ghost

From the unseen bump in the night, to spiders, and even jump-scare horror movies, we’re all a little afraid of something. But what about Ghost Kitchens? Oh my! Virtually speaking, the whole transaction (ordering, purchasing, processing, and delivering) can be completed entirely through one’s mobile device. Hypothetically, this wouldn’t require the need for any physical …

Reusing old passwords is nobody’s business, but tricky cybercriminals, unfortunately. It fits you and everyone you know in your company to add additional security measures to your accounts and memberships. It’s time to throw out “Password2019!” and invest in more promising tactics, like Multi-Factor Authentication. Here we’ll discuss the pros and almost-cons of MFA and …

QR Codes are everywhere we look, especially nowadays. These two-dimensional barcodes are simple to print and display on physical stickers, signs, surfaces and even the screen of your mobile device. Many individuals are patrons of businesses who have crafted out their very own digital membership programs, where QR codes hold a popularity as well. Now …

IoRT

IoRT is also known as the Internet of Robotic Things. This combination possesses the power to reshape the future of robotics and automation, while disrupting the scene where IoT and robotics already exist. Robots are typically decorated with a plethora of sensors and modules to help with everyday tasks in each industry. IoRT promotes the …

Hundreds of businesses are jumping into what Blockchain has to offer. Early investors have come to find that there is tangible proof surrounding the positive benefits of how Blockchain is integrating itself into supply chain management. Companies using blockchain will likely save more money, by losing fewer products/items and better managing inventory with a greater …

We polled. You voted and the results came back with (Drumroll Please) Volanté! This year at VARTECH, we created the Most Innovative ISV Award, where we used our BlueStar Events app to poll VARTECH participants with their expert opinion on who truly has exhibited Innovation within the channel, this past year. All day Tuesday, attendees …

Virtualization

Retailers, especially Brick and Mortar, physical stores are always searching for a means of delivering cutting edge strategies. What allows them to stick out amongst the crowds. Just look at all of the other applications that have already been implemented in shops, such as AI, IoT, and so many more that have been working to …

SMBs

Software as a Service offerings are promising exceptional growth, especially within the grasp of small to medium sized businesses. But what is so appealing about these services and what makes them such a match for SMBs? Just to serve as a refresher, SaaS offerings are defined as a software distribution model in which a third-party …

When it comes to retail, POS is the heart of the industry. Major POS vendors offer additional functionalities such as workforce management, customer loyalty programs, and advanced analytics. These one-off applications don’t always meet customers’ needs. In the past, ISVs had to collect their data from the POS via an SDK that cost thousands of …

Value-added resellers (VARs) need to be aware of how mobility is the future of the modern warehouse, and how you can leverage your technologies to meet the needs of warehouses and distribution centers (DCs). For instance, the average consumer today has an addiction to convenience—getting products as quickly and efficiently as possible. With this convenience …