Up until just a few years ago, the hard disk drive (HDD) was the de facto choice for storage in a laptop or desktop computer. Today computer users have more options to fine-tune storage to exactly what they need. Solid state drives (SSD) and newer solid state hybrid drives (SSHD) can enhance the performance of your computer compared to using a traditional hard drive. So whether it’s a new computer or an upgrade to your existing system, how do you choose the right storage option for you?
For nearly 25 years, Equus Computer Systems has helped computer resellers maximize their success. Hardware profitability, extended product lifecycles, and keeping up with the latest technology means that we at Equus are committed to providing solutions to your challenges today and anticipating your needs for tomorrow.
Our resellers trust us to build and deliver the systems to their exact specifications and that is proven by the fact that we have shipped more than three million custom computing solutions since we first opened for business.
1.0 Cutting through the APT hype to help your clients prevent, detect and mitigate advanced threats.
Vijilan Security understands these challenges. Vijilan is the only company in the world who has built a turnkey solution specifically tailored to MSPs who want to provide security services to their clients. Their single goal is to deliver the exact end-to-end tools and intelligence that an MSP needs to provide world-class security, retain their customers, expand their portfolio, and grow the MSP’s brand and profits.
It's a fact that nothing drives upsell and cross-sell opportunities more than storage sales. A new eZine from Everything Channel can show you exactly where the opportunities are today in the red-hot storage market and how to make the best of them. New data, fresh insight, and sales strategies you can take right out into the field all await you in this new online publication from Everything Channel.
Published By: Workday
Published Date: Feb 27, 2018
Early in my career, I worked on the shop floor at Home Depot. As part of my management training, I rotated into an assistant store manager position, and the team I found myself leading was full of highly experienced master-tradespeople. I quickly realised that my lovely college degree was of zero use when customers wanted to know how to fix their leaky taps or install new light fixtures. No amount of friendliness could overcome the fact that I simply couldn’t answer those questions. Yet, our experienced associates were helping customers find exactly what they needed.
Marketing as you know it will never be the same. There’s a fundamental shift in relationships between brands and customers—fueled by smartphones, social media, and today’s
always-on, always-connected mentality. Marketers have access
to more customer data (big data) than ever before. But the quantity of data only matters if you’re smart about using it—to power 1:1 customer journeys.
Hyperconvered infrastructure -- the meddling together of servers and storage into a single appliance with streamlined management -- is a technology growing in popularity even as people struggle to figure out exactly what it can do, what it can't do, and just how it impacts the IT organization.
Published By: Freshdesk
Published Date: Aug 15, 2016
A Zombie-apocalypse is not something that keeps most support teams paranoid about. After all, it isn’t something that happens every day.
But that is exactly what’s so scary about it?
Zombie attacks can stem out of pretty much anything, right from a barrel of toxic gas that was accidentally opened, to a Black Friday sale with deep discounts on the latest gadget.
And you can be pretty sure that the attack is going to start quick and grow big with very little warning. Unless your support team is ready when it strikes, you might wake up the next morning to find a burnt-up help desk, and a lot fewer customers.
So how can you can you get your customer support to be ready for the zombie apocalypse?
This guide will walk you through everything you can and should do to make your support team proactive before the zombies rise, effective during the attack, and heroes after.
Published By: Commvault
Published Date: Jul 06, 2016
Enterprises today increasingly turn to array-based snapshots and replication to augment or replace legacy data protection solutions that have been overwhelmed by data growth. The challenge is that native array snapshot tools – and alternative 3rd party solutions – have varying degrees of functionality, automation, scripting requirements, hardware support and application awareness. These approaches can add risk as well as administrative complexity and make it more difficult to realize the full potential of snapshots – whether in single disk vendor estates or in heterogeneous storage environments.
This checklist will enable you to build a shortlist of the 'must have' features needed for snapshots to deliver exactly what you require in your application environment or Private Cloud.
The Internet of Things can bring big benefits. But what exactly is IoT, and how are different industries taking advantage of it? This TDWI e-book explores in detail what IoT and the Industrial IoT (IIoT) do for retailers, the automotive industry, state and local governments working with utilities firms, and the manufacturing industry. Common themes include connectedness, data-driven insights, predictive capabilities and transformation.
Imagine an environment where business decisions drive application choices and policy, with no regard for infrastructure, where best practices are implemented based solely on business requirements—and a “guaranteed service level” means just that. The IT of the future will be an elaborate business operation unencumbered by past technology decisions, one capable of providing exact service levels to multiple constituencies while continually optimizing costs.
Published By: Salesforce
Published Date: Nov 19, 2015
We are entering a new era in financial services, and there is a massive opportunity on the horizon. Some $2 trillion1 in wealth will change hands in the next five years, with $30 trillion being shifted in the next 30 to 40 years. What exactly does this mean for financial advisors?
SQL is a critical skill for business intelligence. From accessing to transforming to reporting on data, SQL gives you the power to get the job done. It can help you discover exactly how your company is performing, what your customers are doing, or how people have reacted to your marketing campaigns.
Unfortunately, while SQL can tell you what has happened, it can’t tell you what will happen. What if you have questions like:
• How valuable is a lead based on company attributes and their behavior on our website? • How much MRR will we generate in the next 30 days? • Which customers are likely to churn next month?
Many great choices abound, but you have to think carefully through the buying decision. The good news is, the ever-widening array of hardware choices provide IT buyers with matches to specific end user needs. The challenge is figuring out what choice is the right one. Focus on user productivity and cost controls as guidelines to start the refresh process. This infographic shows how.
If you are responsible for online advertising, this report is going to change the way you look at your banner ads forever. It did for us. But, step one on the road to this transformation was deciding exactly what to measure. Download this whitepaper to learn about a new measurement approach that proves banner ads boost offline sales.
Your migration is also an opportunity for a “data center do-over” that could include virtualization optimization, cloud adoption, Active Directory cleanup, and server and storage updates. After all, the preparation and process for implementing these advances in IT capability are exactly the same as for an OS migration.
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Integrieren Sie Auftragsverwaltung, Fakturierung und Bestandsmanagement mit der Buchhaltung und profitieren Sie von den (Zeit-)Vorteilen. Alles ist miteinander verknüpft. Doppeleinträge gehören der Vergangenheit an. Und weil alles online ist, kann jeder mit der gleichen aktuellen Datenbasis arbeiten.
Modernisieren Sie Ihr Produktionsunternehmen, indem Sie Produktion und Buchhaltung mit der Auftragsverwaltung, Bestandsmanagement und dem Kundenmanagement integrieren. So ist alles einheitlich und Sie erhalten eine nie dagewesene Übersicht über Ihre Produktion. Konzentrieren Sie sich auf gewinnbringende Produkte und seien Sie der Konkurrenz einen Schritt voraus.
Hey all, this is David Press and Doug Lardo, two engineers working on improving the data center networking that enables online services at Riot. This article is the third part in a series on exactly that topic, which begins with an overview from Jonathan of a platform we called rCluster. This time we’ll be discussing our approach to Software Defined Networking (SDN), how we integrate SDN with Docker, and the new infrastructure paradigms that this combination has unlocked for us. If you’re curious about how SDN can transform infrastructure, how to empower developers to obtain and secure networking resources via an API, or how to get out of purchasing larger and larger specialized networking appliances, this article is for you.
Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Jul 17, 2013
Highly complex IT environment with multi-tier application architectures delivering apps and services, detecting and diagnosing code level performance problems can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. While it may be plain to the end user that there is a problem, understanding where that problem originates and exactly what is causing it is difficult, and time consuming. Riverbed OPNET AppInternals Xpert addresses this challenge by combining end-user experience, transaction tracing, and application component monitoring for deep end-to-end application visibility. This latest release facilitates bi-directional workflows between operations and application development to expedite problem resolution. Register to read the full report.
Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Jul 17, 2013
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The ubiquitous nature of mobile devices can seemingly
diminish their value, making them a commodity
to be taken for granted. But their true power hasn’t
begun to be tapped — especially by hoteliers.
If seen as a gateway to operational efficiency, enhanced
guest experiences and, most importantly, a better bottom
line, mobility wouldn’t be overlooked. Which is exactly
why it’s time to view it through a different prism — or
risk being left behind by your competitors who will.