Managed Services Articles

  1. BDR: An MSP’s Greatest CryptoLocker Defense
    2/1/2017

    After an MSP’s food distributor client was infected with ransomware, a fast data recovery from an appliance-based BDR (backup and disaster recovery) solution saved the day.

  2. Product Comparison: Endpoint Security
    2/1/2017

    We compare five endpoint security solutions to see what steps each is taking to stay ahead of malware.

  3. RMM Trends And Tips For Your 2017 As-A-Service Transition
    2/1/2017

    Remote monitoring and management (RMM) plays a key role in an IT solutions provider’s evolution to managed services and must be considered strategically.

  4. Grow Your Managed Services Revenue Without Losing Your Personal Touch
    2/1/2017

    A security-first focus and the decision to maintain a personal relationship with each customer are leading to revenue growth for this MSP in 2017.

  5. Managed Services And Networking News
    1/31/2017

    Ingram Micro recently added IBM Connections to its Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace, an automated cloud services platform that allows resellers to purchase, provision, manage, and invoice cloud technology. Built on a single, open-cloud platform, IBM Connections is a digital business platform that offers collaboration tools designed to help companies increase productivity, augment decision-making, and become digital businesses.

  6. Majority Of Businesses Not Prepared For Ransomware
    1/31/2017

    Sixty-eight percent of respondents to a Vanson Bourne survey report their company to be “very vulnerable” or “vulnerable” to attack. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. Celebrate Data Privacy Day By Tightening Your Cybersecurity
    1/20/2017

    Tips for strengthening the security of your sensitive data. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  8. Winning MSPs Capitalizing On Cloud And Comprehensive Solutions
    1/17/2017

    The MSP market is still growing and now offering more choices to satisfy customers. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. Reader Spotlight: Douglas Gamache, Chief Information Officer / Partner, Impact Networking
    1/5/2017

    Our One Source business model minimizes typical pains associated with multiple vendors. We design solutions leveraging a mixture of software and equipment with a strategic plan that focuses on a long-term partnership. Our Account Managers offer support to C-Level stakeholders to assess the role of information workflow in the enterprise.

  10. Best Channel Vendors 2017
    1/3/2017

    Our Best Channel Vendors survey, conducted with statisticians from Penn State, takes a look at the best vendors in Business Continuity/BDR, Data Collection/Mobility, Labeling, ECM Hardware & Software, General Computing, Networking & Security, POS Hardware & Software, Payment Processing, Managed Services, Video Surveillance/Access Control, and VoIP as voted by your peers.