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Creating and Managing Your e-Commerce Website

Creating and Managing Your e-Commerce Website

Creating and Managing Your e-Commerce Website This is an exciting time for entrepreneurs of all ages, genders, and income levels. Entrepreneurs understand they can start with a business concept and launch a website that generates revenue in a matter of days versus months / years. As documented on Inc.com article Top 5 E-Commerce Platforms in ... Read More
 
Why 25 Gigabit Ethernet?

Why 25 Gigabit Ethernet?

Why 25 Gigabit Ethernet? Cloud computing is the new normal. A majority of U.S. businesses are impacted by the rapid adoption of cloud computing. Underlying the enormous growth in cloud computing is the burgeoning infrastructure required to deliver the applications that we require. A very key element is the computing and networking component. The speed ... Read More
 
The Next-Gen Cyber Security Tool Is All In Your Head. Literally.

The Next-Gen Cyber Security Tool Is All In Your Head. Literally.

The Next-Gen Cyber Security Tool Is All In Your Head. Literally. Worries over cyber security are continuously in the news.   On September 22, 2016,Yahoo announced that up to 500 million accounts were compromised (hacked) in 2014.  It’s almost become a sport for sophisticated hackers to compete for the largest breach.  What are concerned businesses supposed ... Read More
 
The Science of On Hold Music For Cloud Call Routing

The Science of On Hold Music For Cloud Call Routing

The Science of On Hold Music For Cloud Call Routing The sound of soothing music playing for callers as they wait to speak to someone on the other end seems like it’s been around since the dawn of the first telephone call between Alexander Graham Bell and Watson, his trusted confidante.  And now, on hold ... Read More
 
Snapchat Spectacles: The New and Improved Google Glass?

Snapchat Spectacles: The New and Improved Google Glass?

Snapchat recently released a campaign for what some are claiming is the new and improved Google Glass; welcome the Snapchat Spectacles. Although Snapchat’s invention is far less equipped, its targeted marketing could be the key to its success. The Snapchat Spectacles come with  a small camera built into the frames, allowing users to capture videos and ... Read More
 
Cyber Attack?…It’s Probably An Inside Job!

Cyber Attack?…It’s Probably An Inside Job!

Cyber Attack?…It’s Probably An Inside Job! Is it possible that the biggest threat to a businesses data isn’t from outside forces but from the woman or man working inside the walls of your company? According to a September 2016 article in the Harvard Business Review (HBR), 60% of cyber attacks involved employees of the businesses ... Read More
 
Exciting News For Telecommunication Central Offices

Exciting News For Telecommunication Central Offices

Exciting news and telecommunication central offices seem like incompatible phrases. How could anything involving a Telco central office be labeled exciting? I thought the same thing until an article in Network World, Telco central offices could be in for open source makeover, caught my eye. The article describes the convening of the first CORDSummit on ... Read More
 
How Businesses Are Learning to Love Artificial Intelligence – AI

How Businesses Are Learning to Love Artificial Intelligence – AI

The Internet of Things (IOT) is accelerating the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) in all aspects of our lives. The amount of recorded data that defines the daily habits of most people in the US is staggering now. As the use of IOT enabled items moves beyond the introductory stages, businesses can expect the quantity ... Read More
 
DRaaS Vendors Should Receive Calls from US Airlines Very Soon

DRaaS Vendors Should Receive Calls from US Airlines Very Soon

With two major airlines, Delta and Southwest, experiencing catastrophic system outages in the past 30-days, you wonder why they have not explored partnering with disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) vendors? TechTarget defines DRaaS as, the replication and hosting of physical or virtual servers by a third-party to provide failover in the event of a ... Read More
 
Cyber Criminals Accelerate Attacks on Small-Medium Businesses

Cyber Criminals Accelerate Attacks on Small-Medium Businesses

Cyber attacks on small-medium businesses (SMB) are increasing at an alarming rate. Data from Symantec’s 2016 Internet Data Security Threat Report showed that attacks on SMBs accounted for 43% of the cyber attacks in 2015. The figure was up 9% in just one year and stands in stark contrast to 2011 where the SMB segment ... Read More