Technology advances so quickly that you may become bewildered at all the options available to you. One of the choices you may find yourself making is the choice between traditionally stored data and cloud storage. You’re probably more familiar with traditional methods, but there are a few things you ought to ...
January 23, 2018Stacey Larson
Why is the Internet so slow? It’s a common complaint many IT departments receive on a daily basis. Especially at small and midsize businesses (SMBs) and those that have grown in a short period of time. Identifying exactly which user activities are eating up your company’s bandwidth or clogging ...
December 18, 2017Stacey Larson
There is a lot of talk nowadays about what cloud computing is and its’ pros and cons. However, a lot of people are still not very familiar with what cloud computing is really about. First things first, the concept of cloud computing is nothing new ...
December 9, 2017Stacey Larson
Infrastructure as a Service (IAAS) is one of the three key components in cloud computing, alongside Platform as a Service (PAAS) and Software as a Service (SAAS). Infrastructure as a Service is basically the backbone of cloud computing, providing the “virtualized” hardware platform or the ...
November 13, 2017Stacey Larson
As technologies advance, businesses are finding more and more ways to generate data and they’re finding more and more ways to capture the data that used to get lost in the shuffle between technologies. In fact, there’s not enough business data storage available, businesses face a new problem: ...
November 7, 2017Stacey Larson
The primary function of hosted exchange is email service. Most people are aware of the email services offered by hosted exchange, but there is much more available to utilize. There are several useful services in addition to email that is well worth considering when determining if a hosted exchange is right ...
October 31, 2017Stacey Larson
While sales brochures mention cost savings, elasticity, scalability, load “bursting and storage on demand as the main benefits of cloud computing, it’s only after agreements are signed with third-party services and the systems and processes are implemented that other benefits emerge. Here are the unexpected cloud computing benefits many companies have ...
October 3, 2017Stacey Larson
Cloud Services Can Decrease Costs While Increasing Employee Productivity With all of the rapidly changing technologies, in telecommunications, a large number of employees can and do work, from just about anywhere. In order to stay competitive, businesses are providing this mobile workforce with consistent ...
October 2, 2017Stacey Larson
In “Tips for Your Disaster Recovery Plan – Part I,” we discussed forming a disaster recovery plan committee within your organization, identifying critical assets and backup sites. In Part II we’ll discuss more about backups, network configuration, disaster recovery implementation, writing ...
September 19, 2017Stacey Larson
While sales brochures mention cost savings, elasticity, scalability, load “bursting and storage on demand as the main benefits of cloud computing, it’s only after agreements are signed with third-party services and the systems and processes are implemented that other benefits emerge. Here ...
September 12, 2017Chris Torbit