Higher Ed is Stepping in to Fill Cybersecurity Gaps

June 22, 2017

Source: Education Dive | Read Full Article Here Cybersecurity, a hot button issue across all industries, is an ever evolving and escalating problem. DDoS [distributed denial of service] attacks are easily producible and more prevalent than in years past. Most notably, the attacks on internet provider Dyn in late 2016. Creating and maintaining a secure network requires a multi-disciplinary approach,… Read More

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We’re #TEXcited to be at Telecom Exchange in NYC next week!

June 13, 2017

Are you going to be there? The Telecom Exchange brings together tech and telecom industry thought leaders, analysts and media to explore ‘Where Communications & Technology Meet.’ Make sure to connect with our reps to find out more about how Xtel can help you with mutually beneficial partnerships focused on UC, DDoS mitigation, Internet access and more!… Read More

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To Cloud Based UC We Go

June 12, 2017

Read Full Article Here Source: TMCnet Even though adoption for cloud based services and communications is growing at a steady pace in the education and commercial sectors, there’s still a lot of hesitation and lack of understanding that comes with relying on external companies for critical business processes and infrastructure. Xtel’s goal has always been to… Read More

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Verizon Says No to FiOS in South Jersey Towns

June 2, 2017

Verizon announced this week that it would not be installing FiOS services in a large number of towns in Southern New Jersey. However, they will be working to upgrade copper lines in the Southern New Jersey Area. Large parts of South Jersey will not be brought into the Fios era. The telecom giant won’t be wiring a… Read More

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How to Choose the Right Learning Technologies

November 12, 2015

We all know that technology can enhance learning for every age group, and there are more learning resources, tools, devices and products available to school districts than ever before. This education technology revolution is helping schools convert the learning process from one that’s rigid and “one size fits all” to one that’s much more flexible… Read More

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Flashback Friday Infographic: Evolution of Classroom Technology

October 30, 2015

We all spend a lot of time focusing on the newest classroom technology, but how far have we evolved? Take a look at this infographic – The Evolution of Classroom Technology to read about some of the most significant innovations in school technology.

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Leveraging New Technologies in Schools

October 22, 2015

Innovations in technology are permeating schools more and more every day. In fact, a recent survey of more than 360,000 K-12 students conducted by A Project Tomorrow revealed that ”80 percent of students in grades 9-12, 65 percent of students in grades 6-8, and 45 percent of students in grades 3-5 use smartphones.” (Source) This… Read More

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Did YOU Register for Learning Labs?

October 13, 2015

Have you chosen your Learning Lab sessions for the NJSBA Workshop? Take a look at Converged Services: Look Before You Leap on Wednesday, October 28 at 1:00 PM. Using converged services saves money by leveraging the power of your fiber network infrastructure to provide voice, video, data and other services. But in order to realize… Read More

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Internet of Things: Easily Explained

September 23, 2015

What is the Internet of things? The Internet of Things (IoT for short) is an increasingly popular term that some of the largest technology companies in the world are throwing around. So what exactly is the Internet of Things? Quite simply, the Internet of things is the concept that any device with an on/off switch… Read More

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Maintaining your Competitive Edge using Technology

September 16, 2015

In today’s ever evolving business environment, maintaining your company’s competitive edge gets more challenging every day. One way to make sure you stay ahead of the curve is to embrace technology solutions that increase efficiency or improve the customer experience. This involves maximizing the digital components of your business such as social, mobile, web, cloud,… Read More

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