Category: Infrastructure

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 the ... Read More
April 30, 2018Tommi
In “ Suggestions for Increasing Internet Speeds at Work – Part I,” we examined how to run speed tests to measure your average Internet speed and how to calculate your actual transfer speed. In Part II, we examine steps you can take to increase Internet speed on a Wi-Fi network, securing your ... Read More
April 24, 2018Tommi
Whether you work from home or the office, a fast and efficient Internet connection is essential for business. Slow Internet speeds due to weak connections are frustrating and cost companies money. Here are some ways to increase Internet speed for your web-connected devices.... Read More
April 17, 2018Tommi
  [ninja_forms_modal_form id=33 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/phone-buyers-guide.png"] The most important part of choosing the right business phone system for your company is calculating the total cost. There are five components that come into play when calculating the total cost of your company’s new business phone system. First, is the base unit or system that controls the ... Read More
February 19, 2018Stacey Larson
In this part of our learning series, we are going to tackle the Ethernet.   Ethernet is a network standard that is used to connect a number of computer systems to form a local area network (LAN). However, this local area network is controlled by using different protocols that send information ... Read More
December 7, 2017Stacey Larson
Perhaps you’re not fully convinced that your business needs a comprehensive disaster recovery plan. Maybe you feel that the risk isn’t critical enough for you to take action. Regardless of the reason for not having a comprehensive disaster recovery plan, many unprepared business owners don’t see the need, until it’s ... Read More
November 13, 2017Stacey Larson
While Unified Communications can drastically improve a firm’s competitive position, getting started can be a daunting task. With a myriad of services available, it can be difficult to configure your Unified Communications to fit the needs of your business seamlessly and cost-effectively. Advanced features such as desktop sharing, data sharing, speech recognition, ... Read More
November 7, 2017Stacey Larson
When it’s time to manage business utilities, there are things that you should do, and here they are: First: Turn off unused electronics and unplug them. Just because the device is turned off does not mean that it is not ... Read More
July 25, 2017Stacey Larson
When is the last time you really looked at one of your business utility bills? At home, you probably monitor these pretty closely. A high water bill indicates a leaky faucet or a running toilet. A high electric bill can trigger a mad dash for more energy-efficient light bulbs. A ... Read More
June 26, 2017Stacey Larson
Effortlessly save money on business utility bills every month with utility management services. Most business owners can save money on business utility bills but think of utility expenses last. This is especially true when they’re building new businesses. Though they typically ... Read More
June 26, 2017Stacey Larson