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Microsoft SPLA | Changes to the 2017 Microsoft SPLA Pricelist

Posted on: January 17, 2017 Program: Microsoft SPLA | Categories: Blog

Microsoft will not be announcing any price changes in January 2017 for SPLA licenses. However, Microsoft Dynamics® 365 released in SPLA on February 1, 2016, will replace the current Dynamics CRM SKUs. Microsoft Dynamics 365 is the next generation of intelligent business applications that enable organizations to grow, evolve, and … Read more

Benefits of Hybrid Hosting

Posted on: January 13, 2017 Program: Microsoft SPLA | Categories: Blog

Hybrid cloud is a term that describes when an organization uses the services of a public cloud provider which can be usually Microsoft Azure, IBM BlueMix… in addition to its private cloud. By having parallel cloud networks accessible through the same architecture, businesses have the ability to utilize the benefits … Read more

DoubleTake | 5 Reasons for Service Providers to consider DRaaS

Posted on: January 10, 2017 Program: Double Take Metered Usage | Categories: Blog

Service providers have the ability to provide their end customers today with a complete Disaster Recovery as a Service solution using Double Take Cloud Protection and Recovery provides which provides low-risk, near-zero downtime DR-as-a-Service (DRaaS) for organizations of all sizes. Its usage-based pricing and compliance with SLAs and RPO/RTO guidelines make … Read more

Microsoft | Licensing SharePoint Hosting in SPLA

Posted on: November 16, 2016 Program: Microsoft SPLA | Categories: Blog

As it is known in Microsoft SPLA, SharePoint Server Standard and Enterprise licenses are provided under the Subscriber Access License, which means that each end customer’s internal users who can directly or indirectly access the SharePoint Server would need a license. Service Provider will use the software in this case … Read more

Microsoft | Windows Server and System Center Core Licensing Update

Posted on: September 28, 2016 Program: Microsoft SPLA | Categories: Blog

Windows Server 2016 & System Center 2016 will be available in SPLA in October. Licensing Summary: Per core license model replaces processor license model on October SPUR. Each physical processor needs a minimum of 8 core licenses. Both Windows Server Standard & Datacenter Editions provide support for unlimited Windows Server … Read more

Citrix | Optimize Multi-Tenant Hosted Apps and Desktops Delivery

Posted on: August 2, 2016 Program: Citrix CSP | Categories: Blog

Are you finding it difficult to scale your hosting business due to difficulty managing multiple XenApp and XenDesktop domains? Is it difficult to audit customer service assignments and perform business analyses? Is your go to market strategy and multi-customer management affected by the complexity in setting up multiple offerings? If … Read more

TrendMicro | 7 Reasons to be a TrendMicro MSP

Posted on: August 2, 2016 Program: Trend Micro MSP | Categories: Blog

#1: Trend Micro is a Market Leader Trend Micro is the market share leader in the worldwide SMB content security market*, and has been growing its lead over the nearest competitors. With 25+ years of continuous product innovation, 5,000 employees, including 1200 security experts and support engineers, and offices in … Read more

Acronis | Backup Cloud Update

Posted on: August 1, 2016 Program: Acronis Cloud | Categories: Blog

Acronis®, a leading provider of hybrid cloud data protection, today at HostingCon announced its latest update of Acronis Backup Cloud, a cutting-edge backup-as-a-service (BaaS) solution for service providers, hosters, and cloud resellers that provides complete data protection for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs).  Today’s SMBs have been left exposed to … Read more

DoubleTake | Lower the workload risk of your customers

Posted on: August 1, 2016 Program: Double Take Metered Usage | Categories: Blog

When it comes to cloud services, every survey on the subject reports that cloud adoption is growing and will keep growing. The majority of organizations already have breakout budgets for cloud, and even those are expected to grow. The few organizations that haven’t adopted cloud yet? Experts say just wait, … Read more

SpamExperts | What’s new in SpamExperts software?

Posted on: July 19, 2016 Program: SpamExperts Service Provider | Categories: Blog

What’s new in SpamExperts software, Frontend/GUI, and Plugins & Integration, and its updates for Q2 2016? Archive Indexing Upgrades The SpamExperts email archiving product allows searching within not just the text content in emails, but also the message headers, text found in images attached to messages, and text in PDF … Read more

Microsoft | Licensing Update

Posted on: July 19, 2016 Program: Microsoft SPLA | Categories: Blog

Microsoft released a new licensing update for products that are licensed under the Per Core licensing method such as Microsoft SQL and Microsoft BizTalk. Microsoft discontinued the Core Factor when calculating the licenses required for these products. In the new Services Provider Use Rights, you calculate the number of cores … Read more

SUSE | Why SUSE Linux is the leading Linux Platform for SAP

Posted on: July 11, 2016 Program: Suse Linux | Categories: Blog

With the SUSE Cloud Service Providers Program, Service Providers can allow their customers to get the most from their SAP HANA and SAP business application software with decreased downtime, greater operating efficiency, and accelerated innovation. They can utilize their business data in real time with the power of SAP and the reliability, availability, … Read more

SUSE | What’s New in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1

Posted on: July 11, 2016 Program: Suse Linux | Categories: Blog

The SUSE Cloud Service Providers Program allows you to give your customers access to a broad portfolio of SUSE products – including SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications and SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension – on demand or in a managed hosting environment. Compete … Read more

Citrix | Desktop-as-a-Service solution with Citrix CSP

Posted on: June 22, 2016 Program: Citrix CSP | Categories: Blog

Citrix Service Provider-based DaaS solutions provide complete hosted desktops for applications and email securely delivered over the web. Desktops-as-a-Service are simple to buy and easy to manage, with no software for IT to maintain. Citrix Service Providers enable the end-to-end hosted business services demanded by the mobile workstyles of today’s … Read more

Microsoft | Benefits for providing Dynamics as Managed Service

Posted on: June 22, 2016 Program: Microsoft SPLA | Categories: Blog

Nowadays companies want to have an ERP solution but want to keep their data on their servers. However, they don’t have the expertise for managing these servers and they don’t want to pay a big investment upfront. After signing the Microsoft SPLA, partner can provide a full Managed Services solution … Read more