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October 31, 2017
Following its acquisition by Vista Equity Partners, the Datto backup and recovery line is merging with Autotask. The companies plan to integrate their products and expand.
September 08, 2017
The hype around AI has reached decibel levels so high that CIOs may wonder why their organizations haven't pulled off a bonafide AI project. Whit Andrews, analyst and AI agenda manager at Gartner, ...
June 06, 2017
HPE channel partners will soon see integrations of SGI, SimpliVity and Nimble Storage into the Partner Ready Program in addition to other channel changes.
January 03, 2017
CIOs tell us what they're hoping to accomplish in the next 300-plus days.
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IT administrators today have a big job: ensuring that end users' needs are met in an ever-changing mobile and desktop computing landscape. Part of this includes getting more involved with enterprise mobile application development. This month's cover story from editor in chief Colin Steele explores how enterprise mobile application development fits into IT's overall end-user computing strategy and what technologies are available to help fuse the two sides.
This issue also recaps the winners of the Best of Citrix Synergy Awards from this year's conference in Orlando, Fla. Plus, columnists dig into the ways cloud influences mobility and why organizations should move from physical to virtual desktops. For a more in-depth look at one desktop virtualization approach, readers can check out Gabe Knuth's Deep Dive on Remote Desktop Session Host. Finally, IT pros share how they take advantage of social collaboration software in their enterprises.Continue Reading
CIO teams need to interact more directly with business stakeholders -- from the digital sophisticates to the digital naïfs. Here are five elements of a new business engagement model. Continue Reading
As businesses increasingly embrace technology as a strategic advantage, IT career advancement will rely on tech professionals' untapped skills as they strive for management roles. Continue Reading
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If the bulk of your IT budget goes to keeping the lights on, you need a better strategy for innovation. CIOs and IT execs share how they're moving the needle on the 70/30 model. Continue Reading
Every channel partner should have a sales and marketing strategy if they hope to reach their true potential in the industry. Here's a guide to develop and put a plan into action. Continue Reading
MSPs have to consider whether the gaps in their portfolios leave them exposed to competitors, especially as nontraditional managed services companies target their market. Continue Reading
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Increasingly, consumers are demanding that companies create strong sustainability and social responsibility efforts. Here's what you need to know. Continue Reading
When managing your organization's risk assessment procedure, the right planning and data handling can make all the difference in crafting a business continuity strategy. Continue Reading
Mobile and social CRM have reshaped the customer experience, creating two-way conversations and multichannel endeavors. Continue Reading
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Data center challenges come in all shapes and sizes, but by keeping close tabs on systems and data, admins can be ready to react. Continue Reading
A consulting firm's expert witness explains what SAP and a global manufacturer did -- and didn't do -- that led to a major SAP ERP implementation failure. Continue Reading
Companies still need to be convinced that content marketing strategies are must-haves in the marketing toolkit. Continue Reading