itopia Releases New Dashboard For Its Cloud Desktop Automation Platform
MIAMI, FL. – March 20, 2018 – DaaS software provider itopia today announced a new dashboard for its end-to-end cloud desktop automation and orchestration platform, making it easier and more intuitive to migrate desktops and apps to Google Cloud.   itopia, a Google
Mar 20, 2018
Preparing For Generation Z In The Workplace
Just when businesses finally started to figure out how to attract and accommodate millennials, they now need to start preparing for generation Z in the workplace. Generation Z is roughly defined as those born between between 1995 and 2010, and is the
Feb 28, 2018
Chrome Devices Are Enterprise-ready. How You Can Run Windows On Chromebooks
As an increasing number of businesses are considering switching to Chromebooks, chances are many still rely on Windows-based applications.This begs the question: “Can I run Windows on Chromebooks?” The answer is yes. Connecting to virtual desktops and applications hosted on a Windows server
Feb 22, 2018
itopia’s Desktop-as-a-service Platform Now On Google Cloud Launcher And Orbitera Test Drive
MIAMI, FL. – February 13, 2018 – DaaS software provider itopia today announced the availability of its CAS automation and orchestration platform on Google Cloud Launcher and Orbitera Test Drive   itopia, a Google Cloud Desktop-as-a-Service Technology Partner, is
Feb 13, 2018
Planning And Implementing A Vdi Migration; Why You Should Consider The Cloud
If you’ve been tasked to perform a VDI migration by management, you’re not alone. Think about it in terms of market growth. The global virtual desktop infrastructure market is expected to reach $10.5 billion by 2023, up from
Feb 9, 2018
Making The Case For Shorter Hardware Refresh Cycles
Establishing a solid hardware refresh cycle strategy has always been a tough feat. Not long ago, it was common practice to follow a five to eight year refresh cycle. Even with that seemingly simple guideline, companies faced two critical challenges. If they replaced servers too
Jan 31, 2018
Citrix Vs. RDS For Cloud Desktops? It’s A Question Worth Asking Today
Wherever you are on your cloud desktop journey, the Citrix vs. RDS question is bound to come up—and for good reason. The two approaches have many differences. Further, there are legitimate concerns about the cost and complexity of virtual desktop environments-not to mention
Jan 26, 2018
Do You Need Citrix Engineers To Pull Off Your Cloud Desktop Strategy?
If you’re considering hiring more Citrix engineers to execute your cloud desktop strategy this year, it’s worth rethinking your overall talent acquisition strategy. Let’s face it—Citrix engineers come at a hefty price, and chances are you are under significant pressure to cut IT
Jan 17, 2018
Cloud Cost Management: How To Keep The Meter In Check
Anyone who has ever been stuck in a traffic jam in a taxi knows the helpless feeling as the meter keeps ticking away even though you’re going nowhere.  Thankfully (for some), modern ride sharing services have relieved passengers of that pain by providing
Jan 15, 2018
itopia Integrates With ConnectWise To Accelerate MSP Growth
Industry’s Leading Cloud IT Management Portal for Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Reports Explosive Growth and Readies for More with New ConnectWise Alliance   MIAMI, FL – itopia, a leading Google Cloud Technology Partner, has successfully integrated ConnectWise’s industry leading business management platform for Information Technology
Oct 24, 2017
Remote App: Save Resources And Deliver The Right Apps
When you are providing cloud services, there are certain situations where it makes sense to scale up and down the resources to meet your client’s specific business needs.   Server resources can be decreased significantly, if instead of deploying a full blown
Oct 19, 2017
Five Reasons Your Windows Workloads Belong On The Google Cloud
Today, the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is the best kept secret in the IT channel. The Google Cloud is Google’s answer to AWS, providing hyperscale cloud services to enterprises, channel partners, and software developers worldwide.   When I suggest to MSP business
Sep 11, 2017
Three Secret Strategies To Decrease Your Cloud Infrastructure Costs With Google
It’s no big secret that Google Cloud has invested billions in building out their cloud infrastructure. Google has also staked out a clear strategy to be more price competitive than both AWS and Azure.   Thanks to
Sep 1, 2017
Ftp Server: Helping With Data Migrations Or Scanning To The Cloud
FTP server for data transfer has been around for a while and it’s still a useful tool for data migrations and certain hybrid deployments leveraging on-premises work flows and the cloud.  FTP is also cost-effective and easy to setup. If you’re preparing to
Aug 24, 2017
Five Marketing Truths For Any MSP
I recently spent an hour with a group of MSP business owners at HTG talking about marketing. My goal was to share some marketing best practices and insights gleamed from nearly two decades of working with channel partners.   Rather than focus
Aug 22, 2017