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Category: Collaboration


2015: A Look Back at the Growth of Collaboration

As 2015 comes to a close, we are looking back at the trends that shaped collaboration and the technologies that support it. This past year, unified collaboration (UC) and unified collaboration as a service (UCaaS) continued to grow in demand as organizations looked at ways to securely protect data while increasing efficiencies and effectiveness. In […]

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TechSource Editor

January 7, 2016

Cloud  •  Collaboration  •  Managed Services

Collaborative Services Approach: A Smart, Intimate Approach to Managing your Network

For some IT manufacturers, the managed services arena is simply not their area of expertise. While they may have robust global helpdesk and technical support mechanisms in place, customers are seeking a smart, proactive, intimate approach to the management of their network. When manufacturers and channel partners team up to provide a collaborative services approach, […]

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Rob Rosa

November 18, 2015

Collaboration  •  Networking

How to Make the Most of Your IT Investment (And Impress Your Boss!)

The call to “do more with less” is practically a mantra in business today. Like many departments, IT has faced dwindling budgets in recent years. But, for many, company standards for IT performance have not seen a similar decline. While this may seem like a catch 22, there are some tips and tricks to stretch […]

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Ali Din

October 15, 2015

Collaboration  •  Mobility + End User Devices  •  Wireless

Getting Back to Basics: Mobile Communication 101 with Hosted Collaboration

When it comes to communication, things have gotten a little complicated in recent years. In the movie, “He’s Just Not That Into You” from 2009 – the main character played by Drew Barrymore complained about having to check email, voicemail, text, and social media. And she is only trying to connect with one person. Imagine […]

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Ali Din

August 25, 2015

Cloud  •  Collaboration  •  Mobility + End User Devices  •  Wireless

Back to Basics: Creating a Successful Collaboration Strategy for Organization Success

Today’s successful work environment is one that creates and supports collaborative environments that allow users to respond to each other quickly, track what they are doing, create structured groups around a specific task, throw all the information in one virtual location and easily communicate through text, video or audio. To get to the right solution, […]

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Dan Klanderman

August 18, 2015

Collaboration

Secure Collaboration: Consumer vs. Professional Grade Tools

Your employees are hard at work. Offsite, remotely, virtually… the terms vary, but the scenario across the nation and the globe is the same: people are hungry for effective ways to collaborate, and they’re seeking out technology solutions on their own. The market has responded with a proliferation of apps and services to meet the […]

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TechSource Editor

August 6, 2015

Collaboration

Shelter from the Storm: Cloud-Based Collaboration Has You Covered

The public sector’s work day is no longer sheltered in a single building, at a single desk or on a single computer. Federal IT end users are expanding the terrain they traverse every day, exerting more control over how and where they connect. As agencies work in the storm of the constantly expanding cloud they […]

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TechSource Editor

March 27, 2015

Collaboration

Interview with Steph Warren, CIO, Department of Veterans Affairs on Telehealth

Recently, we’ve been focusing on telehealth here on TechSource. As we’ve written before, the military is leading the way in terms of telehealth adoption and serves as a shining example of the possibilities that telehealth technologies can enable. We had the opportunity to chat with Steph Warren, CIO, Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) on the […]

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TechSource Editor

March 24, 2015

Collaboration  •  Cyber Security  •  Telehealth

PODCAST: The Future of Telehealth and Collaboration

Telehealth is the use of electronic information and telecommunications technologies to support long-distance clinical healthcare, patient and professional health-related education, public health and health administration. This new movement is valuable because it enhances the access of care to virtually anyone in the U.S. The benefits are better health outcomes, lower hospital readmissions and enhanced patient […]

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TechSource Editor

March 18, 2015

Collaboration  •  Mobility + End User Devices  •  Telehealth  •  Wireless

Technologies Impacting Telehealth Adoption

With TED hitting the road and travelling to Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) locations across the U.S. to spread awareness for telehealth solutions, we’ve asked our TED partners to give us their input on the trends and issues that are driving telehealth adoption. We recently asked Rich Amador, Manager, Applications Support at Canon to give […]

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TechSource Editor

March 16, 2015

Collaboration  •  Mobility + End User Devices  •  Telehealth  •  Wireless

Telehealth Enables Better Care Across Military, in Schools and in the Workplace

Since January, the Iron Bow TED (Telehealth Education Delivered) truck has been on the road travelling to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) locations across the U.S. to spread awareness for telehealth solutions. TED hosts technologies that enable a telehealth solution to meet the needs of many government military health and commercial health organizations. As part […]

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TechSource Editor

March 4, 2015

Collaboration  •  Mobility + End User Devices  •  Telehealth  •  Wireless

Iron Bow Embarks on Telehealth Education Tour

Here on TechSource, we’ve reported about the increasing importance and adoption of telehealth, especially in the military. While civilian healthcare is limited by regulations in terms of telehealth adoption, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is not encumbered by state licensing rules and is free to use telehealth technology to deliver care to veterans throughout […]

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TechSource Editor

February 3, 2015

Collaboration  •  Mobility + End User Devices  •  Telehealth  •  Wireless

Top 5 Reasons to Migrate to UCaaS

Both government and commercial workplaces are becoming more decentralized as employers take advantage of telework and mobility to increase productivity and efficiencies. To keep the workplace connected, organizations are tapping into unified communication networks. While traditional implementation of communications networks can be a costly investment, according to Forrester Research, 7 out of 10 organizations are […]

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TechSource Editor

August 25, 2014

Collaboration  •  Managed Services