Software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) connects enterprise networks over large geographic distances to deliver an affordable cloud-based WAN solution that in some situations has replaced expensive T-1 or MPLS connections. SD-WAN focuses on delivering a business class, secure connection for businesses moving to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) cloud applications to further standardize between branch locations.
Unified Communications (UC) has rapidly become an I.T. buzzword. From its gradual emergence in the 1990s to its current rise to fame as one of the most sought after solutions to improve employee productivity, UC has transformed organizational efficiency. With nearly 80% of companies using UC, it is important to
Standardization of IT equipment across sites is a strategy that helps organizations control costs and reduce the need to deploy IT resources. With companies becoming increasingly dependent upon their computers, sales software and phone systems to conduct daily business, it is critical for business owners to make sure that IT equipment is properly
According to Business New Daily, over one-third of all businesses have switched to using a Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) telephone system. Most them are small, with under 50 employees. [Read more…]
What you really want to know is how to get the best performance out of your systems, not just “What causes a network to be slow?”
So why do some firms choose to outsource, rather than keep TEM in-house?
What Valicom found when talking with clients or other TEM vendors, is that there seems to be a pretty universal set of reasons firms choose to outsource one or two telecom tasks, or their entire telecom life cycle management process.
Choosing the right type of phone system for your business needs can easily become overwhelming when you see how many options there are. Regardless, this shouldn’t deter you from upgrading your phones to help you become more competitive in your industry. It may still seem a struggle to change from what you’ve used for years.…
Understanding SIP trunking is perhaps on your agenda this year as you consider acquiring this technology in your workplace. Maybe you already know SIP trunking consolidates voice and data features through one Internet line. While that’s a very basic description, you have plenty more to learn.