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No matter your challenge or opportunity, we’ve got a solution for that! Catalyst Telecom provides the right products, technologies and service solutions to meet our reseller partners’ end-user needs. Catalyst Telecom is a leading value-added distributor of communications and networking products. We also provide pre-configured, multi-vendor data center solutions. As a trusted distributor, Catalyst Telecom is committed to delivering solid, customizable business solutions to help our customers grow and remain profitable.

1COMM 2015 Review

by Jennifer Clark May 29, 2015 Cloud Computing

If you’re a frequent flier to tech conferences then you probably know your way around an expo hall and the inside corridor of hotel ballrooms. Chances are, you don’t see or learn much about the host city other than the welcome brochure in the hotel room, or pictures in the airport terminals. But not at […]

Hear What Greenville’s Leading CIOs Have to Say

by Angela Diamantis May 11, 2015 ScanSource Catalyst

New technology is invented every day and CIOs continuously have to balance the demands of innovation with their individual business objectives while maintaining cost efficiency. This year at 1COMM, Rich Long, president of ScanSource Catalyst and ScanSource Communications, will lead a panel discussion of CIOs and other IT decision-makers from leading companies in healthcare, education, […]

Golf, Beer and Exclusive Access to Key Vendors?

by Angela Diamantis May 7, 2015 Mobility

You’ll get all that & MORE at ScanSource’s 2015 Partner Conference, 1COMM! We know you have a busy schedule, but we are confident this conference will be well worth your time. Here’s are the Top 10 reasons you should register today and join us in Greenville, SC on May 19-21. Location – Greenville is among […]

Finding System ID in IP Office Server Edition

by Doug Rogier May 6, 2015 Catalyst Tech Support

IMPORTANT NOTE: When installing Server Edition Virtual, ensure that the IP Office IP Address (LAN1 and LAN2), Hostname, and Time Zone settings have been set and the entire server rebooted after the final changes to these setting prior to obtaining the System ID. Additional changes to these settings after the reboot will force a new […]

Ruckus SmartZone Software: High-Performance and High-Resilient Software

by Heather Williams May 1, 2015 Enterprise
Ruckus Wireless

Ruckus has announced the release of SmartZone Software, which will provide high performance and high resiliency to ensure that your Wi-Fi network will deliver the best application experience to your users.   SmartZone Software is designed to give your customers service-provider performance on a selection of flexible platforms, allowing them to grow their Wi-Fi network as […]

Implementing Skype for Business by Microsoft at Quaero – The Business Model Made all the Difference

by Alan Percy April 7, 2015 Business

The biggest hurdle in deploying Skype for Business is not always technical, as a case study interview with Quaero explains, sometimes the business model makes all the difference in making Skype for Business work. Earlier this year I had the opportunity to talk with Matt Jones, Manager of Infrastructure Services at Quaero, a data management […]

UCC Professionals Need AV Integrators… and Vice Versa

by Jimmi Leigh Griffin March 12, 2015 Business

I just came across a white paper published by InfoComm International that immediately caught my attention.  The paper’s title is “The Role of the Audiovisual Industry in Unified Communications and Collaboration.”  Considering we have a targeted focus within the ScanSource Communications business unit on both the Pro AV and the UC technology segment I thought […]

Choices, Choices…Business Factors to Consider When Selecting Training

by Beth Dameron March 11, 2015 ScanSource Catalyst

Choices, Choices…Business Factors to Consider When Selecting Training Training is training, who cares how I get it… right?   Maybe you should rethink that. Training can be delivered in traditional classrooms, onsite, virtually, online, through self-study, mixed delivery (a mix of self-study online, lab, instructor time), etc.   Do you know what works best for you and […]

STAT 2.0… It’s alive!!!

by Nathan Lord February 20, 2015 3D

At ScanSource, we like to think we do a lot of things pretty well. One of those things… really great collateral! Well the latest and greatest is here, designed specifically for the healthcare vertical. We launched our first STAT guide in late 2013 and the feedback was great. VARs found it to be a great […]

Virtual or Classroom Training… Does it Matter?

by Beth Dameron February 11, 2015 ScanSource Catalyst

So, you have decided to sell and support a new product line or type of product and need technical training and/or certification. What factors should you consider when deciding what method of training delivery you will utilize? I think much of it depends on your learning style and what you are looking for from the […]