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How Mobility Is Changing The Way Business Will Be Done in 2018 (Infographic).

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How Mobility Is Changing The Way Business Will Be Done in 2018 (Infographic). For anyone who is keeping an eye on developments in technology (and how those developments are affecting business best-practices) the idea of mobility being a game changer is nothing new. We hear often how integral the ability to stay connected (regardless of […]

What is a Hosted Phone System?

Posted in: Cloud HostingInsiderIP Phone SystemsTechnologyTelecommunicationsTelephone SystemsUncategorizedVoIP

What is a hosted phone system? We often have questions from our prospective customers, when they are shopping for a new phone system, about hosted phone systems. For a while now terms like “Hosted”or “Cloud” have attracted the attention of businesses large and small. It doesn’t hurt that the tech media loves the concept and […]

Spotting Counterfeit Cabling (6 Simple Tips That May Save Your Life)

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How to Spot Counterfeit Cabling   Many of us (outside of our knowledgeable IT teams) don’t think much about the infrastructure that makes up our office environments. What we don’t often know is that there are large amounts of cabling that make up our modern office infrastructure, they snake through the buildings we work in […]

A Beginners Guide to Setting up a Remote Workforce

Posted in: IP Phone SystemsMobile WorkforceTechnologyUnified CommunicationsVoIP

    Are you thinking of setting up a remote workforce? You’re not alone! Kirill Tatarinov, the CEO of Citrix Systems, recently spoke on Marketwatch.com about the future of the work force; saying that by 2020, 50% of the workforce will most likely be working remotely. He went on to say that today’s professionals (executives, […]

Looking for a Shaw SmartVoice Review?

Posted in: InsiderIP Phone SystemsTechnologyTelephone CarriersTelephone SystemsUnified CommunicationsVoIP

A review of the Shaw SmartVoice solution… You may have heard about Shaw SmartVoice recently?  You might even be considering it for your business right now. Or, maybe you’re interested in knowing more about it before you make a decision on the future of your company’s communications. We’ve had a lot of questions from people […]

Free Carrier Audit? How You can Pay Less for Better Services!

Posted in: TechnologyTelecommunicationsTelephone CarriersTips & Tricks

  What is a telephone carrier audit, and why do you need one? With the way business is done today, services like Internet, telephone, and fax lines (as well as the many other methods of rapid communication) are invaluable. Godfrey Reggio (the American film director) once said, “Technology has become as ubiquitous as the air we […]

The Latest Addition to the Total Communication Services’ Family: Mitel Canada

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Proudly introducing our new partnership with Mitel, A Canadian based company. When Total Communication Services started business over 20 years ago, our mission was to provide top quality service to our customers. We wanted to take the complex and make it simple, provide the best quality service and features, while ensuring that each of our […]

How long should my Business Phone System last?

Posted in: IP Phone SystemsPBXTechnologyTelecommunicationsTelephone Systems

This is a question that many business owners ask, “how long should my business phone system last?” usually followed by “how long will a new one last me?” We ask this question because it seems like in this day and age, nothing is built to last. We have mobile phones that we trade in every […]

7 WAYS WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY MAKES COMMERCIAL SURVEILLANCE SYSTEMS MORE PRACTICAL THAN EVER

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Whether it is for protecting property and assets or ensuring the safety of your people and clientele – a video surveillance system keeps you wired-in to what’s going on at your business or facility. Advances in wireless technology are making it easier for businesses to install reliable and robust video surveillance systems without the cost […]

5 Best Practices When Implementing a New IP Phone System

Posted in: IP Phone SystemsTechnologyTelecommunicationsTelephone Systems

Compared to traditional phone systems, IP phone systems, or VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) phone systems have a number of benefits that can give you a competitive edge and change how you do business. The “IP” in IP phone system refers to VoIP where your phone calls are routed over the internet or a local network […]