This special report from N-able Technologies provides an overview of the NOC and help desk in the context of sweeping changes that are transforming the managed services industry. The report provides insight to the drivers of change and why your NOC and help desk will play an increasingly important role in the success of your managed
Published By: Continuum
Published Date: Jul 18, 2012
Apple's Siri has emerged as a new tool for interpreting voice commands and getting what you need using an iPhone. If only there was a way for MSPs to get quick answers to tough IT problems. Read this article to learn more about Continuum's solutions.
Published By: Covisint
Published Date: Jan 03, 2014
Your customers are rapidly adopting cloud based solutions for business efficiency. But an identity access management nightmare is unraveling: multiple sign-on identities hinder productivity and increase costs; working outside of the business’ firewall can create major security issues; and who has access to what? In this webcast learn:
• Why the extended enterprise mandates cloud-based IAM
• Where user lifecycle management and password security intersect
• How to talk to your customers about business issues that come with the cloud and where to find solutions
Published By: Verisign
Published Date: Oct 22, 2014
This report contains the observations and insights derived from mitigations enacted on behalf of, and in cooperation with, customers of Verisign DDoS Protection Services and the security research of VeriSign iDefense Security Intelligence Services. It represents a unique view into the attack trends unfolding online for the previous quarter, including attack statistics, DDoS malicious code analysis and behavioral trends.
Published By: Verisign
Published Date: Nov 21, 2014
This report contains the observations and insights derived from mitigations enacted on behalf of, and in cooperation with, customers of Verisign DDoS Protection Services. It represents a unique view into the attack trends unfolding online for the previous quarter, including attack statistics, behavioral trends and
Download this complementary e-book to learn how to best report BI insights. Modern companies understand the benefits of sharing information across departments. Yet information silos are still often the norm, stifling collaboration. One means to overcome this issue is to empower the entire organization with analytic visualization and discovery tools that make information sharing an integral part of everyone’s job.
Download the complementary e-book to learn the three key reasons why you need a story, not just data. Storytelling is a natural part of being human. In a business context, it helps transform an argument into a persuasive presentation that offers meaningful insights as opposed to just numbers.
Published By: Gigamon
Published Date: Oct 15, 2015
NetFlow was introduced on Cisco routers as a way to monitor packets as they enter and exit networking device interfaces in
order to gain insight and resolve congestion. Typical information contained in a NetFlow record reveals traffic source and destination as well as protocol or application, time stamps, and number of packets. Although NetFlow was initially not on a standards track, it has now been superseded by the Internet Protocol Flow Information eXport (IPFIX), which is based on the NetFlow Version 9 implementation, and is on the IETF standards track with RFC 5101, RFC 5102.
Published By: Insight
Published Date: Feb 24, 2017
Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) for any database-driven project begins with licensing. As database products have become more sophisticated, so has the licensing that enables users. Where customers once purchased a database license for a specific number of users, increases in capability, power and complexity moved the industry to a per-processor pricing structure.
In 2012, the storage industry will see big shifts as capacity growth starts to decelerate and more data gets moved to the cloud where it can not only be stored but also analyzed in new ways to gain business insights.
Check out the latest Storage eZine from CRN to identify new opportunities in the storage market and to get suggestions on what to do when clients start asking difficult questions.
Learn how Model N, a leading provider of revenue management solutions for life sciences and high-tech companies, is using QlikView in their products to embed analytics and empower their clients to derive insights from data and quantify revenue leakage.
The report includes the facts - and the anecdotal evidence - from real world ISV executives who face the same challenges as you relating to cost control, scalability within growing customers, enterprise mobilization opportunities, and more.
CSWR chases major storms, tornadoes and hurricanes to
provide valuable research data to the meteorologist community.
This case study highlights how Lenovo ThinkServer RD630
is an exceptionally fast, reliable and durable server that lets
CSWR process critical radar data within seconds to provide
significant insight into major weather events. The ThinkServer
is crucial in providing the data needed to keep the team safe
during dangerous storms.
Published By: Workmarket
Published Date: Feb 04, 2014
A massive shift is coming to the workforce. Companies with flexible workforces drive greater profitability, better quality and higher customer satisfaction. Positioned to be a 20 billion dollar industry by 2020, online staffing is the wave of the future for onsite freelance workforce management. Download this white paper for a look at the following topics: how technology leverages the management of an extended workforce from end to end, why the labor marketplace is the best way to manage an onsite and local extended workforce, how to properly manage and classify independent workers, and insight into the current landscape of online staffing platforms.
This IDC Market Spotlight provides some key insights based on IDC's discussions with solution providers that have built successful cloud revenue streams and have IT services as an important part of their business model. These insights are not intended to be silver bullets but rather points to ponder as you consider the cloud strategy that will work best for your unique business and circumstances.
As the old saying goes, "If you don't know where you are going, any road will take you." To be successful with cloud, you need to follow the right path. Your underlying strategy is very important, as
are the sales and marketing tactics you use to build out your business. This IDC Market Spotlight provides some key insights on sales, marketing, and business strategies based on IDC's discussions with solution providers that have built successful cloud practices. These insights are not intended to be silver bullets but rather points to ponder as you consider the strategy that will work best for your unique business and circumstances.
This paper will be invaluable if you are an MSP looking for insight to how cloud impacts the pricing and selling of managed services and you want straightforward considerations for ensuring you tailor your cloud offering to the right customers.
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.
You already know virtualization. But how nice would it be to have insight into how you can weave virtualization into multiple practices that add significant revenue to your bottom line? Here's how you do it, from data center sales strategies to practical green solutions that C-level decision makers will buy into. There's a new world of opportunity in the data center - Make sure you're capturing all the revenue.