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Why Should You Invest in a Property Management Lifestyle Software?

Posted by Sarah Wattick on Sep 5, 2017 3:28:00 PM

As an owner or a manager of a property or properties, you oversee many tasks, such as coordinating the moving in and out of residents, facilitating maintenance and facility requests, and keeping up with monthly payments. More often than not, these tasks are a daily operation that require efficiency and accuracy to complete. The most effective way to check these tasks off of your to-do list is by investing in a property management lifestyle software.

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Topics: property managers, lifestyle software, property management software, property owners, converged control

The Best Time to Review Your Existing Telecom Agreement.

Posted by Sarah Wattick on Aug 8, 2017 3:40:00 PM

Over the past twenty years advising on telecommunications agreements for our clients, Converged Services has dealt with various timelines to review and negotiate existing agreements. Our clients have partnered with us anywhere from years before the existing agreement expires up to months prior to the expiration date.

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Topics: telecom agreement, best time to negotiate, best time to review, telecommunications agreement, partnership guide, telecommunications provider

Five Things to Know Before You Sign Up for a Hosted Telephone System.

Posted by Hal Gross on Aug 1, 2017 1:30:16 PM

A hosted telephone system is one in which the call processing is performed off-site in the cloud. You can access your extension a number of ways, but will require internet connectivity to do so. It is enjoying tremendous growth, but is a hosted telephone system right for your business? Let's take a look at a few things you need to determine before signing a contract.

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Topics: Phone, Hosted Telephone System, Connect

What is Managed WiFi and Why Does It Matter?

Posted by Sarah Wattick on Jul 5, 2017 4:51:00 PM

You may have read or heard the term "managed WiFi" in the news or from a colleague, as it has been a growing topic of discussion lately. You may be wondering what exactly is managed WiFi and why does it matter?

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Topics: Internet, Telecommunication, Unmanaged WiFi, Access Point, Managed WiFi

How Property Managers Benefit from Telecom Bulk Agreements.

Posted by Sarah Wattick on Jun 12, 2017 1:27:48 PM

While telecommunication bulk agreements provide incentives to a community's residents, there are also incentives to property managers who oversee the daily operations of the community.

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Topics: Telecommunication, Due Diligence, Consultant, Bulk Agreements

How to Choose the Right Consultant for your Telecom Needs.

Posted by Sarah Wattick on May 10, 2017 10:32:38 AM

When deciding whether or not to partner with a consultant on evaluating and managing your community or association's telecommunication, video, or broadband needs, you must exercise due diligence in choosing the right consultant.

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Topics: Telecommunication, Due Diligence, Questions to Ask, Consultant

What's the Big Deal about Fiber to the Home?

Posted by Sarah Wattick on Apr 26, 2017 11:28:40 AM

You've probably heard the term Fiber to the Home, or perhaps your community is currently or has recently been upgraded to fiber. What exactly does Fiber to the Home mean and why is it such a big deal?

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Topics: Fiber Optics, New Technology, Communications Network, Future-proof, Innovation, Fiber to the Home, Video, Internet, Phone, Bandwidth, FTTH, IP Traffic