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  • Navigating the Software Licensing Conundrum

    Software licensing Navigating the Software Licensing Conundrum While software is crucial to the survival of most solution providers, there’s a great deal of room for improvement in how software licenses are managed. State of Software Licensing Almost three out of four (73%) producers claim their pricing and licensing policies are effective. Yet 51% of those…

  • API Provider Plight: Pitfalls Despite Potential

    The role of the API provider in the channel has yet to be defined fully. However, the potential for those able to carve out a share the burgeoning, yet complex API economy is significant. On the plus side, the channel could potentially be more relevant than ever in the API economy, but on the downside,…

  • Windows 10 Headwinds to Get Stronger

    Windows 10 adoption Windows 10 Headwinds to Get Stronger Time will tell if new features in Microsoft’s Windows 10 anniversary release will be compelling enough to break an adoption logjam once the company starts charging customers for the OS. Windows 10 Adoption on Pace Nearly four in 10 organizations worldwide have adopted Windows 10. That’s…

  • As Big Data Projects Grow, Security Concerns Do Too

    Big data risks As Big Data Projects Grow, Security Concerns Do Too As interest in big data projects grows, the need to make sure all that data is protected and secure is increasing, as well. Big Data Use Grows 28% of respondents say they now have more than a year of experience working with big…

  • 10 Reasons to Update Legacy Monitoring Tools

    10 Reasons to Update Legacy Monitoring Tools 10 Reasons to Update Legacy Monitoring Tools Here’s why organizations should examine the state of their legacy monitoring tools and update them as they implement new infrastructure initiatives. Cost of Outdated Tools 84% of respondents are monitoring their infrastructure, but only 11% are satisfied with the capabilities and…

  • Automation Provides Key to IT Services Success

    IT automation Automation Provides Key to IT Services Success More IT service providers are relying on IT automation to compete effectively, a new study finds. The stakes will only get higher with time. Number of IT Environments Managed Just under half (48%) report they are managing 50 or more IT environments. Another 24% report managing…