Your Technology is Not a Blender

April 27, 2016

Your computer network is not a blender. A good blender, a Vitamix for instance, will last for 10 to 20 years depending on how often you use it. Your personal computer, MacBook, iPad, networking gear, servers, printers, cables or smart phone have a much shorter lifespan – 3 to 5 years tops. Any longer than […]

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Yes, Update Your Phone System

April 19, 2016

The telecommunications wave is always flowing and it leaves no stone unturned. Frankly, your business phones are no exception. As a full service technology consultant to small and medium-sized businesses throughout Florida, Blacktip often replaces traditional PBX (private branch exchanges) phone systems with Voice-over-IP (VoIP) phone systems. Transitioning to a new phone system can revolutionize […]

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Microsoft Office 365 – Effective and Powerful Collaboration

April 7, 2016

[This is part three in a four-part series] Office 365 is a game-changer. However, before we define why, let’s understand a little history. As we continue this thread in learning about the platform offerings between Google and Microsoft. Microsoft Office has always been the king of the hill when it came to desktop productivity. Practically every […]

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Google Apps for Work – Rapid Collaboration

March 14, 2016

Google Apps for Work  – Blacktip’s Perspective [This is part two in a four-part series] Google Apps for Work (GAfW) makes collaboration simple. It has a bevy of tools from email to calendaring, document creation to file management and much more. Blacktip has been a GAfW partner for over five years. To say that we are experts […]

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