Featured Articles

  1. To Insure Or Not To Insure: Is Cyber Insurance Worth The Cost?
    9/10/2014

    Cyber insurance is becoming more of an issue for businesses, especially those that deal in very valuable consumer information. This type of insurance coverage can provide a safety net for businesses that are targeted by cyberattacks. The problem, however, is that the insurance industry is still not well versed in digital risks and many insurers have had trouble offering adequate protection in this space.

  2. Government IT News For VARs — September 10, 2014
    9/10/2014

    In news this week, evolving federal procurement trends could result in shifting IT operations to outside providers. Meanwhile, GitHub is now used by more than 100 federal organizations, and the FBI is moving into the digital era. Also, the National Science Foundation (NSF) is funding two $10 million projects to fuel cloud-based research.

  3. Are Interactive eBooks The Wave Of The Future?
    9/10/2014

    A recent infographic available on Education Dive  illustrated the results of recent surveys from CampusBooks.com and Uversity regarding preferences when it comes to textbooks, technology, and social media. It indicated that while 44 percent of students are happy with ebooks, 91 percent are still taking notes by hand.

  4. Education IT News For VARs — September 10, 2014
    9/10/2014

    In Education IT News this week, startups are making an impression on investors, while the lecture capture market is set to grow substantially, MOOCs are growing in popularity, and The EDvantage adds more resources for fall.

  5. iPhone 6 Includes Mobile Wallet, HealthKit App
    9/9/2014

    Also unveiled, Apple Watch, which measures biometric information to feed into Apple’s HealthKit service and Health app.

  6. Are Your Clients In Danger From Shadow Cloud Services?
    9/9/2014

    VARs and MSPs Need to Be Aware of What Their Customers Are Actually Using.

  7. Only 34% Of Hospitals Have Implemented Health Information Exchanges
    9/9/2014

    The Office Of The National Coordinator recently released a report on the state of health information exchange (HIE) adoption and trends among providers. Overall, the report demonstrated a growth in exchange activity, but also demonstrated a need for growth in multiple areas, specifically among hospitals, of which only 34 percent have implemented HIE.

  8. Field Service IT News For VARs — September 9, 2014
    9/9/2014

    This week in field service news looks at mergers and acquisitions that took place over the summer, as well as the fuel-saving benefits of idle-reduction technology and a prediction of fleet management system market growth.

  9. GFI MAX Customer Conference: Day 1 Recap
    9/8/2014

    Day one of GFI's annual partner conference kicked off today in Orlando. Approximately 400 partners are in attendance, making this GFI's largest conference to date. Not only are there more people, but the education agenda appears to be hitting new heights as well. Following are my notes from the first part of the day. Notes from the breakout sessions will follow in the coming days.

  10. Manufacturing And Warehousing IT News For VARs — September 8, 2014
    9/8/2014

    In the news, technology trends including 3D printing, automation, and data analysis are predicted to drive changes in manufacturing with 2016 as the tipping point. Also, enterprise resource planning (ERP) and Big Data solutions can benefit your manufacturing clients.

Newsletter Signup
Newsletter Signup
Get the latest channel trends, news, and insights
By clicking Sign Me Up, you agree to our Terms and that you have read our Privacy Policy.