Managed Services Industry News

  1. Faced With Rising Cybercrime Rates, IT Professionals Agree On Approach To Network Security; Yet Only 1 In 4 Do What It Takes

    As point-of-sale breaches, ransomware attacks and various other customer data breaches continue to make local and national headlines, IT professionals agree that network segmentation-- the ability to create secure, network-wide “swim lanes” for applications or services-- is an essential measure to mitigate security risks.

  2. The ASCII Group Announces New Vendor Advisory Committee

    The ASCII Group, a membership-based community of independent MSPs, VARs and solution providers, is pleased to announce the formation of a new Vendor Advisory Committee.

  3. StorageCraft Named A ‘Best Of VMworld 2016’ Gold Award Co-Winner For Data Protection

    The intelligent recovery capability of StorageCraft ShadowProtect SPX was named a “Best of VMworld 2016” Gold Award Co-Winner in the Data Protection category. This award is the strongest recognition to date for the product and is the latest in a continuing list of accolades in 2016.

  4. LANDESK Achieves Highest Level Of Pink Verification With New Asset Management For Asset Central

    LANDESK, a global leader in user-oriented IT solutions, recently announced that Asset Central, part of the LANDESK IT Asset Management Suite, and LANDESK Service Desk have received PinkVERIFY 2011 certification from Pink Elephant, the world’s leading IT Service Management education and consulting provider.

  5. Nimble Storage Invests In Channel Ecosystem By Expanding InfoSight Predictive Analytics

    Nimble Storage, the leader in predictive flash storage, recently announced the release of SiteAnalyzer, a cloud-based tool that enables reseller partners to examine non-Nimble end user storage environments and propose specific storage solutions.

  6. American Small Businesses Lose An Estimated $75B A Year To Ransomware, New Datto Survey Finds

    Surveying more than 1,000 IT service providers in the United States and internationally, representing hundreds of thousands of small businesses, a new study by Datto, the leading provider of total data protection solutions for businesses around the world, revealed today that 91 percent of respondents reported having their clients victimized by ransomware in the past twelve months.

  7. Smarsh Survey Reveals Serious Compliance Gaps For Social Media, Mobile And Wireless Communications

    Smarsh, the leading provider of hosted archiving solutions for compliance and e-discovery, recently released its sixth annual Electronic Communications Compliance Survey Report.

  8. Axiom Software Receives High Ratings From BPM Partners For Ease Of Use, Product Functionality And Customer Satisfaction

    Kaufman Hall, a leading provider of management consulting services, and enterprise performance management and decision support software, recently announced that Axiom Software has been rated highly for overall customer satisfaction in the 2016 Business Performance Management Vendor Landscape Matrix from BPM Partners.

  9. My Digital Shield Announces Strategic Partnership With SalesLyft To Create ‘Mobile Shield’ Cyber Security Solution For Mobility Solution Providers

    My Digital Shield (MDS), a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) for small businesses and SalesLyft, the SaaS leader in sales and monetization enablement services, announced that they are forming a partnership to integrate their technologies to provide cyber security enablement to mobility service providers.

  10. Enterprise IT Executives Expect 60% Of Workloads Will Run In The Cloud By 2018 According To 451 Research

    451 Research’s latest Voice of the Enterprise: Cloud Transformation survey of IT buyers indicates that 41% of all enterprise workloads are currently running in some type of public or private cloud. By mid-2018, that number is expected to rise to 60%, indicating that a majority of enterprise workloads will run in the cloud in the near term.