Monthly Archives: March 2012

Going Green Without Sliding Into The Red

March 28, 2012—Anaheim Hills, CA—onthenetOffice, a leading cloud-based solutions and IT hosting provider, recently provided fully-integrated IT infrastructures to the tenants of SuitesPro, the eco-friendly executive suites firm. SuitesPro, which builds and leases “green” office suites to small businesses and …

Think Before You Click: How to Avoid Phishing

According to a recent InformationWeek article, a specific type of deceptive Internet fraud called “phishing” has been rising in both frequency and complexity in the last couple years, even as other forms of generic spam have declined. In a phishing …

From Cloudy to Clear: Cloud Terms & Concepts Explained-Part 4

In past editions of “Cloudy to Clear,” we’ve defined terms related to the cloud’s deployment methods (public, private, hybrid), architectures (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS), and basic characteristics (API, reliability, scalability, multi-tenancy). Today we’ll turn our focus to terms related to virtualization. …

VoIP: Give Savings a Ring!

When businesses search for ways to save money or optimize their operations, they seldom think of overhauling their phone system. Companies don’t expect a hundred-year-old technology to have the potential for increased efficiency or competitive advantage. But Voice over Internet …

From Cloudy to Clear: Cloud Terms & Concepts Explained-Part 3

In previous editions of “From Cloudy to Clear” we defined the different kinds of cloud delivery methods (public, private, hybrid) and architectures (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS). Today we will describe the characteristics shared by all clouds regardless of delivery method or …