Utilizing Wireless Technology To Better Your Business

In today’s world, wireless is most definitely the way to go. Smartphones are probably the most obvious and commonly used example of wireless technology. Each and every day, people from all walks of life pull out their pocket-sized computers to surf the internet, view videos, listen to music, send and receive messages and…oh yeah, make phone calls!

It should go without question that wireless technology should be a big part of your business. Wi-Fi, for example, has become as common as computers themselves in both residential and commercial environments everywhere. As a result, it helps you to significantly cut down on the clutter that is generally caused by excessive wiring. With less use of wire-required equipment, you also save a lot of money!

Less clutter, more savings.

“Wi-Fi wireless technology saves businesses a considerable amount of money on installation costs,” writes Amanda C. Kooser on Chron.com, “Companies no longer have to physically run wires throughout an office building, warehouse or store. This is especially handy for businesses that have workers that move throughout the location, but still need to stay connected to inventory or sales software through portable devices.”

Kooser also highlights Bluetooth technology as a way in which going the wireless way has benefitted businesses from all industries. The short-range wireless technology acts as a complement to Wi-Fi, she notes, and it is often used to transfer data between two different devices such as a computer and a cellphone.

Working on the go is made easy.

When you take advantage of wireless technology, you also break open the barriers previously set by the four walls that make up the physical dimensions of your place of business. With wireless technology, employees can work from remote locations in much the same way they would if they were in your office. VoIP technology has made this possible as it effectively turns your business phone into a communication centre that can branch out to places worldwide.

As Jeff Lund points out on BizJournals.com, “wireless technology isn’t just about remote machinery. Its advantages give workers remote access from anywhere on the manufacturing floor. It’s no longer necessary for workers to be in a control room, at a desk computer or at the machinery site to check on operations. It is now easier than ever before to monitor operations and manage remote sites while on the move.”

Accept payments anywhere, any time.

At Canadian POS, we highly advocate for the use of wireless payment solutions. We’re proud to offer the innovative Poynt Smart Terminal which lets you accept payments anywhere, with the security and convenience you should expect in your payment solution. It comes with EMV built-in so there are no dongles or extensions needed. You can connect to your network with 3G, WiFi or both!

As well, Poynt can go wireless for up to eight hours, giving you a full day of uninterrupted work! For more information about the Poynt Smart Terminal, please don’t hesitate to call Canadian POS at 1-877-748-2884 or email us at info@cdnpos.com. It’s time to go the wireless way!