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5 Reasons You Need Media Relations

Fri, 2017-05-05 13:28
Khali Henderson and Casey Freymuth | BuzzTheory Strategies When done right, media relations campaigns deliver benefits unmatched by any other external communications activity.

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Exit Strategy: Jamison West Leaves Aldridge, Launches SaaS Play

Thu, 2017-05-04 19:40
The veteran managed services provider this week launched software startup Teamatics, aiming to prove that there really is life after MSPs.

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Rackspace CEO Taylor Rhodes Leaving Company

Thu, 2017-05-04 18:37
By Yevgeny Sverdlik | Data Center Knowledge In a blog post, Rhodes said he has taken the Windcrest, Texas-based company as far as his skill set would allow, and that it’s time to let someone with different knowledge and abilities push it further.

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Amazon CEO Bezos Sells About $1 Billion in Company Stock

Thu, 2017-05-04 15:58
Spencer Soper | Bloomberg Bezos has been selling Amazon stock to invest in Blue Origin, which aims to send tourists on brief flights into suborbital space where they can experience weightlessness and get a nice view of the Earth.

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Congressman Calls for Prosecution of MSP in Clinton Server Case

Wed, 2017-05-03 22:27
The case illustrates the prickly predicament in which an MSP can find itself when torn between loyalty to a customer and a legal subpoena.

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The Doyle Report: MSP Advisor and Penton Xpert Jim Lippie Joins Kaseya

Wed, 2017-05-03 18:56
The longtime industry pundit, investor and thought leader sat down for a Q&A as he assumes a role as Cloud GM for the technology management platform company. In advance of the 2017 Kaseya Connect Conference, where Jim Lippie will make his debut as a Kaseya executive, MSPmentor reached out to the Penton Xpert and industry thought leader for his perspectives on the state of the market and more.

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Dubai Cybersecurity Hub on Hiring Binge, Only Locals Need Apply

Wed, 2017-05-03 18:19
Nour Al Ali | Bloomberg The Dubai Electronic Security Center, which has a budget of millions of dollars, monitors and researches potential electronic incidents that may affect governmental institutes. Foreigners will be allowed in a consultant capacity.

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AppRiver Salutes Veterans with Entrepreneurial Start-Up Program

Tue, 2017-05-02 22:11
AppRiver recently launched its first class of a new channel program for veterans, Veteran to Entrepreneur (V2E). V2E is a new start-up package that includes a comprehensive assistance program, including training, business counsel, marketing support, and a specialized, limited-time refund program providing additional capital to invest in veterans’ businesses.

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MSP 101: Demystifying Public Cloud Discounts

Tue, 2017-05-02 19:20
Kirill Bensonoff | Guest Blogger Figuring out actual costs can be extremely complicated, since everything depends on your exact configuration and usage levels.

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2017 MSP 501 Nomination Deadline Extended to May 15

Tue, 2017-05-02 16:32
We’re giving you a little more time to submit a survey for MSPmentor’s ranking of top MSPs, top small business MSPs and best emerging MSPs. Results will be announced during a webcast on June 13.

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What Is a Microservice, Anyway? A Primer for MSPs

Mon, 2017-05-01 21:05
It's a buzzword that your customers have probably heard by now, but that they likely don't fully understand. As an MSP, it's your job to educate them.

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The Doyle Report: Do You Have What It Takes to Sell to Tech’s New Buyers?

Mon, 2017-05-01 20:12
Line of Business Buyers (LOBs) are believed to hold the power of the purse when it comes to ICT spending, but just 8 percent turned to outside firm to implement, integrate or manage their IT in the past year, a new study says. Despite the upside, very few of the solution providers, technology consultants and trusted advisors I talk to say they have a solid plan for getting to know LOBs.

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10 Top MSPmentor Stories from April

Mon, 2017-05-01 11:00
April Most Popular: From product releases to perspectives in the field, here's a recap of top headlines from April.

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Cloud Earnings: Microsoft, Google and IBM Surge While AWS Dominates

Fri, 2017-04-28 19:29
The coincidental confluence of financial reporting this week by Google parent Alphabet, Microsoft and Google seems an appropriate opportunity to examine the relative performance of industry leading cloud vendors.

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Lack of Business Associate Agreement Leads to $31K HIPAA Fine

Thu, 2017-04-27 19:29
The case against Illinois-based Center for Children’s Digestive Health offers a cautionary lesson about the compliance implications of storing paper medical records after an organization undergoes digitization.

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MSPs: Get Your 2017 MSP 501 Applications in Now!

Thu, 2017-04-27 17:31
To be considered one of the top managed service providers submit your application by May 1, 2017.

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Everything Is Critical Infrastructure; Learn How to Profit from It

Thu, 2017-04-27 15:16
MSPs are tasked with keeping everything running. However, we often consider only a small subset of what users actually interact with to be the MSP’s responsibility.

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If I Were Launching an MSP Now | Gil Pekelman

Thu, 2017-04-27 11:00
Svetlana Didorenko The founder and CEO of Israel-based MSP software vendor Atera shares three suggestions he’d apply if he were launching an MSP from scratch today.

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HPE Secretly Kills Off OpenSDN Line

Wed, 2017-04-26 21:30
The family of products was once touted as an ideal software-defined networking solution for IT services providers.

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Fighting the DIY Mentality in the Managed Services Market

Wed, 2017-04-26 16:39
Twenty-five years ago, before open source became widespread, it was not possible for most organizations to use in-house resources to create the services that they needed to operate.

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