MSPs Shouldn’t Look to Cloud Computing for the Future

Besides the turbulent history managed service providers have had with cloud computing over the years, there may be even more of a reason for MSPs to b...

MSPAlliance Launches GDPR Program for Service Providers

The International Association of Cloud & Managed Service Providers (MSPAlliance®) today launched a comprehensive program for its service provider...

Mainstream Technologies Completes Annual MSP/Cloud Verify Certification

Mainstream Technologies today announced that it has successfully completed the annual MSPAlliance MSP/Cloud Verify Program (MSPCV) certification proce...

A Few Random Thoughts on MSP Consolidation

Inevitably, when we get word of a merger or acquisition involving a managed service provider there is renewed talk about consolidation in the managed ...

State of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) for MSPs

IT service providers have had their world rocked by the rapid expansion of mobile platforms and VDI technology over the past decade. Suddenly, their c...

DIY Managed Services

There have a been a lot of new MSPs joining MSPAlliance recently, all of them looking for resources and advice on starting a managed services business...

Kaseya-Unitrends Merger Analyzed: What MSPs Need to Know

If the merger between RMM/PSA company Kaseya and backup vendor Unitrends is a surprise to you, then you haven't been paying attention. The merger, an...

Managed Services Spending Forecast Just Got Upgraded for 2018

For anyone wondering whether 2018 was going to be a great year of opportunity for managed service providers, this article should put any doubts to res...

MSP-Essentials Workshop

MSPAlliance Introduces the MSP-Essentials Workshop! Everything a MSP Needs to Prosper in 2018 We've assembled a team of experts to join us ...

The Right Way To Do a MSP Roll Up

If you can’t beat em, join em. This represents my feelings on the following matter of M&A roll up strategies for managed services and cloud comp...