India Moving Closer to Country Cloud Policy?
Charles Weaver
Providing further evidence that US government surveillance policies are harming the US public cloud industry, India recently announced that it would be formally asking up to 500,000  government employees to stop using popular cloud based…
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Private Cloud Computing
Charles Weaver
The term private cloud computing may have multiple meanings to different people, but it is generally considered to be the opposite of public cloud computing. Private cloud typically means cloud computing behind a corporate firewall.…
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Remote Monitoring & Management (RMM)
Charles Weaver
Remote Monitoring & Management platforms (RMM) allow managed service providers to perform necessary and important IT management tasks even though the objects under management may not be physically in the presence of the MSP. Because…
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Arrow Electronics to Buy Computerlinks
Charles Weaver
Some more M&A news today, this time from the distributor world. Arrow Electronics today announced its intentions to acquire value added distributor Computerlinks, a Munich Germany based company. The purchase price is estimated to be…
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AVG Lures MSPs From packetTrap
Charles Weaver
AVG, the security company that recently purchased remote monitoring and management (RMM) vendor Level Platforms, has announced a campaign to lure managed service providers away from packetTrap, the RMM platform that is no longer being…
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