Published By: Wheelhouse
Published Date: Aug 13, 2013
The key to understanding the evolving role of VoIP is recognizing that it’s a lot more than just another method for making voice calls. Buying VoIP means more than simply replacing your existing phone system with a functionally identical one running over an IP network. In fact, the underlying IP technology makes possible great advances in the convenience and capabilities of phone systems. Most important of these is that it allows the integration of voice calling with multiple other methods of communication. Both sellers and buyers of VoIP products that build their strategies around this reality will fare best.
Zebra Technologies analyzed the state of the hospitality industry and conducted two research studies. The first study focused on the hotel/resort industry and measured senior executives, IT leaders, guest services and marketing respondents’ views on guest needs, their strategic technology and service plans, and vision for the future.
The second consumer study measured travelers’ preferences, technology requirements and opinions on the factors influencing their overall satisfaction at hotels and resorts. The results of these studies are shared in this 2016 Hospitality Vision Study.
Published By: Nanorep
Published Date: Jan 25, 2016
This whitepaper illustrates how nanoRep’s precise interaction of technology and the human touch illuminates your customer's journey with your brand, allowing you to give them the convenience and personal connection they crave.
Industry leaders are engaging in multichannel integration for some very good reasons. More effective cross-channel strategies lead to more satisfied consumers as well as more efficient, more profitable retail operations. In fact, as the survey indicates, consumers expect integrated multichannel experience from their favorite brands.
In only a few short years, technology and changing consumer behaviors have upended the retail landscape. The digital consumer has truly come of age and expects a rich palette of retail options, channels, and experiences that provide ever-increasing value and convenience. Disruption, meanwhile, is arising from new competitors enabled by fast-changing technology, threatening established incumbents as never before.
Mobile applications have swept across geographic boundaries, cultures, and enterprises faster than any previous technology innovation.
Consumers around the world use them to find their way when they travel by car and verify flight details when they travel by air. They check bank balances and sports scores, reserve theater tickets and dining reservations, shop online, pay bills, download entertainment, and participate in dozens of other everyday activities—using convenient portable devices like smart phones and tablets.
The demand for this kind of convenience has spilled over into the world of work as well, and employees today expect to use their mobile devices to check email, participate in meetings, access files—even use enterprise applications, like ERP and CRM, that drive business processes.
Technology has drastically transformed the banking industry and the way in which consumers transact. Mobile banking is now the new normal. Many consumers, especially millennials prefer to do most if not all of their financial transactions via smartphone due to the convenience in which it offers. Even so, the popularity of mobile banking does not imply that the end of retail banking is near as research has shown that consumers still prefer retail banking for complex services such as loan applications, new account openings and advisory services.
Download the whitepaper to learn—
• How to build a bank of the future by leveraging the Internet of Things
• How to increase security, ease system management and reduce operational costs
• The benefits of migrating to a thin-client infrastructure and going paperless
Customers are craving- even demanding- rich experiences as they interact with the brands they love.
Watch this free webinar to hear how projections technology is impacting digital signage trends., allowing businesses to create captivating immersive environments that engage customers with their product or brand.
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Forrester Research identified click to call technology as one of the "Twelve Technologies That Will Transform Online Retail". Online buyers seek to move between phone and Internet channels in a single unbroken session, merging the best of both worlds: the immediacy and human touch of the phone, with the ease and convenience of the Internet. Read More.