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Big Businesses Move to Remote Working in Light of Coronavirus

After talking to a dear friend of ours in China about how he and his family are doing with the concerns and spread of the Coronavirus, we learned that his company and many others are trying to strategize how to have all employees work from home. Remote working in light of coronavirus seems like a wise

Poly Elara 60 Review

As Microsoft rolls out Teams, one thing the application challenges is the idea of what a phone is. The Poly Elara 60 is Polycom’s 2nd device that they have released for Microsoft Teams (the first being the fantastic Poly Trio Conference Phone). Let’s take a look how this iteration in Polycom’s lineup fairs. Description As

Five Best Features of Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is the predecessor to Skype for Business, Microsoft’s Unified Communication platform. Teams has taken many of the same elements of Skype for Business and expanded upon them, as well as adding brand new features, not in Skype for Business. Let’s take a look at the five best features of Microsoft Teams. 1 .Superior

Workcation 2019

This month, our entire company wrapped up 6 days of sharing a beach house together on Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. We are proud to have taken one of our brands, TeamWorkAnywhere, to the next level. Having our applications and all our resources in the cloud enables us to work from anywhere – literally. Because of this

End of Life Windows 7

After an extensive run, Microsoft has announced that the beloved Windows 7 operating system will reach the end of its life on January 14th, 2020. This end of life Windows 7 status means that Microsoft will no longer provide technical support to the operating system. Additionally, Microsoft will not be releasing any new updates or

TecFac On-boards Centennial Real Estate

The TecFac Team is pleased to announce the on-boarding of its newest client, Centennial Real Estate. Centennial is leveraging its 50 year heritage in the industry to shape the evolution of American retail by creating superior shopping and entertainment destinations. With 7.3 million square feet and 1,144 retail partners, Centennial is deepening its roots in

Selecting the Best Content Collaboration Platforms for Your Organization

WHY DO YOU NEED CLOUD STORAGE? As companies move forward in this mobile and cloud-first world, where associates store their files is a major obstacle to progressing towards that future.Content Collaboration Platforms (CCP), formally referred to as “Enterprise File Sync and Share (EFSS)”, are integrated software platforms designed to allow teams to collaboratively create, store,

New Polycom Phones for Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is now two years old and the calling roadmap which detailed all the telephony features of Skype for Business to Teams is now complete. Teams already works with most of the headsets, conference phones, and cameras that worked with Skype for Business. However, the one area it lacks in is desk phone hardware.