Technology

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

AVAYA EQUINOX™ EXPERIENCE

by Amanda Williams November 17, 2017 ScanSource Catalyst

“Mr. Watson, I Want to See You!” Building on Alexander Graham Bell’s Moment of Inspiration On March 10, 1876, three days after his patent was issued, Alexander Graham Bell succeeded in getting his telephone to work. Vibration of the diaphragm caused a needle to vibrate in the water, varying the electrical resistance in the circuit. […]

Looking Back at the 2017 ScanSource Global Partner Conference

by Jennifer Clark November 16, 2017 AIDC

The ScanSource Global Partner Conference, or GPC as it was affectionately called, was three full days in beautiful Greenville, S.C., from November 7-9. From incredible evening entertainment, to informative keynote sessions that invoked tears, to a newly unveiled plan for ScanSource in 2018, GPC was a major success that included more than 1,400 attendees from […]

Mitel Unveils 2018 UCaaS Portfolio at ScanSource 25th Anniversary

by Jessica Duvall November 13, 2017 ScanSource Communications

Last week’s Global Partner Conference has now come to a close, and I can’t help but think about all of the exciting times we had last week. It started off with a Meet and Greet that provided the perfect opportunity for reseller partners to network with Mitel and ScanSource executives. In the 1COMM general session, Mitel’s President and […]

IoT. How the revolution is changing the enterprise workspace.

by Jill Kremer November 1, 2017 Business

Tagging substandard food while it’s in transit, so it can be removed from the supply chain before it causes illness. Pushing buttons to restock your pantry. Pickup, packaging, and shipping without a trip to the post office. Complete all of these tasks, and more, thanks to the IoT (Internet of Things). But, is your company […]

Join us at the ONLY UCaaS Panel Discussion at GPC!

by LaVonda Huskey October 18, 2017 Business
Intelisys Nectar Plantronics

ScanSource’s Global Partner Conference is almost here, and we are hard at work getting ready for our customers and manufacturer partners to join us in our hometown of Greenville, SC!

SATO helps you minimize operating costs to maximize ROI

by Jill Kremer September 29, 2017 Business

Sticker shock is a nasty surprise, but what about post-sticker shock? That can happen when you only look at the price of the equipment you plan to buy, but not at the cost to operate and maintain it. While it’s never been easier to compare products and prices, don’t forget to ask questions about cost […]

Contact centers call for change. You better answer.

by Terri Potter September 26, 2017 ScanSource Catalyst

The more things change, the more some things remain the same. In our ever-changing, fast-paced, competitive communications industry, the value of customers and the customer experience continues to reign supreme. To that point, contact centers (used to interact with customers) are absolutely critical to the success of businesses in today’s marketplace.

Warehouse Trends to Look For and the Technology to Implement

by Jennifer Clark September 15, 2017 Barcode Printing
Honeywell ScanSource POS & Barcode

There are several trends in warehouse environments that can be seen as disruptive by some, but also augment and streamline operations for those in the distribution center environment. ScanSource POS and Barcode outlines seven of these trends below, with some here to stay and others on the horizon. Read below for potential investment opportunities to […]

ShoreTel Spotlight: Jonny Williams

by Jessica Duvall September 11, 2017 Sales
ShoreTel

Say hello to Jonathon “Jonny” Williams. Jonny joins us all the way from across the pond. He was born just outside of London and grew up in Wales where he found a deep love for football. Or, soccer, as Americans like to call it. He moved to the United States seventeen years ago to work […]

Lessons Learned from RetailNOW and Investment Opportunities for the Future

by Jennifer Clark September 5, 2017 Barcode Printing

The Retail Solutions Providers Association’s annual RetailNOW show in Las Vegas showcased an abundance of technology and educational sessions for resellers in the POS industry. From cash drawers to printers to invisible cloud services, it was the defining show for consumers and providers to showcase their portfolio of retail technology. And while the expo showcased […]