Data Collection & Mobility Articles

  1. 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    A 2015 VDC Research survey found manufacturing organizations were facing challenges of outdated infrastructure, workforce transition, and an aging workforce, as well as issues surrounding overall worker productivity and safety.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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. POS, Payment Processing, Data Collection, And Physical Security News
    5/31/2016

    Genetec recently began shipping the new version of its turnkey network security appliance, the SV-32 v2. With built-in analog encoder cards, the SV-32 v2 offers a cost-effective solution to integrate legacy analog cameras as part of an IP transition plan. Pre-installed with the Genetec Security Center platform, the appliance allows for the consolidation of multiple remote sites within a single security environment, while supporting a wide range of future-proof IP cameras and door controllers to suit various deployments needs.

  5. Care Management Solutions Present Growing Opportunities For Vendors
    5/31/2016

    As healthcare continues to transition to a more results-driven era, smart VARs will want to stay on top of the changes. Care management solutions are looking to be one of the most promising areas of opportunity, an expectation supported by a Markets and Markets report.

  6. Brands Failing To Meet Customers’ Mobile Communications Expectations
    5/26/2016

    Forty-five percent of consumers identify e-commerce service providers as most effective vertical at mobile.

  7. 2 Presentations You Missed At Retail IT VAR Of The Future
    5/24/2016

    The Retail IT VAR Of The Future conference, powered by Business Solutions, May 17-18, featured a speaker lineup with 300+ combined years of retail and hospitality IT experience. The event educated VAR, MSP, and ISV executives about mPOS, POS-as-a-Service, Customer Experience, and Payment/Data Security.

  8. POS, Payment Processing, Data Collection, And Physical Security News
    5/4/2016

    Creditcall and Miura Systems recently announced that retail developers, ISVs, and VARs can now integrate the Miura M007 mPOS PINpad into Windows- and Linux-based retail POS infrastructure, in addition to iOS- and Android-based mPOS solutions, by using Creditcall ChipDNA SDKs.

  9. VAR Lesson From ASCII Milwaukee: Laser Focus On A Market
    4/28/2016

    At the ASCII Success Summit in Milwaukee today, C.J. Ezell, CEO of managed services provider PointClear Networks, gave an encore performance of his 2015 ASCII presentation titled “Adding Dental Integration To Your Managed Services Practice.”

  10. Machine Learning Could Be Weaponized In Fight Against ISIS
    4/18/2016

    Deep learning machines could help decode ISIS as a network and develop strategy for defeat.