Case Study: Distance Learning at Patterson Unified School District

About the Client Name Patterson Unified School District Location Patterson, CA Industry Education Number of Employees 700 Main Outcomes Distance learning Solution 16 WebEx Room Kits 350 Cisco DX80s WebEx Meetings The Problem When COVID-19 made it necessary for California schools to close for the remainder of the school year, Patterson Unified School District had […]

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Hungry, Humble, Smart: Part 1

In 2016 Patrick Lencioni wrote a book called ‘The Ideal Team Player’. This is a phenomenal book—an easy read and very applicable. The core of the book revolves around three traits that every person on your team should have. They should be: 1. Hungry 2. Humble 3. People smart At Telcion we adopted these as […]

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Why Do I Need Wire Management?

Data centers and closets can quickly become tangled messes, making them difficult to manage and often leading to the wrong cable being unplugged at the most inopportune time. Wire management is the key to keeping your cable plant organized and easy to use.

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How Do I Choose Between Singlemode and Multimode Fiber?  

When deciding if singlemode or multimode fiber is right for you there are a few things to consider, including distance, future needs, and budget. If you are installing a new fiber backbone, you will likely want singlemode cable unless you have short distances between closets.

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Case Study: Stanislaus County COVID-19 Call Center

About the ClientName Stanislaus County Location Modesto, CA Industry Government Number of Employees 5000+ Main OutcomesTemporary cabling infrastructure Network infrastructure Call center server Call center script Reconfigured phones 5-day timeline Solution4 used Cisco POE switches  100 used phones Contact center licensing Structured cabling (cabinets, cable, terminations) The Problem Stanislaus County had an urgent need for […]

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Company Culture During a Pandemic

One of the maxims of leadership is that you only know how good of a leader someone is after they have been tested. It’s easy to be a leader when everything is going well. It’s like being on autopilot. But the true test of a leader comes when things get tough.

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How Do I Prepare for 10Gig?

So you want to move to 10gig? Awesome! 10gig is a fantastic backbone for the network. It eliminates many of the modern bandwidth issues. Especially issues within or between data centers, or from the data center to your access switches. What exactly is required to run 10gig? That’s a question we’re often asked, and in […]

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How We Use Cisco WebEx Teams: Part 3

Cisco Webex Teams is a collaboration app that combines messaging, content sharing, calling, and video conferencing all in one place. Every person at Telcion uses it daily and we’ve found it to be an invaluable tool. In this series, we’ll highlight our favorite uses and features.

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How We Use Cisco WebEx Teams: Part 2

Cisco Webex Teams is a collaboration app that combines messaging, content sharing, calling, and video conferencing all in one place. Every person at Telcion uses it daily and we’ve found it to be an invaluable tool. In this series, we’ll highlight our favorite uses and features.

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Case Study: City of Modesto Cisco DNA Deployment

“I give Telcion an A+ in the delivery and implementation of this project.  It was well done, and the City received the value that was promised.” -Kevin Harless, IT Director, City of Modesto About the ClientName City of Modesto Location Modesto, CA Industry Government Number of Employees 1000+ Main OutcomesIncreased bandwidth More security Better network […]

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