In this installment of The Unified Communications Essentials Series: Phones and Equipment, Windstream shares the questions you need to ask about phones, equipment and managed services when searching for a unified communications (UC) provider and UC solutions for your business.
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Still not cloud convinced? Chris Nicolini, our Sr VP of Data Center Operations, responds to four common anti-cloud arguments
Chris Nicolini, Sr VP of Data Center Operations at Windstream, dispels four common arguments against migrating to the cloud with cloud solutions facts about the cost benefits, efficiency improvements, increased uptime, scalability and security of cloud services and data center facilities.
Reporting live from the 2014 Channel Partners Conference, our Windstream blogger offers insight into various regulations, when they apply and how getting smart about them as shared in the “Rules, Regs & Revenue: Making Money from Security & Compliance” session.
Reporting live from the 2014 Channel Partners Conference, Windstream blogger offers key questions to ask when evaluating an on-premises vs. SaaS cloud solutions as shared in the “On-Premises vs. SaaS: Helping Customers Choose the Best Option” session.
Reporting live from the 2014 Channel Partners Conference, our Windstream blogger shares insight into the exponential growth in of cloud based and managed security solutions, projected to grow 69% over the next five years, driven by the rise in malicious cyber attacks.
Reporting live from the 2014 Channel Partners Conference, our Windstream blogger shares insights into the tools cloud partners can use to ensure optimal performance, continuity and efficiency in virtualized, on-demand environments.
Reporting live from the 2014 Channel Partners Conference, Windstream blogger shares some of Sales Enabled president Rebecca Rosen’s top methods for how sales teams can best engage with the variety of decision makers, and successfully bridge the gap between front and back offices to achieve results.
Reporting live from the Channel Partners Conference, our Windstream blogger shares Masergy’s CEO, Chris MacFarland insight, confirming our theory that while cloud solutions are agile by nature, they require networks that can support that agility. SDN is delivering virtual networking capabilities purpose-built for the cloud age.
Reporting live from the 2014 Channel Partners Conference, our Windstream bloggers share this session’s panel of experts insights and steps that those in the channel can take to simplify and give customers the mobility they need—easily AND profitably.
Windstream Senior Consultant Kent Landry predicts businesses and consumers will become more vulnerable to cybercrime in 2014 as the Internet of Everything (IOE) brings a larger number of entry points. Already, there are reports of one global cyber-attack launched from more than 100,000 home-networking routers, everyday gadgets, televisions and at least one refrigerator equipped with “smart” technology!
Windstream guides K-12 schools through the E-Rate Item 21 Attachments submission process to accompany E-Rate Form 471 applications for Internet and telecom services and equipment funding.
Learn the questions you should ask when searching for your UC provider and why the network is the foundation for all good Unified Communications solution in this first installment of the Windstream Unified Communications Essentials Series.
Windstream offers E-Rate Program filing tips for K-12 schools and libraries to successfully submit Form 471 applications for 2014. The E-Rate program offers eligible schools and libraries communication services and Internet access with discounts ranging from 20% to 90%.
Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) is not only a flexible, scalable and reliable business continuity and disaster recovery solution, it’s extraordinarily cost efficient. Windstream offers tips and resources to help guide you through the process of choosing a Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) provider and justifying ROI.
With the recent spate of massive network security breaches, it’s a good time to revisit password security issues, establish password best practices for your organization and review the benefits of Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) to enhance your network security.
In this "Day in the Life" vlog, Chris Nicolini, our Senior Vice President of Operations for Data Centers, shares why he believes Windstream Hosted Solutions is so unique. As Chris talks about the growth potential, investments in data center and cloud technology and the empowered data center teams of Windstream Hosted Solutions, it's clear he has a passion for data center operations and the team he leads.
In this executive interview, CDIT Solutions President Scott Galloway and Windstream Hosted Solutions sales director John Slayton share how CDIT and Windstream collaborated to assess CDIT’s he critical business objectives and growth plans to arrive at managed cloud services as the ideal solution to meet their current and future technology needs.
Learn how you can spend less and get more with email in the cloud. Enterprise email hosting solutions like Hosted Microsoft Exchange and Collaboration—a Windstream hosted product, enables businesses of all sizes to access email, IM and calendars on-the-go via a web browser or through a client, regardless of device.
Windstream looks at 2014 network security technology and trends and shares top new threat predictions by leading industry network security experts to help businesses and IT staff prepare for security challenges in 2014.
In Part 4 of the Changing Face of Contact Centers Series, Windstream share insight into three important considerations for contact center operations success: technology, business processes and company culture.