APP Spotlight: Slack

If you’ve spent any time listening to podcasts in the past year, you’ve no doubt heard ads for an app called Slack, the instant messenger slash collaboration hub taking businesses by storm. Like the brainchildren of most tech companies, it’s the product of pivoting — that thing you turn to after the thing you initially

2018-11-22T00:36:25+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Articles|

The Truth About Spam

We’re not referring to the delicious potted meat you’ve grown to love (or hate), though it’s certainly named for its ubiquity. Spam in its most loathsome form — the unsolicited, commercial email sent indiscriminately and in bulk, rarely for non-nefarious purposes — is serious business. On the Seriousness of Spam Anyone who gets spam a

2018-09-21T19:32:16+00:00September 21st, 2018|Articles, Security|

3 Simple things to Look out for when moving to hosted VoIP Phones

The quality of your network and internet connection is key to making sure VoIP runs smoothly if you’re thinking about or have moved to internet hosted phones.  Here are a few things to look out for: Making sure your Internet provider has low Latency The symptoms of latency will be poor or choppy audio. If

2018-02-16T20:27:38+00:00August 5th, 2017|Articles, Networking|

Build a Reliable Wireless Network for your Business

Don’t settle for wireless that doesn’t work at your office.  Implementing wireless used be complex and difficult, especially if you needed more than one access point. As with any technology, wireless has become easier, faster, better, and less expensive as the technology has matured. At JNT TEK, we’ve had great success with two brands, Meraki

2017-09-20T18:51:32+00:00August 1st, 2017|Articles, Networking|

Automate your Organizational Chart

As companies grow, keeping up with who reports to who and the management chain can be difficult. Many businesses turn to organizational charts to help visualize the structure of the management hierarchy.  Software like Visio or Lucid Charts are great tools for developing org charts, but fall short when someone changes positions, leaves the company,

2017-09-20T18:51:32+00:00July 28th, 2017|Articles, General IT|