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Retailers Need More Than Mobile Device Management

It’s well known that retail IT environments are becoming more complex and costly to manage, driven in large part by the introduction of mobile devices in stores.  In response, retailers are investing heavily in mobile device management (MDM) software, both to ensure security and to simplify roll-out and management of mobile applications.  According to a recent article on Integrated Solutions for Retailers, MDM software ranked second only to POS software in 2014 in-store software spending priorities. But while the mobile device ... Read More »

4 Major IT Themes We Took Away From NRF’s 2014 Big Show

EarthLink Business finished up another successful show at NRF 2014 this year.  Attendance was at a record high at over 27,000, and there was LOTS of energy.  Prospects, customers, analysts and the media came by the EarthLink booth showing strong interest in our PCI compliance and secure Wi-Fi solutions.  The ability to use Wi-Fi to gather data and connect with mobile consumers on social media were of particular interest.  And of course, there was our ever-popular free espresso bar, which ... Read More »

Global IT: Your Need for Unified Endpoint Management and Security

Dealing with diversity. Facing and embracing change. When you’re living in the world of IT, the terrain is all the more challenging to navigate…especially for those supporting global IT operations. Case in point: The Hay Group, a global firm centralizing IT across 47 countries. Among their challenges: A diverse PC hardware population. Supporting 14 languages (PC operating systems), with limited visibility, made it difficult for them to validate overall PC security. A highly mobile workforce. Managing securing in an environment ... Read More »