Arcserve provides new strategies for optimizing response to unplanned downtime. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
Information technology channel firms are caught up in a dichotomy over where cloud computing fits into their business, new research from CompTIA reveals. Nearly 40 percent of companies surveyed for CompTIA’s Sixth Annual State of the Channel report say cloud computing is the number one reason to be optimistic about the channel’s future. At the same time, cloud computing is one of the main reasons that a third of channel firms surveyed are thinking negatively about the days ahead.
It takes an average of 33 hours to recover from a ransomware attack. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
Technology in the retail sector has been experiencing major enhancements recently. From the early days of the cash register and hand-written sales slips to the computer technology and IOS Systems of today, retailers are adapting with new solutions to marketing and selling problems. By Rick Delgado, contributing writer
Ed Tech RCE Coach helps schools analyze their own data to evaluate their educational technology use. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
A new report examines cloud adoption practices and priorities in the Chinese Financial Sector. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
e-book offers four proven approaches to winning business for SMPs. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
As this issue reaches everyone’s mailbox in the first week of December, I’ll be wrapping up my last business trip of the year by attending Ingram Micro’s fall ONE conference in Las Vegas. Including this trip, my fall event calendar was pretty full. Between partner conferences, expos, trade shows, and Business Solutions’ own events, I hit up eight events over the past few months. While each event was different, in looking back through my notebook, I see some repeating trends. Additionally, there are some important comments I haven’t been able to share until now.
Four experts weigh in on the most significant security trends anticipated for next year and share advice on how IT solutions providers can best protect their customers.
An MSP’s ability to quickly and accurately diagnose and resolve a medical device manufacturer’s network problems led to a managed services contract win and a 20 TB backup and disaster recovery (BDR) upsell.