Do you think of artificial intelligence (AI) as just another buzzword, or is it the next big thing to protect your customers’ inboxes? With email threats becoming more evasive and sophisticated, security vendors are turning to AI to help MSPs defend their customers against the latest attacks. Today, only 15 percent of businesses are using […]
Behind the scenes of every successful MSP business is a well-crafted marketing strategy. The right strategy can help drive more prospects to your website, build your brand’s reputation, and grow your customer base. To truly be effective in your marketing efforts, you need to make marketing your IT service business a priority. All too often, […]
Phishing attacks are increasing at a rapid rate, which is why it is so important to educate your customers about email security best practices. In fact, a recent report showed that 1.5 million phishing emails—representing more than 10,000 unique phishing attempts—were blocked by Barracuda in the month of May alone.
Schools are out, and summer has officially begun! With family vacations and holidays around the corner, you might be thinking about different ways to drum up some additional managed services business during what can be a slow season.
Albert Einstein once said, “Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” When it comes to running a profitable IT service business, it’s often best to take that approach. Not only should you find ways to simplify your processes and procedures for your techs, but you should also look for a way […]
Skilled technicians are in demand, which is why businesses are having a hard time holding onto their internal IT staff. Instead of employing these highly skilled workers, more companies are turning to managed service businesses to take over for their internal IT departments. This presents a large opportunity for providers that are already established in […]
WARNING! Capturing your prospects attention isn’t easy. Recent studies show that the average customer is exposed to 10,000 brand messages a day, making it harder to reach them than ever before. While it might be hard to catch them when they’re still in the discovery process and weighing their potential options, it isn’t impossible. Believe […]
Starting a new career in the IT channel can be a daunting task. Products and solutions are continuously evolving, new threats are constantly emerging, and there are always new problems that need to be solved. But, all these challenges can present an exciting opportunity for you to excel.
In the crowded IT services market, it can be easy to fall into the trap of competing on price. But, that often spells trouble for MSPs. By reducing prices, you’re cutting your margins thinner, undervaluing your offering, and making it more difficult to provide a high quality of service for your customers.
In today’s security landscape, it’s important for your customers to be application aware. There are more than 2.8 million apps available in the marketplace, and a recent study showed that 85 percent of applications carry an exploitable vulnerability. To truly protect your SMB customers from exposing the network to these threats, you need to implement […]