ATC Cincinnati Moves Into New Digs

New Office Space Conceived to Generate Collaboration, Create Unifying Experiences ATC Cincinnati moved into new office space this week located at 8734 Union Centre Boulevard in West Chester, OH. ATC took official occupancy of the space Monday, February 1. Driven by a burgeoning consulting practice and growth, ATC Cincinnati has been looking at viable options to…

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Business Solutions Magazine Features Enger’s “3 Steps”

Value creation within telecom can be elusive in the face of complex technologies and varied choices. Needless to say, it can be frustrating and time consuming. However, significant costs savings are very attainable, productivity gains are certain, and a well-defined business continuity plan can be achieved. ATC’s Senior Telecom Consultant, Nick Enger, shares his “3…

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What’s Driving Enterprise Demand for Bandwidth?

What do video, the public cloud, and applications all have in common? They’re all drivers of enterprise demand for bandwidth. Avant Communications recently published a nice post featuring ATC provider XO Communications. Read the entire post here (link no longer available). Here are some highlights: “Enterprises are increasingly using the public cloud for storage as well…

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Using the Cloud to Further Your Business

When you are first starting a business, time is one of your most valuable commodities. Back in the day, it could be incredibly time-consuming for a small business to get started, as everything seemed to require advance planning and significant time to set up, including phone systems, email, servers, etc. Today, however, we have the…

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Why the IoT Needs Fiber-Optic Broadband to Succeed

The Consumer Electronics Show® (CES 2016) in Las Vegas never disappoints. For many, it’s better than Disney World at 5-years-old. Just about every technology topic is covered. The Internet of Things (IoT) is no exception. Network World reports on an IoT panel discussion: The Internet of Things could drive network capacity to the point that only…

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Hosted Unified Communications for the Enterprise

Working with ATC, West can provide you with VoiceMaxx CE, a complete suite of UC services designed for companies with Cisco IT environments. Built on Cisco’s Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS) architecture and ideal for businesses with over 250 workers, VoiceMaxx CE drives down communications costs and frees IT to focus on strategic initiatives, while enabling people…

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DeMartino Serves on Masergy Advisory Board (video)

For the second year, ATC Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Darren DeMartino, will serve on the Masergy Partner Advisory Board. Masergy is an ATC provider offering hybrid networking, managed security and cloud communication solutions to global enterprises. DeMartino and 11 other council members met this week to receive solution briefings and provide feedback on Masergy’s suite…

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What is Managed Cloud? (Video)

Managed cloud lets you tap the power of the cloud for your strategic business goals without the frustration, cost, and time of managing it yourself. ATC partner, Rackspace, offers managed solutions from ecommerce to hosting, big data to hybrid cloud. Listen to Rackspace President & CEO Taylor Rhodes and CTO John Engates discuss the difference between…

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Goodwin to Speak at Fast Growth Business Academy

Northern Kentucky University’s Haile | US Bank College of Business is hosting a new speaker series to help startups and small businesses grow. ATC’s Co-Founder & Managing Partner, David Goodwin, will be speaking during the first session titled, “Find Your Niche.” Lacy Starling from Legion Logistics will emcee the event. When: Thursday, October 15, 2015,…

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Making Sense of Hybrid IT

(Originally published by Channel Partners and bylined by ATC partner, Internap.) Most IT departments are aiming to optimize performance, cost-efficiency and security for a growing range of applications and workloads. As a result, interest in hybrid environments is growing quickly. Recognizing this opportunity, service providers are rushing to define what “hybrid” means and basing offerings on their own…

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ATC Featured in October Issue of Cincy Magazine

Get a Sneak Peak at the Forthcoming Issue Featuring “Cool Tech” Cincy Magazine’s October issue will feature the inaugural Cool Tech Award recipients, showcasing the success of technology in business in the region. According to Cincy Magazine, “the Cool Tech Awards program celebrates companies doing cool things with technology and, in doing so, honors local…

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ATC Selected as Cool Tech Award Recipient

ATC was recently selected by Cincy Magazine as a winner in the first annual Cool Tech Awards. The Cool Tech Awards program celebrates companies doing cool things with technology and in doing so, honors companies for their innovation and best practices. So what exactly is ATC doing with technology that is cool? “The recent IT/telecom convergence,…

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Make Your Mark on Technology – September 3, 2015

Advanced Business Technologies Roundtable All organizations face technology challenges when looking to move forward with new systems and processes.  “Make Your Mark” is designed to help you more effectively navigate complex IT decisions wrapped around cyber security, telecom and disruptive technologies.  We will explain the best ways to move forward in these areas while facing…

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8 Signs You Should Invest in the Cloud

The word “cloud” may have bounced in and out of conversations at your office, but you’re still not 100% sure it’s for you. You’re waiting for some sort of sign that it’s worth your time. Luckily, ATC partner, Rapidscale, has eight. If any of these sound like your business, it might be time to invest in the cloud.…

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Goodwin Receives Entrepreneur Vision Award

Last Thursday, on August 6, LEAD and Venue Magazines presented 16 honorees, including ATC’s David Goodwin, with the John F. Barrett Entrepreneur Vision Award at The Center in Cincinnati, OH. Each honoree nominated exemplified vision, strength of character and determination in their journey as an Entrepreneur and a business-owner. John F. Barrett, president and CEO…

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NFV Offers 3 Compelling Business Benefits

From ATC partner, Masergy: Network function virtualization (NFV) is poised to transform the world of networking. The technology is part of a larger shift from legacy hardware-based networks to those based on software, which will give network architects and administrators a new way to design, deploy and manage network capabilities. “This kind of change happens once…

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Cincinnati Bell Instant Messaging & Presence (IM&P)

Most Unified Communications (UC) platforms offer robust IM&P functionalities that provide real-time communications to increase worker productivity and facilitate mobility. Here’s a snapshot of the IM&P capabilities offered by ATC partner, Cincinnati Bell Business. Download the PDF here. Or, checkout the tutorial here. (If you’re on the the CBTS hosted VoIP Emerge platform and are…

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Goodwin Selected as Top Cincinnati Exec, Finalist for C-Suite Award

The Cincinnati Business Courier announced its finalists for the 2015 C-Suite Award. ATC’s co-founder and managing partner, David Goodwin, was selected as one of 17 “CEO” finalists. A total of 37 finalists were named in five categories, which include chief executive officer, chief financial officer, chief operating officer, chief marketing officer and chief legal officer. “The…

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A PARTNERSHIP GIVING WOMEN A HAND UP

As published in the Summer 2015 issue of Venue Magazine Written by Rick Bird. Photography by Daniel Smyth (Download the PDF here. Sign up to attend the Summer Release Party at The Cincinnati Club here.) It started as an every day business transaction. David Goodwin, managing partner and co-founder of Advanced Technology Consulting, Inc., worked with Dress for Success Cincinnati…

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Henry Hotel Doubles Bandwidth, Lowers Monthly Cost 25%

The Henry Hotel, located in Dearborn, MI, knew it was maxing out its current 50MB circuit and needed more bandwidth. Naturally, they went to their current provider and looked at options to upgrade. The provider came back with a proposal to “significantly” increase their bandwidth, which also constituted an increase in The Henry’s monthly telecom…

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Goodwin to be Honored with Entrepreneur Vision Award

The Entrepreneur’s Organization of Greater Cincinnati and the editorial team at Venue Media, the publisher of Venue Magazine, Greater Cincinnati’s Lifestyle publication and LEAD Magazine, the Publication for Business Executives, recently selected ATC Co-Founder and Managing Partner, David Goodwin, as a recipient of The John F. Barrett Entrepreneur Vision Award Class of 2015! The Vision Award…

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Business Value Awards 2015 Showcase

Check out the 2015 Channel Partners 360° Business Value Awards digital “showcase” issue here. This is the third year for the CP360° awards, and the second consecutive year ATC has won. Read more here. Earlier this year, Channel Partners announced that ATC had been selected as a winner of the Channel Partners 360⁰ Business Value Awards…

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Enger Selected Finalist for Next Generation Leadership Award

ATC’s Nick Enger was recently selected as a finalist for LEGACY’s Next Generation Leadership Award (NGLA) in the Technology/Science/Manufacturing category. The NGLAs are designed to salute the region’s young professionals under the age of 40 for significant accomplishments in their chosen professional field, demonstrated leadership, as well as their contribution to the community. The LEGACY Leadership…

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ATC Nominated for 2015 Business Champions Award – Second Year in a Row

The Business Champions Awards, produced through a partnership of the MetroHartford Alliance and Hartford Business Journal, celebrate privately held companies from throughout the Hartford Region. For the second consecutive year, ATC received a nomination for practice innovation and revenue growth. The Awards honor those that have demonstrated best practices and significant achievements in one or…

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5 Benefits of Desktop Virtualization

It’s obvious that we are in the center of a universal technology shift. With that being said, cloud computing, fueled by the move to 100% virtualized environments, represents an enormous platform change that is altering the current situation of IT. Desktop virtualization, or VDI, is a buzz word that has been floating around the IT…

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ATC Supports Military Financial Readiness

Financial Readiness = Mission Readiness ATC recently launched a campaign to support the Better Business Bureau’s (BBB) Military Line. This BBB program has provided free resources since 2004 to our military communities in the areas of financial literacy and consumer protection. The five main components of the program are: Education – Local BBBs on and…

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Looking to Give the Cloud a Try, But Uncertain How to Begin?

The NaviSite® Cloud Launcher is for you. NaviSite is one of ATC’s top providers of cloud services. In 2015, VMware named NaviSite its Cloud Service Provider Partner of the Year. What’s holding you back? Take advantage of The NaviSite® Cloud Launcher—a no-hassle way for you to start taking full advantage of NaviSite’s industry-leading cloud capabilities. There’s…

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