Whether it's mobile kiosks, e-commerce or a more traditional in-store transaction, your customers really crave one thing: convenience.
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The product combines local backup and archiving features with a cloud platform that provides off-site redundancy.
The latest small business bundle in the zBoost product line includes an upgrade device that adds 4G data coverage capabilities.
Cloudfinder already works with Google Apps and Microsoft Office 365, as well as on-premises data.
Swipely adds measurement and analytics capabilities to local merchant loyalty toolkit, while Constant Contact updates content creation services.
The BizNAS line, starting at $699, automatically acts as a Dropbox synchronization point, copying data to disks for secure offline backup and archiving.
Interest in smartphones and tablets may be blurring the lines between personal and professional lives, but don't forget the importance of managing notebook computers.
Many small businesses are investing in mobile search and local marketing campaigns. Make sure the tool or service your company chooses is backed by thorough analytics.
Startups MokiMobility and Revel Systems are teaming up to marry PCI monitoring and management with iPad point-of-sale technology.
AnyMeeting offers six months free for small businesses currently using WebEx and GoToMeeting.