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  1. Mobile Payments Approaches: Three Options For Banks
    1/25/2015

    The mobile device creates a tremendous opportunity for the payments industry (and banks in particular) to deliver significant innovation in customer engagement — expanding customer relationships, building loyalty, and driving “top of wallet” status. There are three major mobile payments approaches ideally suited to banks that have one thing in common — they all rely on a major component that banks do not directly control.

  2. CompTIA Adds “Future Leaders” Community For Young IT Professionals
    1/23/2015

    This week, CompTIA, the IT industry association, announced the addition of a new CompTIA community: Future Leaders. CompTIA’s communities now total 10 with the addition of this group that brings together members of the IT industry, age 35 and younger.

  3. Why Retail IT VARs Need To Care About Their Customers’ Customers' Experience
    1/23/2015

    In a recent survey, Business Solutions and Integrated Solutions for Retailers asked retailers — both large and small — what their top technology needs are and what they plan to purchase in the coming months. One of the most common responses (and one of our topics) is customer experience/engagement.

  4. 3 Things To Consider When Selecting An RMM Solution
    1/22/2015

    Small integration concessions today can turn into big problems later, snowballing your business out of control. I’ll help you identify your remote monitoring and management (RMM) deal breakers before it’s too late.

  5. 5 Restaurant POS Software Must Haves
    1/22/2015

    We love dining out — the average American goes out to eat 74 times a year, industry sources report. Over the past several years we’ve seen restaurant technology evolve considerably. Regular menus have been replaced with digital menu boards, mobile POS (point of sale) and payments are becoming more mainstream, and kitchens are also getting an upgrade with inventory tracking and specialized hardware and technology.

  6. The Biggest Threat To The Channel: Not Providing A Turn-Key Solution
    1/22/2015

    As a company that specializes in helping channel providers and their clients deploy technology solutions, including design, installation, and maintenance, the biggest threat we see to the channel is an inability to offer a truly turn-key solution. Deployment is the last-mile of a technology investment and in too many cases; its importance is underestimated with respect to budgeting, time, and resource requirements.  Too often channel partners undervalue the benefits of including professional deployment as a key component of their solutions. And these benefits are significant to the client as well as the channel provider.

  7. 5 Must-Have Mobile Computing Features For Manufacturing And Warehousing
    1/22/2015

    Mobility provides a number of advantages for manufacturing and warehousing applications, including everything from reduced manual errors to increased employee productivity to faster time to market. As warehouse and factory operators are increasingly realizing these benefits, they are turning to mobile solutions in growing numbers.

  8. How To Monetize IoT: Build Great App Experiences
    1/22/2015

    Like many phenomena, the Internet of Things (IoT) is sweeping across the planet like a polar vortex, leaving businesses scurrying to prepare. The buzz is not so much about the here and now, but in the boundless potential it represents — and how to best tap it. So how do you prepare for a concept?

  9. Services Provider Highlights The Benefits Of Autotask’s New UI
    1/21/2015

    Customers are beginning to use the latest release of Autotask’s IT business management solution featuring a new user interface (UI). The company developed the UI’s “human-centered” design with goals of improved usability and workflow and less complication, along with elevated intelligence via dashboards that present data in ways that are most meaningful to the user.

  10. Is Your Client’s Medical Information Safe?
    1/21/2015

    Five data security pitfalls for healthcare organizations to avoid.

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