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Connecting K-12 with E-Rate and Aruba

The days of old textbooks and paper cluttered folders are quickly becoming a thing of the past. With most schools switching to a tablet environment, the need for wireless mobility within K-12 schools is at an all-time high. All students learn in different ways and digital learning has proven to help students stay on task […]

WebRTC-Video Conferencing from the Desktop

SKC Twist gives you the opportunity to video conference with just an internet connection, internet browser, and web camera.  Built on WebRTC technology, you are able to connect to any standard-based H.323 or SIP endpoint from just a laptop.  WebRTC is an open-source project enabling plugin-free, Real Time Communications within a web browser.  You no […]

It’s Here: SKC Twist

I am very excited today to announce SKC Twist.  Announcing Twist feels like when I experienced the births of my four kids, and it is truly a labor of love.  The entire team at SKC that has been involved with the design, development, testing and finally,  deployment of Twist has been many and I would […]

SKC Announces Partnership with Aruba Networks

SKC Partners with Aruba Networks SKC adds Aruba Networks to expansive manufacturer portfolio. SHAWNEE MISSION, Kan. – SKC, a leading communication technology integrator, is excited to announce its partnership with Aruba Networks. Aruba Networks designs and delivers mobility-defined networks that empower a new generation of tech-savvy users. At a time when workers are becoming more […]

FYI: Call Centers

If the call center you work at is like most call centers, (don’t think I’m picking on you, there are a lot of you!)  You may not know that with the latest Avaya Communications Manager upgrades, there are  new and old features that are now entitlements. Most of the time, the main system is upgraded […]

Congratulations, Plantronics!

Earlier this week, it was announced that Plantronics was named 2013 Winner of Secretary of State’s Award for Corporate Excellence. This honor was given to them for corporate citizenship, exemplary employment practices, environmental stewardship and innovative business practices.  Plantronics President and CEO, Ken Kannappan, was recognized by John Kerry, the United States Secretary of State, […]

A Lo-Tech Girl in a Hi-Tech World

When it comes down to it, there is no way to ignore that technology is the way of the future. For years, while I was constantly connected to my computer and cell phone, all I wanted to do was be out of reach. I found technology to be a nuisance more than anything because I […]

2014 Top UC Trends

Businesses continually need to improve productivity in order to remain competitive with other firms. This basic necessity has been one of the driving forces behind the developments in the unified communications field and has changed the way organizations and individuals communicate. The four leading trends behind the innovations in enterprise communications are virtual workforce, consumerization […]