June is just around the corner and summer will quickly be upon us. While August — and RSPA RetailNOW — might feel far away, the reality is that it will be here before you know it. It's with that in mind that I wanted to get to you now about this great event and plant some seeds. It's self-reflection time.
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By Larry Dawson
Retailers are increasingly searching for single platform applications that incorporate their enterprise resource planning (ERP) and human capital management (HCM) requirements into a unified environment.
By Stephen Bergeron
Mobility and thin client applications are finding their way into the retail environment. APG’s Ethernet and Bluetooth interfaces promote these environments by allowing the drawer to be located in any convenient location with easy access from the mobile devices.
By Megan Williams, contributing writer
You might be familiar with data analytics applications in healthcare, specifically the use of EHRs to track patient populations, but that’s only the tip of the iceberg.
By Cheryl Knight, contributing writer
A survey by Honeywell and The Service Council (TSC) shows while 75 percent of 260 decision makers in field services companies surveyed have conducted a review of their processes in the past 12 months, 25 percent have not.
By Roy Bricker
As VARs and ISVs work with their clients on solutions to transition to systems ready for EMV — a global standard for authenticating debit and credit card transactions — there are four important things to consider.
By Tess Rex
Traditionally, data and hospitality would not be mentioned together as complementary topics. In fact, the hospitality industry is notorious for lagging behind other sectors when it comes to adopting technology and evolution driven by data.
By Russ Harty
Which solutions should VARs recommend to their customers? What benefits does each provide? While some new payment options hold definitive value for businesses today, others merit a wait-and-see approach.
By Joel White
Our industry’s seemingly insatiable appetite for more and more resolution has now produced a wave of interest in 4K cameras that promise exceptional clarity and sharpness, akin to the big screen, Ultra HD television sets found in consumer electronics stores and an increasing number of North American homes.
UP TAB™ is UP Solution’s tablet POS solution for merchants. Powered by its highly successful UP Restaurant® software, UP TAB™ integrates the merchant’s cash register, credit card terminal, and receipt printer, all with a small footprint and designed within UP’s cloud infrastructure. Learn more.
Channel Transitions, powered by Business Solutions Magazine, is a one-day education and networking conference designed to help VAR/MSP executives learn how to best implement and manage the "as a Service" model. The event will feature real-world, nuts-and-bolts, headaches-and-heartaches discussions and success stories on the transition.
Join RSPA in Orlando on August 3 to 6 for retail technology’s premier industry event: RetailNOW 2014! You’ll have your choice of 30+ education sessions, 20+ networking events, and a 175 booth tradeshow, while 2014 keynote speaker (and former Disney Institute Executive) Dennis Snow will provide you with tips on emulating Disney’s world-class customer service experience in your business. Get special pricing before 6/27! Find out more: www.GoRSPA.org/RetailNOW