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November 19, 2020

From Chaos to Productivity in 3.3

From Chaos to Productivity in 3.3 Throughout 2020, we’ve talked a lot about what a typical work environment looks like now, and the “how” and “where” […]
November 11, 2020

Honoring Our Veterans

Honoring Our Veterans We’re proud every day of the BITS team members who have served our country, but we honor them today especially on Veteran’s Day.  […]
November 5, 2020

Introducing the Connected Podcast

Introducing the Connected Podcast, a new podcast from the team at BITS, where we focus on tips, tricks, and best practices around things that all businesses […]
September 16, 2020

Ideas Too Big for Little Windows

Ideas Too Big for Little Windows The future of remote work is here, whether we like it or not.  Here at BITS, the majority of our […]
August 27, 2020

Cloud Security – The Basics

Cloud Security – The Basics Tom Pinou, Director- Data Center Operations While Cloud services offer flexibility and scalability with increased economies of scale, there have been […]
July 1, 2020

Remote Work: Trust Your Teams

Remote Work: Trust Your Teams With many parts of the country slowly starting to relax restrictions on indoor gatherings and business closures due to Covid-19, some […]
June 25, 2020

Tips for Excellent Video Meeting Quality

Tips for Excellent Video Meeting Quality Video meetings have become an essential part of how we do business, from internal calls with colleagues to calls with […]
June 10, 2020

Managing Vendors & Third-Parties — Your Strongest or Weakest Link?

Managing Vendors & Third-Parties — Your Strongest or Weakest Link? Tom Pinou, Director- Data Center Operations Managing your third-party vendors can be a daunting task, but […]
June 5, 2020

BITS Recommends: Top 15 Security Controls

BITS Recommends: Top 15 Security Controls Throughout 2020, BITS will be celebrating our 15 years in business by asking various team members to share 15 facts, […]
May 29, 2020

The Importance of Disconnecting

The Importance of Disconnecting Most of us at BITS have now been exclusively working from home for almost 12 weeks.  We’ve already dedicated blogs to our […]
May 26, 2020

Omni-Channel Overload

Omni-Channel Overload: Can Productivity Apps Hurt Being Productive? We’re raising our own hands over here.  We know we’re guilty of this ourselves.  I can think of […]
May 13, 2020

Email Communication: What to do and what to avoid

We all get a lot of emails every day.  Emails from coworkers, direct emails from partners, indirect emails from a mailing list, and emails from unsolicited […]
April 27, 2020

Single Pane of Glass: Reality or Myth?

Tom Pinou – BITS Data Center Operations Director The idea of a single pane of glass has been appealing to IT and cybersecurity teams, as it […]
April 14, 2020

The Video Meeting from Hell

We’ve all been there.  The video meeting from hell.  If you’ve been a partner, customer, or vendor of ours, you know that, here at BITS, we […]
April 3, 2020

How Secure Is Your WFH Setup?

Kevin Gemmell, BITS Security Services Manager During these unprecedented times, a large percentage of the workforce is now working remotely.  It’s important to make every effort […]
March 26, 2020

The Digital You: Webex Edition

Ryan Patrick, BITS Chief Technology Officer When you meet someone in person, on the phone, or over video, you are representing your own brand. The way […]
March 19, 2020

Tips for Working Remotely

Ryan Patrick, BITS Chief Technology Officer With the majority of the workforce being forced to work from home, this is new to a lot of people. […]
February 15, 2019

BITS Celebrates 15 Years in Business

In February 2020, BITS celebrated its 15th year in business as a leading managed services, network, security, and hosted voice provider for community banks and credit […]