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Your Internet Will Go Down!

Posted by on Feb 16, 2020

No matter who your primary provider is. No matter what product you have. At some point your internet is going to quit on you. For small businesses this used to be a risk worth...

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Cutting The Cord

Cutting the cord–phase ????

Posted by on Dec 11, 2012

Here’s a little update on the “unwiring my home” project. Last week I connected my Verizon air card to my home network. After some tweaking and tinkering I have everything working...

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From The New York Post: Graphic video of ‘murder hornet’ killing mouse

Posted by on May 6, 2020

Graphic video of ‘murder hornet’ By Ben Cost Get your zap-rackets ready. Just in case you thought giant Asian hornets that can kill people weren’t terrifying enough, a graphic...

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Personal Experiences

Here Are The Drive In Theaters That Are Open in Alabama.

Posted by on May 1, 2020

According to With the current Coronavirus situation , drive ins are looking like a great way to get out and see a movie with your family. Cinemagic Drive-in...

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Communications Check List

Four basic communications points to review to be sure you are ready for business in 2013.
1. Look at your bill from your provider – while this may seem simple , it’s suprising how many people don’t really review their actual bill periodically. Be sure to look for things like unnecessary charges and services that you aren’t using or don’t need. This applies to both the bill for your voice services and your internet , expecially if they are two separate bills.

2. Are your customers getting busy signals or do you have an unusual amount of calls going to voicemail? This could be a sign that your voice services are under provisioned or other problems.

3. Take a long hard look at your internet bandwidth. Every company is growing more and more dependent on internet based applications and programs. Do you have sufficient bandwidth to be able to handle all the Web 2.0 and internet portal applications that are coming down the pipe?

4. Are you and your employees as mobile as you need to be? Mobility is one of the bigest pluses of the new age. Fully taking advantage of Unified Communications and Collaboration can be a huge boost to productivity.

These are just a few of the things you can and should examine to insure that your business is ready for the changes that are coming your way in 2013 and beyond.