Working From Home: Improving Wi-Fi performance
Working From Home: Improving Wi-Fi performance
Here are some less well-known ways manufacturing professionals can improve connection speeds on home Wi-Fi networks…Change the channel that the router is transmitting on by using a free phone app to...
Working From Home: Staying healthy & productive
Working From Home: Staying healthy & productive
When working from home for long hours each day, it's important to create a comfortable environment. Computer screens, TVs and smartphones emit blue-light that can damage our health. Studies show that...
Working From Home: Web conferencing
Working From Home: Web conferencing
With the right technology, web conferencing can make working from home a much more social and productive experience.Audio qualityA common problem on conference calls is echo, which is caused by the...
Optimizing Energy Efficiency in End-User Devices
Optimizing Energy Efficiency in End-User Devices
Power efficiency initiatives can help manufacturing organizations reduce energy costs and achieve sustainability goals. Computers tend to use the most energy of all office equipment, and...
Developing your Cloud infrastructure
Developing your Cloud infrastructure
Over the next year, 33% of manufacturing businesses are planning to move mission-critical applications and databases to the cloud. Cloud offers scalability, operational efficiency, and better partner...
Industry Advisory: Manufacturing – Growth - Fast
Industry Advisory: Manufacturing – Growth - Fast
As a manufacturing business grows, IT may be required to help deepen integration with suppliers and distribution markets, modernize production processes, or support a broader range of users. This...
Developing a Scalable Tech Support Strategy
Developing a Scalable Tech Support Strategy
While workplace technology increases employees’ flexibility and productivity, it also greatly increases their expectations. Whether product design, facility inspection or customer support, all...
Improving Productivity with Web Conferencing & Smarter Tools
Improving Productivity with Web Conferencing & Smarter Tools
Most manufacturers want to make it easier for employees and clients to meet anywhere, any time. Traveling to meet customers, suppliers and channel partners is not cost effective. That’s why web...
Get More Out of Your Microsoft 365 Deployment
Get More Out of Your Microsoft 365 Deployment
Cloud-based productivity suites such as Microsoft 365 enable collaboration across teams, devices and platforms. But as new features are added to enhance ways in which teams and individuals can work...
Move Beyond Passwords to Multi-Factor Authentication
Move Beyond Passwords to Multi-Factor Authentication
Manufacturing companies that are not yet using multi-factor authentication (MFA) may be exposing their data to greater risk. Not only is MFA more secure, it also provides a better user experience...
Industry Advisory: Manufacturing – Growth - Mature
Industry Advisory: Manufacturing – Growth - Mature
As an established company in the manufacturing sector, your IT must maintain essential infrastructure, and support the business to improve productivity, processes and integration with suppliers and...
Replace BYOD with a Choice of Company-Owned Devices
Replace BYOD with a Choice of Company-Owned Devices
With a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program in place, you may have seen more operational flexibility for your workforce, especially if you have contractors who are frequently away from the office...