Managed Services Articles

  1. CompTIA Index Reveals Revenues On Target
    9/12/2014

    According to the CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index, revenues are reported as being on target or better for 72 percent of IT companies, with 15 percent ahead of their goals. CompTIA surveyed 293 companies for the study.

  2. Healthcare IT News For VARs — September 12, 2014
    9/12/2014

    In the news this week, Healthcare.gov was reported hacked. Also, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announce end-to-end testing dates, and electronic health records (EHRs) are costing doctors precious time.

  3. New Autotask Tool Helps Improve Sales Process
    9/12/2014

    Autotask now provides IT solutions providers with guidance and insight into their sales processes. The Opportunity Assessment/Sales Process tool, part of Autotask’s business management solution, provides a structured approach to the sales process, visibility into the sales cycle, and intelligence to guide data-driven decisions. 

  4. IT Business Confidence Index Falls Slightly in Q3, But Optimism Prevails
    9/10/2014

    The CompTIA IT Industry Business Confidence Index declined slightly in Q3, but still remains firmly in positive territory for 2014.

  5. Hospitals Turn Focus To Data Warehousing, Data Mining
    9/10/2014

    The use of data warehousing, and in turn, data mining, are important steps in harnessing the power of healthcare data to create truly patient-centered care environments. According to an HIMSS sponsored presentation at the Smart VAR Healthcare Summit, only 43 percent of hospitals were using advanced data warehousing in 2013.

  6. Ambulatory Healthcare Providers Are Replacing Their EMR Systems
    9/10/2014

    While providers overall are happy with their current EMR systems and show little sign of replacing them or changing vendors, a new report from KLAS, reveals that the trend within the ambulatory services niche is much different.

  7. CMS Extends EHR Deadline
    9/10/2014

    The Centers For Medicare And Medicaid Services (CMS) issued their final ruling on EHRs on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. Because of their decision, more providers will likely be able to meet Meaningful Use standards and qualify for incentives in 2014, thanks to a one-year extension in the deadline.

  8. Spiceworks Presents The “State of IT” Report
    9/10/2014

    In its latest State of IT report, Spiceworks gives IT solutions providers data on spend and adoption of the latest tech trends. The company turned to its network of IT pros to compile stats and trends from 1,121 survey respondents the North America (NA) and Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) regions.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

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