Category Archives: Internet of Things (IoT)

How To Maximize Your ROI From Data

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

As you deploy some form of Internet of Things within your business – perhaps to better understand your customer, offer more specialized features and services, or explicitly to cut your competition off at the pass– you should be thinking about how to get the most out of the new technology.

Why Your Business Needs IoT To Beat the Competition

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

It’s almost a cliché that your business needs every advantage it can leverage to outperform the competition. On the technology front, there are a handful of emerging and maturing products and services that can help you differentiate yourself from the rest of your industry and in fact outperform them.

How Self-Service Kiosks are Changing Customer Behavior

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

The retail universe is starting to resemble a science fiction movie; as technology evolves at a feverish pace, the presence of everything from delivery drones leaving warehouses to customer location beacons on the retail floor is changing what it means to sell products to consumers.

Retail Analytics: A Beginner’s Guide

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

Can you predict your customers’ behavior? If you can, congratulations. That helps you better anticipate their needs and serve them better – which is good both for you, the retailer, and the people visiting your store.

IoT for Healthcare: A Huge Opportunity

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

Healthcare providers need ammunition to deliver better care at lower costs – and it’s no surprise that an array of connected devices – the Health Internet of Things, if you will – is leading that charge.

6 Tips for Delivering Engaging Content In Digital Signage

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

Understanding the best way to use digital signs to engage with customers, clients, or other audiences can seem like a challenging task. But it’s more straightforward than it first seems.

Why Restaurants Are Finding Self-Serve Kiosks Attractive

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

There’s a rebirth of high-end dining in many major cities, and seemingly every urban area has an abundance of choices including fast food, table service, home delivery services, and even meal kit businesses (liked Blue Apron and Dinnerly) to contend with. The bottom line: Every restaurant needs some sort of edge to poise themselves for success.

How IoT Can Enhance the Customer Experience

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

First, let’s focus on why the customer experience is so important. Companies such as Amazon, Zappos, Apple, Uber and the Dollar Shave Club have made it a central part of their brand.

The Evolution of Big Data, Predictive Analytics, and How It Will Affect Your Self-Storage Business

| By Banyan Hills Technologies

If there’s one thing that’s universally true, it’s that agile businesses flourish with changing times. This is certainly applicable to the self-storage industry, as any site owner or operator will tell you that renters aren’t interested in leaving their valuable property in the hands of anyone who doesn’t have the latest safety and security technologies in place.

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.

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Our IoT platform helps you achieve your business goals

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.”
Eric Hoersten
Swing King co-founder and COO/CTO

Awards and Recognition

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In marking the company’s sixth anniversary and in celebration of making the Inc. 5000 list for the second year in ...

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Inc. magazine today ranked Banyan Hills Technologies, an Internet of Things (IoT) company, in position 1209 on its 38th annual ...

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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.

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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.

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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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