An Apple a Day: How to Keep Your Fleet Healthy on a “Hi-Tech” Diet.

On-board technology, from telematics, to video, to collision avoidance and beyond, plays a critical role in the transportation industry.  The benefits of proactive adoption are clear, not to mention the requirements to adopt in order to meet federal mandates.  And, when properly maintained, these technologies provide transformative cost and efficiency benefits.

Get Ready for Retail “Deployment as a Service”

No longer an isolated, occasional event, technology deployment occurs almost continuously now, and retailers should be thinking about changing the way they plan, budget, and manage deployment cycles in this new world.

Technology is Your VIP Guest

The latest in-room and facility equipment, in conjunction with guests’ phones and wearables, promises to free up staff and reinforce brand loyalty. But improper planning for a variety of technology upgrades can create more work and even negatively impact your brand.

Online Retailers Invade the Storefront

Will brick-and-mortar retailers surrender the sales floor to pure-play online sellers? Not if they exploit their experiential advantages in the physical space—and step up their game on the technology front. Warby Parker fills eyeglass prescriptions in a converted bus in Austin. Amazon opens a bookstore for readers in Seattle. Rent the Runway opens by-appointment styling […]

There is No Such Thing as a 5 Minute Install

The adoption of aftermarket technology in commercial transportation has become pervasive in recent years.  Whether to cut costs, comply with the ELD mandate, remain competitive, improve business processes, retain drivers or a combination of these benefits, there are a variety of technology solutions available and more are coming, seemingly daily. With these new technological advances, […]

Hotel Technology: Deploy it with Care

The technology wave sweeping through lodging, retail, restaurants, theme parks, cruise lines, and air travel has now arrived at hospitality’s portico, promising to transform the guest experience. But be careful: Haphazard deployment will undercut much of the opportunity. For both business and pleasure travelers, a hotel stay will never be the same. Combine the ubiquitous […]

Velociti Inc. Completes Technology Deployment for Hirschbach

Velociti Inc. recently completed the installation of EpicVue and FlowBelow technologies for Hirschbach Motor Lines to aid their efforts for better driver retention and fuel efficiency. Riverside, MO. – August 27, 2015– Velociti Inc., a global provider of technology deployment services, today announced the completion of a technology rollout for Hirschbach Motor Lines. The project […]

Velociti Inc Ranks No. 4845 on the 2015 Inc. 500|5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 49%

NEW YORK, August 12, 2015 — Inc. magazine today ranked Velociti Inc. no. 4845 on its 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, […]

Public Wi-Fi to be Deployed for Pittsburgh Neighborhoods

The Kingsley Association is partnering with The City of Pittsburgh and Google to provide public Wi-Fi to a significant portion of Larimer and East Liberty. Pittsburgh, PA – 3/3/2016 The Kingsley Association on behalf of the Larimer neighborhood, along with The City of Pittsburgh and Google today announced a partnership to provide public Wi-Fi to a significant portion […]

Cloudy Thinking About POS Systems

Despite the Cloud’s obvious advantages, retailers should remember how much technology still needs thoughtful deployment and ongoing support in the store. Software as a Service. No more server in the closet or version-upgrade woes. Automatic backup. Sexy tablets instead of bulky terminals. Platform independence. Monthly fees with no upfront costs. No more viruses!