mobile workforce

Is a Mobile Workforce a Win or a Security Nightmare?

Brett Harney BYOD, Hosted Phone, Unified Communications, VoIP

Mobility is becoming less of a perk and more of a requirement. It’s not a nice-to-have, it’s a must-have. Some estimates say 50% of the workforce will be mobile by 2022. Enterprises that don’t enable their staff for mobility will lose in talent acquisition to those that do. However, are all those individual devices accessing your business data creating chinks …

hosted data center

Are You Blocked from Growth by Your On-Prem Data Center?

Brett Harney Hosted Phone, Unified Communications, VoIP

Growing a business means more than increased revenues, it means increased costs too, especially in the data center. The larger an organization, the greater the data needs and the capital expenditures that go with it. As the IT infrastructure complicates, more resources are needed for upgrades and maintenance. These building costs and management often cut into the focus on innovation. …

hosted phone

How Sustainable Is Your Technology?

Brett Harney Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery, Cloud, Hosted Phone, Managed Network Services, Unified Communications, VoIP

My high school-aged daughter, Blair, came home last week with an English assignment. Her teacher asked her to write a paper about sustainability and how it impacts Blair’s teenage life.  It was a good question even though Blair didn’t necessarily like the project. As we discussed it throughout dinner, it made me think more and more on how technology has …

disaster recovery

Will Your Phone System Save You in a Disaster?

Brett Harney Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery, Hosted Phone, VoIP

Now is the time to make the changes that will propel you into a successful technology year in 2018.  Let’s focus on the value of a Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP). The more you can do to prepare for potential disruption, the more likely you are to recover in the actual event of it. Having a concise, updated DRP will save …