Guest Bloggers http://mspmentor.net/taxonomy/term/19987/more en AppRiver’s New Email Marketing Tool for Partners http://mspmentor.net/blog/appriver-s-new-email-marketing-tool-partners <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s much easier to keep an existing customer than create a new one. It’s also considerably easier to sell a new service to an existing customer than to a new one. Unfortunately, marketing isn’t so easy for SMBs, making communicating these new offerings a big pain point.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/appriver-s-new-email-marketing-tool-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/appriver-s-new-email-marketing-tool-partners#comments Guest Bloggers AppRiver email campaign email marketing existing customer new customer MSPmentor Blog Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:41:00 +0000 73381 at http://mspmentor.net Back up Physical and Virtual Workloads--Maximizing the Profitability of Each of Your Customers http://mspmentor.net/blog/back-physical-and-virtual-workloads-maximizing-profitability-each-your-customers <div class="node-body blog-body">As a managed service provider, a primary business concern is whether your current portfolio is sufficient for meeting all of your clients' IT needs. Customers are, after all, demanding more from their providers to keep Availability for their enterprises Always-On. Today’s increasing demands mean managed service providers must be a one-stop shop for all IT needs.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/back-physical-and-virtual-workloads-maximizing-profitability-each-your-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/back-physical-and-virtual-workloads-maximizing-profitability-each-your-customers#comments Guest Bloggers BaaS backup backup as a service Cloud disaster recovery as a service DRaaS Linux physical workload replication Veeam virtual workload virtualization Windows MSPmentor Blog Tue, 10 Jan 2017 10:21:00 +0000 73091 at http://mspmentor.net Your Clients Need Backup and Recovery for Office 365 Data http://mspmentor.net/blog/your-clients-need-backup-and-recovery-office-365-data <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s an Office 365 world after all. With 60 million commercial customers currently using Microsoft’s cloud-based productivity suite, Office 365 has gained a lot of traction since its introduction in 2011. But even though the suite's built-in protection is undeniably valuable – and necessary – it doesn’t prevent users from making mistakes.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/your-clients-need-backup-and-recovery-office-365-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/your-clients-need-backup-and-recovery-office-365-data#comments Guest Bloggers backup and data recovery Backup and Disaster Recovery BDR Exchange Office 365 OneDrive SharePoint Skype StorageCraft MSPmentor Blog Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:04:00 +0000 73051 at http://mspmentor.net 3 Tips for Hiring IT Staff at Your MSP http://mspmentor.net/blog/3-tips-hiring-it-staff-your-msp <div class="node-body blog-body">Hiring qualified employees is crucial for all businesses, which is why those that can afford to do so invest heavily in recruiting. Smaller businesses, like MSPs, don’t typically have the resources to dedicate to such efforts as do larger companies. As a result, many MSPs struggle to bring in the talent they need to grow their businesses.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/3-tips-hiring-it-staff-your-msp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/3-tips-hiring-it-staff-your-msp#comments Guest Bloggers Datto IT hiring LinkedIn MSP networking recruiting talent management MSPmentor Blog Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:58:00 +0000 73031 at http://mspmentor.net What's Ahead for the Cloud & IT in 2017 http://mspmentor.net/blog/whats-ahead-cloud-it-2017 <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s that special time of year again! No, I’m not talking about the holidays, but rather the time of year when cloud and IT professionals take out their own lists of priorities and predictions and check them twice before planning for the year ahead.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/whats-ahead-cloud-it-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/whats-ahead-cloud-it-2017#comments Guest Bloggers Backup and Disaster Recovery BDR Cloud cloud infrastructure cloud security data management hybrid cloud IT NaviSite on-premise IT private cloud public cloud security MSPmentor Blog Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:13:00 +0000 72941 at http://mspmentor.net Stand Out from the Partner Crowd with a Global Partner Innovation Award http://mspmentor.net/blog/stand-out-partner-crowd-global-partner-innovation-award <div class="node-body blog-body">Nominate your organization for an opportunity to stand out among your peers and get recognized for outstanding achievement in the VMware partner ecosystem.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/stand-out-partner-crowd-global-partner-innovation-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/stand-out-partner-crowd-global-partner-innovation-award#comments Cloud Services Guest Bloggers Global Partner Innovation Award SDDC VMware MSPmentor Blog Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:58:00 +0000 72901 at http://mspmentor.net 5 Things You (and Your Clients) Need to Know about vSphere 6.5 http://mspmentor.net/blog/5-things-you-and-your-clients-need-know-about-vsphere-65 <div class="node-body blog-body">VMware vSphere, the next-generation infrastructure for next-generation applications, has been updated with a number of new capabilities.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/5-things-you-and-your-clients-need-know-about-vsphere-65" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/5-things-you-and-your-clients-need-know-about-vsphere-65#comments Cloud Services Guest Bloggers vCenter Server Appliance VMware vSphere 6.5 MSPmentor Blog Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:12:00 +0000 72631 at http://mspmentor.net Phishing Trends for MSPs to Watch-Part I http://mspmentor.net/blog/phishing-trends-msps-watch-part-i <div class="node-body blog-body">The majority of today’s phishing attacks are becoming increasingly sophisticated--carefully crafted to obtain sensitive information from specific organizations, or even a particular person.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/phishing-trends-msps-watch-part-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/phishing-trends-msps-watch-part-i#comments Guest Bloggers cyberattack phishing webroot MSPmentor Blog Wed, 21 Dec 2016 10:33:00 +0000 72621 at http://mspmentor.net Should You Become an MSSP? http://mspmentor.net/blog/should-you-become-mssp <div class="node-body blog-body">If you have managed services customers in highly regulated markets, becoming a managed security services provider is a natural evolution you should consider.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/should-you-become-mssp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/should-you-become-mssp#comments Guest Bloggers cyber threat cyberattack Intronis IT security IT security expert MSSP psa SIEM threat detection MSPmentor Blog Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:53:00 +0000 72541 at http://mspmentor.net SDDC by the Numbers http://mspmentor.net/blog/sddc-numbers <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s hard to overstate the impact that virtualization technology has had on the enterprise, and organizations can now extend the benefits of virtualization with the software-defined data center. It’s another revolutionary idea, and, as such, MSPs will have to take the time to explain the benefits and return on investment to their clients.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/blog/sddc-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/blog/sddc-numbers#comments Cloud Services Guest Bloggers SDDC VMware MSPmentor Blog Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:43:00 +0000 72561 at http://mspmentor.net