Managed Services Articles

  1. Utah Leads Move Towards Large-Scale Cloud Purchasing Agreement Through NASPO
    7/1/2016

    Cooperative agreement clears path to cloud services for more than 30 states.

  2. CEOs Say Security Execs Are At Risk Of Losing Their Jobs Over Poor Reporting
    6/30/2016

    Cyber risk reduction transcends identification by IT execs and must include clear communication.

  3. Helping Enterprises Battle Ransomware
    6/30/2016

    Holistic approaches to cybersecurity threats helps protect data better.

  4. Managed Services And Networking News
    6/27/2016

    SYNNEX Corp. revealed that it has expanded its security-led strategy for the IT channel by adding several new offerings including managed security solutions, a cybersecurity partner care team, and complementary network and security assessments. The new offerings are available through its CONVERGESolv Secure Networking group, which is committed to designing and deploying end-to-end solutions for IT resellers.

  5. DattoCon 2016 Day 2 Highlights – Defeating Ransomware And Selling VoIP
    6/23/2016

    One of the biggest recurring themes at this year’s DattoCon event was ransomware, the insidious malware that encrypts your customers’ files and asks them to pay hefty fees – to cybercriminals – to get their data back! George Anderson, product marketing director at Webroot shared some sobering stats and insights on the negative impacts of ransomware.

  6. DattoCon 2016: Product Update Summary
    6/23/2016

    BCDR (business continuity and disaster recovery) vendor Datto’s 4th annual partner conference kicked off in Nashville this week at the Omni Hotel. More than 700 partners, 100 Datto employees, and 40 sponsors were in attendance for Founder and CEO Austin McChord’s keynote, which included the announcement of several product updates.

  7. Advice To EHR Vendors From Allscripts President Drive Value By Focusing On Interoperability, APIs
    6/23/2016

    Allscripts President Rick Poulton believes EHR vendors are missing out by focusing on regulations and instead should focus on other factors in response to Meaningful Use coming to a close. By Megan Williams, contributing writer

  8. Expert MSPs Talk Pricing, Bundling, & More At Channel Transitions Philadelphia
    6/21/2016

    Four expert MSPs participated in a candid panel discussion at the Business Solutions Channel Transitions conference in Philadelphia on June 2. Panelists included Stan Louissaint, principal and founder, Fluid Designs; Bruce Nelson, president, Vertical Solutions; Todd Schorle, president, TS Tech Enterprises; and Joe Bacino, CEO, Progression In Technology, LLC. Business Solutions chief editor Mike Monocello moderated the panel.

  9. Demystifying Russian Ransomware Campaigns
    6/17/2016

    Flashpoint research on organized Russian ransomware highlights campaign methods and targets.

  10. Datto Report Highlights 7 Habits Of Highly Effective MSPs
    6/16/2016

    How MSPs can optimize growth and margin with field-proven business strategies.