• The Rise of Telemedicine

    Posted 07/30/2019 by Kristin Hill
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    The healthcare industry is booming, but it isn’t always an area that partners may think of when it comes to delivering unified communications (UC) and security solutions. However, as healthcare providers continue to look for ways to cut costs without sacrificing quality of care, many have decided to invest in telemedicine, a revolutionary way to remotely diagnose and treat patients. While it won’t ever replace the necessity of some in-person doctor visits, it can boost efficiency and outcomes for both the provider and the patient.

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  • How to Prepare for the Rising Prominence of Working Remotely

    Posted 02/14/2019 by Brian Cuppett
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    The number of U.S. employees who work remotely is on the rise, largely due to advancements and improvements in unified communications (UC) systems. In fact, a 2016 Gallup survey found 43% of respondents worked from home at least once in the last year, and the U.S. Employee Workforce report cited a 115% increase since 2005 in the number of workers who worked from home at least half of the time. So, why the rise in popularity? It turns out that the ability to work remotely benefits not only employees, but the company, too. That’s why having a discussion with your partners about the implications of working remotely represents an investment in their business and in their human capital.

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  • Have you booked your visit to a Polycom Experience Center yet?

    Posted 01/08/2019 by Kate Menzer
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    Do you have a customer interested in seeing Polycom solutions in person? If so, our ScanSource team would love to help you schedule and coordinate a visit to one of Polycom’s four Executive Experience Centers, located in New York City, San Jose, Herndon or Austin. During your visit, you and your customer will get to experience Polycom solutions in a customized briefing for your industry and specific business needs. Senior leaders and solutions experts will be on hand to discuss Polycom solutions, as well as any questions you and your visitors may have. Visiting a Polycom EEC is one of the many approved activities in which you can earn points for the Polycom Partner Program!

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  • Take Your Cisco Webex Solution to the Next Level with LG and Oblong

    Posted 12/18/2018 by Nathan Lord
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    So here’s the deal... I’m an “old” ScanSource guy (old in tenure, young at heart) but I’ve recently moved into a new role here. I’ve been pushing barcode scanners, mobile computers, printers... the whole POS/AIDC stuff for 10+ years and here I find myself on the Cisco Collaboration side of the business now. What do I mean by “Cisco Collaboration” in regards to this new role? I’m glad you asked...

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  • ScanSource 1COMM Solution Summit Highlights Key Areas for Growth in 2019

    Posted 10/26/2018 by Jennifer Clark
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    If you’ve attended more than one ScanSource event then you’ve probably noticed a few consistent themes: great food, engaging networking opportunities, enjoyable entertainment, unique locales, and outstanding content related to global technology solutions.

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  • Simplify Your Huddle Room Deployment

    Posted 10/12/2018 by Angela Diamantis
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    In today’s global corporate environment, collaboration is essential for productivity and innovation. In order to successfully deploy a reliable and intuitive end-user friendly huddle room, there are a couple of key points you should take into consideration.  —Source equipment that is professional grade but also easy to install.  —High quality audio is mandatory. Poor audio is the biggest reason why meetings fail.  —Meeting participants expect high-resolut...

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  • The Importance of Networking and Infrastructure in Your Next Communications Deployment

    Posted 09/27/2018 by Cory Shehan
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    For many partners who sell into the UC, CC or video space, selling networking and infrastructure solutions might seem like a daunting task. This segment spans a wide range of components – from routers and Wi-Fi to battery backup and gateways – all of which are critical to successful communications deployments. Want to be a trusted advisor to your customers about these technologies? What questions should you ask to get the conversation started?

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  • New Ideas on Display with USAV

    Posted 04/03/2018 by Ryan Puls
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    USAV, a group of integrators, manufacturers and service providers with a shared passion for the audio-visual industry, gives ScanSource the platform to collaborate with partners at events throughout the year. After being purchased by PSA Security Network in 2017, this year’s Spring Integrator Meeting offered a crossover and convergence of the audio-visual and security industries.

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