Navigating through the complex landscape of Cloud Services and how your business can benefit.
This is likely not the first article you've read about what "the Cloud" can do for your business, a topic that can be amorphous and often confusing. Different people have differing definitions, expectations, and perspectives on the Cloud. For the purposes of this discussion, let’s define "Cloud" as the removal of intellectual assets and specific equipment from the physical building.
Let's take a look at some real-world applications of moving to Cloud services...
The business world is filled with clients who resist trying a new strategy because they think that their current one works. There is no doubt that your small business can generate a lot of revenue from word of mouth. However, that does not mean that a good digital campaign will not work in your favor. A good digital marketing strategy can help prospects research purchase decisions, ease the pressure on their sales department, shorten the sales cycle and potentially pre-qualify sales.
What types of digital marketing are available for your business?
Simple passwords like 1111 can be easily hacked, and you might have valuable minutes being taken away from your plan, or charged for long distance. The sad part is, you realize it only much later, after the damage has been done.
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A fiber-optic cable is made up of incredibly thin strands of glass or plastic known as optical fibers; one cable can have as few as two strands or as many as several hundred. Each strand is less than a tenth as thick as a human hair and can carry something like 25,000 telephone calls, so an entire fiber-optic cable can easily carry several million calls.
So, what does this mean for your business?
You may have noticed in the past few years that there are many construction crews operating down the sides of your local highways, roads, and streets. They normally have a mini excavator, perhaps a Ditch Witch, or what is referred to as a horizontal boring machine that looks like a drill-rig with the drill at an angle. They also normally have a truck or trailer in tow holding large spools of plastic pipe.
This pipe is called conduit, and comes in many colors, serving as a guide to those who operate excavating equipment. The color of the conduit tells those who come across it what is inside the pipe.
How does this relate to your business and community?