End of Life Windows 7

After an extensive run, Microsoft has announced that the beloved Windows 7 operating system will reach the end of its life on January 14th, 2020. This end of life Windows 7 status means that Microsoft will no longer provide technical support to the operating system. Additionally, Microsoft will not be...

The Dangers of Technical Debt

Though you may not be familiar with the term, technical debt is a very serious IT issues afflicting some companies. Technical debt is the liability created when a company allows its technology to fall below the needs of the business and the best practices of the market. What this looks...

A Call to Take Network Security Measures Seriously

Funny how the budget isn’t there until it’s too late… Recently my friend’s apartment burned down while he was at work. Unfortunately, he did not have rental insurance and thus had to replace everything he lost – which was everything. And It was clear to me the similirarities between this...

TecFac and North American Properties Donate to the Restoration Efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Fifteen months have gone by since hurricanes Irma and Maria ravished through the U.S. Virgin Islands and left massive destruction in their wake and the recovery is far from over. The region is still in dire need of restoration efforts. In a visit to St. Thomas in September, our own...

Why Microsoft Teams Going Forward Will Be Huge

Communication platforms are critical to the efficient and competitive operating of businesses today. There is a huge variety of different platforms companies can utilize for their telecommunication operations. In the market today, Skype for Business is one of the most comprehensive and effective tools. However, Microsoft is planning to slowly...

How to Schedule a Skype for Business Meeting´╗┐

Skype for Business Meetings can be used to create any kind of online meeting you need for your particular use case.  Whether you need a simple audio conference call or a large online meeting with IM, Video, screen sharing, and presentations, you can run any type of meeting that suits...