Monthly Archives: September 2016

Managed Services, what does it mean, and does my company need it?

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Managed Services aren’t right for every company, but they can be a powerful way for small to mid-sized businesses to supplement the capabilities of their IT resources. In many small and medium sized businesses (SMBs), the ‘IT Person’ is the employee who knows the most about computers.  He or she does their regular job and are the go to person for all things tech. Small and medium sized firms who are lucky enough to have… Read more »

Unified Communications Solution? Some Things to Consider

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If you’re sitting with a little black book full of passwords for Skype, GoToMeeting, DropBox, Google, and more, a unified communications solution might be right for you.  If you’re using the premium paid versions of these applications, a single unified communications solution could save you time and money. When considering a Unified Communications solution, aside from its features, there are a few other factors to consider. Hosted or On-site? Not unlike PBX phones, you have… Read more »

Unified Communications – Is it right for your business?

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Unified Communications (UC) is quite literally the unification of all your communication tools into one platform.  Every day we use our phones, email, instant messaging, and cell phones.  On occasion we use features like “GoToMeeting”, “Dropbox” , “Skype” or other meeting, video conferencing, and file sharing applications.  UC essentially provides a one-stop shop for an array of business communications applications and tools. Unified Communications Elements for Your Business Hosted PBX We’ve talked a lot about… Read more »

ICT Defined: How does it benefit business and the global economy?

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ICT? UC?  Will the technology industry ever run out of acronyms?  Information and Communications Technology and Unified Communications are technology industry and marketing buzzwords, but what do they do, and what is the impact? ICT and UC Defined Integrated Communications Technology is essentially a catchall phrase for all the technology used to handle integrate and manage: radio; television cellular phones computer and network hardware and software satellite systems telecommunications intelligent building management systems audiovisual processing… Read more »

Internet TV Options to Help You Cut the Cable

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Now that you have an antenna or a local network Internet TV provider lined up, we’ll talk about rounding out you’re your Internet TV options with the sports and other premium channels that cable used to provide.  But before we do, we should be clear on the differences between Internet Connectable and Smart TVs and what your options are if you have neither. Simply put, an Internet Connectable TV can access the Internet via your… Read more »