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8 Enterprise WiFi Shortcomings
Reliable WiFi is critical in today's enterprise, but the WiFi network can fall short. Here's a look at some of common problems with WiFi connectivity.
The 12 Basic Truths Of Networking
Overwhelmed by all the change going on in the networking industry? Remember that it's all packets and protocols, along with a good helping of common sense.
Moving UC Into The Cloud
Before adopting a cloud-based unified communications system, organizations need to consider five things including security.
10 Reasons Data Centers Fail
Operators sometimes make common mistakes that can lead to data center outages. Most outages can be avoided through proper maintenance, procedures, and common sense.
8 Open Networking Terms To Know
Open networking is all the rage, but it covers a lot of ground. Get familiar with some of the basic terminology so you're not left in the dark.
7 Building Blocks For Enterprise IoT
Behind all those flashy applications enabled by the Internet of Things is a stark reality -- enterprises must create a highly reliable and secure infrastructure before they can capitalize on it.
6 Must-Have Enterprise Productivity Tools
Productivity is the name of the game for today's enterprises to work faster and smarter. We outline the key tools you should leverage to help your employees collaborate and your business compete.
UC Platforms: Setting Standards
Standardizing on communications platforms across the enterprise starts with getting employee feedback on the tools they use and prefer.
Skype For Business: 8 Ways It's Better Than Lync
With the launch of Skype for Business, Microsoft allows businesses to expand their communications while maintaining enterprise-class controls. Find out how the platform has improved over Lync.
Cisco Certifications To Kickstart Your Career
Cisco certifications are some of the most prestigious in technology, encompassing far more than routing and switching. Find out which options can improve your resume and skill set.
Will 802.11ac Kill Wired Ethernet?
The evidence is all around us that wireless networks are rapidly replacing wired as the connectivity option of choice, and not just for mobile phones and tablets.
SDN & UC Integration: A Work In Progress
Microsoft has led the way in applying software-defined networking to unified communications with its Lync SDN API, but a networking expert says more work is required to make communications and SDN a truly powerful combination.
Collaboration: The Audio Aspect
This quick tutorial on how audio travels in space will help you determine if the audio specifications of UC speakerphones or UC audio pickup devices are reasonable.
Crafting Effective UC Training
Getting the most out of your UC investment requires a usage and adoption program that teaches employees not only how to use the communication tools, but also the benefits.
WebRTC: Not Ready For The Enterprise
The open source web-based technology promises real-time communication across a multitude of applications, but must overcome challenges before it makes inroads into the enterprise market.
Unified Communications: Words Matter
When it comes to UC, one word can make a huge difference. Calling your UC investment an initiative instead of a project increases your chances of success.