The ASCII Group helps solution providers by providing more efficiency, knowledge and benefits from economies of scale. ASCII staff is responsible for supporting their business in sales and marketing, vendor management and operations. That means more of your time is spent on building your business not administrating it. Learn more about why MSPs, VARs and Solution Providers are doing more with less with ASCII at www.ascii.com.
Association of Computer Repair Business Owners
The Association of Computer Repair Business Owners (ACRBO) was founded in 2009 to support the growing network of Computer Repair business Owners worldwide. The Association is a 501(c)(6) trade association. The ACRBO is dedicated to promoting industry education and improving consumer relations with professionalism and integrity. www.acrbo.com/.
Business Technology Association (BTA)
The Business Technology Association (BTA) is an international not-for-profit trade association serving independent dealers, value-added resellers, systems integrators, manufacturers and distributors in the office technology industry. BTA helps its members profit through a wide variety of services, including free legal advice and guidance; business benchmarking studies and reports; information on the latest news, trends and products in the industry; strong educational offerings; and industry-specific publications: Office Technology and BTA Hotline Online. www.BTA.org
CompTIA is the voice of the world's information technology (IT) industry. As a non-profit trade association advancing the global interests of IT professionals and companies, we focus our programs on four main areas: education, certification, advocacy and philanthropy. www.comptia.org.
HTG Peer Groups
An HTG peer group is a group of 10 to 12 like-minded IT company leaders who meet quarterly in a non-competitive environment to network and discuss issues specific to each member's concerns as a company owner, president, or manager. The HTG peer group experience is a unique forum for technology industry resellers who are serious about implementing a model for success in their own businesses through sharing and collaboration of best practices. www.htgpeergroups.com.
IoT Security Services Association
IoTSSA is a community of IT Channel Partners connecting industry security experts and vendors with IT Service Providers. IoTSSA is focused on being at the forefront of security knowledge, education and service delivery. Cyber Security represents both a challenge and opportunity for IT Service Providers as their SMB and mid-market customers rely on them to keep their business operating and secure. As security threats continue to evolve, it’s imperative that ITSP’s strive to remain at the forefront of knowledge and education so they’re able to effectively service and protect their customers. The IoTSSA Editorial Team and Security Expert Vendor Partners deliver the content and solutions that members require to keep their clients protected. IoTSSA provides its members with access to the latest data, research, opinions, solutions, and information to help them to successfully deliver security services. In 2018, IoTSSA will host over 52 live security education events both virtual and in 7 major cities throughout the US. Check us out at iotssa.com
For 17 years, ITEX Imaging & Technology Education Exposition has maintained their position as the largest and most extensive national tradeshow connecting vendors and resellers in the office technology space. www.itexshow.com.
SMB Nation is a publishing and events company targeted at the small and midsize business (SMB) channel partner/reseller/consulting/VAR community. SMB Nation spreads the knowledge of SMB technology trends through its conferences, books, SMB PC magazine, online services, and worldwide seminars. As an active participant in the technology community, SMB Nation has a long history of enthusiastic advocacy and evangelism. www.smbnation.com.
SPC International Online
SPC is the largest IT business improvement and IT training resource and independent community for IT Solution, Cloud Services Providers and Managed Services Providers (MSP) that wish to increase their efficiencies, effectiveness and net profits. We provide IT business operations, IT sales and marketing and technical service delivery improvement education, training, fulfillment and consulting services to over 30,000 independent IT Solution Providers worldwide. Staffed by industry experts, SPC works with IT Solution Providers to realize measurable operations, marketing, sales and service delivery improvement in their businesses. These improvements are achieved by leveraging unique IT, Cloud and Managed IT Services training tools, platforms, methodologies and techniques to increase IT service efficiencies, reduce operational costs, improve lead generation outcomes, accelerate sales velocity and shorten sales cycles. In addition, SPC delivers focused IT training, processes and tools to help IT Solution Providers adopt additional service practices such as Managed IT Services, Cloud, Mobility, Security, Unified Communications, Virtualization and more to increase top and bottom-line revenues.