The bank branch remains central, but its role is changing. Financial services legacy IT may finally be reaching end of life. Omnichannel customer connections are becoming table stakes. Here are six key trends shaping the financial services landscape.
Hitting Store Open Deadlines with the Help of a Retail IT Support Provider
September 27, 2017 | Post by Tom Alvey | 0 Comments
Despite the rise of online and digital shopping, the physical store still represents around 90 percent of all retail sales in the US. As a result, opening new stores with the latest retail IT is a strategic initiative that needs to be done effectively. Learn four consequences retailers face if they delay their store opening.
Who to Choose for IT Asset Disposition
September 21, 2017 | Post by Tim McCulley | 0 Comments
As technology evolves, what was once top of the line quickly becomes obsolete, and for many enterprises, this means constantly adapting and providing new equipment, software and applications.
But when you enable new hardware as part of your enterprise mobility solution, you also need to decide how to dispose of the old hardware, and protect the data that’s on it, all within state and federal regulations. Here’s how one company did it.
How Mobile Apps Improve the End-user Experience in Financial Services
September 20, 2017 | Post by James Bainter | 0 Comments
It’s clear mobile applications will define how companies interface into the future. The financial services industry is no exception. With the growing number of iPads in the office and the increasing trend of employees and customers accessing financial services online, applications are crucial to ensuring the best end-user experience.
How to Best Use iPads for Virtual Patient Visits
September 19, 2017 | Post by James Bainter | 0 Comments
In our digitally enhanced world, healthcare is yet another industry that has turned to using virtual connections instead of in-person visits. Virtual patient visits will soon be commonplace, replacing many in-person non-emergency or one-time care appointments. Find out how healthcare providers can best use Apple iPads to conduct these visits.
IT and Telecom professionals have their hands full. With the proliferation of mobile devices and end user mobility requirements, your ability to effectively manage mobile expenses, assist end users, device life cycle and manage asset security can be daunting.
Cloud, on Premises or Hybrid: What's Best for Your Workloads?
September 14, 2017 | Post by Bryan Erwin | 0 Comments
Since the dawn of cloud computing, companies have had to determine which workloads to put in the cloud and which to keep on premises. In the excitement of the early days, it seemed that everything should be in the cloud. These days, IT teams are taking a more strategic approach.
Choosing the optimal place for your applications takes time and careful thought. Different configurations work for different needs. Here are four key issues to consider.
Do Legacy Apps Have a Place in Financial Services?
September 13, 2017 | Post by Tim Fisher | 0 Comments
The pace at which technological advances are being made creates new opportunities as well as complications in an array of industries. Nowhere is this more true than in financial services. Cost burdens to maintain legacy systems and being able to adjust to fluctuating business demands in a secure manner has financial service organizations contemplating where to take their legacy apps in an ever-changing fintech environment.
What to Consider When Selecting an IT Help Desk Solution
September 12, 2017 | Post by Jill Randolph | 0 Comments
Not exactly a big business yet? You’ll be happy to know there are dedicated IT help desk options out there for SMEs. While it may be a bit harder to find help with comprehensive IT service desk management support options, once you do, keep these three tips in mind as you start to evaluate their services.