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Happy Thanksgiving wishes to you all

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MSP Provides BDR Service To The Salvation Army

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http://www.bsminfo.com - pstrongProblem /strong/ppFor more than 130 years, the Salvation Army has supported those in need. Each year in the U.S., the organization assists nearly 30 million Americans, providing food, clothing, shelter, disaster relief, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly, and opportunities for underprivileged children./ppWally Lang, GM of Hipskind Technology Solutions Group, says, ldquo;A

Chef Exec: Partners With Enterprise Cloud Skills Are Getting Really Tough To Find

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Chef, a configuration management vendor that's popular with enterprises, is looking to the channel to help it get more enterprises moving workloads to the cloud.

AWS Exec: We Need More Rock Star Managed Services Partners With Cloud Skills

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Terry Wise, director of the AWS partner ecosystem, talks about the cloud giant's efforts to recruit more partners with advanced cloud skills -- and why enterprises need their help.

The Emerging Business Technology Outlook for 2015

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http://feedproxy.google.com - The savvy CEOs that approved significant investments in business technology during 2014 are reaping the rewards of their first-to-market leadership advantage. Meanwhile, executives at the fast-follower companies are no doubt assessing how they plan to catch-up with the early-adopters of cloud services in 2015.br /br /This rapidly evolving IT transformation scenario is pervasive. It's happening in

Sources: Pivotal Laying Off 60 Employees, Mostly On Big Data Side Of Business

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Pivotal, the EMC-VMware spinoff that's developing a big data-infused Platform-as-a-Service for large organizations, trims staff on the data side, sources tell CRN.

ConnectWise Adds StorageCraft Integration For Backup, Disaster Recovery

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Backup and disaster recovery solutions are now a little easier for ConnectWise partners as the IT management platform adds an integration with StorageCraft.

IDC: Commercial PC Shipments Healthy In 2014, But Growth Set To Flatten

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Commercial PC sales are forecast to grow 11 percent in 2014, according to recent figures from IDC. After that, though, the PC party is expecting to start winding down.

Amazon Cuts Pricing For Fire Phone, But Partners Say It Might Be Too Late

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Amazon has slashed prices of its Fire Phone down from $450 unlocked to $199. Amazon admitted during its third quarter earnings that sales of the device have been disappointing. Solution providers don't expect the new price tag to change anything.

CRN Exclusive: HP CEO Meg Whitman On Reinventing HP, Dell Chaos Claims And A Potential VMware Spinoff

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HP CEO Meg Whitman spoke with CRN about HP's plans to split into two new Fortune 50 companies, the Dell claims it would cause turmoil for customers and partners and the potential of a VMware spinoff by EMC.

Infonetics: Carrier SDN Market Will Climb To $11 Billion By 2018

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As telecom providers race to deliver services with increased speed and agility, industry analyst Infonetics expects the carrier market for SDN and NFV technologies to soar from $500 million last year to more than $11 billion by 2018.

Maxta Maximizes Hyper-Converged Infrastructure On Cisco UCS Metro Clusters

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Hyper-converged infrastructure software developer Maxta said its technology has been validated on Cisco UCS C-series for metro clustering, making it the first such solution with that capability.

Genetec Announces Integration Of VenTek Pay-By-License Parking Stations With AutoVu LPR System

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http://www.bsminfo.com - Genetec, a leading provider of parking enforcement and unified IP security solutions recently announced a new partnership with automated payment systems manufacturerVenTek, the latest company to join the Genetec ecosystem of parking solution partners.

Taxing Information, Communication Technologies Actually Costs Money, Study Shows

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http://www.bsminfo.com - According to a study by the Information Technology amp; Innovation Foundation (ITIF), imposing taxes on information and communication technologies (ICT) can actually cost countries more money that it raises.

Cyber Security Labor Shortages Means Some Turn To Alternative Routes For Hiring

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http://www.bsminfo.com - According to the Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report, there is a significant labor-shortage in the field of cybersecurity.