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The Rise of On Demand Computing

Perhaps you’ve heard of “On Demand Computing,” also known as OD or ODC. This service is just like it sounds, providing computing resources and technology to enterprises on demand no matter where they are, so long as they have access to an Internet connection. This includes storage, software applications, and even desktop access.

So what’s the […]

Publishing Citrix AppCenter for Non-Administrators

If you’re trying to publish Citrix AppCenter through a non-administrator account, you may find yourself running into a permission issue or a UAC prompt for credentials. Thankfully, there is a relatively quick and simple fix for this problem.

Instead of publishing CmiLaunch.exe, you’ll want to use a Command Line and Working Directory designed for the […]

4 Reasons Why You Should Switch to Cloud Computing

4 Reasons Why You Should Switch to Cloud Computing
Cloud computing is a fast growing option for many businesses. The flexibility, affordability, and reliability of a virtualized subscription service has made companies of all sizes and industries make the transition as they aim to grow their business.

But is it really worth it? Here are 4 great […]

Jacob Ackerman Keynote Speaker for 17th SWFL TechMeetup

Jacob Ackerman Keynote Speaker for 17th SWFL TechMeetup
On Wednesday, July 26, 2017, Skylink CTO Jacob Ackerman presented as the keynote speaker for the 17th SWFL TechMeetup in Fort Myers, Florida. Titled “Hyper-converged infrastructure and Tech Support on Steroids”, this exciting presentation and QnA session was geared toward IT professionals.
What is Hyper-converged Infrastructure?
Hyper-converged Infrastructure, or HCI, […]

Skylink’s Jacob Ackerman Reveals Biggest Cyber Risk to Small Businesses

Skylink’s Jacob Ackerman Reveals: Biggest Cyber Risk to Small Businesses
Recently, Skylink Chief Technology Officer Jacob Ackerman led a discussion at the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Executive Roundtable on Technology Security. The information he imparted is crucial to business owners. In today’s digital age, we all should be concerned about keeping our systems, […]

Skylink Featured in Rasmussen College Article on Healthcare Security

With the healthcare industry growing more digital every year, cybersecurity has become an even greater focus. With the sensitive nature of medical records and the information they hold, the healthcare industry is constantly seeking new and better ways to keep their patient’s data private and secure. It isn’t just a proactive measure, either. It’s in […]

How to Verify and Validate Jumbo Frames Configuration

A jumbo frame is a large Ethernet frame whose payload exceeds the standard maximum transmission unit, or MTU. That means these frames are larger than 1,500 bytes. In fact, they can be up to seven times that size.

Enabling jumbo frames on local area networks can help improve data transmissions and make your overall network […]

Is Your Business Looking for Colocation Locations in Florida?

When looking for colocation services, you want to make sure you find a location that is more than just customer and IT-friendly. When you house your servers, storage, telephony, networking systems, and other computing devices in a data center, you want to ensure that they are truly safe and secure. That means defending against all […]

How To Reset The Administrator Password On Polycom VVX Phones

Many businesses utilize Polycom VVX phones. They’re great to have in the office, but when something goes wrong it can quickly slow down the pace of your business. If you’re having trouble finding out how to reset the Administrator password on your Polycom VVX phone, fear not. IT expert and SkyLink’s Chief Technology Officer Jacob […]

SkyLink’s Jacob Ackerman Featured on Fort Myers Technology Panel

On November 16, 2016, small businesses came together at the Hilton Garden Inn in Fort Myers for The Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Get Connected Technology Breakfast. Targeting entrepreneurs, small business owners, help desk managers, technology consultants, and technology vendors, it featured an experienced panel of of IT experts to help tackle the […]