Category Archives: Technology

Ignite Prism

Newly formed, San Diego based Ignite Prism, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Intellectual Property and technology platform of San Francisco based Prism Skylabs. Prism’s unique camera agnostic Business Intelligence solution is the perfect complement for Igniteble’s (igniteble.com) existing geofence and BLE proximity customer engagement platform. The newly formed company will operate […]

High Tech vs. Right Tech

With much debate surrounding whether a Retail Apocalypse truly did occur in 2017 — or is still looming on the horizon in 2018 — it begs the question of how retailers can prepare, if at all. There’s no question that the retail landscape is constantly evolving, with customers demanding more while their shopping habits change […]

New Year, New Features, New Pricing

It’s a new year, and with that comes new innovations and trends for retail. In particular, Forbes is calling 2018 the “year of technology” with more integration of it into mainstream retail. If retailers want to continue bringing in new and repeat customers, they can’t keep doing what they’ve always done — they truly have […]

Measuring a “Retail Revolution”

Business Insider’s research arm, Business Intelligence, recently published a presentation that highlights five top digital trends for 2016. In it, they identify the Internet of Things as the next industrial revolution of our era. According to the BI’s research, B2B investment in IoT solutions is slated to grow to more than $3 trillion over the […]

Announcing: Prism’s New Reports Feature

You asked for more flexible reporting tools, and we listened. The new Reports feature is now live, enabling total customization. Create any combination set of Sites, Areas, and Metrics to get exactly the data you need — whether you want entry counting, area counting, occupancy metrics, or dwell reports. The parameters are limitless: There are no […]

Behind the Lens: Stephanie Ho, Software Engineer

Internships are important to have on your resume when you start looking for a job, but sometimes the internship itself is great enough you’d rather have it be the job! Stephanie Ho, one of our all-star software engineers, started out as an intern at Prism — and then joined the team full-time after graduation. We’re glad […]

3 Ways IoT Will Drive Technology Decision Making in 2016

With Halloween behind us we have officially kicked-off the start of the Holiday Season, which means that we’re already starting to see analyst firms and technology authorities report on year-end observations and predictions. Last month, for example, Gartner shared the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2016. The report called out exciting developments like with […]

Retail: This is How You Make the Apple Watch’s Launch Success Repeatable

“Apple supposedly assumes most customers have ‘already decided they want an Apple Watch’” – Lisa Eadicicco, Business Insider “Sorry, Cynics: Apple Watch Might Be Company’s Biggest Launch Ever” — Damon Beres, Huffington Post What’s the difference between the tones of those two headlines? About one month and one hell of a strategy. The Apple Watch […]