Across industries, spending on public cloud services will reach $195 billion in 2020, more than double the outlay in 2016. And retail is one of three industries that will see the fastest growth (the other two being media and telecom). In fact, three-quarters of all “digital-born” retailers won’t even consider an omnichannel commerce platform that isn’t cloud-based.
Harnessing IoT in Public Sector Applications
April 07, 2017 | Post by Will Winn | 0 Comments
IoT holds several applications in the public sector, including municipalities at the state, county and city levels as well as K-12 and higher education. A network based on IoT sensors enables organizations to gain information about what is happening in their vicinity in real-time or near real-time – including building occupancy data, analytics from video surveillance cameras or integration with a public safety network, for example. The data can ultimately lead to increased productivity, new streams of revenue and enhanced citizen experiences.
Enterprise Mobility Management & Device Sourcing: A Consultative Approach
April 06, 2017 | Post by Steven Pike | 0 Comments
An enterprise mobility partner will work in a consultative way to understand your business, then recommend the best devices to fit well with your business needs. Learn why this approach saves you time, money and the threat of negative outcomes from your enterprise-wide purchase.
4 Ways Retailers Fail When Deploying New Retail Technology Solutions
April 04, 2017 | Post by Tom Alvey | 0 Comments
The retail landscape is littered with poorly integrated retail IT, failed experiments and abandoned equipment from store refresh projects. These incomplete or failed projects cost time, money and effort without delivering on their intended results – plus they can damage sales and customer relationships in the process.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is helping to secure public spaces, thanks to innovative physical and cyber security IT solutions. IoT enables organizations to gain important information in real time, leading to faster reaction times.
Service Desk Support: Your IT Department has Better Things to Do
April 03, 2017 | Post by Michelle Beauchamp | 0 Comments
Imagine if you could cut down the number of tasks your IT team owns, enabling team members to prioritize and manage the most critical tasks to your business, without interruption.
Keeping Device Selection Under Control with an Enterprise Mobility Suite
March 30, 2017 | Post by Tim McCulley | 0 Comments
Selecting the right devices is difficult. You want to meet the demands of end users while maintaining efficiency inside your organization. Find out how a partner can help.
Retailers have been talking about omnichannel commerce for more than a few years now — though most would admit a consistent omnichannel experience is still largely aspirational.
Taking a Proactive Approach to Retail IT Maintenance
March 28, 2017 | Post by Tom Jacobs | 0 Comments
New retail IT systems and equipment need to be procured, tested and deployed before you can design and build a great omnichannel experience. But once in place, these new technologies open up a realm of new possibilities and can fundamentally change the way retailers and customers interact…until they don’t work.
The Future of Breach Protection
March 27, 2017 | Post by Patrick Lee | 0 Comments
Security strategies focused solely on breach prevention are no longer enough to keep your organization safe from cyber attacks. Traditional security controls continue to be important, but need to be part of a broader defense-in-depth strategy that emphasizes both quick breach detection and response.