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Hurricane Irma: 5 Things We Can Learn about Business Continuity

By | September 18th, 2017|Business, Technology, Telecom|

If you didn’t take the proper steps to ensure your business would be operational after Hurricane Irma passed, the chances that you are still trying to get back to business as usual are high. According to Fortune, the damage sustained during the storm add up to nearly $250 billion. And while that number is lower [...]

What We Do at nQuery Technology Solutions

By | August 10th, 2017|Business, Internet, Security, Technology, Telecom|

The other day a colleague asked, “What is it exactly that nQuery does?” We weren’t surprised at the question. In specialized industries like telecom, it’s easy for the specifics to get lost amid the jargon. Let us lay it out for you like we did for my colleague: Our Main Goal Is Helping Businesses Get [...]

Which VoIP Providers Offer Your Business the Best Service For the Lowest Cost?

By | July 10th, 2017|Business, Internet, Technology, Telecom|

Businesses have never had such variety of VoIP providers when deciding which VoIP service will give them the best benefits for their needs. But while variety might increase options and give businesses a better chance of getting what they want, it also makes the entire process much more complicated. I can’t tell you how many [...]

4 Things an Independent Telecom Agent Will Do for You that a Direct Carrier Sales Rep Won’t

By | June 2nd, 2017|Business, Telecom|

When your business is in the process of purchasing new telecom services, you basically have two options—you can go directly through a service provider’s sales representative or request a meeting with an independent telecom agent. Which option do you think will benefit your business more? Give up? Many small business owners might think that dealing [...]

4 Ways Cable Internet Is Killing Your Business Growth

By | May 1st, 2017|Business, Internet, Technology, Telecom|

With every month that passes, it is becoming more and more apparent that coax cable internet is on its way out and fiber optic internet is quickly taking its place. For small- and medium-sized business owners, choosing between the two could be the same as determining the success of their operations. According to a recent [...]

How Will Your Small Business Solve These 3 Cybersecurity Obstacles?

By | April 21st, 2017|Security, Technology|

For the cybersecurity industry, 2016 was a big news year. While the number of security breaches did not increase from previous years, the amount of data stolen was astounding—in total, hackers exposed nearly 4.3 billion records, over quadruple the 2013 amount of 1 billion. Hackers and would-be cyberpunks were more than twice as likely to [...]

5 Reasons to Move Your Business’s Phone System to the Cloud

By | March 28th, 2017|Technology|

Upgrading a business phone system to the cloud is a big step to take. When deciding whether to stick with their premises-based PBX phone system or to switch to a cloud-based phone system, businesses have many factors to consider. Does switching to a cloud system now support our long-term plans for growth, expansion, and diversification? [...]

Unified Communications is a Game Changer: Is Your Business Ready to Win?

By | March 4th, 2017|Technology|

Unified Communications is the new black when it comes to business, thanks to the explosion of digital technology in recent decades. Businesses not wanting to get left in the dust have had to adapt to how they operate — especially how they communicate. Enter Unified Communications. This is not your father’s wired, outdated phone system. [...]

5 Defense and Recovery Tactics to Protect Your Business from Ransomware

By | February 6th, 2017|Security|

If you’ve never heard of ransomware, the thousands of attacks that have been reported over the past year—as many as 4000 per day across the country, including here in Florida—should be an indication that it’s time to start self-educating to protect your Miami business. The first several weeks of 2017 have been no different, and [...]