Blog Entries

October 31st, 2014 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
Happy Anniversay to SMB Nation - 15 years old today.Over at the SMB Nation Blog, Harry's celebrating fifteen years.As I've said many times, I believe Harry is the true founder of the SMB IT community. Fifteen years ago he wandered all over the U.S. meeting with people who had read his books and - Read More
 
October 31st, 2014 | Todd Billiar | VAR Staffing
More businesses are bringing on outside workers to fill specific roles, but do they have the technology to manage this effort? The post Changing working environment will require new data analytics technologies appeared first on VAR Staffing. - Read More
 
October 28th, 2014 | Susan Bradley | The SBS Diva
And figured that it was also a good time to double check that I could recover from my backups.  So I parked a backup onto an external usb drive that was attached to my new HyperV host.  I shared out the usb drive to “everyone” in order to get it from the domain over to a - Read More
 
October 28th, 2014 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
I've been addressing the demise of SBS (Small Business Server) for about six years now. In 2008, my brother Manuel and I put on a major training event on the topic of "Zero Downtime Migration" of SBS. Immediately after that, we started retooling our business for a world without SBS.I was pleased - Read More
 
October 27th, 2014 | CompTIA | CompTIA Blog
Solution providers trying to get a foothold in the Internet of Things (IoT) should start by understanding the different pieces that come together to form the ecosystem—an area predicted to generate $1.9 billion in global economic value-add. New firms will crop up with the express purpose of - Read More
 
October 27th, 2014 | Todd Billiar | VAR Staffing
The Internet of Things has had a dynamic impact on the IT security job market.  The post Job market feels the effects of Internet of Things and IT security trends appeared first on VAR Staffing. - Read More
 
October 25th, 2014 | Erick Simpson | Managed Services Blog
Erick Simpson Presents SPC International’s State of the Industry Webcast: 5 Mistakes You’re Probably Making Selling Security – And How ToFix Them! Security is the number one concern of SMB business owners today. If you aren’t leading your prospect and - Read More
 
October 25th, 2014 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
Got a note over the transom from my friends at ASCII . . .Congratulations to Datto, GFI Max, and all the winners!!!- - - - -Bethesda, Maryland - October 24, 2014 -- The ASCII Group, a membership-based community of independent MSPs, VARs and Solution Providers, is pleased to announce the winners for - Read More
 
October 24th, 2014 | Susan Bradley | The SBS Diva
Issues we are still tracking: **** KB30000061 is a kernel update: KB3000061 fails to install on Server 2012:   Also impacting Windows 8. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/f77691d8-a9d0-4714-98ad-71665cfa8965/kb3000061-fails-to-install-on-server-2012?forum= - Read More
 
October 24th, 2014 | Karl Palachuk | Small Biz Thoughts
From my good friend Dave Seibert . . .I've been to the SMB TechFest. I've spoken there. It's an AWESOME event with great attendees, great speakers, and great vendors.If I wasn't in Australia at that time, I would go to this event.Check it out. Amazing deal at only $99.- - - - -The 10th SMB TechFest - Read More
 

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