Cloud computing benefits

What Companies are Best Suited to Move to the Cloud?

Today, everywhere you look, the talk is all about the cloud. All this chatter simply begs the question: who should be making the leap to the cloud? No matter the size, there are benefits for every company. Depending on the maturity of a business, certain features will be more attractive than others. Let’s take a look […]

Bring Shadow IT out of the shadows

Bring Shadow IT Out of the Shadows

  Cloud computing services, especially online software, are so popular today that even if you haven’t strategically implemented them into your business, your employees are probably already using them on their own. This is shadow IT. Shadow IT refers to those tech-related activities that are occurring outside the scope of traditional IT, in an unauthorized fashion. […]

Cloud storage

Why Your Data Center Needs the Cloud

  Over the last several years, the approach to data management has changed significantly. Corporations with large internal data centers requiring hundreds of servers are drastically reducing the amount of equipment needed due to innovations in technology. This widespread “shrinking data center” movement is said to be a result of increased virtualization and the continued […]

Cloud transformation

The Next Phase of Cloud: Transformation

Cloud computing has matured in recent years and has become more than just a way to drive cost efficiencies or enable a mobile workforce. The technology originally offered a competitive edge to quick adopters, with 77% reporting that cloud provides them with a competitive advantage, but this benefit is falling as more and more businesses make […]

Hosted cloud phone

How to Use the Cloud to Survive a Winter Storm

How do you use the cloud to survive a winter snow storm? More like: How to use a cloud phone system to keep business communications continuity even when it is storming outside? Since the system is hosted in the cloud, changes can be made via an online portal that is accessible from laptops, tablets and […]


The 5 Tech Upgrades on your Office’s Wishlist

With the holidays approaching, you’re probably crossing off the items on your holiday shopping list, ensuring that your friends and family are getting all that they hope for. But what about your office? It’s the season of giving, and it’s likely that there are a few things around the workplace you manage that could stand […]


The Evolution of Bring your own Device (BYOD)

Whether it’s vacation season or not, the demand for mobility in business in general has been growing steadily, fueling the adoption of the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) movement. If your business is ready to embrace the rewards of BYOD (think happier, more productive employees), it’s time to get serious about mitigating the risks that […]

Future of data storage

Looking Ahead: Data Centers in Ten Years

Are you among the millions of business owners who has decided to switch their processes over to the cloud? For first-time cloud users, it’s quite amazing: your data is no longer in a bulky filing cabinet or stored on your computer; it’s stored somewhere you can’t see it, and you can access it from anywhere. […]

Future of Data Storage

The Future of Data Storage

Remember how cool it was when the floppy disk was invented? You could take your files anywhere you went. Back then, you probably weren’t thinking about what was next – it would have been hard to conceive the USB stick, much less the cloud. But today, we’ve got a much better idea of what’s to […]