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5 Types of Apps That Digital Workplaces Need

It goes without saying that having the appropriate technologies in place to enable communication between employer and employee as well as employee and employee is key to a productive digital workplace. However, it’s not about the number of technologies implemented, but rather their effectiveness. Before deciding whether to implement a new technology or app into […]

10.15.2018

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Why Microsoft’s Planned Surface Hub 2 Could See ‘Tremendous Demand’

Microsoft announced this week its plans to roll out the second-generation Surface Hub collaboration display in two phases, which an executive at prominent solution provider Carousel Industries is calling a smart move. The Surface Hub is an interactive conferencing and white-boarding display, originally launched in 2016. For the Surface Hub 2, Microsoft this week said […]

09.27.2018

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To Find the Right Security Tool, Know Thyself Or Navigating the Security Maze

Today’s security threats are more complex, more frequent and more dangerous than ever – and finding the right tools to combat them can seem overwhelming. Choosing the right security tool is challenging because attacks can take so many forms. They might begin with an innocent-looking email that tricks an employee into giving up their access […]

09.27.2018

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How IT can still influence LOB tech spend in the digital era

A newly hired CIO arrived at a $500-million consumer products company. He was surprised by what he found. “There wasn’t a standard way of evaluating and approving and managing technology,” recalls Tres Roeder, project management author, speaker, and consultant, who worked with that new CIO. The CIO set out to do the logical thing: Evaluate […]

09.04.2018

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To provide greater business value, IT needs a new way of monitoring events

Disconcerting fact: Most IT departments use an average of nine—yes nine—different tools to monitor their environment. In other words, they have given themselves another nine different boxes and nine different applications to manage. And the really weird part? Very rarely do these apps even talk to each other. Wait, it gets worse. In settings where […]

08.16.2018

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Don’t underestimate the healthcare patient experience

A few years ago, I first heard that hospitals and clinics were investing in hiring Chief Experience Officers (CXO) to focus solely on the patient experience. It was an incredible validator that the days of patients solely choosing providers for strong medical prowess were gone. Instead, today’s patients are searching for reputable medical practitioners AND […]

07.02.2018

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3 Ways IT Leaders Can Deliver Business Transformation

We have been witnessing a significant evolution in IT as the department transforms from serving as a siloed entity to one that deploys technology in essentially 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 have been shifting […]

07.02.2018

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Cisco Partner View: Jason Viera, Carousel Industries

06.18.2018

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Using Collaboration for Insightful Business

Currently serving as the Vice President Collaboration at Carousel Industries, Kevin McCarron has two decades of illustrious career in the Unified Communications & Collaboration (UC&C) industry. Having joined the industry right after college, McCarron has worked in different roles in systems integration and IT service provider organizations. At Carousel Industries, McCarron leads Carousel’s Cisco, Avaya, […]

05.22.2018

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Carousel Industries: ‘We Want Partners to Be More Valuable to End Users’

Partner program director Anthony Cavotta sat down at the Channel Partners Conference and Expo to talk about the maturation of MSPs that Carousel works with, as well as those organizations that are just getting into carrier services. Carousel Industries is a multidimensional IT consulting, management and integration provider that made a big splash at the […]

05.22.2018