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House panels buckle down on election security, supply chain security today

Oct 16, 2019

House panels buckle down on election security, supply chain security today

TIME IS MONEY — Business losses due to downtime from ransomware attacks are four times higher than the average ransom request, according to a report out this morning from the IT services firm Datto Inc.

Short cuts to research for MSPs

Sep 20, 2019

Short cuts to research for MSPs

One of the problems MSPs face is a shortage of time, and this, coupled with the fact that most have had limited exposure to the mechanics of marketing, means this is a gaping hole for them when they look to build their business pipeline.

Ransomware in healthcare: Saving time when every minute counts

Sep 16, 2019

Ransomware in healthcare: Saving time when every minute counts

Ransomware is malicious software that denies access to data or systems until a ransom is paid. While it sounds like something out of a movie, it is a very real and widespread threat. Hackers don’t discriminate, they attack where they believe there is valuable data and individuals willing to pay to regain access to it. This makes healthcare organizations prime targets.

MSP Security: Threat Intelligence, Information Sharing Association Needed?

Sep 13, 2019

MSP Security: Threat Intelligence, Information Sharing Association Needed?

As hacker attacks against MSPs continue, vendors and service providers have been mulling numerous steps to raise the MSP industry’s overall cybersecurity defenses.

Secret CSO: Ryan Weeks, Datto

Sep 12, 2019

Secret CSO: Ryan Weeks, Datto

As Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Ryan Weeks is responsible for directing and managing Datto's Information Security program. Weeks spent 11 years securing enterprise applications, systems and sensitive customer financial data at FactSet Research Systems, where he orchestrated all facets of the global information security program.

Datto challenging MSP sales and marketing assumptions

Sep 12, 2019

Datto challenging MSP sales and marketing assumptions

Firm is using an event in London to challenge existing views of sales and marketing and provide advice for those looking to devise their own strategy

Municipalities often struggle with backup and recovery, MSP says, but tiny Alberta township sets the right example

Sep 04, 2019

Municipalities often struggle with backup and recovery, MSP says, but tiny Alberta township sets the right example

A small township in Alberta recently experienced something few townships talk about openly – hardware failure.