There’s a common debate among IT managers and network engineers: When should you select SD-WAN over more traditional MPLS? The fundamental concept behind MPLS is that of labeling packets. In a traditional routed IP network, each router makes an independent forwarding decision for each packet based solely on the packet’s network-layer header. Thus, every time a [...]
As companies continue to rapidly adopt the cloud, many of the functions that were traditionally managed by IT organizations are now undergoing a massive transformation. But what are the main risks associated with this cloud transformation—and how can IT teams prepare themselves? IT1 can help. Here, we outline the six main risks and how we can [...]
As your business needs grow, you need technologies that are just as flexible and adaptable as your workforce, and your customers. Today, more workers than ever work remotely or rely on a flexible work schedule. This means they’re more dependent on smartphones and mobile technologies than ever before. At the same time, customers operate in a [...]
Let’s face it, hiring IT consultants can be dicey process. A lot of technical consulting firms have a team with a mixed-bag skillset; you never know if you’re hiring a superb generalist or a true expert. And on the other end of the spectrum, consultants with an impressive pedigree can quickly eat away at your budget. [...]
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