How to Stretch Your Budget and Improve Outcomes

In today’s economic environment, where business uncertainty, remote work, travel restrictions, and budget and staff reductions have become the norm, a company’s ability to be flexible and responsive while also driving savings and efficiencies will help determine its ability to…

IT Millennials are Pushing Green IT Options

History has shown us that businesses only veered towards used IT equipment when they couldn’t get parts or service they needed for old equipment they were still running their networks on. Companies had a comfort level in buying new equipment…

The benefits of using Third Party Transceivers

There is a misconception that transceivers are a small piece of a company’s overall hardware spend. The inconvenient truth when purchasing OEM branded products is, they can account for 30% or more of the cost of the actual piece of…

What Does Trifecta 5 Star Certified Mean?

What does Trifecta 5 Star Certified mean to you? The short answer is quality assurance, peace of mind and reliability. Let me explain. At Trifecta Networks we take quality very seriously and design all our processes and organize our priorities…

Adapting to a Remote Work Force

As the dust begins to settle and we realize the “new normal” most infrastructures were not designed to handle this increased remote workforce load. Chances are you’ve designed your network to handle remote connectivity for essential IT and C-level personnel.…

Save money by avoiding these 5 Wi-Fi mistakes

Wired Ethernet is being replaced by Wireless Local Area Networks (WLANs) to connect end users and the Internet of Things (IoT). It is important your wireless network is optimized to ensure speed, reliability and security. Large-scale designs and upgrades to…

How to create an IT disaster recovery strategy

Weather threats can devastate your IT infrastructure. Is your organization prepared with a disaster recovery plan? These sobering statistics show why you shouldn’t put it off: According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 40 percent of small businesses never…

How to Choose a Network Switch

Learn about the basic feature considerations for selecting an additional or replacement switch. Network switches are a relatively ubiquitous piece of gear in most organizations, and while many engineers are qualified to select additional or replacement devices without much thought…

Top 5 Cabling Essentials Tips

What is proper cable Installation?  Cables for data, voice and power are the backbone of an enterprise. Improper cabling can rack up steep costs in money, time and safety risks.   Cabling establishes a clear path for all the connections…

Five reasons to buy pre-owned used Cisco & IT equipment

More and more organizations that once swore by OEM IT equipment are quickly warming up to the certified preowned (CPO) market. Why not get the same value at a better price? Especially if the equipment is thoroughly tested and comes…