LMI Blog

Helping a National Restaurant Group Achieve Measurable Profit Gains

When Chipotle first began seeking a solution for minimizing employee theft while simultaneously increasing efficiency and optimizing the customer’s experience, the national restaurant chain’s search brought them to LMI partner Envysion. Chipotle’s legacy system was composed of VCRs and DVRs, none of which were tied into store point of sale [...]

August 12th, 2015|

Resolving the Challenge of 24/7 Network Access, Security and Performance for Distributed Operations

From multi-location enterprises to schools dispersed across multiple buildings and campuses, the challenge of achieving rapid-fire collaboration, communication and data exchange between both external partners and internal personnel is expanding. As network traffic increases, data throughput and information flow can be greatly diminished if network equipment and systems aren't highly [...]

July 23rd, 2015|

What’s the Big Deal about the Newest Wi-Fi Protocol?

Wi-Fi standards, the development of which is managed and ratified by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) have changed significantly over the years. From 802.11-1997, the first “official” Wi-Fi protocol, to the most recent release, 802.11ac, Wi-Fi technology has enabled networks to become faster and more reliable with [...]

June 2nd, 2015|

Network Access Points Come of Age

For many business professionals, the company’s network hardware isn’t something that requires any thought or attention―unless, of course, the network goes down. An in-house or third-party technician sets the network up, configures access restrictions, and users are off and running. As long as the network is working, everyone is happy [...]

May 15th, 2015|

Reap the Benefits of Efficient Network Cabling Design and Deployment

With network cabling problems accounting for 21% of computer network downtime*, and downtime costing more than $1,000 an hour in lost productivity for 42% of companies (and more than $10,000 an hour for 26% of firms)**, properly designed and installed network cabling is a vital part of corporate infrastructure. Yet, [...]

April 17th, 2015|