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Chris Gaines

Chris Gaines has been with Standard Office Systems as the Director of Managed Services for the past three years and has over 25 years of experience as a Network Administrator in the office technology industry. He has a passion for helping small businesses discover the best technology solutions for their specific needs.
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Recent Posts

How Do I Add Chat to My Website?

Submitted by Chris Gaines on Tue, 09/ 29/ 20 - 09: 22 AM

It's rare to find a business without an online presence, today. Websites, email, direct texting, social media, and other forms of online communication help attract and delight customers. Convenience is key and the days of current and prospective.

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Intermedia, Mitel, & RingCentral [2020 Comparison]

Submitted by Chris Gaines on Wed, 01/ 08/ 20 - 03: 36 PM


Comparing the features of business phone systems like Intermedia, Mitel, and RingCentral can become time-consuming when all the information isn't in one place. To simplify your search, we have researched the brands listed.

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Is Your Network Ready for Unified Communications?

Submitted by Chris Gaines on Thu, 06/ 29/ 17 - 06: 55 PM

If you're feeling the crunch of modern business, you're probably ready to transform your legacy phone system into something that's ready for the demands of the 21st century. But before you dive in and implement a VoIP system, you should be sure that.

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Is Your Network Ready for VoIP?

Submitted by Chris Gaines on Mon, 05/ 29/ 17 - 02: 46 PM

Did you know that you could choose a phone system that integrates with your current business data applications? Today's VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) phone systems work within your current network, giving you a powerful ally in your business.

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