Category: Tech Insight

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Coming to terms with fear and loathing of artificial intelligence

Coming to terms with fear and loathing of artificial intelligence

By now most IT leaders have accepted that large swaths of the routine functions performed inside and outside of the IT department will soon be automated thanks to advances in artificial intelligence (AI) applications employing machine and deep learning algorithms....

/ July 18, 2017
The cloud data center building boom

The cloud data center building boom

Seems like every week, we have a major cloud vendor opening up a new data center or a new region (cluster of data centers) somewhere in the world. Just last week, Apple opened one in China and announced they would...

/ July 18, 2017
The MSP’s Bookshelf: Surge

The MSP’s Bookshelf: Surge

Just like the ocean, the IT landscape is constantly shifting. Are you ready to ride the wave to success? Timing is everything, especially when it comes to poising your MSP for the next big trend in the industry. Multiple revenue-generating...

/ June 28, 2017
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Survey: Are you ready to support the public cloud?

Survey: Are you ready to support the public cloud?

Many businesses are moving toward the cloud, but cloud adoption drastically varies from one business to the next. Some organizations only have one application running in the cloud, while others have adopted a cloud-first mentality. In a recent survey conducted...

/ June 14, 2017
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Ask an MSP Expert: How can I give my MSP a technical edge?

Ask an MSP Expert: How can I give my MSP a technical edge?

Q: We’re looking to differentiate our MSP, but there are a few other IT service businesses in the area that focus on the same vertical. We like to think of ourselves as having more industry knowledge and being very tech...

/ May 22, 2017
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Recipe for Success: What your SMB prospects are really looking for

Recipe for Success: What your SMB prospects are really looking for

Most small businesses recognize the role technology plays in growing their business, but despite this, forty percent of SMBs admit their investment is much lower than it should be. According to the CompTIA study The Business Relevance of IT in...

/ May 10, 2017
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2 Critical findings from Kaseya’s 2017 MSP Global Pricing Survey

2 Critical findings from Kaseya’s 2017 MSP Global Pricing Survey

Looking to grow your MSP this year, but unsure which trends to capitalize on? In the 2017 Kaseya MSP Global Pricing Survey, MSPs from around the world weighed in on market growth, what sets high-preforming MSPs apart, and technology trends...

/ March 24, 2017
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Top 10 places to get your technology news

Top 10 places to get your technology news

As an IT service provider, it’s essential to stay up to date on the latest security threats and industry trends. Whether you’re looking for some useful information to share on social media with your prospects and customers, or educating yourself...

/ January 18, 2017
2017 predictions
Executive Viewpoints: 4 MSP Predictions for 2017

Executive Viewpoints: 4 MSP Predictions for 2017

As 2016 comes to a close, we sat down with three executives from Intronis MSP Solutions by Barracuda to get their perspectives on what’s in store for the MSPs in 2017.

/ December 28, 2016
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Ask an MSP Expert: What trends should my MSP take advantage of in 2017?

Ask an MSP Expert: What trends should my MSP take advantage of in 2017?

Q: This year was a big year for my MSP, and I’m really hoping to continue to move my MSP forward in the coming year. What IT trends do you think my MSP should be ready to take advantage of...

/ December 12, 2016