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The Risks of Public Hotspots

September 14th, 2019 by admin

Practically anywhere you go, you'll come across public WiFi hotspots. However, this free service could spell trouble. We explore the security risks of public hotspots and what to consider before connecting to public WiFi. ...

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"It's Too Expensive!" and Underselling Your Value

September 14th, 2019 by admin

One of the most common objections we hear, and most sales people have heard it, is “This is too expensive!” The gut reaction of many salespeople is to race to the bottom. This becomes more evident in new sales staff who are desperate to close and only biting on the objection they hear. Expense....

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Best Practices for Shopping Online

September 14th, 2019 by admin

It’s important to take steps to protect yourself when shopping online. From the convenience of making purchases at your fingertips and next-day delivery to getting great deals and the endless catalog of purchasable items, online shopping has only grown in popularity. While the increased availability...

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Meet new BTS Sales Representative Josh Anderson!

September 14th, 2019 by admin

Please join us in welcoming new Sales Representative Josh Anderson to BTS! A Montgomery native, Josh moved to Birmingham to attend Samford University. He has extensive sales experience, having worked for IT integrator ACCi and then at Spectrum for several years. Josh has a wife, Jordan, a daughter,...

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BTS is Now a Dealer for Eagle Eye Networks

September 14th, 2019 by admin

We are excited to announce that BTS recently became a dealer for Eagle Eye Networks, #1 in Cloud Video Surveillance Worldwide. The Eagle Eye Cloud VMS is a cloud security camera system which provides 100% cloud management, 100% mobile and web browser viewing, and, if you want, 100% cloud recording....

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BTS Webinar Training

September 14th, 2019 by admin

BTS offers both onsite and remote training for all the products we provide, install, service, and maintain. If you are interested in attending one of our upcoming training webinars, please contact kimr@askbts.com. Please also be sure to let us know what topics you would like to see covered in future...

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How Big-Name Telecommunication Carriers Are Charging You More For Your Internet and Business Phone Systems

September 4th, 2019 by admin

Many businesses, both large and small, typically lean towards big-name carriers to take care of their internet, network, and phone services; however, they fail to realize that these carriers are working in their own best interest. This means that they will sell you on their service and charge commercial...

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Posted in: Business Phones, Technology, Solutions,

How to Trade Oversized Lease Agreements for New Technology

September 3rd, 2019 by admin

BIRMINGHAM, AL – Did you know that we are advising SMBs (small to mid-sized businesses) on how to fully leverage the benefits of a remote workforce, bolster employee satisfaction, reduce office space, while simultaneously strengthening the infrastructure of their organizations? ...

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The Importance of Flexibility in the Workplace

August 15th, 2019 by admin

In the modern workforce, many employees prefer a job that offers flexibility, whether that be the ability to set their own schedule, work from home, job share, work part-time, take sabbaticals, have paid time off, or telecommute. Employers that provide an accommodating work environment have a happier...

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Posted in: Solutions,

Alerting Businesses About Robocall Scams

July 31st, 2019 by admin

BIRMINGHAM, AL – July 2019 – We are proud to announce that we are alerting small to midsized businesses (SMBs) about the prevalence of robocall scams and how any organization can best handle these calls to ensure that all sensitive company information remains protected. We have compiled...

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How is the Technology You're Paying for Providing a Competitive Advantage to Your Business?

June 25th, 2019 by admin

You buy your business a new phone system in the hopes of giving yourself a distinct advantage over your local competitors. You could be trying to achieve that by increasing efficiency, quality of life, or just flat driving up profits. While all of those should typically give you an edge over the competition,...

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Posted in: Quality, products, Technology,

Artificial Intelligence in Cyber Security

June 19th, 2019 by Brian Wakefield

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is becoming one of the cutting-edge tools in the Cyber Security arms race. Criminals are using AI to accelerate the pace of attacks and provide ever more complex campaigns. This adoption of AI by the criminals is mirrored by the emergence of cybersecurity solutions...

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Call the Telephone Company!

June 19th, 2019 by David Dick

No, please no. I don't want to call them. I don't care if the lines are scratchy or the internet is slow or the bill is wrong. No, please no, don't make me call and talk to someone in another country who does not speak English after I have struggled through the automated no-help system....

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Firewalls vs Routers

June 19th, 2019 by David Dick

Do you have a Firewall? Probably not. The most common answer to that question is "I don't know". "There is this little box in the back room that does something and the main wire from ATT or Spectrum plugs into it". That's the second most common answer. Most companies do have a router –...

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BTS Webinar Training

June 19th, 2019 by admin

BTS offers onsite and remote training for all of the products we provide, install, service, and maintain. If you are interested in attending one of our upcoming training webinars, please contact kimr@askbts.com. Please also be sure to let us know what topics you would like to see covered in future...

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Make Me Smile!

June 19th, 2019 by admin

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The Importance of Cyber Monitoring

June 19th, 2019 by admin

Are you aware that BTS Technologies, Inc. has complete cybersecurity solutions to protect your organization from any threat or attack that could arise? Having poor security in your business can lead to not only vulnerability within your business and data but could also drive clients and...

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Posted in: Services,

BTS Advises Businesses to Move to the Cloud with Microsoft Azure

June 8th, 2019 by admin

BIRMINGHAM, AL – May 2019 – BTS, a leading managed technology services provider (MTSP), is advising small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) to move to Microsoft Azure as soon as possible. With Windows 7 expiring at the end of this year, SMBs need to act quickly in order to ensure that their...

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Grow your Business with HD Video Conferencing

May 25th, 2019 by admin

Having high-quality, clear, and crisp video conferencing technology not only improves productivity and efficiency, but gives your business a competitive advantage that has been proven to improve overall operations. As your company grows, the need for telecommunication will increase as well; from speaking...

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Posted in: Services, products, Technology,

BTS Offers SD-WAN-as-a-Service to SMBs

May 7th, 2019 by admin

BIRMINGHAM, AL – BTS a leading managed technology services provider (MTSP), announced today that the company now offers SD-WAN-asa-Service to their small to midsized business (SMB) customers. SD-WAN is a leading technology and according to research firm Gartner, “by the end of 2019, 30% of enterprises...

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Should You Pay the Ransom?

April 23rd, 2019 by admin

At BTS Technologies Inc. we work diligently to ensure that our customers are never hit with ransomware with our innovative firewall and preventative measures. But what should you do if you are hit with a ransom, and should you ever just pay the ransom? You would be surprised how many businesses fall...

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Posted in: Services,

BTS Educates SMBs on Surveillance Breakthrough

April 13th, 2019 by admin

BIRMINGHAM, AL – March 2019 – BTS a leading managed technology services provider (MTSP), is helping small to midsized businesses (SMBs) to take advantage of dramatically increased capabilities in surveillance cameras. As security, both online and offline, has become a growing concern for...

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10-Digit Dialing for Alabama

March 26th, 2019 by Jamie Turner

Beginning April 13, 2019, residents of the 205 region of Alabama will need to begin using 10-digit dialing for all calls, including those within the same area code or even city. In addition, a new area code (659) will begin to be assigned on November 12, 2019. For more information, please read this...

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Unified Communications Explained

March 26th, 2019 by Brian Wakefield

So, what is Unified Communications? Unified Communications (UC) empowers you with the ultimate communications tool by converging and integrating all forms of communications, networks, systems, and business applications—on any device in any location—resulting in improved productivity...

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What Is 5G? Everything You Need to Know

March 26th, 2019 by admin

– Mike Moore, www.techradar.com 5G networks are the next generation of mobile internet connectivity, offering faster speeds and more reliable connections on smartphones and other devices than ever before. Combining cutting-edge network technology and the very latest research, 5G should...

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ZAC 5.0 Introduces Secure and Convenient Way to Share Files

March 26th, 2019 by Brian Wakefield

Zultys recently announced the official release of version 5.0 of ZAC—Zultys Advanced Communicator. "As an early adopter of ZAC, we have been active in watching the product grow and ZAC 5 is a big step forward," said Jerry McKenzie, President of Digitel Systems Inc, a Zultys Channel...

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What Do You Think?

March 26th, 2019 by admin

People will come to love their oppression, to adore the technologies that undo their capacities to think. -Aldous Huxley "All this technology is making us antisocial."...

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Make Me Laugh!

March 26th, 2019 by admin

"Had a great idea for a meme but my computer was frozen."...

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Cut Down Costs With SIP Trunking

March 21st, 2019 by admin

Looking to find a way to save some money on your phone system but don't want to fully upgrade and replace everything? It doesn't matter what kind of phone system your business is using, SIP trunking can cut down your overall costs. The associated cost savings and other benefits are something you can...

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BTS to Share Technology Expertise at The Technology Assurance Group 2019 Annual Convention

March 15th, 2019 by admin

BIRMINGHAM, AL – February 2019 – BTS, a leading managed technology services provider (MTSP), announced today that they have been invited to attend the 19th Annual Technology Assurance Group (TAG) convention in Orlando, Florida. The event will take place on April 7-10, 2019 at the Rosen...

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Don’t stress out your Customers

February 12th, 2019 by admin

At BTS Technologies, we offer call waiting and automated call response so that your customers aren’t left waiting or directed to a voicemail, which can be incredibly frustrating. Businesses with poor call answering technology or none at all typically lose customers and clients quickly. Having a good...

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Posted in: Integrity, Services, products, Technology,

Get Real Unified Communications With Zultys

February 5th, 2019 by admin

When it comes to phone and communications solutions a lot of other companies will sling products at you. They claim that they are the unified communication solution that your business needs, when in reality what they are trying to sell you is hardly any better than what you had before. What you...

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BTS Offers Next Generation Cybersecurity Solutions

February 4th, 2019 by admin

BIRMINGHAM, AL – BTS a leading managed technology services provider (MTSP), is helping small to midsized businesses (SMBs) equip themselves with the necessary cybersecurity protections that every modern company needs to survive. Over the past, large organizations including Target, Equifax, Yahoo...

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