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F-Secure Introduces New Partner Program To Meet Growing Demand For Security Services

mspradar on Business Solutions News - F-Secure finds that businesses are looking to managed services providers (MSPs) to help navigate an environment of a growing number of malware attacks and challenges from an increasingly mobile workforce.

Manufacturers Are Turning To Data Analytics More Frequently

mspradar on Business Solutions News - LNS Research shared data collected from its ongoing Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) survey. The survey cites analytics applications as key in creating a new frontier for progress in manufacturing business performance.

Education IT News For VARs — December 18, 2014

mspradar on Business Solutions News - In news, Jefferson College reduced help desk tickets by adopting single sign-on, and new rules go into effect governing education companiesrsquo; contracts using federal funding.

Solar Provider Group Selects GridVision For Flexible, Scalable Cloud-Based IT Management

mspradar on Business Solutions News - GridVision today announced that the Solar Provider Group has selected its cloud-based automation-as-a-service platform to support the expansion of its business during a time of rapid growth into new markets. For more information, visit

Shodogg Partners With Hewlett Packard, Announces Launch Of HP Sales Now Application

mspradar on Business Solutions News - Shodogg, a next generation content mobility platform, recently announced the launch of the HP Sales Now application to HP sales team representatives.

exacqVision 6.6 Release Introduces ESM Failover For Increased Reliability

mspradar on Business Solutions News - Exacq Technologies, part of the Security Products business unit of Tyco, introduces the ability to set up and manage failover on exacqVision servers with exacqVision 6.6 and Enterprise System Manager (ESM) version 3.0, a health monitoring program for use with exacqVision Enterprise networked video recorders (NVRs).

ShopKeep Apple Pay Chip Card Reader Available Now

mspradar on Business Solutions News - ShopKeep, the cloud-based technology provider trusted by more than 10,000 small business owners to manage retail shops and restaurants with iPads, recently released its newApple Pay and chip card reader. This reader allows merchants to accept Apple Pay, along with traditional magnetic swipe credit card payments; chip card capabilities will be available next year well ahead of Octoberrsquo;s liabi

Ambir ImageScan Pro 940u - ISIS High-Speed Document Scanner Is Now Kofax VRS Elite Certified

mspradar on Business Solutions News - Ambir Technology, an industry leader in digital capture and document management solutions, announces that the Ambir ImageScan Pro 940u - ISIS High-Speed Scanner is now Kofax VRS Elite Certified.

Pivot3 Simplifies Backup And Disaster Recovery With Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Appliance

mspradar on Business Solutions News - Pivot3, a pioneer and innovator in the development of Globally Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) solutions, has announced the availability of its Hyper-Converged Disaster Recovery Appliance (HCDRA).

Oracle CTO Ellison: Watch Out Salesforce, We're On Track To Be A $1 Billion Cloud Vendor

mspradar on CRN Managed-services News

Oracle got into the cloud computing game fairly late, but it's now growing much faster than some of its key competitors, its top executives said during its Q2 earnings call.

Sony Pictures Breach: Saga Yields Insight On Basic Security Lapses

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Solution providers tell CRN the Sony Pictures breach could have been detected if the firm had visibility over its network and data, strong security policies and the tools to enforce them.

CRN Exclusive: BlackBerry's COO Promises Partners Will Be Involved In Samsung Pact

mspradar on CRN Managed-services News

BlackBerry COO Marty Beard says the company's new pact with Samsung will include partners and that building up those relationships is one of CEO John Chen's 'top three strategic goals.''

CommVault Channel Veteran Joins All-Flash Array Maker SolidFire

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Mark Conley, the former longtime channel chief at storage data protection software vendor CommVault, is bringing his channel expertise to flash storage developer SolidFire.

StorageCraft Releases Backup, Disaster Recovery Tool For Use With VMware, Microsoft System Center

mspradar on Business Solutions News - Easier backup and disaster recovery of virtualized computer systems by IT administrators became a reality with todayrsquo;s announced release of the StorageCraftreg; Plug-in for virtual environments. The new tool, which is free for users of the award-winning StorageCraft ShadowProtectreg; backup and disaster recovery software, is available in two versions: StorageCraft Plug-in for VMware and Stor

Study: 90% Use Mobile Devices For Work, 20% Receive Security Training For Them

mspradar on Business Solutions News - A study shows some businesses engage in risky mobile behavior, with nearly 90 percent of survey respondentsrsquo; employees using mobile devices at work, despite less than one-quarter of them receiving mobile security training.

Government IT News For VARs — December 17, 2014

mspradar on Business Solutions News - In news this week, the White House is looking for ways to strengthen cybersecurity without legislation, the Energy Departmentrsquo;s new app is powered by crowdsourcing, and the Turla Trojan has now been found on Linux systems

My Digital Shield Announces Partnership With Barcodes, Inc.

mspradar on Business Solutions News - My Digital Shield (MDS), a leading provider of Security-as-a-Service (SECaaS) for small businesses, recently announced its partnership with Barcodes, Inc., (ldquo;Barcodesrdquo;) a recognized leader in the delivery of Automated Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) solutions in North America.

IP Video Growth Predicted To Surpass Other Segments Of Surveillance Market

mspradar on Business Solutions News - A new market research report finds IP video surveillance is likely to surpass the analog system in 2014 as a result of advantages in terms of quality, scalability, and flexibility.

Publishers Pressured To Adopt Interoperability Standards For Digital Educational Content

mspradar on Business Solutions News - A handful of large school districts are threatening to boycott content vendors who do not adopt interoperability standards developed by the IMS Global Learning Consortium.