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3 Tips to Help MSPs Thrive in a Saturated Market

One of the things we talk about a lot when discussing the current state of the MSP market is the concept of the Red/Blue Ocean. In this analogy the Blue Ocean represents a market where there are lots of opportunities to grow and do more business; while the Red Ocean represents a saturated market where opportunities are harder to find.


12 Things to Look for When Choosing an RMM Platform

As organizations become increasingly reliant on remote solutions, the choice of a robust remote monitoring and management (RMM) platform becomes paramount for MSPs. But it’s not that simple. With so many options on the market and the whole IT landscape changing rapidly. What should you be looking for when it comes to selecting and RMM. Here are 12 things you should be considering.


IT Automation is a Force Multiplier for Businesses

IT automation is quickly becoming one of the most critical aspects of a modern IT operations environment as it reduces the cost of performing routine IT tasks while also increasing the productivity of individual team members. IT automation can be defined as the process of utilizing software and other systems to automate manual processes and easily repeatable tasks related to managing and supporting remote endpoints.


Building a Culture of Automation: Unleashing Efficiency and Innovation

In today's fast-paced digital landscape, businesses constantly seek ways to improve efficiency, reduce costs and stay competitive. Resourceful organizations find that automating repetitive tasks, streamlining processes and resolving issues without human intervention can revolutionize how organizations operate. This blog will delve into the benefits of automation and provide insights on fostering a culture of automation within your company, supported by relevant sources and examples.


How to Create a SaaS Spend Management Strategy

Wondering why you’re hearing about SaaS spend management more and more lately? These days, SaaS apps are everywhere, and adoption is still growing at an impressive rate. Gartner projects that SaaS spending will grow over 17% in 2024, with the market exceeding $232 billion. Unfortunately, much of that spend is wasted on zombie apps, overlapping software offerings, as well as under-utilized and over-provisioned licenses.


Unbeatable Excellence - NinjaOne RMM Tops G2's Fall 2023 Report

G2, a highly regarded authority in the field of software reviews and research, has recently unveiled its much-anticipated Fall 2023 Research Report. In a resounding display of dominance, NinjaOne has once again emerged as the unrivaled leader in the realm of Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) software, maintaining this prestigious position for an impressive 18 consecutive quarters.


Are You Sure Your Devices Are Fully Encrypted with BitLocker?

BitLocker has long been the standard when it comes to disk encryption for your devices running Microsoft Windows operating systems—particularly on workstations and laptops. It’s designed to protect data by encrypting the entire disk drive on which the OS and user data are stored. This encryption ensures that even if someone physically steals or accesses your computer, they won’t be able to get to the data on the encrypted drive without the appropriate decryption key.


Linux Log Management: Advanced Techniques and Best Practices

Linux log management is critical to maintaining system health, troubleshooting issues, and ensuring security. This article explores advanced techniques and best practices for effectively managing Linux logs. Whether you're a seasoned Linux administrator or a newcomer, these insights will help you optimize your Linux log management processes.


What Is Storage Area Network (SAN)? Benefits & Implementation

In the ever-evolving landscape of technology, data has become the lifeblood of businesses. The exponential growth of data has spurred the development of intricate data storage systems to accommodate these volumes efficiently. One such vital player in the realm of data storage is the Storage Area Network (SAN). SANs are paramount in managing and processing large data volumes, ensuring seamless accessibility, scalability, and high availability.