New Year, New Website: NWNComm.com

We’re excited to announce that our new website NWNComm.com, is now live. The new site provides a plethora of resources and information about our expertise and solutions for Unified Communications.  The information is broken out by the primary services offered by NWNComm, which include Team Collaboration, Contact Center as a Service, Hosted Voice, Video Conferencing, VoIP Circuit Services and SmartComm monitoring applications. NWNComm is 100% powered by Cisco technologies. We have been a Cisco Gold [...]

By | 2018-04-11T18:55:13+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Cloud Technology, Collaboration Technology, Unified Communications|Comments Off on New Year, New Website: NWNComm.com

Collaboration: The Cornerstone of an Agile Business

To stay competitive, you need to create new opportunities for your organization.  Many companies have found that they can achieve better performance and results through increased teamwork. Enabling an open flow of information encourages innovation and experimentation. Collaboration can yield tangible business results, including increased productivity, cost savings, and higher employee satisfaction. People can work together more effectively by sharing information, solving problems, and reaching consensus faster. The challenge for IT in enabling greater collaboration [...]

By | 2018-07-03T20:17:43+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Collaboration Technology|Comments Off on Collaboration: The Cornerstone of an Agile Business

Unified Communications and Collaboration for 2017: The Race to the Cloud

The cloud revolution race is on! With Unified Cloud Hosted Solutions growing at an alarming rate of 33% each year, it has become close to a $28 billion a year business and continues to grow. The marketplace for communications is shifting to multi-modal interactions; with voice, video, messaging and collaboration spearheading the future of this market. As the plethora of applications and devices grows, so does the demand for high-volume messaging, call sharing, video, [...]

By | 2018-08-01T14:36:08+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Cloud Technology, Collaboration Technology, Unified Communications|Comments Off on Unified Communications and Collaboration for 2017: The Race to the Cloud

Dealing with Common Objections to Cloud Communications

While the cloud model is gaining popularity as a business communications solution, there remain a number of key objections that can postpone or disrupt cloud migration. Some of the common objections revolve around uncertainties related to cost, time and the scope of implementing a cloud-based solution. When making the decision to upgrade, it’s helpful to weed out some of the misconceptions floating around. So here are a few of the big ones. 1)  Migrating to [...]

By | 2018-08-01T14:36:20+00:00 December 6th, 2016|Cloud Technology, Collaboration Technology, Unified Communications|Comments Off on Dealing with Common Objections to Cloud Communications

Is it Time to Upgrade Your Business Communications Solution?

Outdated Technology May Be Limiting Performance Changes in business technology are so fast paced and constant that staying current can seem futile if not impossible. As a result, it’s tempting to conclude that when something’s not broken there’s no need to fix it. Why commit scarce resources to upgrade or replace a phone system that appears to be functioning? The answer is really quite obvious – you don’t want your company to lose its competitive [...]

By | 2018-08-01T14:38:35+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Cloud Technology, Collaboration Technology, Unified Communications|Comments Off on Is it Time to Upgrade Your Business Communications Solution?

Benefits of Collaboration in Today’s Business Environment

The definition of collaboration can vary depending on who you talk to, how critical it is to their organization, and other considerations.  I propose a broad by simple definition: Collaboration is the act of people working together to reach a common goal. The common denominator is that people are at the center. To support this idea, organizations have deployed a long list of collaboration technologies over the last 15 or so years, usually focusing on migrating from [...]

By | 2017-09-19T13:36:00+00:00 September 3rd, 2016|Collaboration Technology|Comments Off on Benefits of Collaboration in Today’s Business Environment

Collaboration in Today’s Business Environment

The definition of Collaboration can vary depending on who you talk to, how critical it is to their organization, and other considerations. I propose a broad but simple definition: Collaboration is the act of people working together to reach a common goal. The common denominator is that people are at the center. To support this idea, organizations have deployed a long list of collaboration tools over the last 15 or so years, usually focusing on migrating from [...]

By | 2017-09-19T13:37:28+00:00 September 3rd, 2014|Collaboration Technology|Comments Off on Collaboration in Today’s Business Environment

5 Benefits of Collaboration Technology in Schools

When school funding is so limited, a lot of people wonder why it’s important to spend money on deploying collaboration technology (like video messaging, phone systems, and instant messaging) in schools. Here are just five benefits that collaboration technology offers to schools that everyone can understand. Savings with better, newer technology Technology is accelerating at an exponential rate and implementing newer technologies could mean exponential savings. Staff productivity Collaboration tools help keep staff more connected [...]

By | 2017-09-19T13:37:28+00:00 August 18th, 2014|Collaboration Technology, Education|Comments Off on 5 Benefits of Collaboration Technology in Schools