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July 20th, 2012 | CompTIA
When I was in college, letting others use your wireless network was the "charitable" thing to do. None of us considered the dangers in leaving our wireless networks unsecured. - read more
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July 2nd, 2012 | Ken Thoreson
When working with our Partners, we've noticed that the more vertical-specific a Partner is, the more successful they are in terms of gross revenues. - read more
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May 21st, 2012 | Ken Thoreson
The IT channel's premier education event is well underway and the industry's top product and solution vendors have been showcasing their new products while networking with their channel peers at the ARIA Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. With more than 125 IT firms present at the Technology Vendor Fair at Breakaway 2012, which began [...] - read more
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May 14th, 2012 | Ken Thoreson
The past three years have been a challenge for most partner organizations. The economy has caused sales teams to face declining prospect budgets, more competitive bidding, fewer opportunities, lower incomes and general personal stress. As someone that works with partner organizations on a daily basis we have seen all of these situations cause an increase in mental and physical fatigue. - read more
April 10th, 2012 | ChannelPro
The online class is available free to American partners interested in gaining certification on the software-based snom ONE IP PBX and IP PBX appliance. - read more
March 15th, 2012 | Elaine J. Hom
The ChannelPro SMB Forum offered educational sessions and Q&As with industry experts on topics ranging from mobility to cloud computing. - read more
March 15th, 2012 | Admin
Are you ready for the cloud? Get hands-on advice in three areas that raise new challenges for cloud computing service providers - pricing your offerings, closing deals, and mastering the cloud's legal wrinkles. - read more
February 27th, 2012 | James E. Gaskin
Cloud data security can make or break an SMB. Resellers and service providers should use security best practices to keep their customers safe from a cloud storage breach. - read more
February 23rd, 2012 | Samuel Greengard
When employees tackle problems collaboratively, employers usually win. But effective collaboration requires more than technology. It demands the right mindset and strategic framework. - read more
February 20th, 2012 | ChannelPro
Director of Americas Channel Marketing for HP to review sales enablement tools and initiatives that increase partner revenues at event in Orlando, Fla., March 14 - read more


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