Dec

10

Data Center

5 steps to approaching cloud-based backup in the data center

Instead of building your own backup solution or collocating with another data center for offsite data recovery, you can leverage the cloud for offsite backup and replication purposes. It’s appealing to many businesses because of the cloud’s consumption-based cost model. However, one size does not fit all, and cloud-based backup should be just one part of your overall data recovery strategy.

Dec

3

ProAV

4 ways IoT can supercharge digital signage

We’ve all read news about the rise of IoT and the estimated tens of billions of devices projected to be deployed by 2022, but it’s difficult to understand how IoT might impact your business. What do those billions of devices amount to in terms of sales potential?

Aug

3

Document Imaging

Five document imaging resolutions for the new year

It’s that time again, when we make resolutions for the coming year—to start an exercise regimen, for example, or cut down on sweets.

Dec

3

Security

Do your customers know the 6 dangers of virtual assistants?

Virtual assistants seem to be virtually everywhere these days. They’re being embedded in phones and motor vehicles and being used in more and more homes and workplaces. Despite their utility and convenience, however, virtual assistants present some security risks. Here are the 6 that are most often cited:

Dec

10

Data Capture/POS

DCPOS trends to take to the bank in 2019

Business slows down a bit for solution providers in December, which makes it the perfect time to do a self-assessment of the previous year and formulate a game plan for the following one. We spoke with Daryl Schuster, Ingram Micro’s barcoding and POS expert, to get his opinion on 2018’s most significant retail trends and where you should focus your energy in 2019. According to Schuster, the biggest DCPOS trends of 2019 are centered on customers—both your customers and the customers they serve.

Nov

30

Integrated Solutions

Coexist: SSDs and HDDs

Remember when you really didn’t have much choice when it came to storage types? If you owned a standard desktop or laptop, it ran on traditional hard drives with spinning disks (HDD). If you had a small, lightweight, mini laptop, it ran on solid-state flash memory (SSD).

Dec

3

Unified Comm & Collaboration

Listen up! 5 high-def audio trends for 2019

We’re ending the year by identifying key technologies you don’t want to overlook in 2019. First, we evaluated conference room cameras, then we tackled collaboration screens. In today’s blog, we again went to Ingram Micro’s in-house UCC experts—Curt Vurpillat and Chad Simon—to learn more about the latest conference room audio trends. Here are 5 trends to watch:

Manufacturer Posts

Manufacturer Posts

Dec

4

Cisco

8 ways Ingram Micro and Cisco can help your sales team

As an Ingram Micro and Cisco partner, there are a number of resources available to assist your sales team. Here are 8 specific examples to keep top of mind:

Vertical Posts

Vertical Posts

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