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Why Hosted Skype for Business is the Gold Standard

With the Winter Olympics upon us, there is no doubt winning an Olympic medal is amazing. Just making the Olympics is impressive, but to be deemed the top 3 in the world in your sport is mind boggling. Winning a bronze: Great!  Silver? Wow! Really darn impressive.  But Olympians strive for Gold.  So we will […]

Hosted Skype for Business Video Presented by Altigen

Watch our Hosted Skype for Business Video! Skype for Business is the world’s leading Unified Communications platform, providing Instant Messaging, Presence, Voice and Video Calling, Desktop Sharing, Web Conferencing and Mobility. Find out how Hosted Skype for Business can help your business cut costs, improve business continuity and agility, and simplify management solutions by viewing […]

Flexibility of Collaboration with Skype for Business

The modern work space has transformed from what it used to be.  Gone are the days where your entire department sits in a large conference room, reviewing last month’s sales report on a large projector, while the single employee in the West Coast office is on speakerphone in the center of the table.  There was […]

Overcoming Challenges Migrating from Lync to Skype for Business

As your plans for updating your business IT hardware and software begin to unfold here in 2018, you and your team have most likely prepared well and laid out the basic ground work for any upgrades and projects. As with many significant undertakings, however, there are going to be items on your list that you […]

Ring in the Benefits of Employee Productivity this New Year

After weeks of holiday parties and festive nights it can difficult for employees to get back into the swing of production when returning from the holiday season. Help employees become more productive this new year by updating and implementing the latest communication technology that enhances all their capabilities. Start 2018 off on the right foot […]

Get Your Employees Moving with the Skype for Business Mobile App

Bicoastal couples or families divided by land and seas have been loyal fans to Skype for years. When introduced to the world in 2003 the concept revolutionized the way we communicate as a society. Now 13 years later, the way your employees communicate is changing because of the Skype for Business mobile app. The workplace […]

Altigen in the News: Altigen Announces Newest Member to Growing Partner Program, UK-based IT Champion

Altigen Announces Newest Member to Growing Partner Program, UK-based IT Champion SAN JOSE, CA / ACCESSWIRE / November 14, 2017 / Altigen Communications (ATGN), a leading Microsoft Cloud Solutions provider of fully managed Unified Communications services, announces their newest partner, IT Champion.  IT Champion, based out of the United Kingdom, specializes in providing businesses of all […]

3 Signs Your Business Needs a Unified Communications Upgrade

There is no denying that we’re living in a technology era where efficiency and communication are better than ever. It can be overwhelming to know which trends to latch on to or which upgrades can be passed up. When it comes to your business you know it’s important to stay on top of the latest and […]

Diversified Call Paths with SIP Trunking

SIP trunking continues to be an appealing option for businesses who are looking to reduce costs and protect their data. Even if you’re under a contract with a PSTN provider, SIP trunking can be combined with your solution to ensure maximum efficiency and security as failover. By diversifying your call paths with SIP trunking, you’ll […]

Profiting From a Mobile Workforce

Long gone are the myths that remote employees will spend their days binge watching Netflix or running errands on the company’s dime. The Harvard Business Review made concrete contradictions to these assumptions in a recent study, siting that working from home can save a company an estimated $1,900 per employee for a nine month period. Companies will save money […]