Category Archives: Business Integration

How to recognise security vulnerabilities in your IT systems

As IT systems continue to extend across multiple environments, IT security threats and vulnerabilities have likewise continued to evolve. Whether from the growing insider threat of rogue and unauthorised internal sources, or from the ever increasing number of external attacks, … Continue reading

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UK LLU breaks the 7 million unbundled line mark

The number of unbundled broadband connections in the UK has broken through the 7 million mark, making up around one third of all broadband connections according to data from the Office of the Telecommunications Adjudicator. The 7.03 million connections shows … Continue reading

Posted in Business Integration, Cloud Computing, Data, Fixed Line Telephony, Home Networking, PSTN, public cloud, Small Business, Small Business Connect, Telephone Network Services, Voice, VOIP, WAN, xDSL Technology | Leave a comment

The 6 Biggest Benefits to Switching your business to Rustyice VoIP

The world is making the switch to VoIP, but in case you are still unsure if VoIP is right for you, here are six benefits to adding VoIP to your home and business. At £12 per user per month for … Continue reading

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The Importance of Video to Unified Communications

Enterprise Connect was held last week in Orlando. Among what seemed to be a great deal of interesting presentations and tutorials was a discussion on the role of video in unified communications. John Bartlett, the principal of NetForecast, posted at … Continue reading

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Mission Critical iSCSI Storage Network

Storage Networking is a tricky animal…Our brush with networked storage platforms started from the time we needed few hundred megabytes of shared storage for building a cluster to enable database and email consolidation in the late 90’s. The essential character … Continue reading

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Recent Developments in Private Clouds.

While most of the initial interest in cloud computing focused on companies that offered their cloud services for businesses to use as they need, there has recently been a shift towards so-called private clouds. These private clouds leverage an existing … Continue reading

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Doing Business the Customers’ Way

Based on insights gathered from IT industry thought leaders, analysts and enterprise customers, We anticipate the most significant priorities in the year ahead to be companies providing real-time, event-driven data that can allow businesses to be more agile, and companies … Continue reading

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Striving for operational efficiency

Enterprise IT has undergone changes in the past decade that can promote innovation, bringing down the cost and time it takes to test new concepts.  Emerging cloud services help enterprises access new markets and develop go-to-market strategies that their predecessors … Continue reading

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