Newsletter | Q4 2017

With Summer behind us and the holidays ahead, now is a great time to take another look at the landscape, and assess what, and in many cases who, is working for you and against you.

Businesses of all sizes are looking to leverage technology services to solve problems and bolster performance. And with so many players to choose from, every detail matters – from the start of the discussion to the close of the deal and beyond…

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Seal Beach Clean Up

Seal Beach Clean Up Participating in our From the Heart initiative, the PlanetOne Irvine office did their part for the environment last weekend by volunteering for several hours of beach-cleaning duty with saveourbeach.org. Eric Cooke, his nine-year old son Cooper and Kristen Cunningham helped clean up Seal Beach, CA. With 3.5 million tons of trash…

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PlanetOne Recognized as One of Arizona’s Largest Privately-Held Companies

PlanetOne Communications, the IT and telecom industry’s preferred connectivity partner, announced today it has been recognized as one of Arizona’s top 50 largest privately-held companies as part of the Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Awards. The honor was presented last night during an awards ceremony held at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts…

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Go Ahead With SD-WAN. I Dare You.

Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) is the new buzz in communications right now, but is it hype or not? To be candid it’s not hype; SD-WAN represents the next step in the evolution of WAN technology. It is access to ubiquitous bandwidth; MPLS, Ethernet, Broadband Internet or LTE Wireless, and regardless of the provider it allows you to pull together diverse networks into a single, software controlled network…

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The Need For Identity Management

As I travel around the country I’m frequently asked to speak on panels or at roundtable events on the topic of Desktop as a Service (DaaS). The audience is inevitably a mix of novice partners and a few folks who consider themselves fairly proficient with this technology. The questions that arise during these sessions range from “How is that different than Office 365?” to, quite literally, “What is DaaS?” Occasionally a more tech-savvy person will ask what the difference is between Citrix and VMware Horizon, attempting to take the conversation into speeds and feeds…

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