Business continuity To me, Business continuity used to mean preparing your business infrastructure and staff for the occasional down internet connection or an unpredicted snow day to allow for remote work on a temporary basis. There are always a million "what if" or "if this happens, then what" … Read more about Is Video the New Voice?
Allied’s new AllCloud Connection portal - powered by Park Bench Solutions' odin platform - provides an improved client experience for voice account management and administration. [ARLINGTON, VA] – July 17, 2017 – Allied Telecom, a leading Unified Communications provider, today announced the … Read more about Allied Launches New Portal for Voice and UC Clients
The workforce is changing. Did you know that 44% of employees view companies that don’t offer a telecommuting option as old-fashioned? It's clear that meeting employee expectations for remote work and collaborative technology is increasingly critical for companies to compete in the hiring market. … Read more about [VIDEO] Cloud-based Unified Communications 101
No matter where you work, noisy environments are tough to avoid. The trend for open office layouts often leads to loud, distracting work environments that lack privacy. In research by Cornell University, 74% of employees say they face "many" instances of disturbances and distractions from noise. … Read more about [VIDEO] How Does Polycom Acoustic Fence Technology Work?
Conference calling is mission-critical in today's connected world. A global economy, remote workers, multiple business offices, and ever-mobile workforces drive a need for unparalleled conferencing flexibility. It's no secret that the landscape of available solutions is as technically dizzying as it … Read more about 7 Considerations for Your Conference Calling System
From VoIP to BYOD to IM&P, the jargon used in the world of Unified Communications and Collaboration can seem like an alphabet soup of acronyms. Whether you're looking for a new phone system or researching tools to support a growing remote workforce, our Unified Communications glossary of common … Read more about Unified Communications Glossary: Common UC&C and VoIP Acronyms
As a leading provider of cloud-based Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) solutions, Allied is proud to introduce our new AllCloud Demo Room. The demo room was designed to provide a tactile educational experience for our clients, partners and internal team to learn about the … Read more about Allied Unveils AllCloud Demo Room for Collaboration Technology
Your Avaya phone system recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection… and you might be wondering, now what? It’s time to say hello to better team communications in the cloud. Let Allied's free resources below teach you why, how and when to leave your premise-based Avaya phone system … Read more about The Unexpected Costs of Your Avaya Phone
Is your organization dipping its toes into the waters of the remote work trend? If so, you’re in good company… work from home has grown 103% since 2015 and 3.7 million employees now work from home at least half the time. However, in support of the remote work boom, it is crucial for IT … Read more about How to Ensure Remote Employees Have the Right Productivity Tools
Remote work is fast on the rise for all types of businesses, and is gaining steam in the non-profit world as well. In fact, the number of nonprofit employees working remotely grew by 8.3% in 2015 and 43% of nonprofits now have a telecommuting policy. This increase is due to shifting employee … Read more about 5 Ways Nonprofits Can Benefit from Offering Remote Work Options