DaaS to WaaS and the Numbers Behind the Adoption

DaaS to WaaS and the Numbers Behind the Adoption

An industry that started with the moniker Desktop as a Service (DaaS), that many now call itself Workspace as a Service (WaaS), has become commonplace in the world of IT management. But, what’s with the different names and how many...
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How to Take Advantage of the Booming E-Commerce Market

How to Take Advantage of the Booming E-Commerce Market

The global e-commerce market has been booming for a number of years, with key drivers of merchant success including mobile, omnichannel and marketplaces. In 2016, global online retail sales will hit $1.6 trillion rising to $3.5 trillion in 2019. The...
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WHIR Heads to Chi-Town on June 23: RSVP Today!

WHIR Heads to Chi-Town on June 23: RSVP Today!

by Nicole Henderson on Wednesday, June 8 2016 The WHIR is making a stop in Chicago later this month to bring WHIR Networking to the midwest. Chicago is a fantastic city that is home to many web hosts and managed service providers, including...
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The Power and Profitability of Women in Tech

The Power and Profitability of Women in Tech

A 2016 Peterson Institute study concluded that inclusion of women in leadership roles has a positive impact on company profits. It surveyed 21,980 companies globally across 91 countries and found that companies that had at least 2 women in executive...
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Micro-Segmentation to Your Cloud

Micro-Segmentation to Your Cloud

Security for public and community clouds has greatly improved recently. Major cloud service providers such as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft have made substantial investments in security to help ensure their subscribers’ data is safe and their cloud exper...
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How You Can Squash Bad Actors In Your Organization

How You Can Squash Bad Actors In Your Organization

Let’s start off with a few statistics, courtesy of IBM. Fifty-five percent of all cyberattacks are either carried out or facilitated by by employees within the walls of your business. Of those attacks, 31.5 percent are intentional. By contrast, 45...
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Strategic Channel Alliance:  An Emerging Partnership Type in the Channel

Strategic Channel Alliance:  An Emerging Partnership Type in the Channel

Datapipe and Equinix Success Story As channel partnerships continue to deepen and evolve, we see the continuum of partnership types expand. Years ago we could clearly delineate a channel partner from a strategic alliance. Today, those lines are blurring. Datap...
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New Faces in New York City: WHIR Events NY

New Faces in New York City: WHIR Events NY

Last night The WHIR hosted its first event in New York in 5 years, and we were so glad to be back to host a dynamic crowd of attendees including technology providers, financial firms, retailers, and entertainment companies at the...
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WHIR Coming to City That Never Sleeps: RSVP Today

WHIR Coming to City That Never Sleeps: RSVP Today

by Nicole Henderson on Monday, May 16 2016 The WHIR is coming to New York this week for a networking event that brings together the hosting and cloud communities. New York is always a great event because of the concentration of data centers,...
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WebRTC: Disruptive Technology with Revenue Potential or It Just Sucks?

WebRTC: Disruptive Technology with Revenue Potential or It Just Sucks?

Where are we with WebRTC anyway? Do we stay with SIP or switch to the up and coming WebRTC technology? I’ve noticed that since the beginning of the year some of the most prolific communication industry bloggers have been very...
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