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[Video] Take an administrator tour around our hosted telephone system dashboard

When we visit our prospective customers, we like to offer supply as much information as possible so they can make excellent decisions on their business communications,

We often demonstrate our products, but in this short video, we can give you a preview tour of the dashboard that runs the...

[Video] IT is moving to the cloud – your telephone system will follow

Cloud IT continues to be big news with many businesses placing at least some of their applications on cloud platforms to take advantage of always-on, mobility benefits.

swcomms sales manager Adam Williams has seen this trend first hand and can offer advice on the shift from on-premise...

[Video]: Redundancy and resiliency – your IT systems need both

In his latest video blog, swcomms’ head of channel sales Colin Woods discusses the need for both redundancy and resiliency in any network.

He describes the real risks involved in using a redundant area of your network in our “sweat the asset”, value-seeking business world.


Video blog: Tailor-made availability of your data

Not all cloud solutions are the same. They are more generic if you buy an off-the-shelf or off-the-web solution, while private cloud or data centre solutions give businesses the flexibility to choose exactly what they need.

swcomms head of channel sales Colin Woods urges businesses to...

Video blog: Can Skype replace business video conferencing?

In this video blog, Paul Marshall discusses the relevance of video conferencing in the business world and whether companies and organisations are actually using this HD technology or using free resources like Skype.

For extra information on this topic, please see this blog.


Video blog: Three reasons why businesses need web filtering

In brief, the reasons why a business needs web filtering can be summed up using three words: distraction, liability and vulnerability.

Sadly, businesses usually leave it until it’s too late to consider web filtering as a protection they should rely on.

swcomms presales expert David Brace...

Video blog: Poor WiFi or poor connectivity – we explain the difference

How often have you said: “The WiFi here is so slow”? The chances are it’s nothing to do with the WiFi and everything to do with the connectivity that serves it.

In his latest video blog, swcomms’ presales specialist David Brace explains the difference between ‘WiFi’ and ‘connectivity’ for...

Video blog: Cost-effective point to point wireless links release you from ongoing rentals charges

Point to point wireless links are bought on a CAPEX basis so that once they are installed, you own them. This means there are no ongoing rental charges to pay such as those you would experience from leased lines or other forms of connectivity.

There are no dig costs to lay cables either so...

What does a point to point wireless link actually look like?

When you describe a point to point wireless link to some customers, they immediately imagine a huge satellite dish.

This misconception could not be further from the truth. The hardware used is often less than the size of A5 piece of paper; it comes in a several different colours and is...

Video blog: Web filtering for schools and colleges – the old way vs the new way

Traditionally, not-for-profit organisations have supplied web filtering tools to the education sector at county council level. However, these were not flexible enough to give IT and network managers the tools they wanted to manage their own access parameters. They certainly did not have...

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