April 2009: Vertical Systems Reseller
In "Healthcare: Next Frontier for Digital Signage," VARs seeking viable digital signage sales opportunities outside the retail arena are advised to target the health care vertical market. Author Julie Ritzer Ross interviews Elo's Geoff Walker.
April 2009: FINETECH JAPAN
The Elo 1900L/2200L zero-bezel touchmonitors with Acoustic Pulse Recognition touch technology have been awarded the ADY 2009 award in the Display Module Category for their significant contribution to the flat-panel display industry. Press release.
March/April 2009: ClubWorld
Inside Job (653K PDF) - Mynt Lounge, a Miami nightclub, uses a new laser system and e:cue controller software, along with an Elo 1715L touchmonitor, for lighting control. The club's new lighting allows Mynt to create any atmosphere it wants.
First quarter, 2009: InTouch Directory Web Site
InTouch Directory uses the Elo 2200L desktop touchmonitor to provide electronic concierge services to smaller hotels. InTouch chose the 2200L based upon its clean look and ability to attract customers, as well as size, pricing, service, availability and quality. The InTouch web site includes a video demonstration using the 2200L.
February 2009: CasinoJournal.com
The Elo 2240L touchmonitor was recently featured in "Keeping in Touch," a Games & Technology Report from CasinoJournal.com by James J. Hodl. The introduction of touch screens in casinos allowed slot machines to become more interactive, but their use has rapidly expanded to areas such as helping guests secure gaming funds, cash out when play is over, order meals, and find places of interest around the property. Since spilled drinks, smoke and other potential hazards abound in casinos, the 2240L is made with heavier-duty metals and is designed especially for use in high-traffic casino gaming video-game entertainment and self-service kiosk environments.
Business Solutions value-added reseller (VAR) subscribers selected Tyco Electronics' Elo TouchSystems as one of the Best Channel Vendors for POS Hardware. This independent, third-party endorsement reinforces Elo's reputation for delivering exceptional value to the channel. Elo received high marks for Product Features, Product Reliability and Product Innovation.
January 2009: Cyberlink
CyberLink Corporation and Elo TouchSystems announced that they are working closely to develop touch-optimized solutions. The companies are sharing both hardware and software, recognizing that multi-touch solutions require tight matching of the software to the design and capabilities of the hardware. Press release.
November 2008: Retail Technology Review
In 2004, Système U - the number 6 retailer in France with almost 8.5% market share - decided to renew its cash register systems. With over 9,000 check out-lane systems in 860 stores, Système U knew exactly what was required and wanted to invest in a top solution. The provider who could meet these expectations was clear: Tyco Electronics' Elo TouchSystems, the inventor of touch technology. Read more.
September 2008: The Economist
Touching the future (254K PDF) - Touch screens are becoming an increasingly popular way to control mobile phones and other devices. How does the technology work, and where is it heading? This article includes Elo's role in developing the first touchscreens, as well as a brief discussion of how touchscreens will be increasingly used in computer displays.
April 2008: Business Solutions
Lead the Digital Signage Revolution (706K PDF) - Preferred Digital Signage, an ISV, offers a turnkey digital signage solution that includes a 32" Elo TouchSystems display with surface acoustic wave (SAW) touch technology.