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
October 11, 2016Stacey Larson
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
October 1, 2016Stacey Larson
In “ Increasing Internet Speed 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 ... Read More
October 1, 2016Stacey Larson
  [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 ... Read More
September 6, 2016Stacey 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 ... Read More
July 25, 2016Stacey Larson
Disaster Recovery Plans Prevent Downtime & Lost Revenue Savvy business owners proactively develop a disaster recovery plan, to ensure that they have a detailed, tested and documented plan for implementing their IT recovery process, in the event of a man-made or natural disaster. A disaster is, typically, ... Read More
June 7, 2016Tommi
Unified Communications Is Changing the Way We Use Technology 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 ... Read More
June 2, 2016Tommi
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 using electricity. When done working for the day, utility bills can ... Read More
October 15, 2015Chris Torbit
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
October 8, 2015Chris Torbit
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 budget for utility expenses, they focus their primary attention ... Read More
October 8, 2015Chris Torbit