Each year, the MSP 501 recognizes some of the biggest and most successful managed service providers in the world. This page is dedicated to news about the award and features on honorees.
Is software as a service (SaaS) killing Microsoft? Hardly. Stephen Elop, president of the Microsoft Business Division, is expected to discuss SaaS during his July 8 keynote at the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston. But even before Elop takes the stage, here are five reasons why Microsoft won’t lose the SaaS wars.
Company Overview: MX Logic is a recognized global leader of on-demand email and web security services for businesses of all sizes. Its simple, highly-effective solutions protect nearly 30,000 businesses and organizations against spam, viruses, worms, spyware and other Internet-borne threats.
So, you want to launch a small business or reposition your company as a managed service provider (MSP). What steps can you take to maximize your chances for success? I’ve written a four-part blog to cover that very question. Tune in each day this week for the next chapter. Here’s part 1: Finding the right […]
Software as a service (SaaS) may represent the future of IT, but MSPmentor’s SaaS 20 Stock Index continues to slide downward like the rest of Wall Street. While the Dow is approaching bear market territory — down nearly 20% from its October 2007 high — the SaaS 20 Stock Index has slid 16.38% in 2008 […]
We are accepting nominations for our MSPmentor 250 until the close of Friday, June 27, eastern time. Note: If you’d like to submit multiple nominations, you may need to clear your Web browser’s cache after each survey submission. The final MSPmentor 250 list and report — featuring business, technology, marketing and other types of MSP […]
Are you a managed services guru — or do you know one? If so, submit your nominee(s) for our MSPmentor 250, which will highlight the world’s top managed services experts. But don’t delay. Nominations must be submitted by June 27. The final MSPmentor 250 list and report will be unveiled July 28. For a look […]
Welcome to MSPmentor and The VAR Guy FastChat Videos. Here, we profile top executives, entrepreneurs and experts from across the managed services industry and the IT channel. For questions or comments, contact Editorial Director Joe Panettieri (joe [at] ninelivesmediainc.com).
Are you a managed services guru — or do you know one? Final nominations for our MSPmentor 250 list are due June 27. You can view current nominations — sorted by last name as well as company name — by visiting our MSPmentor 250 Center. Or, use this quick online survey to submit additional nominations […]
Apparently, managed service providers are developing a love-hate relationship with Dell. While some solutions providers worry about Dell’s intentions in the MSP market, other partners are pushing — aggressively — to have Dell executives included on our forthcoming MSPmentor 250 list. Here’s some more background on the list and the current nominees.
We’re still accepting nominations for the MSPmentor 250 list, which we’ll publish in July. If you know a managed services guru, it only takes a few minutes to nominate them for this unique honor. For a look at some of the most recent nominations — now sorted alphabetically by last name — check out our […]
During a conversation yesterday with Ken Vanderweel, director of product marketing for Nimsoft, we discussed the flood of Wintel (Windows on Intel) VARs moving into the managed services market. In my opinion that’s a good thing — and a bad thing. I worry that many MSPs will repeat some of the mistakes they made during […]