Networking Articles

  1. MOOCs And Their Role In Your IT Client’s Business
    1/18/2016

    With more than 2,400 courses being offered by more than 400 universities to between 16 and 18 million students in 2014, MOOCs are on the rise.

  2. New California Legislation Protects Student Data
    1/15/2016

    A new California law limits the use of student data for advertising, The law, effective January 1, 2016, was signed into law in 2014 by Governor Jerry Brown and prohibits the operators of education websites, online services, and apps from using any student’s person information to create targeted advertising or a commercial profile.

  3. Data Breach At Arnett Healthcare Affects 30K Patients
    1/15/2016

    In a change of pace from the larger incidents of 2015, a missing storage device is the root of one of the most recent healthcare data breaches.

  4. Should You Offer Threat Intelligence Solutions As A Part Of An Overall Security Strategy?
    1/14/2016

    In the current risk climate, protecting your IT clients’ networks and data should involve much more than just antivirus. Including threat intelligence solutions as a part of a security strategy can be of benefit to your clients —  as well as to your solutions provider business.

  5. Army Issues RFI For Cloud Transformation Project
    1/14/2016

    Last November, the Army introduced the Army Cloud computing Enterprise Transformation (ACCENT) in a draft request for proposal.

  6. AT&T Advances Connected Health With Texas “Innovation Center”
    1/14/2016

    This year is continuing to shape up as the year of connected health and some recent moves by AT&T in conjunction with a new partner confirms that.

  7. The Potential Retailers See In Beacons — And Why They Need IT Solutions Providers To Help
    1/13/2016

    It’s sometimes difficult to understand how the solutions you can provide can impact your clients’ day-to-day operations — and even the success of their businesses overall. Beacon technology is one of the latest trends coursing through retail as a means of connecting with and engaging customers.

  8. Managed Services, Backup And Recovery, And Networking News From December 2015
    1/12/2016

    Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in managed services, backup and recovery, and networking news, StorageCraft unveils ShadowControl v3.5, Ingram Micro expands its distribution agreement with Acronis, and PlanetOne launches the Cloud 411 Partner Program. In other news, Carbonite has entered into an agreement to acquire Evault from Seagate Technology, VaultLogix releases a long-term archive storage product, SYNNEX will distribute Atlantis Computing storage solutions, and CompTIA reports Big Data initiatives are delivering positive results for businesses.

  9. What Solutions Providers Can Learn From The Verizon Retail Index And New Holiday Shopping Patterns
    1/12/2016

    Your merchant clients may respond to signs the e-commerce holiday shopping season is getting longer.

  10. Why You Should Share The 2015 Data Breach Tally With Your Healthcare IT Clients
    1/12/2016

    The numbers are in on the Office Of Civil Rights’ tracking of healthcare data breaches (via Forbes) and as expected, they aren’t pretty.