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Managing the Hybrid Cloud Hype

By | February 7, 2016 | Cloud, Hybrid Cloud | [ 0 ]
The cloud is a hot topic of conversation in enterprise IT circles, but depending on the organization and its leaders, these environments can vary widely. Public cloud services, such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure, are comprised of hosted hardware ranging from storage to application servers to database architecture, while private clouds are on-premise data centers provisioned to share resources and improve performance. Debates still rage over which cloud is better – public or private – but there is…

The Big Implications of Big Data

By | January 31, 2016 | Data Center, Industry Trends, IT | [ 0 ]
Data generation isn’t slowing down. As noted by CloudTweaks, just 6 percent of data is now stored in physical format; the remaining 94 percent is digital. What’s more, 90 percent of all information created by…

Why Should Your Enterprise Care about the Hybrid Cloud?

A recent Comp TIA1 survey revealed that over ninety percent of responding companies are already using the cloud. Further, more than fifty percent said they intend to adopt four or more cloud platforms. According to…

Advantage XO: Channel Partner Support

It’s no secret. As a Channel Partner you want to align with a team that can help increase your business profitability.  In the XO Business Partner Channel, we recognize the critical role support plays in…

Top Questions to Ask Before Implementing VoIP

By | January 12, 2016 | Cloud, Industry Trends, Mobile, VoIP | [ 0 ]
Thinking about a move away from traditional phone lines to a voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) solution? You’re not alone: According to Business Wire, the market is on track to reach almost 350 million subscribers…

Hacktivism, Malware, Cloud Security: A Review of Our 2015 Update

It’s likely, that in 2016 companies will continue to be confronted with various dangers surrounding IT security. Here’s a look back at a review of our 2015 update, on some of the leading risks. In…

Speed, Reliability and Security: 3 Corporate Network Essentials

Information technology is top-of-mind for all enterprise leaders these days, as executives continue to discover ways to boost corporate performances through IT strategy. While each company’s approach to tech will feature unique distinctions based on…