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Retailers' Increased Cyber Security Budgets

The New Cost of Doing Business

by Jennifer Ramstrom | 11.21.16

Like nearly every business today, retail and consumer companies are under siege from a near-constant barrage of phishing emails, SQL injections, insider attacks, and other nefarious cyber threats.

We’ve all read about the high-profile attacks—like a massive security failure in 2015 when cyber criminals accessed the personal data of up to 15 million individuals, including names, addresses, Social Security numbers, birthdates, and more.

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Pulling Out All the Stops:

Retailers Follow Customers into the Mobile World

by Jennifer Ramstrom | 11.18.16

With an estimated 80% of online adults using smartphones and 84% carrying them into stores, it’s not surprising that brick-and mortar retailers are adopting new ways to capitalize on the trend. Even if customers don’t make a smartphone purchase, the browsing they do on their phones often leads to a sale. Here’s a look at how today’s shoppers are using their smartphones and what savvy retailers are doing to accommodate them.

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Shopping with Smartphone in Retail Store

The retail industry is widely adopting cloud computing, with its investment in cloud technologies skyrocketing from $4 billion in 2011 to an estimated $15 billion last year, according to a recent Accenture report. Like the banking and manufacturing industries, retailers are recognizing the transformative role of cloud computing in today’s digital world.

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Digital Signage Displays

Digital Signage: A New Way to Engage

Maximize Your Message

by Jennifer Ramstrom | 10.04.16

In an age when customers expect instant communication and entertainment, retailers are rapidly flocking to digital signs.

One of the strongest benefits of digital signage is that it allows retailers to communicate and interact in real time—to grab the attention of potential customers and broadcast information throughout stores. With today’s technology, store managers can also send nearby customers personalized special offers and capture valuable demographic information.

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Wi-Fi for Mobile Devices

Heads Up, Phones Down!

A Look Behind the Scenes of Public Space Wi-Fi

by Tim Allen | 04.15.16

It’s been a little while since my last article, giving me some time to think about our “constantly connected world” and the interesting changes new technologies have brought to our daily lives (not to mention affecting my own behavior, possibly to my detriment).

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