Mobility

A mobile workforce is a productive workforce! This section of blogs is intended as a jump-off point for resellers to learn anything and everything related to mobility solutions.

Meet two Stars on the ever-changing retail horizon

by Caroline Gooding July 31, 2018 Business

In the rapidly evolving, mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) and customer-engagement industries, it’s essential that owners of retail establishments stay ahead of the curve. Store patrons now expect a whole lot more from their retail experiences—especially ones taking place in brick-and-mortar stores. It’s becoming more and more difficult to entice shoppers to leave the comfort of their […]

Sometimes playing it safe is the biggest risk of all

by Kristen Baker July 31, 2018 Business

There’s no constant like change—especially where technology is concerned—and the OS LTE migration proves it. So, it’s time for your customers to loosen their firm grasp on their legacy devices, because holding onto these products can hold them back. But, the good news is change doesn’t have to disrupt business.

Service end of life isn’t the end of the world…

by Megan DeMoise May 1, 2018 Mobility

As the internet and mobile computing become more and more powerful, businesses are looking for ways to become more and more efficient. With faster LTE now more ubiquitous and 5G service on the horizon, it’s becoming too expensive for carriers to continue supporting 2G and 3G networks. For that reason, Verizon will stop service for […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Rising Expectations for Technology in the Workplace

by Jennifer Clark August 4, 2017 Mobility

Whether you’re a millennial or a baby boomer, chances are you rely on mobile computers and smart technology to fuel most of your daily tasks. And whether you can remember a time before iPods and Game Boys, you know mobile computing solutions aren’t going anywhere and have made a permanent mark in our lives. Just […]

A Workplace Without Borders

by Jessica Duvall July 7, 2017 Business

The dispersed workforce is one of the most important business trends of the last several decades. Technology now makes it possible for organizations to grow far beyond their local roots and employ workers around the world, each of whom brings a vastly different experience, skill set and perspective to the business.

5 Outcomes to Consider Around Upgrading your EOL Microsoft Device

by Jennifer Clark May 30, 2017 Mobility

Some things were built to last. The Great Wall of China. The Pyramids. A Kitchen Aid mixer. But like the Berlin Wall, some structures — whether real or abstract — that were designed to keep people in, or out, come crashing down. Legacy Microsoft Windows mobile operating systems (CE 6.0, Handheld 6.5, and Compact 7) […]