December 08, 2014 // Franchising.com // TAMPA, FL – Beef 'O' Brady's and The Brass Tap have announced plans to optimize point of sale systems and increase network security across 226 units with support from Datum Corporation, a national technology consulting company specializing in the multi-unit restaurant industry. Under the terms of the contract, Datum will assume all support for company owned and franchised units nationwide.
"As one of the fastest growing restaurants in the country, we are excited to roll out best of breed technologies," said Joe Uhl, chief operating officer of Beef 'O' Brady's and The Brass Tap. "Datum is helping us to stay ahead of the curve with our needs today, while still able to accommodate for the future as we continue to grow on a national level."
Beef 'O' Brady's and The Brass Tap will be taking advantage of comprehensive technology solutions from Datum Corporation with POS system modifications, enhanced network support and back office system configurations. Additionally, these upgrades and enhanced support will simultaneously implement best practices as they relate to security and PCI compliance.
"Technology continues to drive and define the way businesses are run, and we are committed to helping Beef 'O' Brady's and The Brass Tap optimize their IT infrastructure, streamline operations and increase efficiency," said Tom Frost, CEO of Datum Corporation.
Datum was founded in 2003 when Frost provided comprehensive IT services for the rapidly growing Roy's Hawaiian Fusion Restaurants. To date the company has provided technology solutions for many restaurant chains alongside Beef 'O' Brady's and The Brass Tap, including First Watch Restaurants, Stonewood Grill & Tavern, Ceviche Tapas Bar & Restaurant and more.
Beef 'O' Brady's is a franchise of family sports pubs that provides the perfect atmosphere for friends and families to watch the game and grab a bite. With a focus on providing value without sacrificing quality, the Beef 'O' Brady's menu features delicious family favorites like hearty pizza and flatbreads, award-winning wings, fresh Angus burgers and crisp salads, along with a kids' menu and a full bar for the adults. Beef 'O' Brady's is strongly dedicated to community involvement through ongoing partnerships with local schools, youth sports leagues and other community groups. Beef 'O' Brady's currently operates 209 locations in 23 states. For more information about franchising opportunities visit http://www.beefobradysfranchise.com/.
Founded by Jeff Martin in 2008, Tampa, Florida based The Brass Tap is an upscale craft beer and wine bar celebrated for its more than 300 varieties of imports, local craft beers and a large selection of premium wines and cigars. With 17 open units and 50 upcoming openings, The Brass Tap is positioned to quadruple in size in the Southeast and beyond. In June 2012, Beef 'O' Brady's acquired the rights to franchise The Brass Tap. For more info, visit www.brasstapbeerbar.com.
Datum is a full-service technology consulting partner and provides all-inclusive IT solutions to clients nationwide. Founded in 2003, Datum integrates best-of-breed technology solutions with specialties in the multi-unit restaurant market. Headquartered in Sarasota, Florida with satellite offices in Phoenix, Dallas, Los Angeles and Honolulu, Datum serves nearly 3,500 active locations. There are currently over 145,000 client employees supported by Datum's technology center 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. For more information, visit www.datumcorporation.com.
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