Blog Posts

[May 30, 2014, 9:45 am]
Internet bandwidth: quantity vs. quality

“If you’ve experienced issues like clipping voice, unstable video connectivity or dropped interoffice networking, you’re aware of how annoying poor transmissions can be and more important, the negative impact it can have on business. In fact, bandwidth quality can be more essential than bandwidth quantity."

Greg Arvig | President | Nextera Communications

Does your company perform tasks that include streaming video...

[May 29, 2014, 4:03 pm]
Protect your company from voice and data telecom outages

“What most threatens business leaders? Unplanned voice and data telecom outages are ranked as one of the top concerns — even ahead of significant threats including security incidents, industrial disputes and even natural disasters. "

Seth von Helmst | Network Engineer | Nextera Communications

How can you protect your company? The key is to take action before disaster strikes and an Internet outage occurs. There’s...

[March 18, 2014, 3:08 pm]
Get business bandwidth your way

“What makes some Internet downloads lightning fast, and others so slow you can write five texts while waiting for the quarterly report to appear?"

Todd Anderson | Director of Sales | Nextera Communications

Bandwidth is the rate data can be transferred from one point to another. It boils down to the connection between your company's network and Internet Service Provider (ISP), which depends on the pipe size data...

[March 18, 2014, 2:41 pm]
What is hosted PBX, and how can it benefit your business?

“What makes Hosted PBX (HPBX) unique, especially for small to midsize businesses, is that it provides a sophisticated system with all the bells and whistles, without the high cost of traditional PBX."

Jamie Arvig | Technical Consultant | Nextera Communications

Hosted PBX may sound like high-tech jargon to anyone unfamiliar with it. But to those who use it, Hosted PBX is the ideal solution for small to medium size...

[March 18, 2014, 1:54 pm]
Go local for personal customer service

“As a local business, there are numerous advantages for customers that you won't often find with larger companies headquartered out-of-state."

Anne Baumann | Marketing Manager | Nextera Communications

Why do you shop where you do? Is there a reason your business uses one snow removal service over another? What makes you stop at the same gas station every time you fill up?

Chances are customer service quality...

[March 18, 2014, 1:30 pm]
When internet connectivity is critical -- the fixed wireless advantage

“For cost-effective service with diverse carrier and conduit connectivity, fixed wireless delivers true redundancy and benefits you won't find with other options.”

Becky Parker | VP of Marketing and Product Development | Nextera Communications

Like electricity and water, Internet access has become an essential business utility and our reliance on it grows daily. Driven by mission-critical applications, many apps are...