Newsletter | July 8, 2014

07.08.14 -- Flash-Based Storage 101: What VARs Need To Know

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Flash-Based Storage 101: What VARs Need To Know
By Jeff Aaron
Disk drives are mechanical rotational devices where access to data means seeking the correct sector and reading/writing. Flash, on the other hand, is not spindle-based and therefore doesn't incur the penalties associated with disk while accessing data.
XP End Of Life, Security Concerns Lead To Cloud Upgrade For Law Firm
By Bernadette Wilson, associate editor
A managed services provider (MSP) determined that a law firm needing to replace PCs running Windows XP could benefit from moving to the cloud.
How To Establish Recurring Revenue Streams Through Printing Solutions
By Doug August
In any business, it’s important to establish a recurring revenue stream. In the office equipment industry, a recurring revenue stream can come from not only selling the hardware (printers or copiers), but also selling the software solutions that are most appropriate for a customer’s business needs.
Bank Benefits From Document Capture, Retrieval, Delivery Solution
Rus Weatherby, information services manager for Great Southern Bank, can provide a long list of benefits from integrating secure document capture, retrieval, and delivery with document management.
Cloud-Readiness Is Key Criterion For SMBs Seeking Office Space
By Satish Hemachandran
What criteria do companies use in selecting office space? Increasingly, office managers and corporate executives at small and mid-size businesses (SMBs) are assessing a latter-day criterion that is becoming as important as any: Is the building “cloud-ready”?
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