TechNavio predicts that disaster recovery services will grow at a CAGR of 52.05 percent between 2015 and 2019.
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Create A Win-Win Managed Services Model
Fine-tuning its managed services program and consultation skills allows this MSP to continue its year-over-year double-digit growth trend.
Embracing The Burgeoning Digital Signage Market
This AV, digital signage, and IT integrator’s commitment to becoming a total solutions provider is leading to year-over-year double-digit growth.
How Good Is The Managed Services Business? Damn Good.
The results of Business Solutions’ latest survey of its managed services readers are in — and the data is compelling.
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Is Biometric Identification Ready For Payment Technologies?
Reading the term “biometric” takes us towards the biological connection between the subject and the term. It is named biometric, because it uses metrics related to human characteristics. Biometric identifiers are mainly categorized into two categories, physiological and behavioral characteristics. Physiological characteristics may include fingerprints, palms, veins, face recognition, DNA, iris recognition, or anything used for identifying a person physically. Behavioral characteristics can involve characteristics related to the pattern of behavior of a person, like typing rhythm, voice, etc.
The Cloud: The Channel’s Biggest Threat And Opportunity In 2015
The cloud is changing the shape of the channel as we have traditionally known it. The increasing need for managed IT services is driving new opportunities for solutions providers that have once been considered to be VARs to a new era of the managed services provider (MSP). The enabler for this shift? The cloud.
4 BDR Solution Must-Haves
Business critical data has to be backed up frequently. Traditionally, business critical data have been stored on tape drives and data can be recovered from the tape when required. But you cannot trust tape completely — there may be chance for data corruption and recovering years of data from tape storage is a cumbersome process.
How To Pick The Right Partner And Build A Successful Connectivity Practice
If you’re a managed services provider (MSP) looking to jump into the lucrative world of connectivity and telecommunications solutions and services, here’s my advice: Don’t go at it alone. Teaming up with the right business partner or master agent is a proven and profitable way for an MSP to achieve success in this market with minimal investment.
Retail Or Healthcare: Which Is The Bigger Breach Threat?
Pssst! I have something for you. It is perhaps the worst-kept secret in healthcare. Surely, that grabbed your attention — and here’s what should hold it: Many of the industry’s vendors have done a poor job ensuring their applications are properly patched and up-to-date. And the sheer volume of devices running those applications to access and share confidential patient records complicates matters considerably.
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How Fred IT Became One Of Australia’s Most Innovative Companies
When business is booming, we often learn to deal with frustrations rather than spend time establishing new processes. But as Fred IT learned, process is the key to capitalizing on growth.
5 Tips To Reinvent Your Pricing Strategy
Placing a value on your offerings as a technology service business can be difficult. But knowing whether the price is right shouldn’t be a guessing game.
Understanding The ROI Of Managed Patching For Both MSPs And Their Customers
As long as there are hackers willing to exploit software vulnerabilities and security breaches, patching will continue to be a critical element of the package offered by managed service providers (MSPs) to small-and medium-sized businesses (SMBs).
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For entry level to the most advanced label and receipt printing requirements, OKI offers a complete line of portable, desktop, and enterprise label printers to improve business performance with fast, high-resolution, and easy-to-read output.
Autotask Autotask Pro is the all-in-one web-based Professional Services Automation (PSA) software designed to help MSPs and IT Service providers to run their businesses better, more efficiently, and more profitably.
LabTech Backup And Storage
The LabTech Backup and Storage solutions provide a comprehensive set of products that protect operating systems, applications, configurations, settings, and data.
StorageCraft ShadowProtect Small Business Server Fast and Reliable Disaster Recovery, Data Protection and System Migration for Windows Servers. Maximize Business Continuity and Minimize Your Recovery Time Objective with ShadowProtect® Server™ and ShadowProtect® Small Business Server™.
CloudFounders Equips MSPs To Offer Cloud Solutions
At Channel Transitions Midwest on October 7, 2014 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Chicago-Oak Brook, Jonathan Kos, VP of sales at CloudFounders, tells how managed services providers can leverage CloudFounders’ white-labeled products to offer privately hosted cloud solutions.
WorldPay Tells How Payment Solutions Can Lead To Recurring Revenue
At Channel Transitions Midwest on October 7, 2014 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Chicago-Oak Brook, Chester Ritchie, senior VP of strategic partnerships at WorldPay, displays payment solutions and discusses how solutions providers can establish recurring revenue streams.
GFI MAX Demonstrates Patch Management Feature
At Channel Transitions Midwest on October 7, 2014 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Chicago-Oak Brook, Nadia Karatsoreos, community manager for GFI MAX, introduces sales engineer Andrew Crihfield who demonstrates the platform’s patch management feature.
N-able Help Desk Manager - Overview And Demo
In this short video, we walk you through the powerful, full featured Help Desk Manager. Help Desk Manager delivers MSP-optimized, ITIL aligned, web-based help desk and ticketing at a price anyone can afford. Run it standalone or integrated with N-central - on premise or hosted. The choice is yours.