Businesses are moving Unified Communications (UC) to the top of their enterprise “to-do” lists as they begin to understand its tremendous potential for improving collaboration and reducing costs. Windstream suggests these steps for planning a smooth UC migration.
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This “Cloud Drives Business Value” infographic shares data from “The Path to Value in the Cloud” study by Windstream and Oxford Economics. Get insight into where businesses are seeing the most value in the cloud—including areas such as collaboration, innovation and time to market—and how success can be measured.
In Windstream’s Path to Value in the Cloud Trailblazers Report, research reveals early cloud adopters are performing well ahead of their competitors, reporting substantially better bottom-line results and projecting more robust revenue growth. We took a deeper dive into their cloud migration journey to determine what they’re doing different.
Windstream shares highlights from the 12-month, 7-point Action Plan outlined for mobility in the AIIM Trendscape: The New Mobile Reality report. As enterprises make the transition to workplace mobility, it’s time to examine, evaluate and implement technologies, applications, practices and policies in the context of their contribution to workflow.
Our Windstream blogger wraps up COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2014 with reviews our new carrier portal announcement, Windstream’s ATLANTIC-ACM awards in the ILEC class “Voice Value” and “Data Value” categories, and final thoughts from the “Rural Telehealth: A Healthy Business Opportunity” session.
Blogging live from the Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit (HCTS), our Windstream blogger reviews “Internet of Things: The Perfect Storm or Washout?” session and factors driving businesses of all sizes to consider adopting Internet of Things (IoT) paradigms.
Rob Carter, director of Data Center and Cloud Marketing at Windstream, suggests considerations for those thinking about a hybrid cloud solution in his presentation in the Leadership Session at the Hosting and Cloud Transformation Summit 2014.
Live from the “Locked Down: Key Components for Airtight Security” session at COMPTEL Plus Fall 2014, speakers outlined security risks across multiple platforms, ranging from network and cloud to wireless and employee-owned devices, and how organizations can better prepare and defend against cyber-attacks.
Live from COMPTEL Plus Fall 2014, our Windstream blogger shares predictions of major points of change ahead encompassing IT Culture, Cloud Encouragement, Data Control and Security and Regulatory Requirements presented in the “What’s the Forecast? Multiple Clouds on the Horizon” session at COMPTEL Plus.
Live from COMPTEL Plus Fall 2014, our Windstream blogger reviews FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s keynote address, providing insight into the FCC’s role promoting fair competition in the telecommunications industry as related to last mile access, the future of copper and VoIP—to best meet consumer demands.
Industry executives joined Windstream CEO Jeff Gardner to discuss the importance of interconnectivity, healthy competition and tips for driving continued industry growth at the COMPTEL Plus Fall 2014.
From Windstream’s E-Rate Series, learn about free E-Rate Training opportunities for K -12 schools and libraries including live applicant training sessions and online options. Get a program overview, review recent changes to the program and learn about best practices and support to guide you through the application process.
No matter if it’s equipment, service, or new marketing tactics, technology the foundation that can provide the catalyst to help you boost your business goals. Windstream offers SMB tips for a sound technology strategy to help your small business succeed.
Improving citizen-facing and employee-facing collaboration efforts is a top priority for the U.S. government. While users want the freedom to choose their own device, it is critical that the information sharing meets stringent security, reliability and real-time demands of government communications. Windstream is enabling collaboration and mobility efforts with secure solutions for U.S. government agencies.
It’s an exciting time in rural healthcare! The USAC is still offering support for the Rural Health Care Program, and has also started the first full year of funding under the new Healthcare Connect Fund. Find out more about the two main programs and which one is right for your healthcare facility with our RHC Infographic.
What does cloud management mean to you? Expectations and definitions differ in this session: Optimize Cloud Delivery with Cloud Management Tools. But some best practices are agreed upon, and they are shared here so partners stay on top of their game when the pressure is on.
Determining where to store customers’ data, applications and computing assets may sometimes prove challenging, especially with the frequent confusion surrounding private and public cloud definitions. It’s exactly because of this that hybrid clouds are becoming more popular.
As more businesses move to the cloud, what once was regarded as a safety net for a low-probability event has now become top-priority. We’ve made a list of some essential reasons why businesses should be prepared with business continuity and disaster recovery plans.
Live from Cloud Partners 2014: Bring Me a Higher Cloud: Separating Fact from Fiction & Focusing on What Works
Customer investments in cloud solutions are increasing, but there is continued discussion on what is fiction and what is fact. Knowing what really works and what doesn’t puts your business in a position to use the cloud to benefit your expansion and growth efforts.
Today, the chance of being targeted by malicious hackers has significantly increased as businesses of all sizes depend on technology for pretty much every operational area. As security and technology become more intertwined, the need for proper security measure is increasingly important. Do you have enough security solutions in place?
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