This week, analysts forecast growth in the disaster recovery services market, and a DDoS protection services survey reveals companies prefer a having a service provider to stop distributed denial-of-service attacks, with response time backed by an SLA.
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Find Your Data Collection Sales Niche In The Public Safety Market
Discover the secrets to winning new business opportunities in this burgeoning market.
Do You Need A Mobile Data Collection Makeover?
Adapting its mobile communication platform to changes in the transportation industry is key to this VAR’s continued double-digit growth.
Sell Network Security As A Service To Reach More Customers
As network security threats continue to grow and become more complex, cloud-based security solutions are playing a growing role in helping VARs and MSPs protect their customers.
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Reasons VARs Should Consider Tapping Into Big Data
Tom Berarducci of Zebra Technologies tells why VARs should consider business opportunities related to Big Data.
Teamwork, Persistence Pay Off In Deal To Install Inventory-Management Solution
It was the deal that almost got away. A department store chain in the New York metro area had decided to buy inventory-tracking handheld computers from a competitor of systems integrator tekservePOS. But through teamwork with data-capture solutions vendor CipherLab and multiple meetings with the customer, tekservePOS persuaded the retailer to change course. The result was a $100,000 installation to manage inventory processes at the retailer’s 100 locations.
World Vision's LMMS Advances Aid With Intermec CN50, FieldWorker
World Vision, a global Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, their families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice throughout the world, administers aid distributions to approximately 12-15 million people each year through relief assistance.
Can Enterprises Trust The Cloud?
Despite the growing popularity of SaaS and its undeniable business benefits, one out of every four companies wouldn’t dream of turning to the cloud for anything – much less mission-critical functions.
Rochester Police Department Cuts Crime By 80% With Help From Serverless Computing
Rochester Police Department cuts crime by 80% with help from Pivot3 serverless computing.
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New RFD5500 Sled Transforms Motorola Solutions’ Enterprise Mobile Computers Into State-Of-The-Art RFID Handheld Readers
Motorola Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of mission-critical communication solutions and services for enterprise and government customers, recently announced the RFD5500 UHF RFID sled that can instantly turn the MC55N0, MC55A0, MC65 and MC67 mobile computers into lightweight, rugged, handheld RFID readers that deliver fast read rates and improved productivity for retail storefronts, warehouses and field applications.
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1861 Handheld UHF RFID Reader
Unique from typical RFID readers, the CipherLab 1861 handheld RFID reader gives you extended RFID reading and writing capabilities via most Bluetooth® mobile devices.
Dolphin 7800 Mobile Computer
For demanding mobile workforce applications that require multiple tasks be completed in a limited amount of time, Honeywell’s Dolphin® 7800 rugged enterprise digital assistant (EDA) delivers multi-purpose computing, communication, and data collection at desktop-like speed, empowering workers to get the job done, regardless of location.
CP30 Series Windows Mobile Computer
Designed for the demanding retail business and built compact with friendly programmable software support, the CipherLab CP30 puts more flexibility and capability in your palm to make the work simpler and faster.
LXE HX2 Rugged Wearable Computer The HX2, voice ready and designed to be worn on the wrist or waist, frees both hands making it an ideal solution for high-volume scanning and picking environments.
FIELD SERVICE MULTIMEDIA
The Advantages Of Mobility Podcast
In this Podcast segment of In The News from Global Talk Radio, James Foxall, President of Tigerpaw Software discusses the advantages of mobility and mobile applications in business today. James provides insight into the value of mobility and mobile software, particularly in the field service industry.
CipherLab 9600 Asset Management Video
Empower service technicians and support staff by giving them instant access to the information they need. With the help of CipherLab 9600 mobile computers, field workers can get directions to the location of an asset.
Glacier Showcases Rugged Handhelds At NA 2010 In this video (shot at the NA 2010 trade show in Cleveland, Ohio), Glacier Computer CEO Ron D'Ambrosio demonstrates the features and benefits of the company's M350 rugged handheld computer designed specifically for the healthcare industry.
Honeywell’s Mobile Computing Portfolio: Addressing The Changing Industry Landscape This video, shot by editor in chief Sarah Howland at Honeywell’s Fort Mill, SC, facility, provides an overview of two very different Honeywell mobile computing devices that address the needs of different types of mobile workers. Mika Majapuro, senior product manager for Honeywell, gives a demo of the rugged Dolphin 99EX mobile computer and the Dolphin 6000 scanphone.