8 IT Spending Trends to Look For in 2017

by Jennifer Clark November 16, 2016 Cloud Computing

According to Gartner, IT spending should rebuild in 2017 by 2.9 percent. This is a slight increase over this past year, while Analyst firm Forrester indicates growth in the tech industry to rise 5.1 percent. This can only mean IT is no longer looked at as just a cost center but rather an investment that […]

Marketing: How ScanSource Communications Can Help You

by Jessica Duvall November 11, 2016 Business
ShoreTel

ScanSource focuses on adding value to our ShoreTel resellers in many ways. We invest our time and energy in marketing and enablement programs for our partners, such as customized marketing packages, strategic marketing planning, lead generation and more. Here is a look at trends and hot tips to help you keep your marketing initiatives on […]

Taking Action on IoT Challenges

by Eric Hanselman November 4, 2016 Business

We’ve been deluged with information about the Internet of Things and its impact on the world, but there’s a critical aspect that’s been missed – the way in which all of that IoT potential is turned into action. Addressing that transformation can be a challenge, but there are ways to make it work. The new […]

What are the Deployment Options for Skype for Business?

by Jennifer Clark November 3, 2016 ScanSource Communications

What are the Deployment Options for Deploying Skype for Business? Microsoft’s Skype for Business is an enterprise-level messaging platform that gives customers two choices for deployment: on-site deployment (or on-premises), and a cloud-hosted option through Microsoft’s Office 365 Enterprise offering. Both options come with their own set of benefits and challenges. Helping your customers understand […]

SATO’s CLNX™ Series Printers Take Printing To a New Level

by Jennifer Clark October 28, 2016 Business
SATO

Barcode printers seem to be widely available for just about every market. Each offering the latest and greatest technology, it’s not easy to navigate which one has the best features over another. But sometimes you find one that seems to do practically everything, and offer reliability. While bells and whistles are nice to have, it’s […]

ShoreTel Spotlight: Chris Giordanelli

by Jessica Duvall October 26, 2016 Business
ShoreTel

Chris, a superhero buff, works in the Information Technology department (Development Branch) as a Senior Software Engineer/Architect. Here he spends his time building web applications that are designed to make it easier for our resellers, vendors and employees to buy and sell, while overall enriching the ScanSource experience. In his role, Chris loves the problem-solving […]

Say Goodbye to Communications Complexity

by Jessica Duvall October 25, 2016 Business

Tired of managing multiple vendors and dial plans, complicated phone system protocols, or restrictive network solutions?  Want a business phone system that “just works,” no matter your size, industry or need? ShoreTel IP business phone systems are designed from the ground up to streamline the work of administrators and end users alike.  Whether you want to […]

We would appreciate your vote!

by Melissa Andrews October 21, 2016 Business

Exciting news! ScanSource is up for Distributor of the Year in the Channelnomics Innovation Awards! Winner is based on popular vote, so we would greatly appreciate your support. You can vote here. Voting closes October 28, 2016. Thank you for your help, and as always, your ongoing partnership with us!  

Unified Communications: 6 Considerations for Vendor Selection

by Jessica Duvall October 11, 2016 Business
ShoreTel

So you’ve done your homework with regard to unified communications (UC) and have decided that your business could benefit from the improved collaboration capabilities it offers. You’ve also explored the various UC deployment models – onsite, cloud and hybrid – and have a good sense for which you’d choose. It’s time to start talking to […]

Hanwha Unveils New Technology at ASIS

by Jennifer Clark October 5, 2016 ScanSource Security
Hanwha

Hanwha unveiled exciting new products in their Wisenet camera series at the 2016 ASIS event in Orlando. Positioning themselves as a key player in the security market, some of Hanwha’s new cameras and technology can be found below: