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5 things you need to consider before switching telcos

Posted on November 13, 2019

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Switching telecommunications providers is a big deal for any business. Not only do you need to be confident that operations will continue seamlessly during the switch, but you’ll also want to ensure that the new provider offers value and service that you’re not already getting. For some IT professionals…

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SD-WAN - what is it?

Posted on October 31, 2019

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You may have heard about SD-WAN, one of the fastest-growing tech sectors. In fact, the International Data Corporation estimates that the SD-WAN market is poised to reach $5.25 billion by 2023. The reason is simple: software-defined WAN allows businesses to extend their network capabilities to branch…

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Data and Secure Networks: Reimagining Future Revenues

Posted on October 17, 2019

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We are entering a new era of value creation for the internet − the fourth industrial revolution or Industry 4.0. It’s an era where a proliferation of new data experiences and ubiquitous connectivity will deliver tremendous value to all. Indeed, Australia’s digital sector is expected to grow to…

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Why account management is critical to your business

Posted on July 05, 2019

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At Vocus, we know how important high speed, reliable and secure connectivity is for our enterprise and government customers. We know because it’s what we do – and because we listen to our customers. Our customers also tell us how important good account management is to their business. Not just having…

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Connecting you to a world of opportunity

Posted on May 17, 2019

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Today we salute everyone and everything that has and continues to play a part in the telco industry. There are not many industries that have had the impact on business, governments, communities, economies and nations that telecommunications has, and continues to have. At Vocus, we are proud of the role…

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Is SD-WAN right for your business?

Posted on January 16, 2019

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Software-defined wide-area network (SD-WAN) is rising up the charts like a rocket. The reasons are simple: it’s an automated approach to enterprise network connectivity and allows organisations to make the best use of software defined technologies, to optimise network performance. SD-WAN…

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Voice continues its march forward

Posted on October 17, 2018

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Whether it’s directions, recipes, weather reports or a command to play music, there’s no doubt that voice recognition software is paving the way forward for technology. In 2017, Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers partner Mary Meeker said, “Voice is beginning to replace typing in online queries. Twenty…

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Expect the worst, prepare for the best

Posted on October 10, 2018

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In today’s data-driven world, a solid business continuity and disaster recovery plan is no longer just a ‘nice to have’ — it is a core part of every organisation’s strategy. While a few years ago it may have been considered sufficient to have a backup server ticking over on standby in case of…

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Jitter — a real phenomenon

Posted on October 03, 2018

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It’s never a good sign and always seems hard to avoid, particularly on voice and video devices — Jitter. It probably gives you the shivers just thinking about it — your new technology getting a bout of the jitters.Much like the jitters that overcome people, jitter on devices is a very…

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Asia is the next big thing in global connectivity

Posted on September 26, 2018

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There perhaps was a time when Australian businesses could have felt a bit left out in the digital race. For much of its history, the IT sector seems to have been dominated by North America. The US, of course, is home to Silicon Valley and all the tech giants that inhabit it, such as Apple, Cisco, and…

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