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Expertise in Security, eCommerce, Telephony and more

  • Virtualization


    VIrtualization has the capacity to save your organization bottom-line dollars. Cut your datacenter hosting costs by reducing the overall footprint of your hardware. Find out how virtualization can benefit your organization.
  • Sell to the world

    Sell to the world

    Open your business to the world with eCommerce. You have the ability to expand your reach to every corner of the world. We can help you see the potential in expanding your client base.
  • Datacenter Consolidation/Relocation

    Datacenter Consolidation/Relocation

    Moving a datacenter can be a daunting task. There are a myriad of caveats that must be taken into consideration. We have years of experience in moving and consolidating datacenters. Let us help you make your move successful.
  • Information Security

    Information Security

    Securing your data from internal and external exploits is becoming increasingly more difficult. Add to that the regulatory environment and the requirements of your customers, and your task becomes even tougher. We can help you take control of your data security.
  • Contact Center Management

    Contact Center Management

    Building and/or maintaining a contact center is challenging. There are so many different technological solutions available. Figuring staffing requirements and sizing the contact center can be difficult. We can help you build your contact center, or get the most from your existing center.

Convergence in Technology

Convergence.  The word draws a number of thoughts when people hear it.  But in the terms of technology, convergence has been a paradigm shift. So what has converged in regards to technology?  Probably the biggest area is in the network world.  In the past, there were people who worked onRead More …

Todd Voge (VCS Consulting) Earns CISSP Designation

We are happy to say that VCS Consulting’s owner, Todd Voge, has earned the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation from ISC². Holding this certification shows knowledge across ten different security “Domains” as presented by ISC².  Knowledge of each of these domains is required in order to pass theRead More …

Risk – Managing and Mitigating

Risk.  In today’s world, that word means a lot of different things.  You manage risk in your daily life by eating right, exercising, buckling up and looking both ways before crossing the street. But, risk in business can also mean a great deal.  Threats are coming at your business fromRead More …

CISSP Certification – Is It Worth the Time/Effort

CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) is one of the biggest security-related certifications someone can get. This certification is based on the Information Systems Security Certification Consortium’s CBK or Common Body of Knowledge.  The CBK has ten domains in which someone who wants to be certified must have knowledge of.Read More …

Computers and Mathematics

Sometimes computers can be used for interesting, but rather useless, tasks.  It was announced that Curtis Cooper from the University of Central Missouri has used a worldwide network of computers to find the largest known Mersenne Prime Number.  It is over 17 million digits long (you can see the wholeRead More …

Windows 8

So I’ve been playing around with Windows 8 and Office 2013 for the last couple of months.  I’m running it on my laptop in VMWare Workstation 9 (the host is running Windows 7 Enterprise 64-bit). What I’ve found so far with Windows 8 is that I haven’t found any applicationsRead More …

Blackberry’s Comeback?

Today, January 30, Blackberry made a big splash with two new phones, a new operating system and a re-branded name. RIM (Research In Motion) is no longer the name of the company. They have decided to utilize their biggest brand as the new name of the company. So welcome Blackberry!Read More …

When Complacency and Business Collide

This isn’t really technology-related in-as-much as it is a lament to complacency.  Complacency caused the death of 17 astronauts in three major catastrophes that didn’t have to happen.  Apollo 1 fire.  Challenger explosion.  Columbia reentry breakup.  There were breakdowns in the lead-up to each and every one of these incidents.Read More …

Internet Bandwidth

As I sit here and watch reruns of Ally McBeal with Amazon Prime Instant Video on my Roku device, I think of where we have come over the years. I started using online systems in the middle 80’s, dialing in to bulletin board systems.  These systems allowed a single userRead More …

eBooks vs Physical Books

I’ve jumped on the eBook bandwagon as of late.  Up until a few months ago, I was dead set against reading on a device.  I liked the feel, the heft, and the print of a physical book.  I couldn’t see myself changing. So what happened?  Convenience happened.  As I travel,Read More …

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