General Computing Magazine

  1. Best Channel Vendors 2017
    1/3/2017

    Our Best Channel Vendors survey, conducted with statisticians from Penn State, takes a look at the best vendors in Business Continuity/BDR, Data Collection/Mobility, Labeling, ECM Hardware & Software, General Computing, Networking & Security, POS Hardware & Software, Payment Processing, Managed Services, Video Surveillance/Access Control, and VoIP as voted by your peers.

  2. Create An IT Security Differentiator
    1/1/2017

    This network security expert earned a multiyear IT consulting project with a medical company by helping the client self-discover its security vulnerabilities.

  3. Predictions: The Biggest Security Threats Of 2017
    11/11/2016

    Four experts weigh in on the most significant security trends anticipated for next year and share advice on how IT solutions providers can best protect their customers.

  4. The Real Secret To Creating A Managed Services Differentiator
    11/11/2016

    This telecom consultant-turned-managed services provider (MSP) solved a common pain point for a majority of its customers and doubled its business over a three-year period.

  5. Provide A Secure Cloud Service For Healthcare Customers
    10/17/2016

    This MSP’s persistence helped it beat out an incumbent IT company and win a cloud services deal and several upsell opportunities with a 60-user, multisite medical specialty office.

  6. Eliminate Profit-Draining Practices From Your MSP Business
    9/15/2016

    Selling month-by-month, fixed-fee managed services requires this managed services provider’s (MSP’s) vigilance in rooting out activities that threaten its profitability.

  7. 4 Managed Services Business Changes You Should Make Right Away
    9/15/2016

    This MSP made four decisive changes to its business, resulting in 10 percent recurring revenue growth last year and up to 20 percent projected growth this year.

  8. MSP Showcases Total Solution
    9/15/2016

    Initially passed over due to cost and perceived unneeded services, this MSP ultimately was awarded a services contract when the cheaper option failed to deliver.

  9. The Smart Way To Raise Your Managed Services Margins
    9/15/2016

    An MSP’s comprehensive IT and business consulting offering enables it to beat out a cheaper competitor and win a lucrative deal with a community bank.

  10. 4 Changes That Yield The Biggest MSP Revenue Gains
    8/16/2016

    This MSP is projecting up to 50 percent revenue growth in managed and cloud services this year with 30 percent of its growth coming from new backup and disaster recovery (BDR) sales and related services.