The coolest phone system options you're not using

VoIP gives you ways to lower your costs while taking advantage of flexible features that make your business more efficient. Unfortunately, a lot of businesses never get beyond the basic features offered by VoIP, so they never discover the benefits VoIP advanced features.
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The best (and worst) ways SMBs use the cloud

Finding the right cloud solution can make your business more efficient and successful. Not all SMBs use the cloud correctly, though. Before you invest in cloud technology for your business, make sure you know the best and worst ways SMBs use the cloud.
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The evolution of network security and protecting your business

The network security landscape never stops evolving. It’s not enough to just have the latest antivirus software or shift to a cloud-based data storage solution. If you’re serious about protecting your network, you need to take some basic steps to keep up with today’s cybercriminals.
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6 essential ways to tackle DIY PC maintenance

Not all computer maintenance requires professional assistance. In fact, these 6 DIY PC maintenance tips offer several benefits, such as protecting your investment in equipment, improving your business's efficiency and even keeping malware at bay.
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Developing your disaster recovery communications plan

Planning for disaster is essential in business. But because it’s not pleasant to think about, some SMB owners just put it off. Big mistake. Huge. Your disaster recovery communication plan helps your company continue operations no matter what else is going on. And it can save your reputation.
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6 reasons giving back to the community helps Your SMB

If you're a business interested in giving back to the community, there’s good news. Being active in charitable work can strengthen business relationships, partnerships, stakeholder relationships, local causes, and the community that supports you.
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How your SMB can start using cloud solutions now

Cloud computing is a complex, yet highly-rewarding form of modern technology that can propel your business to new levels of efficiency, organization, and automation. There are several ways you can prepare and make the transition into cloud-based solutions much less daunting.
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5 of the best instant messaging apps for SMBs

Whether it's for clients, employees or project collaboration, small business owners need an instant messaging app that’s dependable and affordable. Here are five of the top instant message apps for your business. All are user-friendly and packed with options.
Hybrid Cloud

What is the hybrid cloud and why should you care?

Hybrid cloud solutions give SMBs the opportunity to increase the pace of digital transformation and provide more agility and less risk. SMBs need to do careful planning to select the applications that belong in the cloud and which should be kept on-premise.
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6 ways to make your Fourth of July the best ever

Make this the best Fourth of July with fun activities like building your own splash park, having a fun cooking challenge and backyard barbecue or celebrating Independence Day by viewing the best fireworks right in Orange County with friends and family!