Newsletter | August 16, 2013

08.16.13 -- Cloud Is A Movement, Not A Maturity Model: Five Things MSPs Must Get Right

Business Solutions Newsletter

| Networking & Managed Services Edition

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MSP Sees Steady Revenue Growth With Help From RMM Software
When Tim Martin established Neoscope Technology Solutions in February 2006, he had two customers and a desire to find the best remote monitoring and management (RMM) tool available. He demoed one customer with Continuum and the other on a different RMM.
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Advanced MicroSystems Halves On-Site Visits With AVG CloudCare
Like many break-fix resellers, Advanced MicroSystems used to spend a lot of time on-site at its clients’ offices troubleshooting individual settings on their workstations. Now, says Landry, “With cloud-based services, we spend far less time troubleshooting tiny little problems and can focus on preventative maintenance and larger projects.”
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Cloud Is A Movement, Not A Maturity Model: Five Things MSPs Must Get Right
By Mike Cullen
For today’s MSPs, cloud is no longer a choice or even an evolution. It's a movement whose time is now, and every managed service provider (MSP) has got to be a part of it or risk losing their customers. Whether you’ve already made the plunge or not, here are five key things that MSPs need to get right if they want to grow and thrive in the new cloud economy.
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2Gen Pty Ltd is a managed service provider (MSP) that provides IT management services to small and medium businesses throughout Australia and New Zealand. 2Gen’s goal is to provide clients with 100% system uptime, no interruptions, and a secured, responsive network that never fails.
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Axcient Provides IT Emergency Preparedness Tips To Help Businesses Successfully Weather Any Storm

Ingram Micro's New ‘Physician Outreach Total Solution' Streamlines Healthcare IT Sales And Service Opportunities

CompTIA ChannelCon 2013 Day Two: Changes In The Workforce; Hot Topics

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datto Partner Conference
September 10 to 13, 2013 | Washington, DC

ASCII Success Summit
September 18 and 19, 2013 | Austin, TX

GFI Partner Summit
September 23 and 24, 2013 | Las Vegas, NV

ASIS 2013
September 24 to 27, 2013 | Chicago, IL

Channel Transitions
October 7, 2013 | Philadelphia, PA

N-able Summit
October 23 to 25, 2013 | Scottsdale, AZ

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