Data Collection & Mobility Articles

  1. Government IT News For VARs — March 20, 2014
    3/20/2014

    In the news, government agencies face looming Windows XP support deadline, and the GSA looks to the incubator model for inspiration.

  2. Data Collection and Mobility News From February 2014
    3/18/2014

    Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in Data Collection and Mobility news, TEKLYNX enhances its bar code labeling software, and Motorola releases a new touch computer and expands its distribution agreement with BlueStar.

  3. Field Service IT News — March 18, 2014
    3/18/2014

    In the news, the FMCSA’s proposed rule that would require the use of electronic logging devices gets mixed reviews from the trucking industry. Also Forbes looks at the transformations cloud-based applications can mean for field service.

  4. Trace3 Plays Matchmaker For CIOs, VCs, And New Technologies
    3/17/2014

    Red Robin CIO And 2014 Outlier Award Winner Chris Laping Explains How The Program Helps CIOs Find New Ideas To Integrate Into Their Businesses.

  5. Education IT News — March 14, 2014
    3/14/2014

    While data unlocks a wealth of data, protecting that data is of the utmost importance. Loop in the data of students and the privacy concern increases exponentially, as discussed at the Microsoft in Education Global Forum. Also in the news, Hellman & Friedman is acquiring Renaissance Learning for $1.1 billion.

  6. Wasp Barcode Partner Finds Success Selling Total Solutions, Services
    3/13/2014

    When EMS Barcode Solutions began providing solutions about 20 years ago, business primarily consisted of selling hardware. Eric Sutter, founder and chief strategist for EMS Barcode Solutions, explains, though, things have changed.

  7. Proposed Rule Would Require Electronic Logging Devices
    3/13/2014

    Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a proposal to require interstate commercial truck and bus companies to use Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs).

  8. Field Service IT News — March 13, 2014
    3/13/2014

    Articles this week explore the benefits of wearable technology in field service and how fleet managers face ever-increasing challenges keeping drivers connected to their networks.

  9. Government IT News For VARs — March 12, 2014
    3/12/2014

    In the news, the proposed federal IT budget for 2015 totals a little less than 2014 — mostly related to the Defense Department’s requested tech budget. In other news, MeriTalk announces the “Fed RAMP OnRAMP” portal to help with the government transition to cloud computing, and the OTSP seeks comments from you on the impact of Big Data on privacy, the economy, and public policy.

  10. Why Solutions Providers Should Consider Offering Mobile Messaging — Now
    3/12/2014

    Business Solutions asked Anurag Lal, CEO at Infinite Convergence, about using mobile messaging for enterprise — and about solutions providers’ opportunities to add mobile messaging to their customers’ solutions.