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Embrace The Cloud

June 10th, 2019

As IT
becomes more and more strategic and critical in impacting an organization’s
bottom line, companies look to the Cloud to decrease IT complexity and drive
ROI. For some organizations, Cloud solutions can be more secure, predictable
and scalable than on-premise solutions.

Hackers,
cyber-terrorists, natural disasters, and manmade disasters are no match for the
Cloud. When you consolidate your hardware infrastructure or become completely
hardware independent with a virtual disaster recovery and business continuity
solution, you can provide a seamless, secure, redundant environment at a
fraction of the cost of  (More…)

Disaster Recovery (DR) – Are You Prepared?

June 5th, 2019

With the rising waters of the
Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, Disaster Recovery has come to the forefront of
our minds. It’s one of those things like life insurance that you just don’t
want to talk about. It’s easy to get apathetic and feel like it’s money that
could be spent on other seemingly more important things in your normal day to
day business life.

We insure our homes, our cars, our
health for a sense of security in our personal lives, knowing that if anything
out of  (More…)

Geo-Redundancy: What You Need To Know

May 31st, 2019

When it comes to Cloud Communications, how stable is your phone system during carrier issues such as cable cuts, power outages, and natural disasters?

To answer this, it’s helpful to know how the cloud works. “Cloud” is simply a word that has come to mean “I don’t have to store anything on my local PC.” We store our pictures online. We do our banking online. We do our shopping online. The history of these events are stored “on the cloud.” Or,  (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…)

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…)

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…)