Common questions on portable air conditioners

Here are the most common questions that people ask about portable air conditioning systems: Q: What is a portable air conditioner? A: Unlike common air conditioning systems like split, window, and through-wall, a portable air conditioner is mobile. You can move the air conditioner whenever you want, to wherever you want, as long as there […]

Important elements of e-commerce site design

Summary: The design of the store is an important part of an e-commerce site. Actions, like placing a clear logo, highlighting promos, and showing the latest products,builds trusts and potentially increases sales. We all know the importance of a shopping cart and its features. However, one thing that very few talk about is the importance […]

The advantages of local colocation

Switching to colocation makes a lot of sense to many organizations now. You get advantages of the infrastructure and security of a dedicated facility at the same or lower costs of hosting your own data center. Then there is local colocation where you still maintain physical access to your systems, unlike moving to the cloud. […]

Examples of real world EDI usage

Written by Act Data Services, Inc. 1-800-ACT-DATA Reading about the benefits of using EDI provider can bring to an organization is not enough without some examples of how it applies to existing businesses. Here are some real world usage examples of EDI in operation in various sectors. Transport In the transportation sector, EDI translates manifests, […]

Sound proofing vs. Acoustic treatment

Written by Foam Factory, Inc. Often, people will use the above two terms interchangeably when they are in fact completely different. Here is a breakdown of the two and why they are different: Soundproofing Soundproofing is the act of limiting or removing the sound that travels in or out of a room. Usually, people want to […]

How Influential Muslims are Helping to Build a Better World

It’s a well-established fact that Islamic contributions to mathematics and science significantly contributed to the development of the modern world. Our American cities use technology pioneered by Muslim inventors, and Muslims fought alongside George Washington in the early days of American Independence. Here are a few of the more modern contributions we can thank the […]

The Various Technologies of Ion Beam Etching Equipment

Written by: Denton Vacuum, LLC Summary: Advancements in ion beam etching/milling equipment has led to new features, functionalities, and quality-driven measures. The process of ion milling and ion beam etching requires an efficient platform for both the research and development of thin film applications. Numerous manufacturers are pumping out new and improved models that can […]

EDI vs. paper-based transaction process

Written by Act Data Services, Inc. 1-800-ACT-DATA In this article, we will go through what typical transactions look like when using both the paper-based method and the EDI services method. First, here is the paper-based method: Once a reorder level is reached, the inventory system automatically notifies the buyer that an order should be placed […]

The basics of a data center

Written by Rack Alley There are not many central elements of a proper data center. In this article, we will discuss the main components that make up a data center. Even if you are not setting up your data center, this information is important for companies looking at options for LA colocation or other hosting […]