Data consumption is at an all-time high, with no signs of slowing down. As a business, you’ve got infrastructure to maintain, and part of that is moderating bandwidth with performance and efficiency in mind.
Bandwidth simply means how much a connection can handle at a given moment. For a company, it’s a huge factor in how efficient a network is. It determines how much data flows around a business LAN at a given moment. It … Read more
Multiprotocol label switching is a complex sounding – yet quite intuitive – system for efficiently delivering packets and information to different routers, nodes, and endpoints. Though there’s a lot of ground to cover when discussing MPLS, we want to give you a quick, general rundown of what MPLS is all about.
At its base, the MPLS system was meant to reduce IP lookups and improve the speed at which packets are delivered. Typically, when packets … Read more
If you’re a business that uses any form of modern tech, it’s likely you have an IT team and related structure costs with it. The two go hand in hand, as the more complex your hardware infrastructure is, the more likely it is to incur heavier maintenance/usage bills. This is because IT covers a wide range of tech, from networking to on-site hardware to the employee structure of an IT team. We can’t cover every … Read more
These days it’s not uncommon to hear the phrase “cloud” pop up in some reference to modern technology. It’s been utilized, joked about for its “mysterious” nature, and changed since conception. Heck, your current business model might be using a cloud client right now. But, unknown to some, there’s more than just the regular client service, there’s also something called the hybrid cloud. Well, it just sounds even more complex right? Fortunately, it’s not and … Read more
Every business, big or small, relies on technology in some way. Modern elements change how things are conducted, stored, and processed. It’s important to be on the up-and-up with the latest tech because every new development could give your company an edge. But technology isn’t perfect. From the occasional failing HDD to server problems, lost information or flat out service disruption, problems are a guaranteed thing. That’s why you’ve got IT.
However, much like technology … Read more
An IT provider, also known as managed service provider, is a third party that provides IT services without the need for on-site installation and management. The services are typically provided via cloud computing and appeal greatly to companies. Some potential benefits include cost reduction, measurable service, and reliability and security, to name a few. When choosing an IT provider, there are many aspects that should be considered. The first thing that should be examined… Read more
Companies these days cannot prosper without the presence of an active technical department, especially an Information Technology team. IT is the most important part of any industry today. With computers becoming an integral part of every business, companies have begun relying on them for all important and indispensable aspects of their businesses. Businesses use computers to save their data, communicate with employees, conduct surveys, and much more. However, being a machine, your computer systems alone … Read more
Information technology has helped us to think clearly about the uses of a virtual world that is accessed through the Internet. Cloud computing and storage are services that are now used to store huge business data on your service provider’s computers which can easily accessed at any later given time. The cloud computing concept has become the need of the hour for every small business that doesn’t want to spend money setting up their own … Read more
Now that the chilly winter weather is passing, it’s time for some spring cleaning. This includes your technology solutions. Here are a few things to consider:
Backup Disaster Recovery
Do you have a plan in case of an IT emergency? What would you do if your business flooded or important documents were deleted? You can’t rely on tape backups and luck forever. Instead, you should consider transitioning to cloud computing if you haven’t already.
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Technology in the healthcare industry is always changing. It’s extremely important for hospitals and clinics to have reliable, up-to-date machinery and programs. Whether it’s surgical equipment or billing software, healthcare professionals need the best technology available. That being said, here are some tech trends that are happening in the industry.
Wireless sensor technology.
To improve the comfort levels for patients, wireless technologies are becoming popular in hospitals. Instead of being wrapped in cords and wires, … Read more