ACUANT BLOG

Keeping Your Business Secure with Visitor Management

Security has been a growing concern for businesses, especially now that identity theft is on the rise. The Bureau of Justice Statistics found that in 2014, an estimated 17 million Americans were the victims of identity theft. Growing businesses are looking to...

READ MORE

Acuant Solutions Boost Accuracy and Efficiency in Healthcare

The healthcare industry has been embracing digital solutions, especially in the waiting rooms of healthcare providers. Instead of managing filing cabinets filled with paper, the staff at healthcare facilities are seeing the advantages of managing electronic patient records. Healthcare providers...

READ MORE

Information is Power

by Bruce Ackerman, EVP of Global Sales & Marketing The phrase scientia est potential is Latin for “knowledge is power”.  And while that may be true, I prefer the Latin phrase notitia est potential which means “information is power”. Imagine going into a...

READ MORE

Increase Corporate Security with ID Verification

The 2016 Global State of Information Security Survey from PwC found that the number of security incidents detected in businesses increased by 107% in 2015. Financial losses from these security incidents rose by 33%, which resulted in companies expanding their...

READ MORE

Survey Finds Car Rentals Lead to Car Purchases

A 2015 survey by Enterprise Holdings revealed that a positive car rental experience can get people to start shopping for a vehicle. The survey said that more than one in four customers reported that a great experience while renting a...

READ MORE

Connected Cars Dominate CES

At the CES conference in Las Vegas this year, Gary Smyth, the director of General Motors' Powertrain Systems Research Lab, commented on how the auto industry is headed towards driverless cars. The technology for autonomous vehicles is years away, but...

READ MORE

Malware Infections at Hotels

A series of malware infections at hotel chains has consumers worried – especially during the holiday season. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide publicly disclosed that malware has infected their point-of-sales systems. Starwood guests who used their payment cards at shops,...

READ MORE

Walmart Launches Mobile Payment App

Walmart is launching a new mobile payment system that will allow customers to pay for their purchases using their smartphones while they are in the store. The app will be tied to the customer’s payment card. Walmart customers have to...

READ MORE

Credit Card Malware During the Holiday Shopping Season

A new point-of-sale malware has been discovered just in time for the 2015 holiday shopping season. The latest form of malware can steal credit and debit card information when a customer pays for their purchase. The malware, which is called...

READ MORE

Loyalty Programs Keep Customers Coming Back

A study by the University of San Francisco found that loyalty programs at casinos can keep customers coming back. In the past, casinos used free drinks and hotel stays to attract people, but when every casino is offering the same...

READ MORE

Modifying Airline Loyalty Programs

American Airlines recently announced new changes are coming to its AAdvantage loyalty program. The airline will now be rewarding customers with frequent flier miles based on how much they spend, instead of on how far they travel. When airlines first...

READ MORE

Number of Homebound Patients Expected to Rise

In 2011, a study found that two million elderly Americans were homebound. According to the Journal of the American Medicine Association, these Americans leave their homes on the rarest occasions, and can spend at least a month in their home...

READ MORE

Questions?

Let's Talk Support