MSP Mentor

rss
Updated: 29 min 24 sec ago

ChannelTech Podcast: 2015 Talkin' Cloud 100 Edition

Fri, 2015-08-28 15:32
ChannelTech Podcast In this week's ChannelTech Podcast for the week of August 28, 2015, we take a look at the 2015 Talkin' Cloud 100, a list of the top cloud service providers, brokers, aggregators and more. Audio File:  ChannelTech Podcast 082815.mp3

read more

Categories: Linux

Instilling Trust in the Cloud

Thu, 2015-08-27 16:18
It is often said that a perceived threat is always greater than the actual threat, and nowhere is it more pronounced than in many a modern firm’s attitude towards the cloud.

read more

Categories: Linux

Arcserve Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary with Greatest Hits List

Thu, 2015-08-27 14:30

Data protection and recovery solutions provider Arcserve celebrated its one-year anniversary as an independently operated company this week by running down a list of some of its recent achievements, including the launch of Arcserve Unified Data Protection and the ArcServe Partner Program.

read more

Categories: Linux

Introducing the 2015 Talkin' Cloud 100

Thu, 2015-08-27 09:31
Jessica Davis Talkin' Cloud has released its annual list of the top 100 cloud service providers, brokers and aggregators in the industry. These are the companies to watch in the cloud and consider as partners.

read more

Categories: Linux

Top 7 Talkin' Cloud 100 Honorees on This Year's MSPmentor 501

Thu, 2015-08-27 08:43
Which of this year's MSPmentor 501 honorees landed on the Talkin' Cloud 100 list? Here's a closer look at seven managed service providers (MSPs) that appeared on both lists.

read more

Categories: Linux

Four Things World-Class MSPs Do to Grow

Thu, 2015-08-27 08:21
For an MSP to survive and thrive, it takes strong sales, even stronger connections and the right mix of technology. Content Classification:  Marketing

read more

Categories: Linux

5 Cloud Computing Stories MSPs Need to Know About, Week of Aug. 28

Wed, 2015-08-26 11:51
Dan Kobialka Here's the top cloud computing stories that managed service providers (MSPs) will want to know about for the week of August 28, featuring news from IBM, Google, ClearSky Data, PointClick Technologies and CloudLock.

read more

Categories: Linux

Autotask Smart IT Summit in South Africa: Here's What You Need to Know

Wed, 2015-08-26 10:26
Dan Kobialka Autotask has announced a day-long Smart IT Summit that will be held at The Maslow Hotel in Sandton on Sept. 15. Here's everything you need to know.

read more

Categories: Linux

Intel Security Names Ex Avaya Exec Worldwide Channel Chief

Tue, 2015-08-25 11:45
Dan Kobialka Intel Security (INTL) has appointed Richard Steranka as its head of worldwide channels. Here's everything you need to know.

read more

Categories: Linux

How to Create an Analytics-as-a-Service Business

Tue, 2015-08-25 09:23
Pedro Pereira Analytics as a service is a big differentiator among the fastest growing MSPs (according to MSPmentor 501 research). Here's how one MSP added this practice and is reaping the rewards.

read more

Categories: Linux

5 Security Features Missing from Consumer-Grade File Sync

Tue, 2015-08-25 05:45
eFolder recently conducted a webinar that covered 5 Security Features Missing From Consumer-Grade File Sync, which revealed how services such as Dropbox and Google Drive are severely lacking in the security department. More importantly, the webinar featured a demo of security features that should be primary considerations for any prudent business owner and IT service provider. Content Classification:  Marketing

read more

Categories: Linux

IT Security Stories to Watch: Target, Visa Settle Over Data Breach

Mon, 2015-08-24 17:17
Dan Kobialka Here are four IT security stories to watch during the week of Aug. 24. Target (TGT) and Visa (V) have agreed to terms on a settlement relating to the exposure of 40 million debit and credit card accounts during Target's Dec. 2013 data breach. And as a result, these companies top this week's list of IT security news makers, followed by the IRS, Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) and Lookout. Here are four IT security stories to watch during the week of Aug. 24.

read more

Categories: Linux

Microsoft’s Universal App Platform and How It Benefits Your Customers

Mon, 2015-08-24 16:54
In the beginning there was Zune. Released five years after the Apple iPod in 2006, the Microsoft Zune portable music player was certainly not the beginning of the MP3 player revolution. However, it was the beginning of a new definition for user interfaces on Microsoft devices. Content Classification:  Marketing

read more

Categories: Linux

SolarWinds N-able to Roll Out Competitively Priced MSP Manager Platform

Mon, 2015-08-24 16:35
Jessica Davis The MSP management platform provides a cost-effective solution for MSPs that need help desk management, SLAs, contract management, billing, ticketing and a strong mobile interface for field technicians, according to JP Jauvin, SolarWinds N-able general manager. Here are the details.

read more

Categories: Linux

The History of Cloud-based File Sharing

Mon, 2015-08-24 09:48
Here's a look at the past, present and future of cloud computing to help MSPs understand where we’ve been and prepare for the changes the industry will undergo in the future.

read more

Categories: Linux

AT&T Starts to Pick Up NFV Momentum

Mon, 2015-08-24 08:05
Mike Vizard Industry analysts don’t expect carriers to make the conversion to delivering software-defined networking (SDN) services that make use of Network Function Virtualization (NFV) software in earnest until 2017. And yet, AT&T continues to make rapid NFV progress. Here are the details.

read more

Categories: Linux

What Are You Worth? 5 Hidden Assets That Make You Valuable

Mon, 2015-08-24 05:34
Managed service are extremely useful, but it’s easy to lose sight of the real value your clients get from you. How can new clients see the value of your services if you aren’t sure how to explain it yourself? Content Classification:  Marketing

read more

Categories: Linux

ChannelTech Podcast: Inside RMM Financials, Aruba Loses Channel Exec, TC 100 Preview

Fri, 2015-08-21 14:44
ChannelTech Podcast In this week's ChannelTech Podcast we delve inside the previously unseen financials of remote monitoring and management platforms used by MSPs, learn about the departure of a key channel executive from HP's Aruba, and get a preview of the Talkin' Cloud 100 list. Audio File:  ChannelTech Podcast 082115.mp3

read more

Categories: Linux

LogicNow MAXfocus 2015 Conference to Focus on Growth, Innovation

Fri, 2015-08-21 12:00
Are you ready for the start of the managed service provider fall conference season? Well, ready or not, here it comes, kicking off with LogicNow/MAXfocus's event next month. Here are the details.

read more

Categories: Linux

10 Biggest PSA Platform News Stories for MSPs in 2015 (So Far)

Fri, 2015-08-21 11:07
Which recent professional services automation (PSA) software news stories does every managed service provider (MSP) need to know about? Here's a closer look at 10 of the biggest PSA stories of 2015 (so far).

read more

Categories: Linux
ROS Fast Chat Video

Mellanox SX1012 Ethernet Switches for Scalable Networks

Mellanox describes its SX1012 Ethernet Switch family...More




Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×