What’s on the minds of VARs and solution providers? Each week, ITBestOfBreed will take a trip through their blogs in search of perspectives that can help broaden your knowledge of current information technology issues.
Here are three recent posts.
This post by Troy Vetter of Logicalis – No. 27 on CRN’s 2015 Solution Provider 500 - addresses the results of a recent McKinsey survey about corporate IT spending priorities and who owns the budgets for them. Vetter’s post offers three pieces of advice for you.
Got clients who are still running even a little bit of SQL Server 2005, just months before Microsoft ends extended support for it? In this post, Michael Mullery, a Microsoft SQL server solution architect with CDW – No. 6 on CRN’s 2015 Solution Provider 500 - examines the three options clients have to move to a new version.
Drones, the Internet of Things, sensor-based networks. Technologies such as these are surely impacting business, but agencies of the federal government are looking at them as well. Casey Coleman, a group vice president for Unisys – No. 19 on CRN’s 2015 Solution Provider 500 – writes about a recent executives’ conference that provided a forum for the sharing of ideas.