Thanksgiving Tech Tips

It’s that time of year again, when families come together to give thanks, share a meal, and ask each other how to work their tech gadgets. Here at smplsolutions® we like to make technology simple, which is why we’ve put together some of our top holiday tech tips. Hopefully, these will save you some time this holiday weekend! 1: Turn it off and on again. Is your device glitching, frozen, too slow, or acting weird?…

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Smartphone Killers

Imagine for a moment that your car breaks down on a dark country road. You’re about to call for a tow when you suddenly feel eyes on you… You’re being watched. Then without warning you come face to face with your worst nightmare… Your phone dies! No more Flappy Bird! No more Vine! You can no longer live Tweet while waiting for the tow truck! You’re so disappointed that you can’t Facebook check-in to the…

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Unified Communications is all about Staying Connected

The integration of real time communication tools and applications on a common platform is the primary idea behind Unified Communication (UC). There are several UC service providers in the market and they are selling the package in the form of enterprise solutions. Unified Communication is all about staying connected and this communication model shows us the new ways to stay in touch. Let us look at some of the important features of Unified Communications: Keeping…

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Types of VoIP Calling

In case you have only heard about VoIP but never really had the opportunity to gain a firsthand experience then brace yourself. In this article we will learn about VoIP and take a deeper insight into the different types of VoIP calling. Voice over Internet Protocol, or VoIP, is the technology that converts analog voice signals into digital packets and transmits the same over a secured network or public Internet. How does this help? What…

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A Telephone System That Meets Your Business Needs

Business owners, CIOs and business leaders are aware of the importance of a telephone system for their business. Telephone systems are the backbone of every business helping provide seamless communication among employees as well as the outside world. The emergence of VoIP has made the old PSTN telephone systems obsolete. Businesses are fast migrating to the latest VoIP or cloud-based telephone systems because they come loaded with a multitude of advanced features. Now, to match…

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Does Mobile VoIP Deliver Benefits to Businesses?

From a business perspective, mobility is vita. When we talk about mobility we think of people using the central communication system from multiple locations. We always think about the flexibility that mobile communication provides to the people working for the same company. It is well known that to sustain an advantage in this competitive market, we have to adopt the mobility option for our communication system. Companies need to go beyond simply providing mobile communication.…

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Experience Technology

We believe technology is best learned when experienced. That’s why we’re hosting a Cloud Tech Fair this October 23rd from 11:30am to 2pm. And if you’re interested in maximizing your company’s Return on Technology® then you’re invited! Join us for lunch, technology presentations and giveaways! You’ll meet representatives from Toshiba Surveillance, Toshiba Virtual Desktop Service, RapidScale cloud solutions, Fujitsu PalmEntry® and smplsolutions. From surveillance and biometrics to telecom and cloud, you’ll have the opportunity to…

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Sound Masking Versus Noise Cancellation

Sound masking and noise cancellation are two very different things. Basically, sound cancellation is the elimination of sound, while sound masking is the disruption of structured sound. With sound masking, you will still be able to hear voices and conversations, but what they’re saying will be unintelligible rather than inaudible. Sound cancellation—or active noise control—electronically alters an incoming sound wave to minimize it or eliminate it altogether. With sound cancellation, the sound wave is picked…

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Managing the Freedom VoIP Provides

Companies that were reeling under the pressure of huge telecom expenses while putting up with outdated telephone systems have found freedom in VoIP. This latest telecom technology started with numerous promises and has, in fact, delivered on most of them. VoIP users are able to use advanced telephony features without having to worry about rising telephone bills. VoIP facilitates voice messages and communications, multimedia sessions, voice and video calling, and video conferencing over IP networks,…

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Managing International Calls

The advent of the Internet is helping companies reach even the most remote corners of the world with their services and products. Business engagements are now forged between companies that are separated by thousands of miles. Telephone systems play a vital role in maintaining a smooth communication channel between the company and its business associates, clients, vendors, etc. The cost of international calls from traditional telephone systems is quite high and companies that need to…

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