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MSP Magazine - Educating the SMB

In the latest issue of our Managed Service Provider magazine, we’re focusing on the tools and information MSPs need to educate their clients on all things data protection.

Datto Launches New Series of Networking Switches for Managed Service Providers

We’re happy to announce the addition of a new series of networking switches​ to the Datto Networking product line.

How to Segment Your Email Marketing

Email marketing can serve a variety of functions, so it’s important that you handle each one differently and don’t rely on a single approach for all.

Networking Sales Made MSPeasy: WiFi as a Competitive Advantage

Fast and free guest WiFi represents a competitive advantage on a very basic-level.

How MSPs Can Prevent Ransomware Attacks

Recently, we've seen two major ransomware attacks in WannaCry and NotPetya. As the ransomware threat continues to grow, it's imperative to learn how you can protect against ransomware.

Equifax Data Breach Affects 143 Million People

The latest data breach may be among the biggest we’ve ever seen.

The Race to Regulate Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin​, introduced in 2008, is a digital asset and payment system, which the U.S. Treasury categorizes as a decentralized virtual currency.

Networking Sales Made MSPeasy: Choose the Right Tools

When choosing networking equipment, there are a number of important considerations. First, consider whether the products are designed with MSPs in mind or - at least - offer functionality that is useful for managing multiple customers’ networks.

The Hurricane Disaster Recovery Checklist for Businesses

With hurricane season in full swing, here's a simple checklist containing the basic steps to ensure you can support your customers throughout a storm.

Locky Ransomware Spread in Massive Spam Campaign

A new form of Locky ransomware has surfaced, spreading over 23 million phishing emails in a single day.

The MSP's Two-One BDR Sales Pitch [Video]

A Datto partner delivers his go-to pitch for selling end users on the value of backup and disaster recovery (BDR).

Canadian University Loses Millions in Phishing Scam

A recent phishing scam hit a is leaving a Canadian college with a big bill.

Upcoming Webinar: Datto's Infinite Cloud Retention

Cloud storage shouldn’t be complicated to manage, so why does it seem that way sometimes?

What is Bitcoin?

So, your files are locked with ransomware and you have to pay up.

IRS Issues Ransomware Warning

The IRS has issued an alert after a recent ransomware phishing scam surfaced. According to their statement, the email impersonates the IRS and FBI with a link to download a questionnaire.

Datto Mobilizes Harvey Disaster Response Team to Assist Partners

Hurricane Harvey made landfall with devastating effect across the Texas Gulf Coast, and the impact on the affected communities is unprecedented.

Transitioning From Break-Fix to MSP [VIDEO]

If you're looking to make the jump to managed services, here are some tips to help.

SyncCrypt Ransomware Spreads through JPEG Files

Thieves are finding new and different ways to get ransomware on your or your customer’s systems.

An Update on Hurricane Harvey for Datto Partners

When the rain subsides and people start to get back to their lives, attention will turn to making sure homes and businesses are intact. It’s our mission to make sure businesses are able to get back up and running as soon as needed.

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