Featured Articles

  1. Mercury Payment Systems Helps Partners Become PCI QIR Certified
    12/4/2015

    The Security Pays initiative launched by Mercury Payment Systems, a Vantiv company, is assisting more than 500 partners with education and support to help them achieve Payment Card Industry (PCI) Qualified Integrator and Reseller (QIR) certification. The company recently announced that after only three months 50 of its partners are QIR certified.

  2. Visa: VARs, Integrators Must Be QIR Certified
    12/3/2015

    Understand recent changes to PCI QIR requirements, what to expect from the course and exam, and how the Retail Solutions Providers Association can help.

  3. iSheriff States “Omni-Channel Needs Omni-Security”
    12/3/2015

    A white paper from iSheriff highlights how the adoption of new technologies in the retail industry necessitates new strategies to protect data across all channels.

  4. Are CIOs Becoming “Internal Service Providers”?
    12/3/2015

    Shadow IT is putting more pressure on tech departments according to Logicalis US’ third annual Global CIO Survey.

  5. Is Your Healthcare IT Client Considering The Patient Experience?
    12/2/2015

    As the healthcare industry progresses toward Meaningful Use Stage 3, the patient experience will become even more important to decision-makers at your IT client’s organizations … so much so that many are opening up positions for the chief experience officer (CXO).

  6. Survey Shows Digital Publishers Need A Strategy To Improve Online User Experience
    12/2/2015

    If you have clients in the digital publishing niche, a study by Cxense could help you design solutions that enhance the online user experience they provide.

  7. Two Problems Facing Every MSP
    12/1/2015

    At IT Nation, I sat in on a great session led by Bradley Gross, an attorney who specializes in IT law. The session, “5 Problems Plaguing Every MSP,” was loaded with great real-life scenarios that lead to potential legal problems for IT solutions providers. The first two problems were closely related and, I believe, relevant not only to established MSPs, but VARs just making the transition to MSP. After all, when you’re setting up your services business, you might as well do it the right way out of the gate, yes?

  8. Does The AMA EHR Rating Have Any Value To You And Your Healthcare IT Clients?
    12/1/2015

    EHR vendors are questioning the value and validity of the American Medical Association’s EHR rating system.

  9. Are Wristbands Passé? Keep An Eye On The Wearables Revolution
    12/1/2015

    Even in the healthcare space, where innovative applications of mHealth are far from uncommon, the discussion of wearables generally centers on wristbands and watches. A recent event in Finland, however, is pushing us all to look beyond that.

  10. FTC Emphasizes Need For IoT Security
    11/30/2015

    The Federal Trade Commission is stressing the importance of security with Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.