Church's Chicken CIO Marcus Wasdin takes a decidedly business-centric approach to technology design to lead the 63-year old brand into a digital future. The company is focusing on a global standards technology guide and digital initiative in 2015, and has eyes on the promise of Internet of Things for a wealth of operational efficiencies. In this exclusive interview with HT, Wasdin talks about the company's tech priorities in 2015, and offers a prescription for avoiding the anti-innovation ailment he's dubbed "IT Guy Syndrome."
Reliable and accessible Internet is a top priority for hotels. Guests are often traveling with multiple Wi-Fi devices, and consumption continues to increase. Hotels agree that investing in a bigger pipe, however, is no longer enough. The next adaptions focus on more robust access points, and better security.
HT takes a look at what hotel and restaurant operators should be doing to ready organizations for the EMV liability shift and offers four considerations for hotels and restaurants to prep for the next phase of payment security. Hint: drop the misconceptions and give tech partners a not-so-gentle push.
dorma+kaba to become one of the global top three companies in the security and access solutions market.
SMB users of TouchSuite's Firefly point of sale systems offered access to the company's cost-effective processing solution and its full roster of cutting-edge payment tools.
From the Starbucks POS outage to major foodservice locations rolling out tableside, mobile or online ordering, April was a big month in the point of sale.
The PAX S300 signature capture PIN pad is Heartland Secure certified.
Sands Expo now has the largest 802.11ac convention center network west of the Mississippi, covering over 2.25 million square feet. Fees from access and location-based services paid back the investment in the original Xirrus network in just three months.
The 2015 Data Breach Investigations Report looks at the cybersecurity landscape, including mobile security, IoT tech and financial impact of a breach.
One of the largest meeting facilities in the Midwest teams with Computers & Telecom Inc. to provide consistently strong Internet access.