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From Rob: I checked into this and it looks legit, and pretty cool. It has a built-in remote control function. I’ll download a demo later. ServiceDesk Plus – MSP, the helpdesk software trusted by thousands of Managed Service Providers like you now offers its Standard Edition for free! http://www.manageengine.com/products/service-desk-msp/free-it-help-desk-sdp-msp.html  

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Backup vendor Vembu’s has faced hostility from its customer base of managed service providers following a change to its channel model and publication of a white paper in which it said “MSPs are dead”. Read more: http://www.crn.com.au/News/399577,backlash-over-backup-vendors-msps-are-dead-move.aspx#ixzz3Q90ayn6j  

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American Express has posted this article on saving time. It’s a really short read with some great ideas. Time is money for small business owners, who can easily get bogged down trying to take on too many tasks at once. Instead, small business owners should maximize their valuable resources by focusing on the tasks that […]

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A new small business survey conducted by Seagate Australia has painted a pretty bleak picture of the nation’s backup practices — or lack thereof. According to Seagate’s research, nearly half of small businesses have lost work due to not backing up effectively, resulting in revenue losses of up to 10 percent. The following infographic maps […]

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  Today RBS released the latest RBackup, version 11.10.004. This release contains updates to database agents, some exciting new features, enhancements to the Full Image Backup agent, a new Portal Connector that can back up your RBS Server to the Partner’s Portal, and an enhancement to the RBackup Client software to support Portal’s new Hot […]

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RBackup, in development and distribution since 1987, is the world’s most mature brandable hybrid backup solution, offering fully encrypted, fully compliant backups to secure Online Backup servers while at the same time offering backups to local devices, cloud services, and now including Full Drive Image Backups for Backup and Disaster Recovery (BDR.)

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Hackers don’t just go after multinationals. Smaller companies are often prime targets for attackers looking to exploit vulnerable security systems, says Kevin B. McDonald, executive vice president of computer network management company Alvaka Networks. Entrepreneurs may also be snagged by hackers who cull through a wide swath of computer IP addresses looking for weaknesses. via […]

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