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Mitel Acquiring Shoretel - What Does It Mean for Clients?

BTI Communications Group, Ltd. is an established reseller of both Mitel and Shoretel products. BTI has a 22 year business history with Mitel and a 10 year business history with Shoretel and many clients with both companies' systems. Both companies are very strong players in the business communication system business today with substantial market share.

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We have a new fully stocked fleet of vehicles

These vehicles will help our technicians get to our clients quickly and safely.

BTI Group Fleet

BTI's Cisco Meraki Solution: A Complete Cloud-Managed Network

BTI offers Cisco cloud-managed Meraki access points (MR), switches (MS), and security appliances (MX), as well as mobile device management and enterprise mobility management solutions (Systems Manager Standard and Enterprise).

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Virtualization with VMware vSphere

Benefits of Deploying vSphere

  • vSphere reduces IT expenses for manpower, electricity, and software and hardware maintenance.
  • vSphere enables your IT team to turn up new servers, desktops, and applications in a fraction of the time they otherwise would need.
  • vSphere can reduce downtime, improve business continuity and backup processes, extend the life of older applications, and improve system performance across the network and Internet.

Virtualization with VMware vSphere


Operational Network-Defined

For a network to be considered operational, it would, by necessity, need to work well without further unexpected assistance or attention. As with anything that doesn't work well without unexpected attention, you lose valuable productivity and time when you depend on it... Read more


We are a Premier Certified Cisco Partner

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Cybersecurity Certification

October 24th, 2017 by admin

BTI Communications Group a leading provider of unified communications has announced that the company is certified to provide cybersecurity solutions to SMBs (small to mid-sized businesses) to protect them from the barrage of cyber-attacks that occur every day. Cybercrimes are a serious threat and most...
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Tags: data protection, data security, cyber security, malware, hacking,

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Our Perspective on the ShoreTel Acquisition

September 27th, 2017 by admin

This past summer, many of us were surprised by the news that Mitel would be acquiring ShoreTel. Mitel's press release in July explained that the combined company would be headquartered in Ottawa Canada under Rich McBee's leadership. The focus was on how this change would...
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Tags: ShoreTel, Mitel, acquisition, changes, cloud-based communications,

Posted in: Industry Solutions, News,

Importance of 4G Backup

September 23rd, 2017 by admin

BTI Communications Group, a leader in unified communications, announced today that the company will be launching an awareness campaign to educate small to mid-sized business (SMB) owners about the importance of having a 4G backup plan in their organizations. With the vast majority of business owners...
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Tags: data protection, communications, Network, 4G, wireless,

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Confidential Data Destruction

August 31st, 2017 by admin

Data security is a high priority in this age of hackers and tech gurus, stealing data and holding it ransom is a real threat. Data containing personal information is often a target, with social security numbers, medical records, credit card info, and tax details having...
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Tags: data security, data destruction, HIPAA compliance,

Posted in: Security,

Enhancing Network Performance with SD-WAN Technology

August 17th, 2017 by admin

We are excited to announce our offering of SD-WAN (Software-Defined Networking in a Wide Area Network). SD-WAN simplifies the management and operation of a WAN (Wide Area Network) by separating the networking hardware from its control mechanism. A key application of an SD-WAN is to allow companies...
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Tags: SD-WAN, Technology, Network,

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Joining TAG's Succession Boot Camp

August 10th, 2017 by admin

BTI has long been a member of the Technology Assurance Group (TAG), an organization of the leading unified communications companies in North America. We enjoy attending the conferences and workshops, as well as networking with other businesses in the industry. This past June, two members of our next...
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Tags: business, telecommunications, News, communications,

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Modern Security Solutions (Part 2)

July 28th, 2017 by admin

In our last blog post we covered some of the benefits of installing an intrusion alarm system for your building. Today we want to focus on another aspect of modern security – access control. Similar to an intrusion alarm system, this element of your security system can deter intruders or unauthorized...
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Tags: innovative, Keyscan, access control, security, innovative systems,

Posted in: Services, Security,

Modern Security Solutions (Part 1)

July 9th, 2017 by admin

The next few blog posts will focus on various security and surveillance solutions that aim to better protect your business. Today we want to discuss the benefits of our integrated intrusion alarm systems in creating a secure facility. If you want to be able to assure customers, employees, vendors,...
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Tags: Security Management, surveillance, alarm system,

Posted in: Security,

Reviewing Your Service Providers

April 20th, 2017 by admin

It can be a real hassle to research, sort through, and meet with individual IT service providers, on the search for a good deal for your business. You're looking for reliability, low costs, and quality service. But do you know the current industry standards and best practices? BTI is an experienced...
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Tags: savings, communications, carriers, service providers, phone systems,

Posted in: Services,

Easy Unified Communication

March 21st, 2017 by admin

When you're working together as a team, communication is key. That's what makes it so frustrating when you're technology stands in the way. You end up spending all day trying to reach a colleague, or figuring out where you received that message - over email, one of your phones, or in a voicemail. With...
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Tags: unified communications, communications, service providers, phone systems, feature-rich,

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BTI at a Glance

Founded

1985 Chicago, Illinois

Customers

Enterprise businesses with multiple locations and high volume voice, data, networking and security requisites.

Key Executives

Spanning over 35 years of strategic management experience in the Technology and Telecommunications industries.

Headquarters

  • 15700 West 103rd St.
  • Suite 100
  • Lemont, IL 60439

Locations

  • Southern California
  • Illinois
  • Minnesota
  • Arizona