Newsletter | February 11, 2014

02.11.14 -- 5 Ways To Capitalize On Cloud Opportunities

Business Solutions

In This Issue:

How To Keep Your Customers In The Age Of The Cloud
By Andrew Harrover
Andrew Harrover of Matrix Computer Consulting, a member of The ASCII Group, shares the importance of talking with your clients about cloud-based offerings and how it can strengthen your role as their trusted advisor.

GFI MAX Backup 13.6 Expands Disaster Recovery Offering To Hyper-V

v.13.6 of GFI MAX Backup adds new platform support capable of protecting virtual machines deployed in Microsoft® Hyper-V Cluster Shared Volumes (CSV) environments.

We have expanded our hypervisor support for the recently introduced Virtual Disaster Recover (VDR) feature to now perform disaster recovery of physical Windows systems to Hyper-V compatible virtual machines.

Try GFI MAX Backup free for 30 days.
Featured Articles
Why SMBs Could Be Your Greatest BDR Sales Opportunities
By Jay McCall
With due diligence and customer education, VARs and MSPs can sell BDR solutions to the underserved SMB market.
MSP Automation: Five Reasons It Matters For Today's MSPs
By Mike Cullen
Mike Cullen of N-able by SolarWinds says if you’re feeling the effects of cloud, mobile computing, IT anywhere, commoditization, and other movements that have turned the IT world upside down and explains why automation matters to MSPs.
5 Ways To Capitalize On Cloud Opportunities
Many technology providers are nervous about the Cloud and what it means for their business. In this eBook, you’ll learn five ways to capitalize on the future of the cloud in today’s modern office.
How Much Are Your Invoices Actually Costing You?
By Ray Emirzian
Ray Emirzian of docSTAR gives you two ways to calculate the costs of invoicing, providing you with information for strategic planning and for implementing tools you need to operate efficiently.
A VAR's Ascent To The Managed Services Summit
By Jay McCall
After years of selling break-fix IT services, this VAR-turned-MSP figured out the secret to double-digit revenue growth and recurring revenue.
Sell A Cloud Infrastructure With A Local BDR Safety Net
By Jay McCall
An MSP saves a wealth management customer $70,000 on an IT upgrade and earns recurring revenue in the process.
Selling BDR In 4 Easy Steps
By Jay McCall
Because the majority of my conversations are with VARs and MSPs that sell BDR (backup and disaster recovery) services, I sometimes have to remind myself that not all resellers are proactively selling BDR and/or experiencing great success.
IP Opens Doors To A New World Of Physical Access Control
It is no exaggeration to say that network video has revolutionized the world of CCTV. Now the access control industry is on the verge of a similar, groundbreaking development.
The MSP Playbook
The MSP Playbook provides the guidance and resources required to fully establish a managed services practice. This process guide is designed to help both existing managed service providers, as well as new organizations establishing managed services as a new business unit.
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