IT-as-a-Service

Advancing the Human Experience in the Digital World

This blog is a spotlight from one of our more than 50+ leading technology partners in our ecosystem. Learn more about our partnerships here. Today, nearly 4.5 billion people globally are digitally connected. Trillions of dollars are being spent on digital transformation efforts across all industries. And breakthrough technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), the Internet […]

07.08.2019

Cloud

Northern Vermont University Creates Dynamic Online Learning Environment with Carousel and Cisco

Universities around the world are looking to provide their uber-connected student bodies the best learning opportunities possible. Northern Vermont University is no different, but faced an additional challenge: Connecting two distinct physical campuses 40 miles apart to create new learning opportunities for students, professors and researchers that go beyond traditional online learning environments. Northern Vermont […]

06.25.2019

Partner

Is WiFi 6 the Dominant Choice for the Future of Wireless Technology?

The current wireless ecosystem continues to expand with multiple technologies to support mobility, density, capacity, IoT, locationing, and more. WiFi 6 has been gaining significant interest as it is proclaimed to be the future of wireless technology. In this post, I’ll explore whether or not WiFi 6 is the dominant choice for the future. What’s […]

06.11.2019

Healthcare

How Digital Technologies Will Transform the Patient Experience

By 2020, healthcare spending around the globe is expected to reach $8.7 trillion1, and as part of this spend, healthcare providers are looking to digitally transform by innovating legacy processes and driving better patient experiences. With recent advances in customer-relationship management (CRM), and electronic health record (EHR) technology, providers have an opportunity to significantly update […]

05.16.2019

UC&C

Four Essentials for Winning with Customer Experience

What comes to mind when you think of the ideal customer experience? I guarantee it differs from person-to-person, which is why a personalized customer experience is more important now than ever. In today’s ever-changing digital environment, the most successful companies have perfected the customer experience and understand that customer knowledge is the most important asset. […]

05.14.2019

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Data Center

Hyperconverged Infrastructure: Complete Simplicity Requires Complete Solutions

In today’s multi-cloud world, managing complexity seems to be a full-time job for many IT professionals. This is not surprising, since they are often asked to concurrently manage legacy infrastructure, public and private cloud environments, with multiple vendors, all while trying to adapt to a world where data and data centers are no longer centered. […]

05.02.2019

Partner

2019 Tech Trends–Enterprise Collaboration Heats Up

As the technology industry collectively turned the calendar over to 2019, the topic of enterprise collaboration tools seems to be garnering a major share of the spotlight. Here’s the first in a series of blog posts you’ll see from Carousel SMEs on this topic with the initial focus on Cisco. Cisco Webex Gets Major Overhaul […]

02.07.2019

Client Spotlight

What’s Good for Clients is Good for Carousel

Carousel partners with a wide range of technology partners so that we can recommend solutions that make the most sense for answering each of our clients’ particular technology needs. As part of our exploration of the SD-WAN marketplace, we selected products and offers most relevant to our customer base and arrived at Viptela as one […]

08.30.2018

Cloud computing

Cloud

Tales From IT: Our Migration to Office 365

Serving in the IT department of Carousel means we are Carousel’s #1 customer.  Because of this, we have the best talent and resources across the IT spectrum at our fingertips.  As an IT department, we naturally advocate for implementing technology to increase business agility, maximize our financial investments, and strengthen our IT security platform, so […]

07.10.2018

Partner

Partner Spotlight: Setting the Cybersecurity Bar Higher – Cisco 2018 Annual Cybersecurity Report

Earlier this year, we launched the Cisco 2018 Annual Cybersecurity Report, which offers security industry data, analysis and insights about attacker behavior over the past year. This report – now in its 11th year – provides a view into the techniques that adversaries use to elude defenses and evade detection, along with insights and recommendations designed […]

05.31.2018