Newsletter | August 20, 2014

08.20.14 -- What MSPs Need To Know About Storage Solutions For Retail

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The Payment Industry's Perspective On EMV
By Business Solutions magazine
By Business Solutions magazine This Q&A round-table discussion presents various executive perspectives on EMV as well as thoughts and opinions on the future of EMV within the industry.
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Featured Articles
Vendor's Tech Training Delivers Competitive Edge To VARs
Even in an age where oceans of information are available online, well-designed, comprehensive technology training is still a valuable commodity. In fact, for many VARs, using what they learn from a technology vendor can create a significant competitive advantage.
Portable Printing On The Move
At many companies with a highly mobile workforce, label or receipt printing has typically been conducted via "sneakernet" — workers return, again and again, to a stationary printer at a central workstation.
Operating System Strategy For Mobile Computers
This article discusses the major operating system environments for mobile computers and Intermec’s strategy to serve customer needs with each. The scope of this discussion is limited to operating systems used on handheld computers and does not address strategy for larger form factor devices such as vehicle-mount computers.
Booster Juice Squeezes Every Bit Of Success From Gift Card Solution
Booster Juice is an international juice bar enterprise with over 200 locations. They were experiencing a lack of a standardized POS system across store locations that made it difficult for corporate to accurately track sales and had no single solution to expand cross-border gift card sales.
Look For The Signs: Company Communication Enhanced By Digital Signage
By Kelly Eisel
Do you have clients with teams losing efficiency behind a backlog of emails, chats, and memos? Most companies go through it at one time or another, and if you haven’t yet — now is the time to educate yourself on preventing poor communication in the workplace.
5 Features Of A Best Of Breed Solution For Your Customers
By Russ Harty
When searching for the best payment solutions for your customers, it can be difficult to know what exactly your criteria should be. With 190 mobile payment apps on the market and hundreds of business-oriented solutions available, it’s important to develop a clear set of guidelines to help you pick the right ones.
RetailNOW Panel: Channel Vital To Mobile Payment Adoption
By Jim Roddy
You know a topic is popular at a trade show when the hotel staff needs to bring in extra seats to accommodate the previously standing-room-only crowd. That was the case Aug. 5 at RetailNOW 2014 in Orlando for a panel discussion titled “Driving Commerce With Mobile Payment.”
What MSPs Need To Know About Storage Solutions For Retail
Any MSP (managed services provider) providing storage or data center space to a customer should have a product option for data protection for their customers. The physical hand-off of servers and information to an MSP almost always includes a customer expectation that their data will be protected.
Real-Time POS Slashed Credit Card Processing Time
Integrating electronic cash registers with an online portal eliminated long lines at concession stands and reduced product waste by almost 100 percent at this ballpark.
Are You Leaving Money On The Table When It Comes To Payment Processing?
By Brian Albright, Business Solutions magazine
Add-on services and tiered pricing can help VARs generate higher recurring revenues.
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