5 benefits of desktop virtualization

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…

Top Business Telecom Networking Trends in 2015

Technology is redefining the core products and operations in almost every industry. The role of the CIO (or CTO or CDO, etc.) is becoming central to marketing, operations, product development, customer support, security, financial analysis, business planning and more. As CIOs work to tie these vital roles together through efficient, secure, high capacity networks the…

The Evolution of Personal Communications

By Dean Manzoori, Masergy VP, UCaaS Product Management Voicemail, a 30-year-old communications technology, is evolving to offer workers a richer set of collaboration options. Coca-Cola Co., the world’s largest beverage company, recently did away with traditional voicemail for most of its headquarters staff. Coca-Cola’s CIO Ed Steinike explained that the move was designed to “simplify…

ATC Reworks Network Services for Mike’s Carwash

Succession Planning Prompted Reorganization of Family Business and Need for New, Upgraded Services Cincinnati, OH, January 29, 2015—Advanced Technology Consulting (ATC) recently completed work for Mike’s Carwash, totally re-working the company’s voice and data services while facilitating a wholesale move to the cloud. Spawned by the reorganization of the family-owned business, ATC was engaged to handle…

Understanding Cloud-based Unified Communications

(By Dean Manzoori, Masergy VP of Unified Communications.) Cloud-based unified communications is the fastest growing sector of the enterprise communications market. It combines the familiar voice and unified messaging features that we’ve all come to expect in the workplace, with newer functions that increase employee productivity. These include instant messaging, presence, video and web conferencing,…