A few weeks back we asked you who you thought was the right choice to lead Microsoft (MSFT) into the future during these uncertain times for the software giant. You responded, and added a few write-in candidates, too. Here’s what you said.
What went wrong with Symantec’s (SYMC) Backup Exec.cloud? Is it the same thing that forced Nirvanix leaders’ decision to shut down that backup company? Is cloud-based backup and disaster recovery just doomed? Cloud-based backup and disaster recovery provider Axcient CEO Justin Moore says no and answers our questions about why he thinks those companies couldn't compete.
A recent report from CompTIA revealed nearly eight in ten executives say they need better real-time analytics and improvement in converting data into actionable intelligence. But while the demand is certainly there, the skilled workers may not be.
Amazon (AMZN) Web Services WorkSpaces announcement, a planned desktop-as-a-service offering offering access to Microsoft Office on iPads, has created lots of buzz among MSPs this week. Here’s a round up of the WorkSpaces announcement and other news (App streaming, partner program updates) from re:Invent.
NetEnrich, a provider of outsourced IT services for managed service providers, is broadening its offering for small and medium businesses with more support for light storage, virtualization and cloud compute infrastructures.
The secure file sharing and collaboration market is growing. WatchDox, which describes itself as a provider of secure enterprise workflow solutions to protect, share and collaborate on files on any device, this month announced a partnership with UST Global, an IT outsourcing company.
Insight Venture Partners, the investment firm that has taken a major stake in IT monitoring and management vendor Kaseya, has continued its acquisition spree in the IT services space by investing in Unitrends, a data backup and disaster recovery company.
After Hurricane Sandy knocked out my power (and internet) for a week last year I Googled residential generators. I still haven't bought one. Have your customers' business continuity plans improved more than mine have?
Infrastructure management, monitoring and security platform provider AccelOps has partnered with managed service provider Referentia "ride the rails" by putting its platform into Amazon's pubic cloud. The first customer for the cloud-based managed security service is Prince Resorts Hawaii.
IT systems management and automation platform provider Kaseya has announced that it has acquired 365 Command, a cloud application management tool for monitoring and managing Microsoft Office 365, the online version of the Microsoft’s productivity suite.
Remote monitoring and management platform provider Continuum has added a new member to its board of directors, and his background offers some big clues about the company’s future direction. Continuum said in a statement that James Foy brings telecom industry experience to the company to help expansion in that market segment. Here are the details.
Will T-Mobile’s (TMUS) move to unleash international data and voice roaming disrupt mobile device management and mobile carrier market shares among business customers? We caught up with someone on the front lines of that discussion, Dan Rudich, Tangoe’s (TNGO) senior VP of rTEM (real-time telecom expense management), to find out.