Channel Partners 2016 Microsoft solutions panel

Microsoft Solutions: Maximize Your Opportunities

At the Channel Partners 2016 conference, Andrew Pryfogle, SVP Cloud Transformation, and a group of panelists from CallTower, Evolve IP,  NaviSite, RapidScale, and SADA Systems gathered to talk about new opportunities for Sales Partners looking to offer Microsoft solutions to their customers. Microsoft has embraced the channel. The active usage on sold licenses is about…

Grow your Business with Google and Microsoft Cloud

Grow your Business with Google and Microsoft Cloud

The greater cloud market is forecasted by the IDC to be $500B by 2020. According to a Synergy Research Group report, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, IBM and Google combined control over more than half of the worldwide cloud infrastructure service market, and they continue to grow rapidly. How do you identify Google and Microsoft cloud…

skype for business deployment

Extending the Value of your Skype Deployment

–By Don Felman. Republished with permission by PGi. Increasingly, enterprises are investing in popular unified communications (UC) products like Microsoft Skype for Business. However, not every IT department has all the tools and tactics for a successful deployment or to extend UC and audio capabilities to external collaboration. In fact, according to a survey of IT executives…

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Effective Channel Partner Programs Have Created a “Bubble-Up” Effect

–By Zane Long. Republished with permission by RingCentral. As organizations continue to migrate their IT infrastructures and applications to the cloud, I’ve noticed something interesting happening. Initially, the migration was driven by sales and marketing. Yes, some insightful IT and business managers saw the value proposition of the cloud early on – lower costs, the…