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Getting Involved — Online Technology Communities

Social media is becoming increasingly pervasive in the industry of technology, however online forum based communities have been around for years, providing a way for professionals with similar interest to build relationships and community. Asigra recently launched a vendor agnostic community for data backup and storage professionals, aptly titled, as a means to create […]

Breathe Easy in the Cloud With Zero Channel Conflict

When looking at adding a new cloud service to your practice, there are a number of things to consider including market size and opportunity, revenue and profit streams, the vendor’s channel enablement program and the ease of conducting business with that vendor. However there is also another very important issue to consider – channel conflict. […]

Backup Lifecycle Management (BLM): An Overview for VARs & MSPs

Backup Lifecycle Management doesn’t receive much hype, but BLM is an integral part of how small businesses and enterprises backup, recover and restore data. While it might seem obvious, the data critical to business operations does not need to be treated the same as that which is not critical. With BLM, data is managed for […]

Big Data Pokes at the Cloud’s Insecurities

It’s no secret that while our devices may be shrinking, the amount of information we put on them is growing exponentially. In a study published in June 2011, IDC predicted that by the end of this year, the amount of information created and replicated will surpass 1.8 zettabytes, or 1.8 trillion gigabytes (this amount of […]

How the Consumerization of IT Impacts Service Providers

If we can sum up technology in two words, those two words would have to be accelerated growth. Information Technology (IT) is constantly changing and advancing, by what seems to be gargantuan leaps and bounds.  Society is no longer wondering if something else will trump the “it” technology, all we want to know is how […]