As hackers continue to take advantage of unsuspecting restaurant operators, the need for security measures and PCI compliance becomes ever more important. Smoothie King's IT business solutions analyst, Russell Dardenne, offers three data security strategies.
The survey, which asked road warriors about mobile and social application preferences and usage, found that access to these tools is an integral part of time management on the road.
A new security brief from RSA highlights how emerging services and technologies are reshaping the electronic payment landscape by shifting focus from risk protection to risk removal.
New device helps hotels simplify the delivery of converged IP services, redefine network cost models, and eliminates complexity from pulling wires everywhere.
On July 1, Starbucks will turn on one-click, free Wi-Fi through AT&T in all U.S. company operated stores. Building on that, Starbucks plans for a new online customer experience called the Starbucks Digital Network which will debut later this fall.
By using Mocapay's mobile suite, merchants are able to launch mobile payments and deliver promotional offers before, during and after encounters with guests, allowing for ongoing engagement with their customers.
Implementing more comprehensive PCI services, McAlister's will increase initiatives during the second half of the year to communicate the importance of compliance.
Facebook and Twitter may be the social networking tools of choice today, but there's a new category of tools poised to make an impact on hospitality: geo-social networking. Find out which tools are driving this trend and how they can help you to win customer loyalty.
A continuing surge in mobile Internet usage, coupled with the growing penetration of integrated GPS receivers, will see location-based local search and information services used by nearly 1.5 billion mobile users by 2014.
Advanced Wi-Fi technology will help the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group to deliver a wide range of converged services over a single network in hotels throughout Europe and Asia.