Data Collection & Mobility Articles

  1. Rugged Mobile Hardware Market Saw $813 Million In Revenue Shipments In Q1 2016
    7/29/2016

    Quarterly report examines the state of the rugged mobile hardware marketplace. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Mobile Investment Rests On Collaboration Between IT Decision Makers And Operations Technology
    7/28/2016

    The next phase of enterprise mobile investment hinges on better collaboration between IT and execs. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  3. POS, Payment Processing, And Data Collection News
    7/26/2016

    Getac recently announced its new B300, an ultra-rugged notebook designed for the most extreme, mission-critical environments found in military and law enforcement applications, as well as with certain field service technicians.

  4. Florida Using Roadside Transponders To Track Traffic, Relieve Congestion
    7/19/2016

    State and local governments are implementing technology to respond to traffic woes. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  5. Guiding Principles For Taking Your Organization Into The Digital Age
    7/13/2016

    For some businesses, making the transition into a fully digital company is part of their normal business strategy. Tech companies, for instance, have no choice but to keep up with the times, and that requires the digital transformation. Other companies that might not have tech ties, however, may find transitioning into a digital business to be a significant challenge. By Rick Delgado, contributing writer

  6. Roddy Launches VAR/ISV Consulting Business
    7/5/2016

    I typically fill our blog with advice on tech trends and business topics. Today’s post is of a more personal nature. After more than 17 years with Jameson Publishing (formerly Corry Publishing), Jim Roddy, president of Business Solutions, speaker, and author of Hire Like You Just Beat Cancer, has left the magazine to pursue a new business venture.

  7. POS, Payment Processing, Data Collection, And IP Video News
    6/27/2016

    Datacap Systems has released TranCloud, a new EMV-enabled payments solution for mobile and browser-based POS providers. Engineered specifically for mobile/browser POS, Datacap’s cloud approach with small footprint hardware allows POS systems to process transactions through a variety of payment processors while simultaneously driving a range of PIN pad hardware from leading OEMs — all via the cloud.

  8. Overcoming Market And Technology Barriers To Use Mobile Apps In Hazardous Manufacturing
    6/16/2016

    A 2015 VDC Research survey found manufacturing organizations were facing challenges of outdated infrastructure, workforce transition, and an aging workforce, as well as issues surrounding overall worker productivity and safety. These issues are particularly significant for workers operating in hazardous environments, where paper-based or manual processes have traditionally supported workflows.

  9. Epson, BlueStar Execs Analyze The Channel’s “Mobility Metamorphosis”
    6/14/2016

    The “Mobility Metamorphosis” breakout session May 18 at the Retail IT VAR Of The Future Conference in Chicago featured insights from two veteranl channel executives: Luis Artiz, Group Product Manager, Epson America Inc. and Jason R. Firment, Director of POS and VARCOM,  BlueStar.

  10. While Most Execs Find IIoT Strategy Critical, Only 25% Have One In Place
    6/14/2016

    As IIoT increases risks of cyberattacks, business execs search for solutions.