• The Rise of Remote Education

    Posted 06/08/2020 by Kyle DeWitt
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    Among the many things COVID-19 has exposed about our society, the varying degrees of technological preparedness among schools ranks high. When stay at home issues were ordered, many schools were able to quickly adapt to remote learning, while others realized they lacked the resources and solutions needed to ensure student success outside of the classroom. What once seemed to be a non-urgent, multi-year lift for school districts to upgrade has now become a necessity for ensuring that students don’t fall behind. Fortunately, there is great opportunity for VARs and agents to work with school systems to help them enter a more digital world, whether that be a complete overhaul or a few minor upgrades.

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  • Making Healthcare Facilities More Patient-Centric

    Posted 05/07/2020 by Robbie Cox
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    Learn more about the products offered to help make healthcare facilities more patient-centric. With the right combination of technology, healthcare providers can create a positive patient experience, while providing top-tier care.

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  • Why Healthcare Technology is Never a Purchase

    Posted 04/28/2020 by Ansley Hoke
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    It’s a fair bet that no patient has ever gone to their healthcare provider and said, “I need to buy an x-ray” or “I’m shopping for casts.” People go to the emergency room, or make an appointment to see their doctor, because they have a problem. They might be experiencing pain, shortness of breath, fatigue, or another pressing issue. And while ultimately there will be payment for services and products, most medical professionals would never consider their patients to be customers. Rather, patients go to their healthcare provider, the medical expert, to diagnose and advise them of what they need to treat their symptoms, to cure their illness, and solve their problem.

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  • Social Distancing or Physical Distancing? How ScanSource Employees Continue to Communicate and Collaborate Effectively

    Posted 04/20/2020 by John Harvey, Senior Executive Vice President, Worldwide Human Resources
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    Thanks to the widespread adoption of unified communications solutions, many of us are collaborating more than ever, just remotely. We’re swapping out in-person meetings for video calls and rely on cloud-based platforms to provide alternatives to in-person meetings. Given this new level of virtual connection, perhaps the more appropriate terminology is not “social distancing,” but “physical distancing”. 

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  • Heightening security during an insecure time

    Posted 04/10/2020 by Coy Hollingsworth, Director, IT Security, ScanSource
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    As the number of COVID-19 cases rapidly increases, more businesses must rely on employees working from home. While this helps heighten health and safety, it also can open doors to security issues.

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