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  • Top 8 Cloud & Application Migration Tools

    Cloud migrations are expensive undertakings, with the average server costing between $1,000 and $3,000 to move. And complicated migrations can cost up to $15,000 per server. MSPs looking to add cloud migrations to their list of services need a way to cut down on that cost to be competitive. Cloud and application migration tools can…

  • Data Center Consolidation Accelerates with CyrusOne, CoreSite Deals

    Consolidation in the data center market, which had already been well underway for the past several years, accelerated this month when two of the top four providers announced they were being acquired for a total of $25 billion. CyrusOne, the world’s third-largest U.S. data center operator, is being bought by investment firms KKR and Global…

  • Top 6 Cloud Migration Services Providers

    The key to a successful cloud migration is an experienced partner. Organizations that migrate their data and applications to the cloud waste approximately 30 percent of their cloud spend because they don’t have their environments configured correctly or the migration takes longer than they planned. By working with a cloud migration services provider, companies get…

  • Kyndryl Hopes to Reverse Sagging Fortunes in Spinoff

    Kyndryl hopes its newfound independence from IBM will lead to a turnaround in its sagging revenue. With the spinoff complete as of Nov. 4, the former IBM services business now has the freedom to form partnerships outside of IBM, with the goal of reversing revenues that fell from $21.8 billion in 2018 to $19.35 billion…

  • BitTitan: Enabling the Proactive MSP

    In our toolsmith series we’ve been looking at IT manufacturers and software providers who aren’t looking for channel partners to resell their products to end customers. Rather, they are focused on selling their products directly to those channel partners for use in creating new services to sell to their customers. No longer do channel partners…

  • Top 11 Cloud Managed Service Providers

    Organizations en masse are adopting cloud infrastructure to compete with the ever-changing digital landscape. In the shift from legacy systems and physical, on-premises hardware, many companies are ill-equipped to make a more profound commitment to cloud workloads or don’t have the internal resources to do so effectively. Like managed services of decades past, big-name consultancies…