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September 03, 2014
In this Q&A, AT&T's Brooks McCorcle discusses the growth of Partner Exchange, the first reseller program to come from the company's emerging business unit. Find out how the program works for partners, her top three goals, and what's next.
June 29, 2012
Mobility, cloud and managed services are forcing partners to become cloud services resellers and MSPs, expanding their offerings and providing value-added products to customers.
June 25, 2012
Increased complexities abound with summer remote network access, as employees travel and use various devices; yet proper solutions and partners can help overcome issues.
June 06, 2011
Enterprises are turning to systems integrators for managed VPN services to ensure bandwidth optimization for improved application performance.
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WAN services offerings provide a revenue opportunity for MSPs and VARs as more companies seek reliable service to branch offices while fighting staff shortages and reduced budgets. In this guide to WAN services for the channel, you'll learn about ... Continue Reading
Lisa Phifer answers frequently asked questions about selling advanced VPN technology. Check out the best advice on selling advanced VPN technologies that can secure endpoints and ensure protection for mobile workers. Continue Reading
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Network service providers have an opportunity to capture the market created by customers who have mobile employees by offering VPN gateways that adapt to changes in network connectivity. Continue Reading
Virtual private networks (VPNs) are still a popular way to secure offsite wireless traffic. But with the advances in Wi-Fi security, customers may no longer need to rely on wireless LANs for protection. Continue Reading
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Virtual private networks have long secured remote users. Learn how a mobile device VPN factors into your security strategy. Continue Reading
MSPs and VARs can find opportunities in offering WAN management services to support UC and collaboration applications. Continue Reading
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Expert Matt Vlasach discusses whether or not a VPN can slow down a client's network with a T1 connection. Find out if additional bandwidth is worth the investment. Continue Reading
In the first part of our VPN setup guide, solution providers learned how to configure Windows Server 2008 to act as an SSL VPN server. Now learn how to configure Windows Vista workstations to connect to the VPN server in this step-by-step tutorial. Continue Reading
A virtual private network (VPN) can be extremely useful to your customers, but the process of setting up a VPN can be somewhat complicated. Learn how to set up a VPN using Microsoft Vista and Windows 2008 servers with this step-by-step tutorial. Or... Continue Reading