Current Events and Articles

In the past when we’ve engaged business owners about backup Internet connections many times the response has been “If the Internet goes down it’s not a big deal because all out people can still work”.  Well with more and more businesses shifting to support remote...

On a fairly regular basis we have clients request the ability to have team members work remotely.  These requests in the past has always been an “optional” desire.  With the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are getting an influx of such requests.  What are some of the things...

This is the biggest story that most people didn’t know or care about.  I believe that is the case because most people didn’t understand what was happening or didn’t understand what was at stake. The FCC ruled on Thursday February 26th that the internet will be regulated...

Every month I write an article about our circuit brokerage and why you should use us.  There are the usual reasons, we can save you money, provide support, and craft a better solution for your business.  We are not perfect by any means.  We make...

When I say another telecom win, I am not talking about NPI winning, I am talking about the client.   This particular client has a growing business.  They have 12 sites, and are adding more.  They have an old phone system that won’t do the things...

Al with Dennis Rodman If you are wondering why I have a picture with Dennis Rodman (Detroit Pistons & Chicago Bulls), it is because he was in Las Vegas at Channel Partners.  A vendor hired him to sign autographs and take pictures to get guys like...

When you hear people talking about the cloud these days, it is not a Seattle day in November that they are talking about.  It’s about hardware, like your server, phone system, data storage and the other many things you can put up on the cloud. While...

SECURITY   Do you lock your doors and windows when you leave for work in the morning, or when you go to bed or do you leave them wide open?  How about your car when you go to the store, Seahawks, Mariners, oops, nobody is...

Net neutrality is a subject most of us don’t know about or could care less about, that is until you are not able to access some websites or services such as Netflix that you currently use with your current Internet Service Provider (ISP).   So what...