Social Media Mistakes for Business

While any kind of business can benefit from the use of social media, there is one aspect of it that many overlook – proper use. One does not simply use social media for business – it’s something that, like everything else in your operation, requires a certain degree of planning and correct implementation. Social media…

The Conference Room Walls Have Ears

In today’s corporate environment, it’s not enough to be available to your colleagues and customers 24/7 – they want to see you in high definition, and they want to hear you clearly. But has your investment in high-end videoconferencing equipment created an open door for those wanting to know your business secrets? Boston based Rapid7…

More on Unified Communications

Because of continued improvements in technology and changes in the way people work, communication in today’s business has become richer but also more complex. Unified Communications is a great new way of taming this complexity. Read on to find out how. Because of continued improvements in technology and changes in the way people work, we…

BYOD? What’s it all about?

Heard of BYOD, or “bring your own device”, to work before? More and more companies are letting or even asking their employees to bring their phones or laptops to work. There are obvious benefits, but also dangers that may not be as obvious. Read on to find out what they are. You may have noticed…

Switch to VoIP Today

A few years ago, Voice-over-IP or Internet telephony was touted as the next big wave in technology. However, it previously came with a big price tag—but not anymore. With the great strides made in technology the last few years, VoIP is now readily within reach for many businesses—large or small. If you are running a…

Public Hotspot Security Tips

Connecting to wireless hotspots is common nowadays as people travel more, use more portable devices, and are allowed the freedom to work from anywhere. However they can be terribly unsecure. Here are tips you can use to securely connect to hotspots. Wireless internet access, or WiFi, is now so common that it can be found…

4 Free Tools for Productivity

While there are a lot of free tools, applications, and software available on the Internet, it can be a chore sorting out the good from the bad. To make things easier for you, here are a few handy tools you can use to boost productivity while saving on costs. It is a constant challenge for…

New Android Malware Has Costly Twist

Beware the rise of polymorphic malware on Android smartphones. That warning comes via security vendor Symantec, which said it’s seeing malware-obfuscation techniques honed by PC attackers being used to develop malware that targets smartphones and tablets that run the Android mobile operating system. The new malware, dubbed “Android.Opfake,” is typically advertised as being a free…

Energy Efficiency

At the end of the day, it doesn’t matter how much data your data center handles. It doesn’t matter what sort of hardware is in place. It doesn’t really even matter what sort of environmental controls are in place. All of those are merely factors, elements through which Operators reach for the Holy Grail of…