Technology

In this section, you’ll find a variety of technology information about communications, networking, physical security and AIDC.

Connecting the Honeywell Granit to the Honeywell Thor VM2

by Ken Campbell August 14, 2014 Technology

Here is a PDF our Scanner Team created.  It details connecting the Honeywell Granit 1911i cordless barcode scanner to the Honeywell Thor VM2 (Vehicle Mount Terminal) using Bluetooth.   Download PDF

ScanSource 3D Introduces 3D Printing and Scanning

by Lily Whitaker August 11, 2014 3D
3DSystems Artec

The world of 3D printing and scanning is mind-blowing! Every day I see new uses for the technology. A very popular use is scanning humans and printing figurines. Think about it – you’re at the mall and see someone at a kiosk with a 3D scanner. It would immediately grab your attention. You inquire about […]

Connecting Honeywell Granit 1911i to Apple iOS and Android Devices

by ScanSource Technical Services July 25, 2014 AIDC
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Note:  On-Screen Keyboard Toggle is not supported.  An iPad was used in this demonstration but the process is similar for Android devices. The barcodes can be scanned off most screens; however, the four pin numbers and Save must be scanned within 60 seconds.  Having a printed copy of the instructions can make this process easier. […]

HIMSS Executive to Headline Chicago Smart VAR Healthcare Summit

by Nathan Lord July 11, 2014 AIDC

If you haven’t heard yet, you’re missing out! ScanSource and Business Solutions Magazine are partnering to offer resellers some business-changing information in the healthcare vertical through a joint effort called, the Smart VAR Healthcare Summit. Kicked off in New Jersey in May, more than 100 attendees were on hand to hear industry experts and end-user […]

ScanSource Offers A New Extreme!

by Meg Hunter June 3, 2014 Networking
Extreme

I am thrilled to announce that ScanSource is now carrying the entire Extreme Networks portfolio – including both legacy Extreme and the recently acquired Enterasys Networks products! The addition of Enterasys Networks products to our current Extreme Networks offerings expands our customers’ options for high-end switching, routing, and wireless access points. We are truly taking […]

We are having a Summer Sale on Avaya IP Office Certification classes!!

by Beth Dameron May 27, 2014 IP Security
Avaya

We are having a Summer Sale on Avaya IP Office Certification classes! The more you buy, the more you save!  Anytime you register two or more seats in any combination of IP Office Basic Implementation Workshop 10S00005K or the IP Office Advanced Configuration Class 5S00004K at the same time, get a $250 discount per class!*  (Classes […]

Ruckus Brings Together Smart Wi-Fi with Cloud Computing to Simplify the Provisioning, Management and Monetization of Wi-Fi Access with SAMS

by Jake Shehan May 6, 2014 Cloud Computing
Ruckus

The Ruckus Team at ScanSource is really excited about the introduction of Ruckus’ Cloud-Based Smart Access Management Service, SAMS for short. The ability to manage a Wi-Fi network in the cloud is yesterday’s news. Unlike the dozens of other offerings already in the market, SAMS enables partners to manage and monetize the access points they […]

I have a back-up plan in place, why do I need a disaster recovery plan?

by Bryan Gaines May 1, 2014 Cloud Computing

This week I decided on a topic that gets a lot of buzz around the IT community.  I would like to educate some, from my point of view, on why disaster recovery should be an important piece of every end-user’s plan.  Only around 3% of server failures come from natural disasters.  The most common factors […]

Low-Cost, High-Performance Imaging Technology from Datalogic

by Nathan Lord April 30, 2014 AIDC
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In early 2012, Datalogic released a low-cost imaging scanner in limited markets called the Quickscan Lite. After deploying hundreds of thousands of these units in those markets, in September 2013, they made these units available to the US market.

Can Premise and Hosted Video Thrive in Same Marketplace?

by Bryan Gaines April 28, 2014 Cloud Computing
AGT AvayaRadvision Cisco PGi Polycom

In considering a good topic for this week, I thought about something that is probably on a lot of our customer and vendor minds. Can premise and hosted video thrive in the same marketplace?  Absolutely!  In fact, they should be used to complement one another. Even with the popularity of the cloud, video hardware sales […]