Category Archives: Deals

Have the MSPs jumped the shark?

Deals, IT Business

Everywhere you turn today, the focus is away from managed services and towards the cloud and mobility. Consider the biggest news this week: Google allows VoIP calls from Gmail, Apple’s new TV and rental model, and a bunch of stories … Continue reading

Community Challenge (Important)

Deals, ExchangeDefender

Over the next two months we will be unveiling our grand strategy for the deployment and management of cloud services in SMB. We have been wildly successful with this model for years and it’s what’s attributed to the phenomenal growth … Continue reading

I really shouldn’t be allowed into Fry’s

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I’m in Dallas for HTG and decided to come in a day early to go through some stuff. Part of that stuff is a meal at McAllisters, a visit to my bank and a pilgrimage to Fry’s. I call it … Continue reading

If mind was a drug I’d sell it by the…

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Book. If you are seeing difficult times ahead you have to step your game up. Don’t end up on the corner like Paco, get your learn on. Erick is doing a 50% sale. Ends next week so hit it today. … Continue reading

IT Book Bailout


My buddy Karl is trying to help you in a down economy. Spend $20, get $8 off: If you haven’t looked through Karl’s stuff before let me offer you my advice. Get Karl’s Managed Services in a Month for … Continue reading

AuthAnvil 1.5 is out!

Deals, ExchangeDefender, IT Business
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Check out the new stuff in AuthAnvil 1.5: For starters, there are plenty of fixes and updates to the core system. There are over 50 usability bugs that have been fixed ranging for faster communication in the AuthAnvil DCOM Bridge … Continue reading

How To Get Free Airline Seat Upgrades


I fly. A lot. That has allowed me to become an expert psychopath that can only come about through extended exposure to the airline customer service. I always get a free upgrade to those “more leg room” seats that the … Continue reading

Big UC News: Yahoo! Acquires Zimbra

Deals, Exchange
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Yahoo! acquired Zimbra earlier tonight for cool $350 mil in cash. Zimbra, for the uninformed crowd basically means: Exchange features on Linux. Though its a lot more than that (collaboration, AJAX interfaces) the bottom line is that this is (or was) the … Continue reading

Forget Beta, Have you started training for Windows 2008?

Deals, System Admin
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The good news about Windows Server 2008 just keeps on piling up. Even without the WinFS and Virtualization features built in, Windows Server 2008 looks great and the IIS and infrastructure improvements are making a lot of us drool already. … Continue reading

SMBTN Conference Discount Code

Deals, Events, Vladville

Bit of a short notice (it’s in two weeks) but a good one nonetheless. I have a $200 discount code for SMBTN Summit, if you’re interested in going and use the following promo code they will knock off $200 from … Continue reading