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Citrix Channel Chief: The Past Holds Lessons for Partners

Mon, 2017-06-26 17:08
Craig Stilwell started his career at Citrix in 2000, when a huge portion of the company’s business was pallets of shrink-wrapped software CDs, and a big part of his job was just managing inventory sitting in distribution.

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Symantec Takes Stand Against Russian Source Code Review

Mon, 2017-06-26 10:49
Cyber security software vendor Symantec today emerged as the only known western technology company to publicly refuse Russian government access to source code for its security products.

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Anthem Agrees to $115 Million Settlement Over Data Breach

Mon, 2017-06-26 10:44
Bloomberg Anthem Inc. agreed to pay $115 million to resolve consumer claims over a 2015 cyber-attack that compromised data on 78.8 million people, marking what attorneys in the case called the largest data-breach settlement in history.

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The Blockchain Revolution: Where’s the Disruption?

Fri, 2017-06-23 11:35
Christine Hall | Data Center Knowledge A year or so ago, blockchains were the up-and-coming disruptors of technology. These days, if mentioned in that light, you’re liable to get a roll of the eyes and a reply that translates into “where’s the beef?”

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Wal-Mart Prods Partners, Vendors to Leave AWS for Azure

Fri, 2017-06-23 11:28
The competition AWS and a host of brick and mortar retailers reached a new intensity this week that could significantly impact MSPs that partner with the market leader in public cloud, or with second place Microsoft Azure.

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The Doyle Report: How Autotask Sees the World

Fri, 2017-06-23 11:23
If you want perspective on how the channel is evolving, you could do worse than talk to someone who engages with it every day.

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Leaders in Digital Transformation Have These Traits in Common

Thu, 2017-06-22 16:09
What characteristics do leaders in digital transformation have in common? A new study by open-source provider Alfresco Software and Forbes Insights aims to find out what separates the winners from the losers in the digital economy.

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Are Vendor, Partner or Customer Advisory Councils Dead in the New Digital World?

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:29
Partner and customer advisory councils have long been a staple in the information and telecommunications (ICT) industry. They have proven extremely valuable for collaboration and community sharing in the vendor and partner markets.

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What Do Continuous Delivery Servers Like Shippable Mean for MSPs?

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:31
DevOps vendor Shippable has announced general availability of its enterprise continuous delivery platform, Shippable Server.

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MSP Fights to Hire Scarce Cloud Engineers

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:13
At CorpInfo LLC, cloud is their business and business has been very good. So good, in fact, that the company has grown from fewer than a handful of full-time staffers 18 months ago, to 54 employees today.

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The Doyle Report: Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Virtual CDO?

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:09
What do Nike, Warner Bros. and The Hartford all have in common? For one thing, they all have Chief Digital Officers (CDOs).

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Security Central: Microsoft Issues Patches, WannaCry Sparks Wake-up Call

Thu, 2017-06-22 11:45
This week's cybersecurity news centers around a now well-known strain of ransomware that has wormed its way into many a network. The WannaCry bug has caused widespread chaos and concern, causing a lot of organizations to batten down the security hatches.

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4 Marks of a True Digital Workspace

Thu, 2017-06-22 05:13
Companies know that support for remote access is key to employee productivity, but there is a big difference between getting employees online and providing them with a true digital workspace.

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Zero One: Digital Transformation Comes to College Campuses

Wed, 2017-06-21 18:05
Companies and colleges can learn from each other about attracting digital natives, a Logicalis executive says.

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New Portal Aimed at 'New Channel,' Eases Partnership Between ISVs and MSPs

Wed, 2017-06-21 17:37
ChannelXperts wants to bridge the gap created by cloud services between software vendor and partner Jim Sweeney used to joke with his salespeople that they only knew three questions: how many processors do you need, how much RAM do you need and how many discs do you need? Then came the cloud.

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AMD Server Chip Revival Effort Enlists Some Big Friends

Wed, 2017-06-21 10:55
Bloomberg Advanced Micro Devices Inc., trying to re-enter the lucrative server chip market, will get the help of Microsoft Corp. and Baidu Inc. who have committed to using its new Epyc product in their data centers.

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Cisco Introduces New ‘Network of the Future’ Solutions Set

Wed, 2017-06-21 10:41
Cisco today announced it has created a “network of the future,” comprised of an assortment of hardware and software technologies that the vendor said will revolutionize enterprise networking through unprecedented efficiency and security.

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BMC, CA Inc. Said to Mull Biggest Tech Buyout Since Dell

Wed, 2017-06-21 10:36
Bloomberg BMC Software Inc. and CA Inc. are considering a potential deal that would see the software companies combine as part of a transaction to take CA private, according to people familiar with the process.

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Faulty AWS S3 Configuration Exposes Personal Data of 198M U.S. Voters

Tue, 2017-06-20 19:16
Personal information belonging to more than 198 million registered U.S. voters was exposed in what security researchers at UpGuard are calling the largest known data exposure of its kind.

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Dell's Cheryl Cook: Despite a 'Few Hiccups,' First Quarter of Integrated Channel Program a Success

Tue, 2017-06-20 16:32
Last week’s quarterly results certainly gave Dell Technologies a lot to be happy about.

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