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 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 […]

Cloud Safety

Three Invaluable Tips for Cloud Safety

One of the arguments most frequently made for switching to the cloud is the fact that it is secure. And, while this is true, nothing is perfect. You’d always rather be safe than sorry. Especially for retailers and financial institutions, security is paramount – although not every institution makes it their top priority. Companies should […]

So what are some of the cloud’s features that may appeal to the CFO?

5 Ways to Convince Your CFO to Move to the Cloud A Chief Financial Officer will naturally have questions about huge transitions to new technology, and that’s okay! Most likely, the cloud is already very much on his or her radar. While a move to the cloud won’t happen in the snap of a finger, CFOs can […]

So how exactly does cloud computing benefit the legal industry?

The legal industry relies heavily on the ability to store large quantities of files for long periods of time. This data needs to remain accessible and secure. It may seem like that’s asking a lot, but with the cloud, it’s really not. With advanced backup, failover, recovery and computing, the cloud is accessible for any legal […]

Pain Points Solved by the Cloud

Cloud computing has quickly become a problem-solver in the business world. It solves numerous issues that businesses face including addressing the needs of remote workers, hassles within the IT team, growth management and budget management. With the cloud solving so many business problems, it’s no wonder that most organizations are turning to the technology today. Remote Workers Many […]