Cloud Computing http://mspmentor.net/taxonomy/term/19995/more en The Doyle Report: We’re Talking New Ideas Today, Including The Good, The Bad and The Ugly http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-we-re-talking-new-ideas-today-including-good-bad-and-ugly <div class="field-deck"> A round up of some of the industry’s latest thinking from Pax 8, CompTIA, Clarity Channel Advisors and more </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are the ideas that have captured your attention of late?</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-we-re-talking-new-ideas-today-including-good-bad-and-ugly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-we-re-talking-new-ideas-today-including-good-bad-and-ugly#comments Cloud Computing Tue, 28 Mar 2017 02:06:00 +0000 75821 at http://mspmentor.net Odin Automation Essentials Adds Microsoft Azure, More Hosting http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/odin-automation-essentials-adds-microsoft-azure-more-hosting <div class="node-body article-body">The Ingram Micro-owned technology is designed to give IT services providers a streamlined, cost-effective tool for automated delivery of popular cloud services.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/odin-automation-essentials-adds-microsoft-azure-more-hosting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/odin-automation-essentials-adds-microsoft-azure-more-hosting#comments Cloud Computing Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:38:00 +0000 75811 at http://mspmentor.net The Doyle Report: Cloud Technology: Friend or Foe? http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-cloud-technology-friend-or-foe <div class="field-deck"> After all these years, cloud technology is still befuddling service providers. It need not, if you take the right steps </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At the industry gathering of MSPs and other channel practitioners this week, industry representatives challenged fellow compatriots to step up their game and consider managed services and cloud computing services as complementary business models, not competitive.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-cloud-technology-friend-or-foe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-cloud-technology-friend-or-foe#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:19:00 +0000 75661 at http://mspmentor.net Microsoft Probes Cause of Global Web Outage http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-probes-cause-global-web-outage <div class="node-body article-body">The disruption affected user access to a range of the tech giant’s online services for more than 16 hours, in some cases. Also unclear is how or if the outages were related to a simultaneous problem with Azure cloud. </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-probes-cause-global-web-outage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-probes-cause-global-web-outage#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:25:00 +0000 75651 at http://mspmentor.net Microsoft Wants to Help MSPs Win at Hybrid Cloud, Digital Transformation http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-wants-help-msps-win-hybrid-cloud-digital-transformation <div class="field-byline"> Nicole Henderson | Talkin Cloud </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The tech giant is hosting its 13th annual Cloud and Hosting Summit this week in Bellevue, Wash., bringing together nearly 500 partners across different business models to explore digital transformation at work.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-wants-help-msps-win-hybrid-cloud-digital-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/microsoft-wants-help-msps-win-hybrid-cloud-digital-transformation#comments Cloud Computing Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:36:00 +0000 75641 at http://mspmentor.net The Doyle Report: Innovation and Commoditization Are Undermining Outsourcing http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-innovation-and-commoditization-are-undermining-outsourcing <div class="node-body article-body">Innovation and labor trends are negatively impacting the businesses of large information and communications technology (ICT) outsourcers. </div> <div class="field-stocksymbols"> <span>Stock Symbols:&nbsp;</span> TCS WIT </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-innovation-and-commoditization-are-undermining-outsourcing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-innovation-and-commoditization-are-undermining-outsourcing#comments Cloud Computing Mon, 20 Mar 2017 23:43:00 +0000 75531 at http://mspmentor.net Rackspace Inks Strategic Partnership with Google Cloud Platform http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/rackspace-inks-strategic-partnership-google-cloud-platform <div class="field-byline"> Chris Burt | The WHIR </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rackspace has become the first managed services support partner for Google Cloud Platform.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/rackspace-inks-strategic-partnership-google-cloud-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/rackspace-inks-strategic-partnership-google-cloud-platform#comments Cloud Computing Thu, 09 Mar 2017 17:51:00 +0000 75261 at http://mspmentor.net Is the Cloud Right for You? The Trade-Offs of Cloud Computing http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/cloud-right-you-trade-offs-cloud-computing <div class="node-body article-body">For MSPs, deciding whether or not to migrate to the cloud requires weighing cloud downtime and other risks against benefits like scalability and outsourced infrastructure management.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/cloud-right-you-trade-offs-cloud-computing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/cloud-right-you-trade-offs-cloud-computing#comments Cloud Computing Wed, 08 Mar 2017 21:14:00 +0000 75081 at http://mspmentor.net Thinkstock Google Expands Cloud Partner Program http://mspmentor.net/partner-program/google-expands-cloud-partner-program <div class="node-body article-body">The announcement of new investments, rebates and partner specializations comes as Google’s “Next ’17” cloud conference gets underway this week in San Francisco.</div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/partner-program/google-expands-cloud-partner-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/partner-program/google-expands-cloud-partner-program#comments Cloud Computing Partner Program Wed, 08 Mar 2017 04:32:00 +0000 75191 at http://mspmentor.net The Doyle Report: Artificial Intelligence for Everyone? Salesforce Thinks So http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-artificial-intelligence-everyone-salesforce-thinks-so <div class="field-deck"> Amid news on the product front, Salesforce channel chief Neeracha Taychakhoonavudh shares observations on the state of the Salesforce ecosystem </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's Salesforce’s Spring ’17 celebration this week. Here're some insights on its partner programs.</div> <div class="field-stocksymbols"> <span>Stock Symbols:&nbsp;</span> CRM </div> <p><a href="http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-artificial-intelligence-everyone-salesforce-thinks-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mspmentor.net/cloud-computing/doyle-report-artificial-intelligence-everyone-salesforce-thinks-so#comments Cloud Computing Wed, 08 Mar 2017 02:55:00 +0000 75181 at http://mspmentor.net