Archive for March, 2008

Tokens Deliver MSPs Extra Layer of Security

Monday, March 31st, 2008

Want to learn more about how some MSPs are using tokens to deliver additional security in managing their customers networks?  Check out MSPU's new webinar where Microsoft Windows Security MVP Dana Epp will discuss the inherent risk to MSPs and their clients when it comes to shared administrative credentials for ...

Dell says "Doh!"

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Why does Dell keep going to channel events and embarrassing themselves?  Last year they went before the same channel VARS and asked if we trusted them (see Spelled Dell or Duh!). Karl Palachuk reports live from XCHANGE in SoCal that Dell's basic message (only 6 months after asking if we trust ...

SBSC Goes to the Races -

Saturday, March 22nd, 2008

Microsoft has announced a special NASCAR sponsorship opportunity for SBSC Partners that wish to slap their own company logo on BAM Racing No. 49's car (Sprint Cup car).  While I may not pony up the $4K to put my already famous logo in harms way, I do appreciate Microsoft continuing ...

The SMB Techie World According to Jeff Middleton

Friday, March 21st, 2008

The rescheduled event will be March 26th.  Don't miss this one. Registration Link:

What’s New in Response Point SP1?

Friday, March 21st, 2008

Today, Microsoft shared with a limited number of partners what is new and improved in their Response Point Small Business phone system and the news is HOT!  While I can't share the juicy details until Monday, I can tell you that the most common requests are the ones being answered ...

Cisco’s New Monitor Director Managed Service Solution

Monday, March 17th, 2008

This webinar sounds like it will be worth much more than the price of admission (free) especially since attendees will get Erick's best-selling audio book free.  See you on the webinar! Join me for our next Live MSP University Webinar Tuesday, March 25th, 2008 Join me for our next live Managed Services ...

The Most Informative SBS Chat Session You Will Ever Attend!

Friday, March 14th, 2008

So you work with Small Business Server or small businesses and you know there is this thing called the SBS Community out there but you haven't yet experienced it firsthand...  Well next week is your chance!  Come join fellow SBSers from around the globe as we discuss everything from how to plan ...

New Level Platforms Monitoring Templates

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

If you are looking for something to do while while waiting for LPI's SP3, consider looking at some of the templates that have been added over the past few months.  I personally got excited and have already installed the templates to monitor such assets as: Home Server SharePoint Server 2007 Dell Servers (with ...

Adding The Microsoft Small Business Summit to Your Site

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

So a kewl new thing MS is doing this year is allowing you to stream the Small Business Summit from your own partner website.  Watch out for Scott's face on my site!  The process to add the java script snippet to a page is fairly easy and the fun of seeing ...

SBS Wizard Tension? Punish The Wizard Here

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

  Tom's new blog is a must add!  Enjoy.