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November 24, 2014
Find out why business assessments are the key to sales proposals for IT services, according to sales coach Gil Cargill.
October 31, 2014
Major changes are taking place in channel partners' sales and marketing operations. New CompTIA research shows partners intend to build out their resources and take charge of their branding.
September 26, 2014
At Continuum's Navigate conference in Boston, managed service providers received advice on how to communicate with line-of-business managers and build relationships.
August 04, 2014
Here's a look at this year's CompTIA's ChannelCon. Highlights include live and participatory online access to ChannelCon sessions, an innovated Track4Tech program, and the launch of the CompTIA Legal Services program.
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Jason Bystrak, senior director for the Americas at Ingram Micro Cloud, explains three important principles for IT services companies that are looking to boost their cloud sales revenue. Continue Reading
By now, every solution provider has heard of the business opportunities for cloud, whether it’s from industry experts in the media, business peers or IT customers. However, many solution providers struggle to build a solid cloud-based line of ... Continue Reading
Wallet share is a marketing metric used to calculate the percentage of a specific consumer's spending for a type of good or service that goes to a particular company. For example, if a consumer spends $60 a month at fast food restaurants and $30 of ... Continue Reading
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It's critical for SMB customers to understand that they are potential targets of cybercrime, according to Page Moon, CIO of Focus Data Solutions. Continue Reading
It's hard to tell fact from fiction in technology advertisements, says technology and security consultant Kevin McDonald. These irresponsible claims about a product's compliance or security capabilities can have ethical and legal consequences. Continue Reading
Managed services providers work to perfect the recurring revenue stream of managed services. AGJ Systems & Networks and NSI Total Care are two MSPs trying to make the transition into 100% managed services businesses. Continue Reading
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For MSPs and VARs, Office 365 presents a gateway to the cloud. Partners have found ways to make Microsoft Office 365 a highly profitable part of their business by bundling the product with additional value and leveraging a weakness in the platform. Continue Reading
A recent study by IDC examined the factors involved in a customer's choice of a managed print service provider, including 'win factors.' Continue Reading
Trouble getting the C-suite to invest in information governance management? Information governance expert Jeffrey Ritter offers three steps to help. Continue Reading
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Solution-based selling has some big flaws, says Ingram Micro's Kirk Robinson. He explains why resolution selling makes more sense. Continue Reading
While one-size-fits all doesn’t work for managed services, some customers need incentives to use better technology options to accomplish their business. A pay-as-you-go model can help guide customers with difficult storage requests. Continue Reading
Data center infrastructure integrators say interest in converged infrastructure has increased and, with it, the need for cross-training technicians on servers, networking and storage. Continue Reading