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Updated Microsoft licensing terms for dedicated hosted cloud services

Updated Microsoft licensing terms for dedicated hosted cloud services

On October 1, 2019, we'll modify our licensing terms related to outsourcing rights and dedicated hosted cloud services. This change won't impact the use of existing software versions under licenses purchased before October 1, 2019. Currently, our outsourcing terms...

Microsoft SPLA | Changes to the 2017 Partner Pricelist

Microsoft SPLA | Changes to the 2017 Partner Pricelist

Microsoft will not be announcing any price changes in January 2017 for SPLA licenses. However, Microsoft Dynamics® 365 released in SPLA on February 1, 2016, will replace the current Dynamics CRM SKUs. Microsoft Dynamics 365 is the next generation of intelligent...

Benefits of Hybrid Hosting

Benefits of Hybrid Hosting

Hybrid cloud is a term that describes when an organization uses the services of a public cloud provider which can be usually Microsoft Azure, IBM BlueMix… in addition to its private cloud. By having parallel cloud networks accessible through the same architecture,...

DoubleTake | 5 Reasons for Service Providers to consider DRaaS

DoubleTake | 5 Reasons for Service Providers to consider DRaaS

Service providers have the ability to provide their end customers today with a complete Disaster Recovery as a Service solution using Double Take Cloud Protection and Recovery provides which provides low-risk, near-zero downtime DR-as-a-Service (DRaaS) for...

Microsoft | Licensing SharePoint Hosting in SPLA

Microsoft | Licensing SharePoint Hosting in SPLA

As it is known in Microsoft SPLA, SharePoint Server Standard and Enterprise licenses are provided under the Subscriber Access License, which means that each end customer’s internal users who can directly or indirectly access the SharePoint Server would need a license....

Microsoft | Windows Server and System Center Core Licensing Update

Microsoft | Windows Server and System Center Core Licensing Update

Windows Server 2016 & System Center 2016 will be available in SPLA in October. Licensing Summary: Per core license model replaces processor license model on October SPUR. Each physical processor needs a minimum of 8 core licenses. Both Windows Server Standard...

Citrix | Optimize Multi-Tenant Hosted Apps and Desktops Delivery

Citrix | Optimize Multi-Tenant Hosted Apps and Desktops Delivery

Are you finding it difficult to scale your hosting business due to difficulty managing multiple XenApp and XenDesktop domains? Is it difficult to audit customer service assignments and perform business analyses? Is your go to market strategy and multi-customer...

TrendMicro | 7 Reasons to be a TrendMicro MSP

TrendMicro | 7 Reasons to be a TrendMicro MSP

#1: Trend Micro is a Market Leader Trend Micro is the market share leader in the worldwide SMB content security market*, and has been growing its lead over the nearest competitors. With 25+ years of continuous product innovation, 5,000 employees, including 1200...

Acronis | Backup Cloud Update

Acronis | Backup Cloud Update

Acronis®, a leading provider of hybrid cloud data protection, today at HostingCon announced its latest update of Acronis Backup Cloud, a cutting-edge backup-as-a-service (BaaS) solution for service providers, hosters, and cloud resellers that provides complete data...

DoubleTake | Lower the workload risk of your customers

DoubleTake | Lower the workload risk of your customers

When it comes to cloud services, every survey on the subject reports that cloud adoption is growing and will keep growing. The majority of organizations already have breakout budgets for cloud, and even those are expected to grow. The few organizations that haven’t...

SpamExperts | What’s new in SpamExperts software?

SpamExperts | What’s new in SpamExperts software?

What’s new in SpamExperts software, Frontend/GUI, and Plugins & Integration, and its updates for Q2 2016? Archive Indexing Upgrades The SpamExperts email archiving product allows searching within not just the text content in emails, but also the message headers,...

Microsoft | Licensing Update

Microsoft | Licensing Update

Microsoft released a new licensing update for products that are licensed under the Per Core licensing method such as Microsoft SQL and Microsoft BizTalk. Microsoft discontinued the Core Factor when calculating the licenses required for these products. In the new...

SUSE | Why SUSE Linux is the leading Linux Platform for SAP

SUSE | Why SUSE Linux is the leading Linux Platform for SAP

With the SUSE Cloud Service Providers Program, Service Providers can allow their customers to get the most from their SAP HANA and SAP business application software with decreased downtime, greater operating efficiency, and accelerated innovation. They can utilize...

SUSE | What’s New in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1

SUSE | What’s New in SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1

The SUSE Cloud Service Providers Program allows you to give your customers access to a broad portfolio of SUSE products – including SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications and SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension –...

Citrix | Desktop-as-a-Service solution with Citrix CSP

Citrix | Desktop-as-a-Service solution with Citrix CSP

Citrix Service Provider-based DaaS solutions provide complete hosted desktops for applications and email securely delivered over the web. Desktops-as-a-Service are simple to buy and easy to manage, with no software for IT to maintain. Citrix Service Providers enable...

Microsoft | Benefits for providing Dynamics as Managed Service

Microsoft | Benefits for providing Dynamics as Managed Service

Nowadays companies want to have an ERP solution but want to keep their data on their servers. However, they don’t have the expertise for managing these servers and they don’t want to pay a big investment upfront. After signing the Microsoft SPLA, partner can provide a...

Citrix | Offer a complete hosted or managed MDM solution

Citrix | Offer a complete hosted or managed MDM solution

XenApp and XenDesktop with XenMobile MDM edition provides key device level security capabilities for users accessing XenApp and XenDesktop desktops and apps on mobile devices. The mobile device management (MDM) solution lets you: Enforce password protection for the...