3 Recommended Whitepapers: “Propel Your Partners Into The Cloud”

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3 Recommended Whitepapers: “Propel Your Partners Into The Cloud” We have included 3 recommended research assets to help you make more informed decisions on vendor selection as well as partnership selection consideration. “Propel Your Partners into the Cloud” Empower and Incentivize Partner Success in the Age of Cloud Computing A majority of channel partners are

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Good Bots And Bad Bots Online: They Outnumber Us

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Good Bots And Bad Bots Online: They Outnumber Us Bots account for 61.5% of all Internet traffic, according to a new infographic published by online data security company Incapsula. This represents a 21% increase over the past year, and it signifies not only an increase in automated web traffic, but a significant increase in activity

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4 Ways That Cloud Hosting Has Changed How We Do Business

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4 Ways That Cloud Hosting Has Changed How We Do Business Cloud hosting has lowered the barrier to entry for IT provisioning, provided improved collaboration tools and platforms, driven innovation, and increased choice. There is a huge amount of hype surrounding the concept and implementation of cloud technology. Marketers have grasped the potential messaging and

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Cloud Startup: Anaplan Brings Accurate Data Analysis Tools

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Cloud Startup: Anaplan Brings Accurate Data Analysis Tools Having access to efficient and accurate tools is essential for every successful business plan and operation. To help with company modeling and planning there is Anaplan, a startup out of San Francisco, California. Over the past two years, Anaplan has skyrocketed in growth. From reeling in significant

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Cloud Startup: Zuora – Helping Businesses Shift To Subscription-Based Sales

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Startup Zuora: Helping Businesses Shift To Subscription-Based Sales Via Their SaaS AndThe Cloud Over the years, there has been an evolution of how companies sell products; especially as companies are building new business models to reflect the changing commerce world with online sales and such. Seeing as startups are building from the ground up integrating a

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How Did The Cloud Transform The World Of Change Management?

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How did the Cloud Transform the World of Change Management? Change management is extremely important for organizations embracing and deciding to go through with all kinds of technology initiatives. However, since much of the focus on cloud services over the last few years have been on Agile, or in general rapid deployments, many fail to

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Business Transformation And The IT Journey

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Business Transformation and the IT Journey When we look at significant business model changes during the past thirty years, technology has often been at the core. From mainframes to mini-computers to microcomputers to client/server to the Internet – technology change has been a major driver for business change. Today, while there are certainly new technologies,

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SaaS: Secrets Of Churn Revealed

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SaaS: Secrets of Churn Revealed In today’s business world, technology, specifically software, is ubiquitous in the business environment. It can help track shipments across continents, manage large numbers of employees and control inventories. For years, companies have relied on software to run their own computer networks and internal structures. But in recent years, the traditional

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Moving Exchange Server To The Cloud: Points To Consider

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Moving Exchange Server to the Cloud: Points to Consider Cloud computing – it is a business model that many organizations are using, or thinking about using. If moving functions, such as Exchange server, to the cloud, a business must consider the advantages and disadvantages before undertaking any major infrastructure change. Some reasons why a business

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Threatening Skies: Cloud Computing And The Managed Service Provider

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Threatening Skies: Cloud Computing And The Managed Service Provider Business is not easy. Just when you think you have the market figured out, and your business is growing nicely, another new threat comes onto the horizon. Many VARs and MSPs who built successful businesses implementing or hosting computing infrastructure are dealing with that threat today:

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Cloud Billing – Interview With MetraTech’s Scott Swartz

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Cloud Billing – Interview with MetraTech’s Scott Swartz Every SaaS, IaaS and PaaS vendor needs a robust billing module which works seamlessly across both single and hybrid Cloud deployments. Even though every Cloud service provider gives billing functionality, the issues arise when you have a hybrid Cloud deployment and you want to stitch together various

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Misconceptions Traits Of Cloud Computing Services

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Misconceptions Traits of Cloud Computing Services There will always be naysayer. Every time a new technology emerges, it’s soon followed be a long line of anti-supporters. Cloud computing is no different. It’s new. It’s trendy. It threatens the business model of some companies so drastically, that many misconceptions have been perpetrated to try and debunk

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Has The Cloud Stepped Out Of Infancy? (And How You Can Benefit From Its Growth)

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Has The Cloud Stepped Out of Infancy? (And How You Can Benefit From Its Growth) “I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.”                                                               Albert Einstein (1879-1955), possibly the smartest man in the last century. When we speak of cloud computing, we often speak of its relative

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Past, Present And Future: Cloud Computing In Three Minutes

Past, Present and Future: Cloud Computing in Three Minutes Perhaps the most interesting thing about the cloud is just how fluffy it really is. Recent news indicates that it has finally gone mainsteam. Yet at the same time, most people are still not quite clear on what the cloud really is. To get a better understanding, here’s a

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