BDR Articles

  1. Healthcare IT News For VARs — October 31, 2013

    In this week’s news, the AHIMA Convention provides education on ICD-10 implementation and on overcoming human error in EHR management. Also in the news, more vendors are taking up the challenge of meeting Stage 2 Meaningful Use criteria, MSPs can find business opportunity in complying with the HIPAA omnibus rule, and of course, the healthcare IT community is weighing in on the problems with

  2. What Channel Members Had To Say About The N-able Partner Summit

    The channel had some interesting takeaways from N-able’s Global Partner Summit October 23-25, 2013 in Scottsdale, AZ. Here’s a sampling of what attendees posted on Twitter.

  3. Government IT News For VARs — October 25, 2013

    This week, Canadian and U.S. offices want better systems and data, North Carolina opens an “Innovation Center” to test new technologies, and companies are making a business of analytics for procurement data.

  4. MSP Panel: As-a-Service Won’t Work With The Wrong People

    Changing your business model from break-fix to managed services means training your employees on a new way of doing business — and it may even mean hiring new employees. At Business Solutions magazine’s Channel Transitions Conference on October 7 in Philadelphia, the VAR/MSP panels shared their experiences making sure the right people, in the right positions, have the proper training and incentives to make the new business model work.

  5. Healthcare IT News For VARs — October 18, 2013

    This week in the news, the government shutdown ends, HIMSS reports EMR adoption not advancing for about a quarter of hospitals, and the key to your customers’ satisfaction with their EMR solutions could be fewer features.

  6. What You Missed In September: Managed Services, BDR, & Networking News Highlights

    Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in Managed Services, Backup and Recovery, and Networking, companies announce an acquisition, release updated versions of their platforms, and introduce a new cloud-sync protocol, storage appliances for IP video, a configuration tool, and a thin client.

  7. Education IT News For VARS — October 16, 2013

    In this week’s news, government spending for education technology is expected to exceed $165 billion, some Georgia schools are piloting BYOD, and educational video games are gaining popularity for classroom use.

  8. Make Big Data Part Of Your Growth Strategy

    CompTIA researchers surveyed both IT channel executive and end users for their second annual Big Data Insights and Opportunities study. The study shows how businesses capture and analyze data, and that the channel is underestimating its customers’ needs in several areas.

  9. Experienced MSPs Reveal How To Fund The Transition From Break-Fix

    Changing your business model from break-fix to managed services most likely includes potentially turbulent changes to your cash flow. At Business Solutions magazine’s Channel Transitions Conference October 7 in Philadelphia, a VAR/MSP panel discussed funding the transition to the new model and setting the right prices to establish a sufficient revenue stream.

  10. Channel Transitions Conference Takeaways, Via Twitter

    Business Solutions’ Channel Transitions VAR/MSP Executive Conference provided education and networking designed to help attendees learn how to best implement and manage the as-a-Service model. Attendees shared some of the takeaways via Twitter from the October 7 conference in Philadelphia.