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October 11th, 2019 | ChannelPro
Pardon the interruption! In between phone calls Rich and Erick discuss SYNNEX's Google Glass distribution deal, using cyber-insurance to protect your managed services margins, and a possible reason for bacon lovers to panic. - read more
 
Slide Gallery
October 7th, 2019 | Rich Freeman with Joel Zaidspiner
According to executives from SYNNEX and Tech Data, best-in-class partners take risks, focus on business strategy rather than tech tasks, specialize, sell solutions instead of products, and lean on distributors for help in taking on new markets. - read more
 
Video
October 4th, 2019 | ChannelPro
It's hot in LA where Erick is and REALLY hot in Greenville, S.C., where Rich is, but they still manage to discuss Microsoft shipping Windows Virtual Desktop, revisiting sales prospects who turned you down, and black-is-white news about red meat and exercise. - read more
 
Video
September 30th, 2019 | ChannelPro
Join Erick and Rich for a chat about the data protection alliance between Arcserve and Sophos, being prepared for ransomware emergencies by setting up a just-in-case Bitcoin account, and Germany’s recent declaration that hangovers are an illness. - read more
 
Video
September 20th, 2019 | ChannelPro
Coming to you from an air-conditioned room in sunny Phoenix, Erick and Rich discuss Barracuda's security-first RMM strategy, tracking your marketing metrics, and the arrival of IoT sensors where we perhaps least want them: airplane lavatories. - read more
 
Video
September 16th, 2019 | ChannelPro
Everyone loves sales leads, right? That's why Erick and Rich are discussing Axcient's new lead generation program and best practices for qualifying leads this week. Plus a superyacht that might be just what you're looking for if you have $325 million lying around. - read more
 
Press Release
September 3rd, 2019 | ChannelPro
Kaspersky today announces it has launched a new service for enterprise organizations to protect blockchain-based applications being developed internally. - read more
 
Video
August 30th, 2019 | ChannelPro
Erick and Rich have some thoughts to share about Acronis jumping into cybersecurity services, forging a strategy for your business before investing in your business, and a new text-based support service (yea!) from Spirit Airlines that costs $25 to use (boo!). - read more
 
Video
August 22nd, 2019 | ChannelPro
This week, Erick and Rich dive into Tech Data’s new government contract sharing program, the importance of keeping your managed service bundles fresh, and evidence that it may be a while before computers are as good at grading essays as real live people. - read more
 
Blog Entry
August 20th, 2019 | Lisa Shorr
Seven life and business lessons from a university president who overcame severe obstacles, via an MSP and channel pro image consultant. - read more
 

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