SAS Enhances Its Partner ProgramBy Gina Roos | Print
NEWS BRIEFS: In addition to the SAS news, this week's briefs cover HP's IT service broker products, Metrics Insights' new partner program and more.
Open Spectrum Joins Net Access Partner Program
Net Access, a provider of hybrid data center solutions, announced that master agent Open Spectrum Inc. (OSI) has joined its channel partner program. Under the partnership, OSI's customers now have access to FLEXServices, Net Access' portfolio of co-location, cloud, connectivity and disaster-recovery offerings, delivered from its data centers. FLEXServices will enable OSI to design custom hybrid solutions.
Logicalis Unveils Hosted Enterprise Collaboration Solution
Logicalis US, a global IT solutions and managed services provider, unveiled the Logicalis Hosted Collaboration Solution (HCS), a Cisco-based enterprise collaboration offering, including basic voice and voicemail services, instant messaging and presence services, contact center and other advanced applications hosted in the cloud. The UC as-a-service (UCaaS) offering provides both customized solution design and support, including 24/7/365 monitoring and maintenance.
Neovera Adds Cyber-security Monitoring Services
Neovera added comprehensive security monitoring services to its cyber-security portfolio. Services include 24/7 security monitoring and log management to protect against threats and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, as well as security reports detailing critical security events, threats, vulnerabilities and top offenders.
phoenixNAP Debuts Disaster Recovery as a Service
phoenixNAP, a global IT services provider offering cloud, dedicated server, co-location and infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) technology, released its new disaster-recovery-as-a-service (DRaaS) for automated recovery of Tier 1 applications and systems in the event of a catastrophic event. The company's engineering teams design, test, pilot and deploy each DRaaS solution. The service features Zerto's BC/DR technology built into its architecture and includes two complimentary DR tests per year and 30 days of free run time in the event of a disaster.
Broadview Upgrades MyOfficeSuite Portal
Broadview Networks, a cloud-based provider of communications and IT services, upgraded its MyOfficeSuite portal that centralizes all communications and hosted services into a single Website that can be accessed from anywhere on any device. Version 2.0 of the MyOfficeSuite portal integrates seamlessly with Broadview's cloud-based OfficeSuite Phone system and other products, with new features including MyOfficeSuite Apps for iPhone and Android, a company-wide chat service, and QuickConnect Tab for instant chat or click-to-call for any contact.
Concerto Cloud Services Supports Paramount Workplace Solutions
Paramount Technologies' Workplace Solutions customers can now deploy their solutions via Concerto Cloud Services, which offers a customizable hybrid cloud solution. The Workplace Solutions spend management system is used to improve mobile spend management and workflow automation for midmarket and enterprise organizations.