Are virtual desktops secure?

One of the more popular trends companies are adopting is virtualization, moving from physical systems to cloud/server based systems. Desktop virtualization, the act of moving your desktop computers from a physical to virtual environment is a type of virtualization that’s gaining more popularity. When it comes to this trend though some companies are apprehensive about…

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Tips on caring for your iPad

There’s little doubt as to how useful mobile devices like the iPad are, salespeople who give a large amount of presentations don’t have to lug around a computer and managers can check in on the office from anywhere; the uses are near infinite. As the iPad and mobile devices continue to be used in offices,…

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6 reasons why your Internet is slow

The Internet is a magical thing; a gateway or connection to the rest of the world. Currently, the Internet is quick enough to do nearly anything without delay, and as such, companies have come to expect Internet connections to always be fast. The truth is, connection speed varies widely, and this can create problems for…

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Make your sales department social

There are many different ways a company can sell their products to customers, and one of the most underutilized is selling through social media. From one-man operations to multinational corporations, social media should be an integral part of marketing strategies. For many small businesses, social media is a new frontier that they can use to…

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VMWARE vRAM – “A big mistake”

Last week we blogged about VMware’s change to their vRAM licensing model. While the information we provided was accurate, VMware was tight lipped about the whole affair. Rather than announcing such a major disruptive change at VMworld the CRN Xchange conference was used as a platform for the announcement. Today VMware revealed their strategy and…

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An atmosphere of change

Did you know that we spend hundreds of hours per year in formal technical training? We have a serious commitment to ongoing education! In addition to all of the technical training we complete our executive team maintain relationships with their peers in key vendors. One of the most exciting times of the year is in…

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Cloud security, a mixed bag

One of the main issues that puts off a large number of businesses is how secure their data is in the cloud. If a company uses a cloud service they have no choice but to trust the provider with their data, and recent attacks have shown that some cloud provider technology isn’t as secure as…

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