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Case Study – Kelson Group

Kelson Group Streamlines Network Management with Connectivity Tools Summary: Business: Property ManagementLocation: HQ in Kamloops BC, with properties across BC & AlbertaChallenge: A large number of remote staff that require access to databases and equipment/sites that need to be monitored. Solution: L2 Connectivity with Fibre at HQ MPLS Network Ethernet…
Emily Anderson
June 5, 2020
Graphic showing "IP" as a point on a network –nderstanding IPv4 vs IPv6 and where that leaves us todayBlogBusiness InternetNetwork

Status of IPv4 Today

What You Need To Know About IPv4 and IPv6  A Little History Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) was the first major internet protocol invented in the 1970s. The IPv4 protocol defines IP addresses in a 32-bit format and remains as the main configuration for delivering information between devices connected to…
Kelly Pritchard
May 27, 2020
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Case Study – iTel Network’s Remote Team

iTel Networks Integrates Remote Working Capacity to Support Growth With the inclusion of remote working positions, iTel was able to expand their talent pool for recruitment and access new markets while minimizing the cost of expansion. Summary: Business: Converged Networking ServicesLocation: Kamloops, BC CanadaChallenge: Struggled to recruit and retain talent…
Emily Anderson
April 24, 2020
Learn how SD-WAN solutions can be used to resolve numerous issues.BlogNetworkSD-WAN

SD-WAN: The Answer to Connectivity Issues

Increase Bandwidth, Simplify Management & Create Flexibility Businesses are increasingly adopting SD-WAN, giving them the ability to simplify network management, improve application performance, reduce costs, and increase agility. SD-WAN – Software-Defined Wide Area Network – can be used to enhance your business infrastructure, whether you’re in an urban setting or…
iTel Networks
September 23, 2019
SD-WAN myths include the idea that you won’t need QoS and you’ll achieve a big cost savings.BlogNetworkSD-WAN

Four Common SD-WAN Myths

Clarifying What SD-WAN Can Actually Do Many enterprises haven’t updated their network infrastructure in a significant way for many years, and as cloud solutions and fleets of smart devices make their way into the network, there’s a lot of uncertainty around network management. Software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) has emerged as…
iTel Networks
April 29, 2019
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MPLS in HealthCare

Healthcare organizations send confidential patient data every day that has to follow strict regulatory mandates. Healthcare information must meet privacy standards and assure that it is being properly shared and distributed. This is where MPLS shines.
iTel Networks
December 26, 2016

5 Benefits of Network Visibility

Simply put, network visibility is the awareness and control of applications, data, and users on a WAN or LAN network. Network Visibility is crucial to your organization, we're talking main power to the hyperdrive critical. Here are 5 benefits to network control.
iTel Networks
October 4, 2016
What is MPLS (multiprotocol label switching)? We'll break down the basics of how it works with your business internet connection.BlogMPLS

What is MPLS and How Does It Work?

Sometimes us IT folks forget that all these tech terms and acronyms (MPLS, IP VPN.. the list goes on) may not be so obvious to the average employee. But time is short, so here’s a high-level overview of what MPLS is and how it works to help you get through…
iTel Networks
May 16, 2016

iTel Explains QoS With Food

The internet and telecom industry is full of confusing acronyms that might not make sense if you're reading them for the first time. Fear not, our team of nerds is here to enlighten! Today, we are breaking down QoS in a very tasty way.
iTel Networks
May 2, 2016