Retail Articles

  1. Management Is Most Vulnerable To Attacks
    7/19/2016

    As cyberattacks escalate, enterprises need to be aware of vulnerabilities and protect accordingly. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Q&A: Real-World Benefits Of An RSPA Membership
    7/14/2016

    Kelli Stewart, operations manager at Indiana-based VAR Advanced Data Systems, discussed the benefits of being an RSPA member at the 2016 Retail IT VAR Of The Future conference on May 18, 2016 in Chicago. The Q&A included Bob Fiorentino, Member Services Leader with the RSPA. Stewart talked about the valuable networking at RSPA events, taking advantage of resources like member discount programs, and what the RSPA has done for her business.

  3. Regulations For Commercial Drone Use Released By FAA
    7/11/2016

    Regulations create new opportunities for business and government to use drones By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. 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.

  5. Helping CISOs Overcome Cybersecurity Solution Fatigue
    7/5/2016

    Report provides strategic recommendations to ensure optimal security.

  6. CEOs Say Security Execs Are At Risk Of Losing Their Jobs Over Poor Reporting
    6/30/2016

    Cyber risk reduction transcends identification by IT execs and must include clear communication.

  7. Helping Enterprises Battle Ransomware
    6/30/2016

    Holistic approaches to cybersecurity threats helps protect data better.

  8. 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.

  9. DattoCon 2016 Day 2 Highlights – Defeating Ransomware And Selling VoIP
    6/23/2016

    One of the biggest recurring themes at this year’s DattoCon event was ransomware, the insidious malware that encrypts your customers’ files and asks them to pay hefty fees – to cybercriminals – to get their data back! George Anderson, product marketing director at Webroot shared some sobering stats and insights on the negative impacts of ransomware.

  10. How Software Companies Are Overcoming EMV-Related Challenges
    6/17/2016

    Total Merchant Services is a credit card merchant account acquirer that provides solutions to merchants and sales partners while focusing on technology-driven products designed to help small businesses prosper and grow. Scott Blum is VP of Marketing, Business Development and Software Partners for Total Merchant, which was named the 2012 ISO of the Year by the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) for providing payment industry sales professionals with outstanding product and service innovation.