The Key Point Blog

05/24/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

According to PYMNTS.com, e-Commerce related fraud attacks have risen by 30% in the past year. Each high-profile security breach, data leak, or hacking scandal has heightened consumer awareness about the vulnerability of their personal information, and this has placed businesses in a difficult position. On one hand, enterprises need as much consumer information as possible to deliver relevant, personalized communications that can enhance the overall customer experience and ultimately improve satisfaction. On the other hand, these same enterprises are also obligated to protect their customers’ privacy while remaining in compliance with an increasingly stringent and complex web of regulations that instituted and enforced by governments working to protect their citizens. Today’s businesses must strike a balance between harvesting consumer information while also keeping it safe, and this can be a substantial challenge.

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05/21/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

Company Reaffirms Its Commitment to the Channel

Canon’s global office business is also performing relatively well, which Canon attributes to financial and leadership stability, research and innovation initiatives, and a strong sales network.

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05/17/2018

Deborah Hawkins

The traditional work environment is fundamentally transforming, and visions of the future Smart Workplace are emerging. Through the combination of the internet, mobility, cloud, sensors, and the internet of things, work can get done virtually anywhere people can communicate, collaborate, and transact.

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05/14/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

San Diego is known for being a hub of invention, from inkjet development to dynamic software solutions. Solimar Systems is embedded in that innovation hub, with 27 years of providing solutions to companies with workflow challenges. Their 2018 User Conference in San Diego (May 8-10) brought together their top users to share their solutions, learn about new features and provide feedback to the Solimar technical team. I am a huge fan of user conferences for the networking opportunities they bring for both the solutions staff and the customers. Face to face is always the best way to gain trust among users and for users to develop all-important relationships.

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05/07/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

Find out More about Our Custom Testing Services from Our Director of EMEA/Asia Research & Lab Services

Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab's services expand far beyond the limits of standard lab test reports.

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05/07/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

Last month, Pitney Bowes held a Software Technology Analyst Summit in San Diego, California. With 25 analysts in attendance from around the world, including senior executives from Pitney Bowes, the software team reviewed the company’s progress over the last year and offered insights into the short-term strategic directions of its software division. The event highlighted the launch of location-driven data services, user experience (UX) improvements to the location intelligence portfolio, expanded data and analytics features in the Spectrum Technology Platform, and a streamlining of the EngageOne communication platform. Pitney Bowes also showcased the upcoming introduction of its first fast and adaptable chatbot platform, EngageOne Converse.

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05/04/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

NAB 2018, the annual trade show of the National Association of Broadcasters, was held April 9-12 in Las Vegas. Show organizers were expecting more than 102,000 attendees and 1,700 exhibitors. A small section of the Las Vegas Convention Center’s North Hall was designated as the Immersive Storytelling Pavilion, where about twenty exhibitors were showing 360° and 180° cameras and related products. Camera vendors there included HumanEyes, Kodak PIXPRO, Insta360, YI Technology, Samsung, and Kandao. Here are a few highlights…

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05/03/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

See what we tested in the lab throughout April!

See what devices were tested in April and what scores they received in this infographic. Stay tuned next month for more!

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05/02/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

Stats, Facts, and Products, from Production Inkjet to Document Workflow

The theme of Innovate 2018 was “It Takes a Team” and, throughout the event, KYOCERA executives emphasized the importance of teamwork by noting that KYOCERA is the industry’s most dealer-centric document imaging company.

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05/01/2018

Keypoint Intelligence

At the crossroads of New Jersey, just off the bustling Turnpike and Parkway, lies the town of Edison. The town was named after one of the most iconic figures in American history – the prolific inventor, Thomas Edison. Over a century ago that Thomas Edison moved his research laboratory to the Menlo Park area. It was there that Edison would invent solutions that continue to impact our lives today from the phonograph to the electric light bulb.

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