Networking Articles

  1. 8 Mid-year HIT Trends To Watch
    6/7/2016

    Trend lists can seem like a complete waste of your time as a vendor, but don’t jump to any conclusions — your clients are on the same Internet you are, working to stay on top of the cutting-edge conversation in healthcare. So, while many lists can seem like the same information regurgitated for the umpteenth time, what they really contain are clues to key topics that are top-of-mind for your clients.

  2. Top 5 Help-Desk Productivity Killers
    6/3/2016

    In today’s marketplace, customer help-desk services are crucial to the survival of any enterprise. But making these services efficient and timely, while reducing redundancy, poses a particular challenge.

  3. Surefire MSP Strategies For Pricing, Bundling, And More
    6/2/2016

    Switching from the break/fix model to managed services isn’t easy, but it certainly is worth the effort. That was the message delivered by participants of the Surefire MSP Strategies For Pricing, Bundling, & More panel held as part of the Channel Transitions VAR/MSP Executive Conference held June 2 in Philadelphia.

  4. Federal Cloud Decision Makers Report Deep Frustrations With FedRAMP Process
    6/2/2016

    Data shows 41 percent of Feds are unfamiliar with GSA’s plan to remedy FedRAMP

  5. Institutions In The Americas Connect Via New High-Speed Network
    6/1/2016

    Consortium uses 100-gigabit network link to support innovation across continents.

  6. Managed Services, Backup And Disaster Recovery, And Networking News
    5/31/2016

    RapidFire Tools announced recently the release of Reporter, a new stand-alone, virtual appliance that MSPs can use to fully automate regularly scheduled Network Detective IT assessments for their clients. The new software appliance is available as a $29/month add-on for Network Detective subscribers; it is used to remotely schedule the running of any Network Detective scan and automatically generate any of the fully brandable reports included with most of the individual module subscriptions.

  7. Miniature Fingerprint Scanners May Be The Solution To $16 Billion In Fraud
    5/27/2016

    SmartMetric opens talks with Banks to start issuing one million cards a month

  8. 70% Percent Of IT Administrators Feel Windows Environment At Risk Of Malicious Attacks
    5/25/2016

    IT Administrators report heightened interest in visibility, configurations, settings, and standards.

  9. Blockchain And Big Data: A Solution To Healthcare’s Biggest Problem
    5/19/2016

    Even as Big Data has ushered in excited conversations around a future shaped by population health and predictive analytics, the healthcare industry continues to struggle with challenges around interoperability, data silos, security, and other concerns. By Megan Williams, contributing writer

  10. OIG Finds 129 Medicare Security Gaps
    5/17/2016

    The OIG, the nation’s largest office dedicated to combatting waste and fraud within HHS programs, has released its review of Medicare contractors for fiscal year 2014. While some improvements were found, overall, most contractors have room for growth.