Category: Cloud

Infrastructure as a Service, or IaaS, is a cloud service that provides infrastructure components, many of which are normally found in on-premises data centers, including servers, networking hardware and storage capacity. IaaS also provides useful services such as detailed billing, log access, monitoring, security, clustering, and load balancing. Storage resiliency, ... Read More
November 14, 2018Tommi
Interactive reports, personal stories, presentations, and more can now be easily created and shared through a new app from Microsoft Office-Sway. Sway allows users to simply add pictures and text, search and import relevant content from various sources, and then Sway compiles it into a dazzling presentation. Users are no ... Read More
November 6, 2018Tommi
Microsoft Project Online provides an easy, flexible solution for project portfolio management (PPM), and other various forms of everyday work processes. It works seamlessly with Office 365, and provides users with the ability to plan, prioritize, and manage projects and other portfolio investments from practically any device. It can be ... Read More
October 31, 2018Tommi
Migrating email to Office 365 from other systems can be very useful for a company or organization, but there are some things that should be taken into account during this process. Items can only be migrated into a user's inbox or other mail folders. This particular type of migration does not ... Read More
September 26, 2018Tommi
Every company wants to lower their telecom cost since phone bills sometimes make up a good chunk of a company’s monthly expenses. But companies are sometimes adamant about not wanting to change things, only because they’re stuck in their ways doing the same things for years. This includes using analog phones systems ... Read More
July 30, 2018Stacey Larson
In “When Lightning Strikes – Protecting Your Business Network from Thunderstorms Part I” we discussed steps you can take to safeguard your business network and computers from lightning strikes. In Part II, we discuss ways to protect your business crucial data. Not only can a lightning strike damage computers if they ... Read More
June 24, 2018Stacey Larson
[ninja_forms_modal_form id=33 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/phone-buyers-guide.png"] Technology has become an essential factor in almost every business operation and now business owners are looking for ways to reduce expenses in their IT departments, in order to achieve greater efficiency for less money. At least, that’s what they’re hoping for. To do that, as a business owner, ... Read More
May 18, 2018Tommi
The whole idea behind a Technology Services Broker is to make connections between apparently disconnected solutions and find a way to use the existing technologies for creating breakthrough innovations for clients. Basically, you must have the vision and capability to use existing technologies in innovative combinations, in new ways, creating completely ... Read More
May 7, 2018Tommi
In “Words of Advise 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 up and updating your plan, testing your plan and training. One ... Read More
April 2, 2018Stacey 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 experienced. One of ... Read More
March 5, 2018Stacey 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 infrastructure used in computing.  When IAAS is utilized it offers you virtual machines, ... Read More
January 16, 2018Stacey Larson
  [ninja_forms_modal_form id=37 image_link="/wp-content/uploads/clarus-cloud-ebook.png"] 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 or state of the art, at least the principle idea ... Read More
January 8, 2018Stacey Larson
I need a Disaster Recovery Plan.  We hear this all time and rarely anyone thinks about one until it is way too late.  If your business is out for a day, week or month, how much money would it lose? A  business disaster recovery plan recognizes a company’s opportunity to various dangers and sets up ... Read More
December 4, 2017Stacey Larson
Software as a Service, also known as SaaS, has become popular for many businesses to access cutting-edge software applications. SaaS can be a great tool for small and medium-size businesses looking to get high production value without paying high production costs. It enables companies to shift the burden of high hardware, maintenance, and ... Read More
November 30, 2017Stacey Larson
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 access to corporate resources and data no matter where they may be and regardless of ... Read More
November 13, 2017Stacey Larson