Author Archives: Steve Pollak

Here’s How the Internet of Things Can Improve Accessibility

| By Steve Pollak

The future of IoT is a very promising one for improving ease of access for everyone.

How IoT is Helping to Grow Agriculture

| By Steve Pollak

Like many other industries, agriculture has been adopting technology for a long time – there’s even an industry term for it: AgriTech.

Why The Insurance Industry Is Embracing IoT Technology

| By Steve Pollak

It’s not especially surprising that the insurance industry is embracing the Internet of Things. Read our latest insights piece to learn why.

How IoT Will Enable the Smart Cities of the Future

| By Steve Pollak

IoT technology can improve the quality of life of citizens, save public money, and help governments do more with fewer resources.

How Small Businesses Can Benefit from IoT Technology

| By Steve Pollak

There’s a myth that big technology initiatives need to be championed by big enterprises. Don’t buy into that narrative.

Case Study: Banyan Hills Technologies Helps Swing King Scale Up

| By Steve Pollak

It’s a hot summer day in north Georgia and two employees of Swing King are digging a hole at a golf course overlooking Lake Lanier. Unlike the other holes on the course, this one will not be located on the putting green.

4 Signs that Payments and the Internet of Things are Merging Lanes

| By Steve Pollak

The Internet of Things is not a radically new concept. In fact, one example we can point to hits home with Banyan, given our history with kiosk and vending.

Ready, Set, Go! Keeping Programming Skills Sharp By Entering Contests

| By Steve Pollak

Some people like to spend their weekend mowing the lawn. Others plan activities like going for a hike. Still others like to take their dogs to a park or relax with a good book. Then there’s Mark Wutka.

How to Inspire Millennials to pursue a career in IoT

| By Steve Pollak

Across three rows, with laptops and smartphones in hands sit nearly 40 young men and women from a generation whose only recollection of the last great technological shift was a time when they could order the newest Harry Potter book online and when Apple announce the iPhone. Students at Georgia State, most them about 20 […]

How Self-Service Can Become More Human

| By Steve Pollak

We all long for the day when we will naturally interact with machines so seamlessly it feels human. Iconic films like “I, Robot” and “Avatar” depict a future where man and machine coexist. Remember Sonny? In “I, Robot,” he continued to learn from his interactions with people and became more and more humanlike. And this […]

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Dashboard

Canopy provides an operator with a centralized web portal.

Operations

A feature-rich user interface to help manage the implementation.

Facilities

Track customizable, detailed information about your locations.

Devices

Track information on all of your connected devices.

Customers

Canopy has customer relationship management (CRM) capabilities.

Transactions

Monitor and manage device transactions and revenue.

Payments

Securely transact from a device via your chosen processor.

Inventory

Gain visibility into your inventory levels across the network.

IoT Campaigns

Automate tasks through an easy-to-use framework.

Marketing

Create rich marketing campaigns that deliver promotional content.

Incidents

Canopy provides an integrated incident management solution.

Reports

Canned and analytic reporting capabilities are available.

“We knew we needed this from day one. It’s an enterprise class solution that’s going to allow us to monitor a fleet of these things across the country and have that real-time visibility.”
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Resources For Learning About the Internet of Things

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Here’s How the Internet of Things Can Improve Accessibility

The future of IoT is a very promising one for improving ease of access for everyone.

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The concept of Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) has become a part of the Internet of Things, enabling organizations to monitor and manage every aspect of their own network, including all the endpoints in the field.
What is Remote Monitoring and Management?

The concept of Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) – once exclusively the domain of managed IT service providers – has become a part of the Internet of Things as well.

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Why IoT Business Opportunities Continue to Grow

There’s virtually no industry that can’t benefit from the IoT, making its growth potential exponential – especially as businesses see the ROI from pilot IoT programs in adjacent industries and decide to invest in it themselves.

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How IoT is Helping to Grow Agriculture

Like many other industries, agriculture has been adopting technology for a long time – there’s even an industry term for it: AgriTech.

Read more
Insurance and IoT technology
Why The Insurance Industry Is Embracing IoT Technology

It’s not especially surprising that the insurance industry is embracing the Internet of Things. Read our latest insights piece to learn why.

Read more
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Machine Learning: Why Your Enterprise Should Care

Machine learning is having a heyday right now, acting as a fundamental part of many products and services that define 21st century life ranging from the audacious to the mundane.

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