The importance of QoS in VoIP

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) has become many small- to medium-sized businesses’ top communication system of choice. While there are many vendors that offer different VoIP packages with their respective features, you should look into their Quality of Service (QoS) to know which one could meet your company’s needs. Here’s a quick overview of what

By |2020-03-09T08:44:39+00:00October 30th, 2019|VoIP|

Office 365 Connectors explained

Within Office 365 Groups, there’s a feature called Connectors. It allows you to link to popular third-party services without ever having to leave Outlook. This means relevant content and updates that you want are sent immediately to your group feed, making workflow more seamless. Let’s take a look at what Office 365 Connectors can do

By |2020-03-09T08:45:12+00:00October 29th, 2019|Office|

3 Ways to browse the net safely at work

Amidst the current climate of malware, hacks, and phishing scams, companies must take precautions when accessing the internet. Without safeguards, browsers that you or your employees use are vulnerable to cyberattacks that may cripple productivity and profit. Here are steps that your company should take to browse the net safely. Prevent browser tracking If you

By |2020-03-09T08:46:02+00:00October 28th, 2019|Web & Cloud|

Top 5 business continuity errors

Business continuity plans are designed to protect an organization's critical data in case of a crisis, but employees are also a part of that equation. If you want a strong business continuity plan, it’s imperative you avoid the following mistakes. Mistake #1: Failing to plan for employees Companies that survive unexpected incidents are the ones

By |2020-03-09T08:47:20+00:00October 25th, 2019|Business|

Use these Windows 10 tips to boost your productivity

Windows 10 is full of useful features, and more are added every time Microsoft releases an update. If it’s been a while since you’ve familiarized yourself with the operating system’s capabilities, you could be missing out on a game-changing enhancement. We’ve created a list of our favorites. Night Light This feature lets you reduce the

By |2020-03-09T08:47:41+00:00October 24th, 2019|Windows|

Make site visitors feel secure with these tips

Don’t give your customers any reason to feel insecure when dealing with you. When they visit and use your website, you must engender feelings of trust and security instead of alarm and distrust. Don’t worry — you can easily improve yourfeelings of internet security with these three tips. Tip #1: Use HTTPS Short for Hypertext

By |2020-03-09T08:48:06+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Security|

Uninstall these sneaky Android adware apps now

Fifteen apps were recently removed from Google Play following a Sophos report that identified them to contain malicious adware code. These apps are designed to serve users with unwanted advertisements and collect marketing-type data about them. If you think you’re one of the 1.3 million users worldwide who downloaded at least one of these apps,

By |2020-03-09T08:49:05+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Android|

Common problems with virtual server backup

Over the years, data virtualization has provided businesses more options to manage their data. However, even virtualized data is susceptible to loss. This is why you need a good data backup solution to protect it, and be prepared to face some common problems when backing up virtualized data. Data virtualization involves taking all enterprise data

By |2020-03-09T08:50:16+00:00October 21st, 2019|Virtualization|

CYOD and BYOD: What are they?

Mobile devices are a popular tool for many employees, most of whom will at some point use their personal device for a work-oriented task. Companies are adopting a BYOD or bring your own device policy to help bolster motivation and productivity. Another similar trend gaining popularity is CYOD or choose your own device. Below is

By |2019-11-11T09:05:27+00:00October 21st, 2019|Hardware|

5 Gmail hacks to maximize your productivity

If managing your inbox is decreasing your productivity, you're not alone. We all struggle to unsubscribe from outdated newsletters and get ourselves removed from email chains that don't pertain to us. But don't fret, we have some great Gmail productivity hacks for you. #1. Customize your email address and harness filters Did you know that

By |2019-11-11T09:05:36+00:00October 18th, 2019|Google|