Week of 07 Apr 2014 Ingram Micro Cloud Summit 2014: MSP best practices (SearchITChannel.com | 08 Apr 2014)
At Ingram Micro Cloud Summit 2014, SPC International's Erick Simpson laid out MSP best practices, building a foundation for successful cloud services.
Week of 17 Mar 2014 Cloud Technology Partners adds .NET apps to PaaSLane 2.0 (18 Mar 2014)
Cloud Technology Partners' cloud migration tool, PaaSLane, gains the ability to assess .NET apps for cloud readiness in version 2.0.
Adtran rolls out managed Wi-Fi support service (17 Mar 2014)
Adtran offers up a managed Wi-Fi support service, the ProCare Help Desk, to offload Wi-Fi-related tasks from MSPs and the businesses they support.
Week of 10 Mar 2014 Cloud provider Intermedia increases partner commission by a third (MicroScope.co.uk | 13 Mar 2014)
As part of its bid to recruit more MSPs and VARs, hosted cloud provider Intermedia has increased its monthly recurring revenues for partners.
Week of 13 Jan 2014 Cloud encryption: Slaying privacy fears in a post-Snowden world (15 Jan 2014)
Providers offering cloud encryption and transparent security plans will appeal to customers with privacy concerns.
Week of 06 Jan 2014 News briefs: NSA scandal leads Brits, Canadians to move data out of U.S. (09 Jan 2014)
This week, a survey shows the NSA scandal has made businesses wary of storing data in the U.S., and Boston ditches Microsoft for Google Apps.
Cloud providers must strike a balance between giving customers the free cloud services they expect while staying profitable.