James E. Gaskin

James E. Gaskin writes books (16 so far), articles, and jokes about technology and real life from his home office in the Dallas area. Gaskin has been helping small and medium sized businesses use technology intelligently since 1986.

Best NAS boxes for small business

Review: Can a NAS box run your entire SMB?

Review: Can a NAS box run your entire SMB?

New network-attached storage devices add app server and Web server capabilities.

American Cancer Society embraces big data

American Cancer Society embraces big data

Teradata data warehouse delivers impressive performance gains, opens doors to additional data-driven improvements.

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Addressing the document workflow monster in education

Finding a document workflow solution with software to manage curriculum workflow, and that will manage all printers across a campus or district will improve teacher efficiency and lower overall costs.

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Today’s document solutions: New printing, more features, less training

Choosing the right document solution leads to getting the right printer, improving employee efficiency with the right workflow decisions, and skips all those boring training classes.

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One device to rule them all

Ready to configure your document-intensive workflows and processes inside your software so your multifunction printer will be the hub of your middleware platform? With the right printer, all these things are possible.

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What you need to know about document management in healthcare

Security, mandatory in healthcare, requires printers to authenticate users, keep stored information away from non-authorized users, and protect printouts. Here’s what you need to know.

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Conserve resources, improve total cost of ownership

Research firm IDC reported that over 3.1 trillion (with a T) pages were printed in 2010. With that much volume, some control is better than no control. And management of modern printers does the best job to date of tracking printing...

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5 best practices for managing modern document workflow

A printer is no longer a single office machine. Now a printer is one component in a managed, secure, collaborative workflow solution. If not, you have the wrong printer vendor.

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Are you plagued with BYOD printing problems?

Many companies allow users to bring their own devices (BYOD) to work. There are many areas to consider in the BYOD world, but for now, let's just look at the problem of how BYOD devices will print.

Transform your iPad into a telepresence robot

Double Robotics gives iPad wheels and lets you 'be there' without being there.

NAS appliances: Not just raw storage anymore

When we did a roundup of Network Attached Storage devices seven years ago, the products boasted an amazing (for the time) 1TB of disk space. This time around, we're testing six units that sport 8TB or larger storage capacities. While...

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