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Quick and painless: You don’t have to dread IT maintenance
Handling upkeep that ensures your customers’ systems and machines run at peak performance isn’t the most exciting task on the to-do list. But you don’t need to dread it if you’re using an intuitive RM solution, writes Bjorn Bakker, MAXfocus Head of Product Marketing. Think about the things in your life that require preventative maintenance. Auto mechanics want you to service your car every 30,000 miles, if not more frequently. Your dentist wants to see you every six months for teeth cleanings. If you live in a place where palm trees are only seen on post cards, it’s a good idea to schedule regular furnace checks. In IT terms, preventative maintenance is no different. But, oh, how it can be disruptive if handled inefficiently ... read more
Food for thought: Everyone wins with all you can eat pricing
With a growing number of businesses looking to outsource their IT support and management, the all-you-can-eat model is an enticing option for backup and disaster recovery. And it is equally attractive for MSPs offering per-device pricing, Chris Groot writes. Chew on this for a bit: Which side would you say benefits from a buffet? Is it the customer who piles his plate high once, twice, maybe even three times? Or is it the restaurant whose variety of salads, suppers and sweets attracts a line of eager eaters? Note that the initial question doesn’t ask which side benefits more. It only asks which side benefits. Customers may feel like the big winners because they pay for the freedom and flexibility to eat anything included in the spre ... read more
ACRBO Special Webinar Announcement
Many of our members have had questions and have been discussing the CyberSpa PC FreshStart solution via the forums and social media. We wanted to make sure that the questions were answered and that everyone had a better understanding of how CyberSpa is offering to help our members. We would like to invite you to a special informational webinar. In this session, the focus will be on how CyberSpa can help your business increase revenues with the PC FreshStart service. Please register for the ACRBO and CyberSpa Webinar: Feb 12, 2015 1:00 PM CST https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4979104685697393922 A product and service overview as well as exciting upcoming announcements will also be discussed on this webi ... read more