SMB Headlines

  1. The ASCII Group Awards Datto The 2016 ASCII Cup

    The ASCII Group, a membership-based community of independent MSPs, VARs and Solution Providers, is pleased to announce the winners of its annual ASCII Cup, with awards given to the ASCII Cup winner, Gold and Silver Medalists, and Top Distributor.

  2. Pax8 Named Top Distributor And Winner Of Overall Creativity And Innovation At The ASCII Group IT SMB Success Summit In NY/NJ

    Pax8, the leading value-added cloud distributor, recently announced it was honored by the The ASCII Group, a membership-based community of independent MSPs, VARs and solution providers, with two top awards at the 2016 IT SMB Success Summit in NY/NJ.

  3. INSZoom Ranks In Global Cloud Top 500 Report For Cloud Application Vendors

    INSZoom, the world's top immigration software company, ranks in this year's Cloud Top 500 Report, a study run by Apps Run the World that analyzes the explosive growth of the world's 500+ largest cloud applications vendors.

  4. Small Business Tech Leaders Give Companies A “C Plus” For Current IT Infrastructure

    Technology influencers at small businesses are less than satisfied with the current state of IT at their companies. The most recent findings from Insight Enterprises’ Intelligent Technology Index show that 47 percent of respondents at small businesses give their current IT infrastructure a grade of C+ on average, and say their current technology is a hindrance to incorporating or adopting new technologies.

  5. MediaPro Announces General Availability Of Cloud-Based Adaptive Awareness Portal

    MediaPro, recognized by Gartner as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Training Vendors, announced recently the general availability of its Adaptive Awareness Portal.

  6. Lenovo And Nutanix Launch New HX 2000 Hyperconverged Solution For SMBs

    Extending its market reach and bringing the benefits of hyperconverged infrastructure to a wider set of customers, Lenovo recently unveiled a new offering in its Converged HX Series portfolio tailored specifically for small- to-medium sized businesses (SMB).

  7. American Small Businesses And Small Manufacturers Spearhead New Regulatory Reform Movement

    In response to the growing number of government regulations that unfairly burden America’s small businesses, manufacturers and startups, the National Association of Manufacturers and the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council, in partnership with the International Franchise Association and Women Impacting Public Policy today launched a coalition and advocacy campaign called Rethink Red Tape.

  8. Education Lineup Announced For Channel Transitions Philadelphia Conference

    The Channel Transitions VAR/MSP Executive Conference, powered by Business Solutions, will feature 14 speakers with 240+ years of experience in the IT channel on June 2 in Philadelphia. MSP executives will particpate on panels to give real-world advice about funding the as-a-Service transition, hiring and training sales reps, compensation models, pricing and bundling strategies, marketing, automation tools, and overcoming objections. These experts are eager to help their fellow VARs, MSPs, and ISVs learn more about transitioning to the recurring revenue business model.

  9. Cloud Cruiser For Azure Public Cloud Now Available On The Microsoft Azure Marketplace

    Following increased demand from Microsoft Azure customers, Cloud Cruiser, a provider of cloud analytics solutions, recently announced the availability of Cloud Cruiser for Azure Public Cloud in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace.

  10. Study: Vast Majority (84%) Of SMBs Report That IT Downtime Would Result In Moderate To Catastrophic Loss

    Small and mid-sized businesses report that they are increasingly focused on disaster recovery (DR) readiness, with as many as 84% of SMBs noting that several days of IT downtime would result in moderate to catastrophic costs and loss.