Transforming the experience
For tech-savvy shoppers—with smartphones, the Internet, and instantaneous access to price comparisons—a successful shopping experience goes way beyond price. Shoppers want to be engaged, entertained, and educated by experts during their online or on premise excursions. They want rewards for their loyalty, immediate access to desired product, and a no-wait, instantaneous checkout experience.
For omnichannel retailers, satisfying those shoppers and their business’s bottom line is not a matter of simply upgrading or layering new technology on top of old. It’s a matter of doing more and expecting more.
- Simplifying and strengthening shopper engagements.
- Unifying and virtualizing to implement more store-specific assortments.
- Analyzing and and enabling more shopper solutions.
- Collaborating and creating personalized promotions.
A GDT Retail Assessment takes a look at the current state of a retail organization’s IT infrastructures and considers the advanced services and architectures needed to take them where they want to go. The GDT assessment incorporates the expertise of GDT architects and engineers with retail design and implementation experience across multi-vendor platforms and services.
Our teams meet both industry standards and client specifications and provide complete Engineer Furnish & Install (EF&I) services that reduce risk and costs and improve your bottom line.
Analytics | Analysis of collected information enables faster reactions, smarter decisions, and provides insights into patterns that improve management and operational control while boosting productivity and a businesses’ bottom line.
Collaboration and Communication | Whether live or video, “face-to-face” communications boosts operational efficiencies, improves employee knowledge and productivity, and generates the type of customer service that leads to customer satisfaction and loyalty.
Data Center and Network | Process redesign and the simplification and unification of storage and network infrastructures reduce the need for equipment, space and power and lowers CapEx as well as OpEx.
Internet of Things | Connecting operations, people, and physical objects across physical and virtual boundaries and to the Internet grants insights, improves efficiency and organizes complexity inherent in retail operations.
Mobility and Analytics | Mobile retailers drive strategy through the capture and analysis of data that shows if customer programs and sales promotions are helping dictate where and when their customers are showing up and spending time and money.
Orchestration and Virtualization | Increased agility, up and down scalability, and access to apps and real-time information are imperative to sales, inventory control, and retailer success year round and during peak holiday shopping periods.
Security and Compliance | Security of physical premise and customer payment data, governance and disaster recovery strategies reduce risks, improve cost efficiencies, and simplify compliance with industry regulations, such as PCI DSS.
Managed Services | Done correctly and customized to retail needs, advanced solutions, managed services, and NOC and staffing support can mitigate the consequences and costs of downtime and delays and solve real-world problems that help organizations achieve their goals.
Smart Camera Analytics | With lower costs and drastically increased agility, edge computing allows the camera to perform analytics at the surface level, streaming data and communicating seamlessly, without the need for additional hardware of analytics processing.
Our global presence
GDT is an award-winning multi-vendor technology integration partner. With headquarters in Dallas, Texas, GDT maintains offices in the Northeast and on the West Coast of the US, as well as an in-country presence in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Hong Kong, Singapore, and the UK. GDT translates the latest ideas and technologies into inventive solutions that accelerate outcomes and realize the goals of IT and the vision of business leaders.