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Every organization needs a business continuity plan. Learn how a well thought out plan will give you the guidance to keep conducting business even when everything around is in chaos.
Businesses that plan for unexpected disruptions are more likely to survive and thrive afterwards, ready to meet market demands with innovative solutions. Is your organization ready for the future and the unexpected?
Do you want to position your company for long-term success? Learn why you must adopt communication and collaboration strategies that include web and video conferencing.
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As companies grow increasingly dependent on cloud apps, dispersed teams and unified communications, ensuring connectivity isn’t just important – it’s mission-critical. But traditional WANs aren’t always up to the challenge, and using public Internet isn’t always reliable or secure. Here are 6 ways SD-WAN can help.
Global economic crises, national emergencies, natural disasters or even a typical data outage can derail your company. Are you ready for the next emergency?
As employees look for more flexible work options, technology innovation is steadily increasing. How are leaders to navigate this changing landscape while maintaining productivity and employee satisfaction?
Customer service has always been important for the long-term health and growth of the business, but recent innovations and trends for contact center technologies have accelerated the need to respond to customers in new ways.
Modern businesses increasingly rely on online collaboration tools, including web and video conferencing platforms. Wherever you are in implementing web conferencing, here are the steps you can take to help ensure a successful adoption.
Remaining guest-focused, staying competitive and weathering disruptions has never been more difficult—and at the same time, more important—than it will be during the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Is your organization ready?
Many technology experts tout SD-WAN as a solution for companies struggling to adapt to a dispersed workforce, maximize network performance and address increasing security challenges. But will SD-WAN benefit your business? Evaluate this solution based on 10 key aspects of organization, performance and security.
There is no question that the hospitality industry still faces a long road to recovery post-2020. The guest experience has fundamentally changed. Hotels have no choice but to reimagine their business strategies.Hospitality experts from Mitel and VTech will join us to discuss the changing future of this industry, and the trends that must be considered to minimize the financial impacts and keep guest and employee experience top of mind.
Join Elaine Adamson and Megan Crowhurst as they talk with Allstream’s Paula Wiley about people management and legal recommendations around productivity, including health and safety as you prepare to return to the office.
B2B Technology influencer Evan Kirstel, Leadership advisor Elaine Adamson, and Allstream’s VP of Strategic Customer Segment Brent Wyman discuss how best to support and engage your employees through these uncertain times.
Allstream and Cisco present this engaging virtual chat to “Support your inner Entrepreneur”. Get inspired to take charge with some fun, motivation, and education.
Gartner’s latest digital worker experience survey explores what workers really think about remote work, WFH productivity and virtual collaboration — and how IT and business leaders can adapt and prepare for the future of work in a post-pandemic world.
As organizations get ready to go back to the office, the trends toward flexibility, virtual collaboration and intelligent office spaces all point toward a new hybrid workplace. But what does this mean for the traditional office and how can IT pros better support workers?
Hybrid work isn’t just a mishmash of WFH and going into the office. The goal is to make sure any environment ‘works’ for any employee — wherever it may be on any given day. But managing enterprise IT in a hybrid work model will present some new challenges.
Four or five years ago, the conversation around software-defined WANs was about saving money and getting a return on your investment. Now that’s at the bottom of the list, according to EMA’s latest research into WAN transformation, SD-WAN and SASE during the pandemic.
2021 could be a ‘standout’ year in which a number of emerging technologies gain traction in data centres, according to the latest trends forecast from the Uptime Institute. At the top of the list? Accountability. We take a closer look at all five trends. .
As we start to think about life after the pandemic, Cisco execs share tips on how to make the hybrid workplace more engaging, inclusive and collaborative — for employees and their customers — during this year's virtual Cisco Live conference.