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  1. Retail, Grocery, And Hospitality IT News For VARs — November 10, 2014
    11/10/2014

    In an article in The Drum, Alcone Advertising founder Matt Alcone recommends the following advice for leveraging the use of beacons in stores: Be creative because the technology itself will eventually become a commodity that everyone has; integrate beacon technology with other marketing applications; use the technology to deliver messages and to collect data; use the technology in venues outside of retail such as sports stadiums; and experiment with different offers, messages and strategies.

  2. CIOs Address Data, System Integration, And More At CHIME Fall Forum
    11/10/2014

    Healthcare CIOs gathered at The College Of Healthcare Information Management Executives’ (CHIME) 2014 Fall CIO Forum (October 28-31) to discuss pressing topics in the healthcare information landscape.

  3. Healthcare IT News For VARs — November 7, 2014
    11/7/2014

    In the news this week, EHR (electronic health records) interoperability is a key to value-based care, device theft is still the biggest cause of healthcare data breaches, and the Department of Defense (DoD) is in talks with PwC over a new, open-source EHR solution.

  4. TechAmerica Foundation Examines Federal Civil Agency IT Budgets At Its 2014 Conference
    11/7/2014

    On the second day of TechAmerica Foundation’s Vision Federal Market Forecast Conference, participants came together to examine ways to provide technological innovations and cost-effective solutions to cash-strapped federal civilian agencies.

  5. Advancements In Mobile Wallet Technology Help Increase Market Size
    11/7/2014

    In September, Grand View Research released its Mobile Wallet Market Analysis, following Apple’s announcement of ApplePay.

  6. Survey Reveals That Remote eTMF Will Double In 2015
    11/7/2014

    The survey “Veeva 2014 Paperless TMF Survey: An Industry Benchmark”, the largest TMF (trial master file) survey in the industry, has revealed an expected dramatic increase (to 32 percent) in access to electronic trial master file (eTMF) provided to auditors by clinical trial sponsors in 2015.

  7. Keys To Selling Business Continuity-As-A-Service
    11/6/2014

    According to Datto’s article “5 Simple Steps To Break The Barrier To The Small Business Market,” there are key steps VARs, MSPs, and other IT solutions providers can take to help convince their customers to implement a business continuity (BC) plan. Having a plan in place can ensure that a business can continue with its day-to-day activities in events like power outages, attacks by hackers, or other situations with the potential to lead to data loss.

  8. Forrester Report Shows CIOs Plan To Spend More On Tech
    11/6/2014

    A new Forrester Research report predicts that U.S. tech spending will see “solid, steady growth” both this year and next, forecasting that investment in business technologies will grow at a faster rate than spending on traditional information technologies.

  9. New Guidelines From CMS On Security Risk Analysis
    11/6/2014

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines for security risk analysis have been amended for Meaningful Use (MU) Stage 2.

  10. An MSP Marketing Primer: Create A Clear Path To Your Door
    11/6/2014

    In an article from Business Solutions magazine, Jim Roddy highlighted advice from Herman Pool, president of DBS Technologies and Vertical Axion. One of Pool’s messages is, “Your message has to come from multiple sources. It’s like boxing.

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