Managed Services Articles

  1. Lisa Bodell To Give Keynote Address At ChannelCon
    8/1/2014

    CompTIA, the IT industry trade association, is set to host its annual ChannelCon, August 4 to 6 in Phoenix. In addition to many panels, sessions, and presentations at the event, it features keynote speaker Lisa Bodell, CEO of futurethink, a research and training firm specializing in helping businesses embrace the change that is a normal part of a company’s progression and to become top innovators in their field.

  2. 6 Reasons ChannelCon Is Different From Other IT Channel Events
    8/1/2014

    Members of the IT Channel are heading to Phoenix for CompTIA’s ChannelCon, August 4-6. Kelly Ricker, senior VP of events and education for CompTIA, points out the event is different from others in the industry — providing different opportunities and benefits for attendees.

  3. Automation Is Key To Network Security
    7/31/2014

    In more ways than one, the key to the future is automation. The more we can have computers and some of the latest technology handle daily tasks, the more that frees us up for other pursuits. Some of these automation changes may be seismic in their impact, like with the self-driving car phenomenon.

  4. Carbonite Makes Another Step Toward Channel-Only Model With New Partner Program
    7/31/2014

    Carbonite, a provider of hybrid backup and recovery solutions for businesses, announced its new partner program earlier this month at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Washington, DC.

  5. Physicians Are Replacing Practice Management And Revenue Cycle Software
    7/31/2014

    Are your clients more likely interested in upgrading their software, or replacing what they have? A recent study from Software Advice may have the answer.

  6. Government IT News For VARs — July 30, 2014
    7/30/2014

    In news this week are some tips for Big Data strategy, updates about plans for Labor’s IT modernization and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program, and a discussion of the applications of military cyber awareness. And finally, the FBI is compiling a new data base that include biometric information in an effort to streamline identification and prosecution of criminals.

  7. Pew Online Canvassing Reveals Potential Impacts To Internet Use
    7/30/2014

    According to the 2014 Future of the Internet canvassing, Internet analysts and other respondents answered questions in a manner that suggests concerns that in the next decade, there could be changes that alter the way the Internet works.

  8. NTIA Seeks Comments On Big Data Impact
    7/30/2014

    The U.S. Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) is seeking public comment on how developments related to Big Data impact the Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights.

  9. New Government Health IT Safety Center: Too Far Or Not Far Enough?
    7/30/2014

    The call for a new health IT safety center has been answered, but will it actually impact your clients?

  10. New Report: Complex Networks Cause Network Disruptions For Government Agencies
    7/30/2014

    A new report has found that federal agencies are three times more like to experience frequent disruptions in service with complex networks than with simpler ones. In fact, increasing complexity is one of the top three network management challenges facing agencies today.

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