Hottest News in IT and Technology Around the Globe

The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) spent $8.4 million in a new satellite technology to improve search and rescue operations in the city-state. The MEOSAR system or Medium Earth Orbit Search and...

Latest IT & Tech trends and reports

Comments Off on How to Make Videos Work for Your Company

How to Make Videos Work for Your Company

Videos posted on a company’s website have many purposes, the chief of which is to market products and services. Companies also use videos to train employees and send a message from the top management. While creating videos may seem easy, a majority do require some time, effort and skill for them to be effective in serving their purpose. For such videos, One Floor Up recommends to outsource...

PRI vs. VoIP: A Quick Comparison of Two Telephony Systems

VOIP headset on laptop keyboard Comments Off on PRI vs. VoIP: A Quick Comparison of Two Telephony Systems

Most people are not aware of the fierce debate going on over PRI vs. VoIP. They may not even be aware that there is a difference. Although these two serve the same purpose, they are very different technologies. Primary Rate Interface or PRI came out in the 80s while VoIP became mainstream decades...

4 Reasons to Use an Accounting Software

Technology is always evolving. Just like other aspects of our lives, businesses need to embrace new technologies to keep up with new trends. Today, accounting tasks are no longer done manually, thanks to innovative accounting software. Such software makes it easier...

Shelfware: The Secret Cost of Unused Software

Do you know that your organization has probably wasted a substantial amount of your software budget without anyone realizing it? Some of it you could be due to your collection of shelfware, or software that you have but don’t need. If you don’t manage your SaaS...

Outsourcing: The Answer to Business Inefficiency?

Gig economy is alive and thriving, giving rise to freelancers who are paid for their skills, not their hours. On the other side of the spectrum are companies looking to outsource certain parts of business...

by Ctcoder

Types of Pager Systems

Especially within limited areas, pager systems remove the need for cell phones. Many organizations have used pagers for many years due to their convenience and reliability, especially in places such as hospitals and other hectic environments. Industry expert Kallpod will tell you the same. Staff paging is one of the ideal methods of communicating, especially in the case of emergencies. In general, these systems fall into two categories — automatic or manual. They will deliver information using numbers, alerts or an alphanumeric messaging system. Alert pager systems These pagers just buzz or beep to let the user know that they are needed. From then, the user can call a central line, or any other number previously agreed upon to get their message. Alert pagers are the most popular kind....

How Can a Cloud-Based HRMS Benefit Your Company?

The HR department is one of the integral parts of any business. Aside from recruitment, this unit keeps important records about applicants, current and former employees. Of course, manually running the HR department is out of the question. Businesses...

How Important is SQL?

Back in 1999, the first part of the Matrix trilogy was released in theaters, and it had people marvel at the wonders (and power) of the computer. While it is a purely fictional movie, the use of computers and database hits close to reality....

Three Clever Uses of Thermal Printers in the Office

It's a printer. Every company has at least one. If you're using thermal printers instead of laser printers, you're not bothering with the ink. All you need is to change the paper, and you're good to go. But is a printer...

How to Use Social Media to Boost SEO

Search engine optimisation and social media marketing may seem like entirely separate strategies. Many people think that these methods work differently and do not coincide. Ask a professional SEO consultant,...

Why Internet-based telephony is cheaper than a landline connection

Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) serves as a better option for small businesses than a traditional landline connection, especially in terms of affordability. A VoIP system would only require you to pay as low as $39.99 each month per user for up to five people. On the other hand, a landline connection...

Using the Right Communication Tools to Improve PR

The public relations industry is a competitive one; you’ll need to adapt new ways and implement innovative ideas to get ahead. You can’t stay stagnant, or you will lose market share and end up with...

The Benefits of Purchase Order Acknowledgments to Supply Chain Performance

Supply Chain Insights recently conducted a study entitled, “EDI: Workhorse of the Value Chain.” In it, about 81% of the respondents recognized automated Purchase Order Acknowledgment as an essential...

Jamming Outside: 3 Outdoor Activities That Will Be Enhanced by Music

Listening to music is part of every activity, especially if it’s an outdoor experience. Gather your best tunes and get ready to play your music during these enjoyable outdoor events. Biking For those...

A Guide to Operating a Restaurant Successfully

Like any business, running a restaurant entails hard work. There are many factors to consider, from the type of food to serve and the kind of ambiance to exude. Promotion is also important because you...

Industries that Should Benefit from Improved Communication

The end goal of all businesses should ideally be customer satisfaction. After all, customer satisfaction is what allows for repeat transactions. It is what inspires a loyal clientele. And, in the end,...

Sandblast for a a Smooth Finish

Painting a surface like a wall without preparing it is a total waste of your time, effort, and money. That is because paint will not hold on to a surface that has not been smoothened or cleared of impurities....