IT and Business Insights for SMB Solution Providers

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April 6th, 2022 | Pedro Pereira
Channel pros can make money through consulting, implementation, device management, and ongoing support, as well as internal development. - Read More
April 4th, 2022 | Reed Warren
If you’re stuck at sub-10% growth, your enthusiasm and your tax responsibility are considerably decreasing, making it a great time to sell. - Read More
April 1st, 2022 | Redstor
In this report, Redstor examines how Microsoft 365 is not intended to include an all-encompassing backup solution. A simple recovery can be a massive problem if data has fallen out of the retention period and Microsoft 365 has deleted it forever. You can avoid this with a data management and protection service that allows you to set your own retention policies very easily and whose sole purpose is to ensure that your data can be recovered directly back to Microsoft 365, regardless of the state... - Read More
April 1st, 2022 | Redstor
Let’s face it, it’s a pretty tough gig today for MSPs with growth performance under the spotlight. While the overall managed service market is growing, and many MSPs secured new business during the pandemic as they helped companies safely digitize, the market is also attracting new entrants. Many of whom have hyper-relevant, innovative, turnkey solutions and are crowding out established players. - Read More
April 1st, 2022 | ChannelPro
Erick and Rich explore Cytracom’s bold move into secure networking, explain why watching Google for local ransomware stories can help MSPs land new business, and question why anyone would want to take their house plants with them on vacation. - Read More
March 31st, 2022 | Eddy Farrat
In honor of World Backup Day, consider these three tips for discussing a more secure backup infrastructure for your managed services clients. - Read More
March 29th, 2022 | Colleen Frye
Security professionals point to data privacy as one of their three top areas of responsibility, according to a recent Cisco study. - Read More
March 28th, 2022 | Datto
Delivering cloud services and providing them with strong business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) protection can present challenges, so it’s helpful to hear from other MSPs about what worked for them and to learn best practices for providing value to customers. Datto interviewed its MSP partners to gather insights about what helped them successfully grow their business with the cloud. No matter your cloud maturity, learning from other MSPs will help guide you in your efforts to... - Read More
March 28th, 2022 | Datto
Datto surveyed more than 1,800 managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide to learn more about who they are and what they care about. Of those surveyed, only 17% were active Datto partners. The result: A wealth of data and insights from a diverse sample of MSPs on how they run their business, the solutions they use to serve clients, and their predictions for the next few years. - Read More
March 28th, 2022 | Datto
MSPs play an important role in helping their SMB clients implement and scale their IT operations, acting as their advisor for all things IT. But how can MSPs help businesses with more established IT infrastructures? The answer is co-managed IT services. This eBook provides an introduction to the co-managed IT model—what it is and how it benefits MSPs and your clients. - Read More


Business News

June 17th, 2022 | ChannelPro
Southern California was the latest stop in The ASCII Group’s MSP Success Summit 2022 series of educational and networking events for MSPs and IT business owners. - Read More
June 10th, 2022 | Colleen Frye
Egnyte and Zorus share details on upcoming product release, integration launch, and partner program news. - Read More
June 10th, 2022 | Colleen Frye
After hitting a milestone of 500 MSP partners, Gradient MSP is keeping the pedal to the metal with its integration program, service plan, and community outreach. - Read More
June 8th, 2022 | Colleen Frye
The six-city, two-day conference series rode southwest into Dallas with a lineup of educational sessions addressing the top issues and trends managed service providers and integrators care about. - Read More