OnPage News: Managed Service Providers

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Article Courtesy of:  Virtual Strategy Magazine Global Market for Managed Service Providers is Flourishing   MSP market is witnessing shifting solution dynamics   The Managed Services Provider (MSP) market is flourishing, logging a robust growth rate of 11 to 16 percent in 2014 to reach US$85-90 billion. According to research recently published by Everest Group—a consulting and research firm focused on strategic IT, business services and sourcing—the current market size, in terms of Net Fee Income (NFI), is approximately US$1.5 billion. Everest Group also reports that fundamental changes are altering the solution dynamics of the global MSP market. For example, service providers are tapping a wider scope of talent, with the management of Statement of Work (SOW) consultants tripling. Moreover, offshoring is growing rapidly, multi-country and multi-continent engagements are accelerating, and direct sourcing is on the rise. “MSP buyers have already picked the relatively low hanging fruits, and now they […] Read more »

OnPage News: Incident Response

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The Growing Role of Incident Response for Improved Cybersecurity Article Courtesy of:  InfoRisk Today Awareness is up, But Asian Approach Still Young. Asia is evolving into a huge and complex market for technology. Following the trend where technology follows the route from the Americas, to Europe and then to Asia, the practice of incident response is just taking root in Asian countries. “An incident response team by definition says that an organizations recognizes it is going to be breached, and needs a team to respond to any incident,” says Jeff Buhl, VP & GM APAC for Arbor Networks. “That’s a big step in security and the acceptance of the need for that is only just starting in Asia.” But organizations are slowly starting to accept they are vulnerable and at least beginning to educate themselves about it, he says. There is a demand for education and awareness, yet maturity is still […] Read more »

OnPage – “Data Center Trends 2016”

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Five Data Center Trends to Watch in 2016 Article Courtesy of:  Yossi Ben Harosh is President & CEO of RiT Technologies. All signs indicate that 2016 will be a year of many challenges for a data center. Disruptive technologies will be introduced, the exponential increase in computing power will continue, while businesses will demand a prompt response to quickly changing requirements. At the same time the requirement to be a highly resource efficient data center will stay the same. As a result of these challenges we predict these data center changes will emerge in 2016: Data Center Harness IoT Technologies By incorporating smart technologies into the data center, facility managers will be able to keep track of real time status of components and environmental measurements to keep operations flowing smoothly. Sensors that measure temperature, humidity and electricity will be combined with network equipment monitoring to help data centers maintain a […] Read more »