IT and Business Insights for SMB Solution Providers


December 12th, 2014 | James E. Gaskin
This right-sized and -powered laptop gets the job done when that job involves documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. - Read More
November 21st, 2014 | Tobias Hough
The PLED-W600 and PLED-W800 offer superior brightness, color, and sound in the palm of your hand. With an exclusive color wheel design and dynamic lamp control capabilities, SuperColor™ Technology projects images with reliable and true-to-life color performance, in both bright and dark environments, without sacrificing image quality. - Read More
November 14th, 2014 | James E. Gaskin
With excellent video quality that can be tuned for higher resolutions, the camera’s image capture will clearly show anyone in view. - Read More
October 13th, 2014 | James E. Gaskin
Third party system utilities for PCs have been around since the beginning, but their popularity ebbs and flows. Now Microsoft has pushed millions of users out of their comfortable seat on the Windows XP bus, forcing them to move to Windows 7 or 8. Add in the way Microsoft plays hide and seek with system utilities under the tiles of Windows 8 and a third party tool becomes more important than ever. - Read More
October 6th, 2014 | James E. Gaskin
Effective backup and restore processes take work, and companies need better tools. Zetta Data Protect wants to provide that help, especially to dealers and MSPs. - Read More
September 16th, 2014 | James E. Gaskin
People expect WiFi everywhere. Putting up a guest Access Point at your local Starbucks (one will handle all the slow-drinking laptop and tablet users in any one store) requires nothing special. Installing and managing scores to hundreds of access points, one in every room of a school, hotel, apartment complex, or dormitory or the like can be a Grande problem for resellers. - Read More
September 16th, 2014 | James E. Gaskin
You may not have noticed, and we certainly didn't, but Netgear now has a complete line of wireless access points that provide business-class wireless networking. We tested the WN370, a new AP, as the APs used when we tested the Netgear WC7600 Premium Wireless Controller. - Read More
August 26th, 2014 | John McCormick
Drobo's 5D can keep up with the data demands of video editing, provide protection against a one disk failure, and allows for easy increases in capacity... if you can get over some finicky behavior and setup troubles. - Read More
August 17th, 2014 | Tobias Hough
Intel Program Manager Vanessa Foden showcases tablet and software solutions that support retail mobile point of sale (POS) at Intel Solutions Summit 2014, including rugged, transaction-focused, inventory-focused, and customer-focused designs. - Read More
August 6th, 2014 | James E. Gaskin
If you deal with Windows 8 hard drives, including those in Windows Server 2012, you'll definitely learn something from this software. - Read More