TechDecisions Magazine, Spring 2015
By TD Staff · May 1, 2015 •
You’re a tech manager of some sort, right? That means you’re a facility manager, a CIO, CTO or some other position in which you’ve had tech-purchasing responsibilities thrust upon you. We're here to help. Take a look through TechDecisions Magazine for tips on integrating technology, Ed-tech trends a buying guide and more.
Energy Company Installs Brand New Whiteboard Technology
By Jonathan Blackwood · April 30, 2015 •
When the wife of an employee that works for SMART Technologies first heard about kapp, she introduced the product to her husband. Immediately he saw the benefit for collaboration and presentation in the product. After showing kapp to Tarpon’s General Manager, the company procured their first system.
Collaboration: An Overview of Oblong’s Mezzanine Featuring Research from Gartner
By TD Staff · April 30, 2015 •
Oblong Industries is excited to share with you the following Gartner report, IT Challenges to Planning the End User's Physical Work and Collaboration Spaces
Security Lessons from the Anthem Data Breach
By Jonathan Blackwood · April 29, 2015 •
With companies transitioning documents to digital, it’s important to keep that information secure. We can learn a lot from data breaches that have already occurred.
Tech Trends Shaping Mass Notification Emergency Communication
By Glen Marianko, Jason Snow, Mike McCarther, Joyce Essig · April 28, 2015 •
Analysis of current mass notification trends and how two-way listing, analog-to-digital and other factors will impact the future of MNEC.
Making Hyperscale Data Centers a Reality for Enterprise
By M.H. Raza · April 24, 2015 •
To meet or exceed end users’ performance expectations, network infrastructure must transform in a way that makes hyperscale accessible to enterprise, rather than limiting it to the massive data centers of cloud providers.
Rockbot Brings Music and Choice to Corporate Office
By Jonathan Blackwood · April 23, 2015 •
When Quicken Loans installed Rockbot into their corporate office it was the first time that music would be played throughout the office. Employees, able to choose the songs that play based on up-votes and down-votes, quickly took to the new practice.
Interview: BrightSign CEO Predicts Future of 4K
By TD Staff · April 22, 2015 •
BrightSign CEO Jeff Hastings discusses the growing demand for 4K content, the lower end of the digital signage market and if PCs will continue to be utilized in the space.
Purchase the Perfect Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) System
By TD Staff · April 20, 2015 •
To build a PSIM system you need to tailor it to your company's specific needs. It all depends on what types of security systems you have in place already. More than that, processes and checks and balance systems can also be tied into a PSIM system. Before you purchase one of your own, you want to know what a PSIM system is capable of. That way you can build the perfect solution for your company.
Deep Dive: Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) Systems Explained
By TD Staff · April 20, 2015 •
Our document explains the capabilities and security features that can be managed by a PSIM system.
Using CPQ to Deal with Business Growth
By Jonathan Blackwood · April 17, 2015 •
Configure, price, and quote software allows for a number of advantages to businesses, especially those trying to sustain growth.
AccuWeather Chooses 4K Display for Interactive StoryTeller Solution
By TD Staff · April 16, 2015 •
AccuWeather saw so much success with their StoryTeller solution that their vendors couldn’t keep up. ViewSonic stepped in to help meet the high demand.
How to Tell Video Surveillance Management and Situational Awareness Apart
By Michael Mesaros · April 15, 2015 •
Learn the definitive differences between video management systems (VMS) and physical security information management (PSIM) systems.
6 Popular Collaboration Platforms for Your Office
By TD Staff · April 14, 2015 •
We give you six collaboration and unified communication platforms that can help improve business practices for your company.
The First Steps to Installing an Access Control System
By Jonathan Blackwood · April 13, 2015 •
Access control systems allow for a security barrier between your office and those that want to enter. Some systems are better than others. Make sure you go in knowing what you want.