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Dell EMC Targets Public Cloud With Combo ITaaS Solution

(NOTE: This story was originally posted to Feb. 16.)

Channel partners of Dell EMC see promise in its new. combined solution that brings together its VxRail hyper-converged infrastructure appliances with its Enterprise Hybrid Cloud technology. The vendor says the combination provides a turnkey hybrid cloud to small and midsized enterprises.

Blockchain: The Next IoT Opportunity For Solution Providers

(NOTE: This story was originally posted to Feb. 13.)

How can solution providers stay a step ahead of the growing Internet of Things market?

Some that are already IoT solutions are looking at blockchain technology as the next step to offer predictive analytics and security solutions for customers.

Answers To 3 Common Hyper-Convergence Questions

Lief Morin (pictured) is CEO of Key Information Systems – No. 256 on CRN's Solution Provider 500 – based in Agoura Hills, Calif.

Every new technology, no matter what it is, faces questions when it’s first introduced and heads toward becoming mainstream. For cars, people asked: “Do we trust this carriage with no horses?” When television was introduced, people were worried it would kill radio and books, and be a bad influence on children.