The Possible Effects of Net Neutrality Rollback on Senior Living

One of the biggest developments in the world of technology back in November was the rollback of net neutrality rules by the FCC. This decision by the Trump Administration has already created contention with many, and the ripple effects are still being forecasted. While it could affect numerous industries, those in senior living could see some of the biggest impact.

Does 4G Internet Make Sense For Providers?

 

As 4G wireless Internet technology has spread nationwide, IT decision makers have been looking at it for more than just data for their smart phones and tablets.

March Madness May Be Slowing You Down

It’s that time of year again…the Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament! Not only will people be talking about the tournament, they will also want to access it via their work computer, smart phone, iPad, etc., to find out the scores, watch games via streaming video and update themselves on how their bracket is looking.

Mergers and Acquisitions: Do You Know What Technology You’re Buying? (And Why You Should Care)

Congratulations – you’ve successfully acquired a new community! Time to make the business yours and increase profit. Employees already know the business and all the materials are already there. However, are those materials and tools going to be effective in turning a profit?

Does Your Wireless Wow or Worry Residents?

As we progress deeper into the age of “the Internet of Everything,” several key technologies are not only desired by residents and their guests, but will likely improve the well-being and quality of life of your residents.

Network Connectivity – Four Ways to Help Residents Stay in Touch

 

As residents and their guests become more tech savvy, high speed Internet is becoming a necessity in any senior living community. Long-term post-acute care (LTPAC) providers across the country are moving to install guest/resident wireless solutions and dedicated Internet bandwidth to meet the high demands of social and streaming media. For residents with family out of town, a strong Internet connection is vital for staying in touch via social streaming apps such as Skype and FaceTime.

Outsourcing wireless to VCPI proved best resource investment for Lutheran Home and Harwood Place

Located in Wauwatosa, Wis., Lutheran Home and Harwood Place provide a full continuum of care and services. Creating a better wireless Internet experience for staff, clients, residents, and guests was a top priority for the facilities.

More Best Practices for Secure Web Browsing

Last week we shared with you 10 best practices to help keep you safe while browsing the web. Here are another 9 things you can to do to help protect you and your business.

10 Best Practices for Secure Web Browsing

We all know how easy it is to get distracted while surfing the ‘Net.  A related story here, a special offer there, and suddenly you’re running in a whole different direction from where you started. However, that seemingly innocuous link may prove to be a trap, divulging information you never intended to share. So it’s increasingly important you develop browsing habits that will help you improve the security of your online activities.

Below we've put together a list of simple recommendations that will significantly strengthen your browsing security.

Can Network Gear From a Superstore Save a Few Bucks? Four reasons why that’s a really bad idea.

As the post-acute care industry grows increasingly digital, the demand for network equipment to create highly available, highly connected environments is exploding. While it may be tempting to save a few bucks by installing off-the-shelf network equipment from a local computer superstore, here are four reasons why that’s a really bad idea in healthcare.