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Office 365 vs G Suite

Full disclosure, I’m writing this blog in G Suite…however we’re still a blended family seeing as some of our people prefer to use MS Office for their day to day needs. It seems this isn’t unusual either! According to Okta’s Business@Work 2016 Report, over 40% of its customers use Google Apps AND Office […]

3 Reasons You Should Care About Internet Monitoring

1. Slow connection—perception or problem?

“It’s slow”…what does that really mean? Candidly, it means something different to everyone, but more importantly where is the real problem? Circuit monitoring can easily identify if and where problems spots exist, compressing time for IT professionals.

2. […]

The Basics of SD-WAN

SD-WAN, or software defined wide area network, is a specific application method of software defined network applied to WAN connections. SD-WAN allows companies to build higher performing WANs. They do this by using lower cost internet, allowing businesses to replace some (or all) of their costly private WAN connection technologies.

WANs are great at taking […]

The Dark Side Of Big Data

“You have zero privacy anyway,” Scott McNealy, former CEO of Sun Microsystems on January 26, 1999

Unfortunately, he was correct, 20 years ago, 8 years before the iPhone tracked everything we do.

Recently, I experienced this myself, after applying for a new mortgage, I received a call a few hours later, from my current mortgage company […]

The Power Of Business Analytics

“That’s a horse of a different color!”
-The Wizard of Oz when presented with new information…

Business intelligence can be used in a variety of ways, including staffing decisions.

For example, we had a client that “knew” they didn’t get many phone calls on Friday, “It just doesn’t seem that busy”, they told us.
By […]

Unified Communication and Collaboration

If you need a software that combines the various methods for conference calls (i.e., audio, video, text, virtual whiteboards) then you need Unified Communications and Collaborations, or UCC. If you need to communicate with an audience, especially where engagement and interaction are encouraged, UCC will help this go smoothly. You will want to make […]

How Cloud Computing Could Change Your Business

At one point the cloud was just some mysterious thing everyone talked about it was a trend. But that is no longer true. It is now the reality.

The cloud is an important consideration and could alter your company. So how could cloud benefit and change your business?

Firstly we should keep in my mind, the […]

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Top 5 Technology Post of 2016

We decided to do this roundup just in case you missed some of our most popular post from 2016. Click the title to go the full post.

Hosted PBX vs On-Premise PBX
Both hosted PBX and on-premise PBX have positives and negatives. But before we can begin comparing and contrasting, it’s important to understand the fundamentals of […]

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Preparing Your Network For The Cloud

Your cloud is only as good as your network!

While the cloud has many, many benefits, much of its potential can be unmet if there are issues with your network such as delays, interruptions, congestion, or downtime. Which is why we are going to talk about the steps you need to take to take to […]

Cloud Security

A lot of people’s first thought when it comes to the cloud is ‘Is my information really safe up there??’ So let’s talk security!

Over 70% of businesses are on the cloud, so it can’t be all bad! You have increased flexibility, a decrease in costs, automated updates, easier collaboration, and freedom to work anywhere. […]