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IT Budget Trends in 2020: How Your Organization Can Do Better

IT spending is on the rise, and often, it should be. Spending more on IT improvements can help your organization in other ways. However, it’s crucial to review costs, perform a risk/benefit analysis, and validate any changes you do make. Implementing change management, introducing change across every department, and doing so in a way that makes sense for the business is also important.

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Video Conferencing in Organizations: 3 Case Studies

Video conferencing allows instant communication, enables individuals to benefit from visual communication, and supports improved quality of communication. This will help to foster collaboration and relationships between teams, suppliers, offices, suppliers, and investors. Most importantly, it will offer cost savings over travel while improving quality of communication over phone calls. 

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Pros and Cons of Enterprise Cloud Phone Systems

Cloud PBX has a lot to offer for businesses of all sizes. In most cases, systems work in the same way as traditional PBX, you won’t have to change phone systems, and you likely won’t have to change numbers. In fact, employees will have more flexibility and options, with mobile device support, BYOD device support, and calling directly from computers and devices. Plus, with better calling range, cheaper calling per minute, and faster setup, virtual cloud phones make a lot of sense for many organizations.

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Managing IT Networks Over the Holidays

Taking steps to get ready for the holidays means IT teams will have more freedom to spend time away for the holidays, with fewer business costs and fewer likely incidences. In most cases, these measures, including work-from-home and flex work, remote network management, and automation will benefit your business year-round. 

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6 Ways to Cut Networking Costs for the New Year

Networking is essential for nearly any business but it doesn’t have to be over budget. End-of-year is the ideal period to evaluate your network, where you’re spending money, and what you can do to improve costs and performance for the next year.

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5 IT Resolutions to Improve Performance in the New Year

While infrastructure is largely viewed as a necessary cost, modern technology including different infrastructure, automation, and other tooling make it easier than ever to reduce IT budgets, optimize how and where IT professionals work, and how resources are used. 

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Why Offering Flex Work Benefits Employees and Organizations Over the Holidays

Many organizations simply can’t afford to simply stop work for 2-3 weeks out of the year, but flex work, where employees can simply choose to work from home on most days, is often a happy middle ground. 

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6 Questions to Ask Before Selecting Your Perfect Auditorium Speakers

PA Systems come in all shapes and sizes, meaning that choosing one for an auditorium or hall can be a challenge. While your installer can likely guide you through the basics of what you need and will certainly be able to select something suitable for your space, it’s also a good idea for you to […]

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How to Put Together a Demo Room that Will Amaze Your Clients

Most organizations eventually have to showcase and demonstrate new ideas to clients. Whether these are simple request for proposal answers, long-form proposals, or full art showcases, the demo room is where you first connect with the client and where you deliver work. Creating a quality room will impact how your clients perceive your organization and […]

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5 Keys of B2B Marketing

Marketing to businesses is massively different from consumer marketing. Individuals making purchase decisions for the organizations they represent must often put more thought, care, and rationalization into any purchase or investment, necessitating a marketing process intrinsically different from selling to that same consumer for their own needs. The B2B decision-maker is rational, budget-conscious, and value-conscious, […]

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Top Reasons to Provide Employees with Laptops

Bring-Your-Own-Device policies seem like the best of both worlds for many corporations. Employees have the freedom to work how they choose, and you don’t have to invest in purchasing or upkeep for new computers. Unfortunately, this often isn’t the case, with BYOD policies contributing to reduced productivity, security risks, and increased complexity for regulation. As […]

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How to Calculate Network Load and Needs for Business

Setting up a business network means calculating what you need and why, so you can distribute hardware to meet those needs. While these calculations are relatively complex, chances are, you can get a ballpark idea of what you need before you go to an installer, so you’ll have a better idea of what to ask […]

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