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The Future Is Here. Are You?

January 21st, 2019

The communications industry is undergoing an unprecedented phase of technological innovations. Cloud communications products and services continue to flip the industry on its head, putting you in control. These solutions enable your company to leverage the latest features and capabilities, which are extremely easy to use and very cost-effective. With Cloud services, you can experience explosive growth through proven business models and cloud service platforms that allow companies like yours to utilize high-value software and services like SIP Trunking, Unified  (More…)

SD-WAN: What Is It & How Can It Benefit My Business

January 14th, 2019

What is SD-WAN?
SD-WAN is a solution designed to optimize voice data traffic. Its primary function is to shape bandwidth and intelligently route traffic in order to ensure the highest voice quality. Secondarily, it works to prioritize your most important data traffic based on your policies and create special routing for your most used cloud-based services (e.g. Office 365, Salesforce.com).
Who is SD-WAN for?
An SD-WAN solution is for organizations with remote workers, multiple locations/branches, or workflows that require employees to rely on  (More…)

Top 4 Reasons 4 Cloud

January 9th, 2019

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Do you take business calls on your cell phone? Of course you do! Do your employees or sales force work remotely, from home or the road at least some of the time? Most likely. A recent study by web conferencing software company, PGi, indicates that globally, 79% of office employees work remotely at least one day  (More…)

Five everblü Features You’ll Love

February 6th, 2018

Small businesses near and far are falling in love with the features of everblü. This cloud-based communication solution is perfect for small businesses that want to improve productivity, communication security, and customer response-time without breaking the bank. These affordable features are included with an upgrade to everblü and they’re sure to make your small business seem “big”!

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Small businesses are just that…small.  (More…)

Why TCS?

July 24th, 2017


In the world of business communications, there are so many options. With a simple Google search, you’ll find several companies nationwide who offer seemingly great prices on phones. As a business owner, we know it can be tempting to go with one of “those guys.”
When your phone system is down, you’ll do whatever it takes to fix the problem—fast.
Unfortunately, when you  (More…)

What is the Cost of Moving to a Cloud-based Telephone System?

July 5th, 2017


When shopping for a cloud-based business telephone system, what is your top concern? Likely, cost is going to weigh heavily on your consideration list. So, how do you figure out what works with your budget?
As frustrating as this may be, it really depends on your situation.
Cloud-based telephones have two components: System Essentials (company-wide features) and User Seats (individual phone features).
System Essentials include  (More…)

Keep Your Business Running Even When the Internet is Down

May 3rd, 2017


Internet outages are incredibly damaging to your business. Not only are you disconnected from your team of employees, but your customers are left in limbo—and growing more impatient by the second. You pay a pretty penny to your Internet Service Provider.
So, why do these aggravating outages keep happening?
Chances are, your company has what’s called a Wide Area Network (WAN). This extended network covers a large geographic region between all of your locations  (More…)

everblü: The Switchboard for Your Modern World

March 6th, 2017

You worked hard for what you have. Now, as your team expands to accommodate your growing customer base, communicating is proving to be more cumbersome and expensive than you planned. The stress of trying to keep everyone on the same page and working toward the same goal is about to get the best of you—and your bottom line.
 
There HAS to be a better way.
 
Imagine a workday where you can easily speak with anyone on your team whenever you need? Where  (More…)

VOIP, The Cloud, and Other Telecom Head-Scratchers

December 16th, 2016


When it comes to technology, the jargon can be pretty complicated. With all of the acronyms and complex definitions, how are you supposed to distinguish the important stuff from the fluff?
 
At TCS, we know that understanding the ins and outs of your telephone service is enough to make your head spin. To lighten your load, we are giving you a helpful  (More…)

The Cloud is the Real Deal! Myths Busted!!

February 22nd, 2016

For many, the cloud is still a mystery. In fact, there’s so much complexity surrounding it that, for a wary IT manager, things can easily become foggy. Do a Google search right now on “cloud computing,” and you’ll find thousands of varying results—some nice and others not so much. So, how can IT teams dig deep to discover the truths of the cloud? Two words: the numbers.
It may seem that not a day goes by that a skeptical IT manager  (More…)