATO Online Services is scheduled to launch, Merchant Link released its Apple Pay contactless payment solution for MICROS point of sale (POS) systems, Bluefin’s PCI-validated point-to-point encryption (P2PE) solution is available to Priority Payment clients, and Touch Dynamic introduces a new rugged tablet.  Continue Reading...
F-Secure Introduces New Partner Program To Meet Growing Demand For Security Services

F-Secure Introduces New Partner Program To Meet Growing Demand For Security Services

F-Secure finds that businesses are looking to managed services providers (MSPs) to help navigate an environment of a growing number of malware attacks and challenges from an increasingly mobile workforce.  Continue Reading...
Why You Should Monitor Merchant Clients’ Systems For Account Takeover This Holiday — And Beyond

Why You Should Monitor Merchant Clients’ Systems For Account Takeover This Holiday — And Beyond

NuData Security Online Fraud Detection Threat Research reveals attacks via account takeover are increasing. The research shows account takeovers have topped credit card cycling as a more popular means of fraud, and high-risk login attempts increased 14 percent in the month before Thanksgiving.  Continue Reading...
Point Of Sale And Payment Processing News From November 2014

Point Of Sale And Payment Processing News From November 2014

Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in point of sale and payment processing, Heartland acquires Xpient Solutions, JetPay acquires ACI Merchant Systems, and Worldpay enters into an agreement to acquire SecureNet Payment Systems.  Continue Reading...
Managed Services, Backup And Recovery, And Networking News From November 2014

Managed Services, Backup And Recovery, And Networking News From November 2014

Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in managed services, backup and recovery, and networking news,  StrandVision Digital Signage introduces health/wellness animated templates, Unitrends announces Release 8, and snom adds an expansion module.  Continue Reading...
Access Control And Video Surveillance News From November 2014

Access Control And Video Surveillance News From November 2014

Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in access control and video surveillance news, DVTEL launches 4K Ultra HD minidome and bullet cameras, and Axis announces a corner-mount stainless steel corner network camera.  Continue Reading...
Data Collection And Mobility News From November 2014

Data Collection And Mobility News From November 2014

Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in data collection and mobility news, Honeywell launches a wearable solution and a vehicle-mount computer for distribution centers, and Loftware announces the new release of its enterprise labeling solution. In addition, Datalogic computers receive MCL certification, and new SATO readers include intelligent self-tuning technology.  Continue Reading...
3 Takeaways For IT Solutions Providers And1 Insight About End UsersFrom CompTIA’s “Trends In Cloud Computing”

3 Takeaways For IT Solutions Providers And1 Insight About End UsersFrom CompTIA’s “Trends In Cloud Computing”

Among all the possible takeaways for IT solutions providers in CompTIA’s Fifth Annual Trends in Cloud Computing, Carolyn April, senior director of industry analysis for CompTIA, says make sure you don’t miss these.  Continue Reading...
Are You Taking Advantage Of Everything RSPA Has To Offer?

Are You Taking Advantage Of Everything RSPA Has To Offer?

The Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA) webinar “RSPA Member Benefits: Maximize the Value for Your Business” outlines the resources and cost savings that go along with RSPA membership. Member benefits include legal consultation and document templates, networking opportunities, education and training, shipping discounts, and a scholarship program — although members might be overlooking some of these opportunities.  Continue Reading...