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FCC Approves E-Rate Plan to Inject $2 Billion into WiFi for Schools and Libraries

by Jake Shehan August 26, 2014 K-12

Even when some WiFi support was available in previous years, it reached just 5% of schools and 1% of libraries across the country; recent legislature has greatly increased the funding and the opportunity to sell more WiFi products into this already-successful vertical. On July 11, the FCC voted to approve FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s revised […]

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 […]

The Path Forward Part 2: Our Plan Ahead

by Kevin Price April 7, 2014 Business

In my last blog I laid out my expectations for some of the big trends in the technology sector in 2014 and forward. Here’s a link to Part 1 of this post. Part 2 is going to dig deeper into some of Accucode’s strategic plans as we move forward. I’m going to share things that […]

How Do You UC?

by ScanSource Catalyst Tech Support March 26, 2014 Mobility
Aruba Avaya Jabra Spectralink

In addition to the blog, you can learn more about UC and how to begin offering a total solution by attending these three web seminars by industry expert Jim Sevier. Using a puzzle-solving theme, he will explain how to first put together the easy pieces and then fill the gaps with ScanSource. Solve the Puzzle Overview – […]

Under The Hood Of An Enterprise Access Point

by Jake Shehan February 13, 2014 Networking
Ruckus

When looking at an enterprise-level access point typically you do not see much difference from one manufacturer to another on the surface. They usually have a plastic casing and typically are in a rectangular shape and come in some shade of off-white. You have some with external antennas and some with internal and they all […]

PCTEL Launches Ceiling Tile Enclosure for Aruba Access Points

by Kristopher Hough February 10, 2014 Networking
PCTEL

PCTEL has added a new drop tile ceiling enclosure to the product mix designed specifically for the Aruba AP225 Access Point. The enclosure is designed to work with a 2×2 ceiling tile space and can be used in any 2×4 ceiling tile space with slight trimming to the 2×4 tile. It is a hinged door […]

Partner with Aruba Now While the Year is New and the Door is Open!

by LaVonda Huskey January 14, 2014 Enterprise
Aruba

Aruba Networks’ PartnerEdge Program Enhancements As the ScanSource Product Manager for Aruba, I’m pleased to announce that they’ve recently enhanced their PartnerEdge Program to help their partners keep pace with the rapid change and growth in the enterprise mobility market and reinforce their commitment to them.  The program enhancements offer improved partner enablement and rewards […]