Posts Tagged: Business Technology

Unified Communications Solution? Some Things to Consider

If you’re sitting with a little black book full of passwords for Skype, GoToMeeting, DropBox, Google, and more, a unified communications solution might be right for you.  If you’re using the premium paid versions of these applications, a single unified communications solution could save you time and money. When considering a Unified Communications solution, aside from its features, there are a few other factors to consider. Hosted or On-site? Not unlike PBX phones, you have… Read more »

Unified Communications – Is it right for your business?

  Unified Communications (UC) is quite literally the unification of all your communication tools into one platform.  Every day we use our phones, email, instant messaging, and cell phones.  On occasion, we use features like “GoToMeeting”, “Dropbox”, “Skype” or other meeting, video conferencing, and file sharing applications.  UC essentially provides a one-stop shop for an array of business communications applications and tools. Unified Communications Elements for Your Business Hosted PBX We’ve talked a lot about… Read more »

ICT Defined: How does it benefit business and the global economy?

ICT? UC?  Will the technology industry ever run out of acronyms?  Information and Communications Technology and Unified Communications are technology industry and marketing buzzwords, but what do they do, and what is the impact? ICT and UC Defined Integrated Communications Technology is essentially a catchall phrase for all the technology used to handle integrate and manage: radio; television cellular phones computer and network hardware and software satellite systems telecommunications intelligent building management systems audiovisual processing… Read more »

IoT Applications

A woman uses the Internet of Things at work,

Many Businesses are Either Making or Saving Money with IoT Applications and Devices Last time, we provided an overview of what the Internet of Things is and its amazing growth.  Now, a look at how these solutions can benefit everyone – not just investors in the industry itself. Retail: Smart shelf technology is also here!  Pick up an item from a supermarket shelf, next thing you know, you get a coupon encouraging you to buy… Read more »

Defining Your Requirements for a New Business Telephone System

Business telephone system

Recently, we posted an article about how to know when you need a new telephone system.  Once you’ve made the decision to buy a new phone system, your next step is to determine what you need that system to do for your business.  Today’s IP business telephone systems offer features and versatility that were virtually non-existent 10 years ago. Your first step should be to compile a list of all your staff along with their… Read more »