"Don't Unplug This" (How to Not Lose Your IT Director Job)

ICTPro.tv publisher Dan Baldwin shares important "Make this Video Before It's Needed" advice for IT directors, project managers and ICT consultants who want to keep their jobs or clients after the inevitable "Our Internet Stoped Working" phone call from the boss/client. 

Why Businesses Consult with iSymplify for NextGen ICT

Lorie Burkemper, Nick Kramer & Kris Boulware of iSymplify explain how they consult with their business clients using assessment, solution design and project management to help them leverage technology to maximize business communications.  iSymplify enabling technologies include SD-WAN, UCaaS (unified communications as a service), hosted VoIP, hosted contact center, public, private & hybrid cloud, managed security beyond the firewall and many others.  Learn more at www.iSymplify.com 

How to POC (Proof of Concept) an SD-WAN Box for Your Boss

ICTPro.tv publisher Dan Baldwin demonstrates how to setup and perform a SD-WAN POC (proof of concept) demonstration to show how a properly configured SD-WAN appliance can work with a primary and backup internet connection to virtually guarantee no business application will ever fail from a single internet pipe going down.  This demonstration uses a VeloCloud 520 Edge SD-WAN box & a FortiGate 60D firewall provided by managed services carrier SpectroTel.

VARs, MSPs & Channel Partners: How do they help ICT clients?

Steve Gerhardt of D&M Enterprises shares how he helps VARs (value added resellers) & MSPs (managed service providers) setup a carrier & cloud services project desk.   VARs and MSPs that have D&M take care of carrier & cloud services for them benefit by growing the monthly revenue that these services generate without the risk of loosing good clients by turning over carrier & cloud services to poorly trained partners.  To learn more about D&M please visit www.DMEnterprise.net 

Solve Slow FTP File Upload Problems with this Easy Test

Can't upload to an FTP server at the max speed your internet service provider allows? Is your ISP throttling your upload, is the FTP server throttling you or is it something else. 

See how we solved a real-world problem setting up FTP benchmark tests between GoDaddy VPS Hosting and HostedFTP.com. (We found where our problem was coming from!) 

Why Businesses Choose CPI for Premises/Cloud Hybrid Phones

Jeff Drummond of CPI Telecom explains why businesses like hospitals and financial institution who can never have a voice or data failure reject cloud-only solutions for CPI's Mitel & ShoreTel premises & hybrid equipment solutions.  When CPI is your voice & IT managed services provider, your busienss gets same-day on-site support from one of CPI's 14,000 technicians nationwide.  To learn more visit www.CPItelecom.com. 

Why Kansas City Businesses Choose Brad Carrell for ICT

Brad Carrell shares with Dan Baldwin why he's a "Recommended Partner" for 1) Kansas City voice, data & internet circuits, 2) SD-WAN, 3) enterprise mobility, 4) IaaS and 5) matching distributors to the vendors solutions they do best. 

To learn more about working with Brad visit www.StrategicTelecomPartners.com 

Why Zultys for Phones Over Mitel, ShoreTel, Avaya & Cisco?

Braun Mincher of ITC Telecom in Denver explains why mid-sized multilocation businesses with 100 to 1000 employees choose his customized Zultys phone system over Mitel, ShoreTel, Avaya & Cisco.  

By combining superior white-glove customer service along with a hybrid hosted VoIP model that ensures bullt-proof failover, ITC has retained 99% of their business phone system clients over the past 15-years.  To learn more visit www.ITCtechnology.com.