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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 This is not your father’s wired, outdated phone system.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 [...]

Telecom and IT Convergence: How The Cloud is Demanding Innovation from Technology Leaders

By | January 13th, 2017|Technology|

The walls that once divided the telecom and IT industries are now crashing down, and it is our responsibility to take advantage of the innovation presented to us, which means it’s time to get your head — and your business — in the cloud, if you haven’t already. Over the past ten years, leaders in [...]

Industry-Changing Technology: Software Defined Wide Area Networks

By | November 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Software-Defined Wide Area Networks - better known as SD-WAN. As those with experience can tell you, constructing, deploying, andmaintaining a Wide Area Network (WAN) can be a tricky bit of business. Organizations with multiple branches need WANs to transfer data over long distances to keep productivity levels high and otherwise optimize their operations. Traditionally—i.e. over [...]

Better, Faster, Stronger: 3 Business Benefits of Switching to Fiber vs. Cable Internet

By | October 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

  You've no doubt heard people talking about fiber-optic Internet in recent years, but does fiber live up to the hype? With so much riding on your business, you want investments like technology upgrades to be worth the time, money, and effort before you make a decision. This article will help you decide whether switching [...]

Cyber Security and the Cloud: Small Business Tips

By | September 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|

As the owner of a small business, you know the benefits of cloud-based storage. Instead of investing the capital of buying your own equipment, you rent space on a third-party server. This partnership gives you the support you need without the hassle of on-site setup and maintenance. However, you are not just renting a service.  You [...]

Is the Virtual Workforce the New Norm?

By | July 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Halfway through 2016, we find ourselves in a largely virtual world. Companies fill orders and complete transactions over the Internet; communities with their own invented languages form around both mundane and abstract concepts; individuals spend most of their time connected to some sort of social network. Not surprisingly, businesses have begun taking advantage of the [...]