The excitement surrounding the availability of software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) has led many to wonder if this is the beginning of the end for multiprotocol label switching (MPLS). The simple answer is, no. The not-so-simple answer is that your organization may have specific needs and dependencies on multiple types […]
Managed Security Services: The Key to Fighting Cybercrime
With everything from personal email accounts to major corporations now vulnerable, modern cybercrime is more wide-ranging and prevalent than ever before. A recent report from Verizon explains the current state of cybercrime—and what businesses can do to fight against it.
Security as a Service is the Antidote to Attack-Based Economic Woes
What was once just a spike in mobility access across organizations has now become a frenzy of additional interconnected devices thanks to the internet of things (IoT). Businesses have grown more vulnerable from their employees accessing the internet from new access points. More SMBs and localities are turning to Security […]
VoIP, the Technology that Keeps Getting Better
Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) was originally designed to imitate the architecture of copper wire legacy telephone networks. Today, customers are celebrating the benefits of this technology and exploring all of what a VoIP solution is capable of providing. VoIP Benefits VoIP runs both voice and data over the same […]
SD-WAN: What to Ask Before You Deploy
Software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) is experiencing explosive growth, but before taking the leap to SD-WAN, there are a few items to consider. It’s wise to review some practical checks like making sure your customer is in a position to switch, and to know what qualifications to look for from […]
Are You Suffering from Cyber Intimidation?
Security threats are everywhere. Are you racing against the clock betting that one won’t happen to you? While attacks can happen to any company, an article written by the Atlantic states “companies with 500 or more employees are particularly vulnerable to attack.” It’s easy to feel helpless while hackers continue […]
The Evolution of UCaaS
UCaaS simplifies communication and offers greater agility and global reach than any communications platform before it. UCaaS has a compelling economic offering for businesses looking to virtualize and move their applications to the cloud. Here’s what you need to know about the benefits of the technology, as well as the […]
Hosted VoIP: The Ups and Downs of a Major Communications Platform
Hosted voice over Internet protocol (VoIP), like most any other communications technology, brings a wide variety of valuable points with it in terms of providing new services at potentially lower costs, and more besides. Yet also, there are some down sides to a hosted VoIP system that need to be […]
What’s Holding Your Company Back from Full Digital Transformation?
Digital Transformation Helps Businesses Remain Competitive. No matter the size of your company, […]
Navigating Your Hybrid Cloud
Hybrid Cloud Streamlines Your Data, Centralizes Networking The benefits afforded while leveraging the cloud continue to drive demand, yet decision makers everywhere are still concerned with protecting data. The hybrid cloud is becoming a popular choice for small- to mid-size businesses as they search for ways to streamline efficiency through […]