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Executive Fraud Email: Keep Your Sensitive Data (and Money) Safe From This Trendy Crime

According to the FBI, between December 2016 and May 2018 there was a 136% increase in identified global losses related to email scams such as executive fraud—when perpetrators impersonate high-ranking executives and demand sensitive information from company employees. These losses resulted in $12.5 billion in exposures between October 2013 and May 2018 (source). With this […]

03.11.2019

UC&C

Training Considerations When Adding New Technology

One of the biggest technology challenges companies face when implementing and deploying new tools is adoption. Ensure employees are properly trained and are consistently reinforced to use the technology so your company can truly maximize the results of its new collaboration tool. Tony McQueen, Senior Director of Collaboration, weighs in on a TechDecisions article about […]

03.05.2019

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UC&C

It’s Most Likely Time to Re-evaluate Your Communications Foundation

I talk to many IT leaders who are evaluating whether to move to the cloud, and if so, how quickly and using what decision criteria. What’s driving these discussions? A variety of factors, but the main one is the need for IT to become more agile. They need to roll out services more quickly, update […]

11.19.2018

Announcements

Carousel Recognized with Architectural Excellence Partner of the Year: Security Award at Cisco Partner Summit 2018

This week at Cisco’s annual partner conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, our team was thrilled to receive the Architectural Excellence Partner of the Year: Security for its innovation, leadership, and best practices as a Cisco business partner across US-East. Jim Marsh, Chief Revenue Officer, accepted the award on behalf of the company which was recognized […]

11.16.2018

UC&C

Transforming Customer Experience Requires Solid Communications

Ask any business or IT leader to describe their priority list, and digital transformation is surely to be a theme embedded in nearly every initiative. Digital transformation is essentially the innovative application of a technology that creates or improves a process, product, or experience to drive value. Success metrics from Nemertes 2017-18 Digital Transformation research […]

11.12.2018

#CarouselCrew

#CarouselCrew: Meet Steve Augustine, Inside Sales Team Manager

Get to know us! At Carousel, we’re more than 1,300 #CarouselCrew members strong, spanning 27 locations across the country. Each month, we’re excited to share a glimpse of our talented team members. This week, meet Steve “Augie” Augustine, Inside Sales Team Manager, and #CarouselCrew member for 10 years! Residing in Meriden, CT, he works out […]

11.01.2018

Security

Choosing a Security Solution: Take the Long View

Once you’ve assessed your needs, look past the glossy sales material and slick user interfaces to understand how well the security solutions you’re being pitched will work in the long term. Focus on gritty practical issues such as: Total cost of ownership: Given the size and skills of your staff, will you need to hire […]

10.30.2018

#CarouselCrew

#CarouselCrew: Meet Kelly Shatzer, AutoCAD Drafter

Get to know us! At Carousel, we’re more than 1,300 #CarouselCrew members strong, spanning 27 locations across the country. Each month, we’re excited to share a glimpse of our talented team members. This week, meet Kelly Shatzer, AutoCAD drafter for nearly two years. He primarily works from his home office in the tiny town of […]

10.25.2018

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Thought Leadership

3 Ways IT Leaders Can Drive Business Transformation

We are witnessing a significant evolution in IT as the department transforms from being a siloed entity to one that deploys technology in every function within every business. Much of this change is due to the influx of collaboration tools, Everything as a Service (XaaS), and hybrid technologies that are shifting the priorities of IT […]

10.18.2018

Agent Partner Program

3 Benefits of a Master Agent

The saying goes “you can’t be everything to everyone”, which unfortunately many partners, consultants and IT services providers are finding to be a challenge as more customers demand a single source for all their IT solutions and services needs. But, there are ways IT services firms can expand their portfolio to better assist customers, maintain […]

09.27.2018