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Why Get VoIP Through Your Managed IT Provider?

2 min read | Apr 6, 2018

Network Synergy VoIP is a flexible, cost-effective communication solution for the modern business. But how can you maximize these benefits for your company? The answer is simple: use your Managed IT provider! Your managed IT provider is best suited to implement and maintain your VoIP system for a number of reasons, but it all comes…

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These 5 VoIP Facts Will Make You Rethink Business Communication In 2018

2 min read | Mar 23, 2018

What Is VoIP? By now it’s likely you’ve heard of VoIP and how it can save your business loads of cash. For those of you who don’t know what VoIP is (Voice Over Internet Protocol), it’s just like your traditional phone line only internet based. Because the communication is carried over the web, VoIP service…

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Do I Need Managed IT Services?

3 min read | Feb 15, 2018

If you’ve been tasked with addressing your business’ IT needs, you’ve probably considered a wide variety of options. Perhaps you’re already investing in individual IT services from one provider and additional services from another company. Or maybe you’re starting from scratch and don’t know your next move. Either way, it’s your job to understand what’s…

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What You Need To Know About Meltdown And Spectre Bugs

1 min read | Jan 12, 2018

Last week surfaced two bugs which are affecting basic machine security for many companies. The two vulnerabilities are Meltdown and Spectre, and they primarily impact the way mainstream processors store and silo information. Here’s what you need to know: What is Meltdown? Meltdown is a bug that primarily affects the margin between applications and the…

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3 Cyber Security Threats To Prepare For In 2018

3 min read | Dec 15, 2017

2017 has been a particularly hectic year for cyber security. While evolving technology has regulators playing catch-up, the cyber underworld is mobilizing. On the coattails of a number of large data breaches this year, data criminals have gained in number and confidence. Even more troubling is the fact that many businesses remain in the dark…

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Cyber Security Survival Guide: Holiday Edition

2 min read | Nov 8, 2017

Help Your Business Halt Holiday Hackers The holiday season is one of the most vulnerable times of year for consumers and businesses alike. With an uptick in online shopping and internet usage in general, cyber criminals see the holidays as a lucrative opportunity. And while holiday consumers are certainly high value targets for hackers, businesses…

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3 Billion Yahoo Accounts Hacked

1 min read | Oct 13, 2017

Every Single Yahoo Account Was Breached In 2013 Last year, Yahoo announced approximately 1 billion accounts had been compromised as the result of a data breach from August 2013. Last week, Yahoo parent company Verizon altered that number to 3 billion Yahoo Accounts – that’s every single account in the Yahoo system. Verizon discovered the…

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VoIP Technology: The Small Business Secret Weapon

2 min read | Sep 13, 2017

Why VoIP Is More Important Than Ever For Small Businesses Newsflash: we live wireless lives. We are connected by some digital touchpoint at all times of day – now that’s something to write (or text) home about! And much like the interconnected public, modern businesses are going wireless too. According to a study conducted by Information…

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Benton Technology Solutions Finds New Space In Brier Creek

1 min read | Aug 15, 2017

We’re Moving To A New Office! Raleigh, NC – Benton Technology Solutions has found a new home in Brier Creek! In response to a growing client base and changing logistical needs, Benton Tech will move into a new location in Brier Creek next month. With a more centralized hub in the Triangle, Benton Tech will be…

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The Link Between Knowledge And Cyber Security

1 min read | Jul 20, 2017

Why Learn about Ransomware? We’ve made it a point this year to educate clients on the severe threat Ransomware poses to businesses – a point that cannot be stressed enough. So, as a refresher course, here’s what ransomware is and how it can affect your operation: Ransomware is a malware that hacks into your network…

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