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Nov 26, 2019   |  By Richard Tubb
I recently had a conversation with an IT business owner who told me he felt burned out. While his business experienced steady growth over the past 12 months—and he was pleased with the positive impact on his bottom line—he felt like he’d achieved this success at the expense of his health. I knew how he felt. I’d been there too. Chances are, like a lot of people in our industry, you’ve been there too.
Nov 12, 2019   |  By Annette Hynes
2011 was a big year for pop culture: Prince William and Kate Middleton tied the knot, Ashton Kutcher replaced Charlie Sheen in Two and a Half Men, and the theatrical release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 marked the end of an era. While our eyes were turned to the screen, something else was happening—two former co-workers were deciding it was time to start a new adventure together. Know what that means?
Oct 29, 2019   |  By Annette Hynes
Wi-Fi 6, or 802.11ax if you want to get technical, is the latest version of the 802.11 standard for wireless network transmissions that we all know as Wi-Fi. And if you’ve been on any tech news websites lately, you’ll know the topic is taking the tech world by storm. To get to the bottom of all the Wi-Fi 6 buzz, we talked with Lee Badman, a wireless network architect and expert, about what it means for MSPs and whether they should buy into the hype.
Oct 22, 2019   |  By Richard Tubb
A core tenet of managed services is the ability of an MSP to support multiple clients, in various locations, all without ever leaving your desk. While this approach is more efficient and profitable than dispatching engineers out to client sites to deal with every support ticket that comes in, there’s a catch. The challenge is when you become good at doing managed services in this way, you don’t have much of an excuse to visit your client sites at all.
Oct 15, 2019   |  By Annette Hynes
What is cloud computing? If you’ve been asked this question by a client, you know there isn’t an easy answer—it really depends on who you ask, and every article seems to say it’s something different. But as cloud adoption continues to rise, you’ll likely be asked this question over and over again, and you’ll want a simple answer you can rely on. So we’ve broken it down for you.
Sep 17, 2018   |  By Auvik
Download our ebook to discover the 6 most common network blind spots and how to avoid them.
Sep 17, 2018   |  By Auvik
Download this eBook to discover how you can drive more revenue with expanded network offerings.
Sep 1, 2018   |  By Auvik
As a network administrator, it’s vitally important to have a detailed understanding of your topology. Whether you’re troubleshooting, building out a network expansion, or showing management how your network design protects the business, an accurate and readable map is a must.
Nov 8, 2019   |  By Auvik Networks
Our MSP partners know what features they need to make the most of Auvik—and our product team has heard their requests. That’s why we’ve made a bunch of updates to our network management software in 2019, and we’re planning even more heading into 2020. After all, ‘Wow our customers!’ is rule #1 of the Auvik Way.
Aug 9, 2019   |  By Auvik Networks
Have you ever encountered a tough network issue and needed a step-by-step troubleshooting process and the right tools to quickly identify and remedy it? For the most challenging network analysis issues, you may have resorted to costly, time-consuming “sniffer” tools that require a degree just to set up and capture data—let alone to make heads or tails of the results.
Jul 30, 2019   |  By Auvik Networks
As an MSP, you put a lot of time and effort into building trust with your clients. When you earn it, they’re more receptive to your advice and recommendations—your relationship (and related MRR) can continue to grow.
Jul 29, 2019   |  By Auvik Networks
As an MSP, you put a lot of time and effort into earning your clients’ trust. But that trust can be broken with just three short words…“I don’t know.” With Auvik TrafficInsights™, you won’t have to worry. It’s the visibility you need to troubleshoot network issues—fast.
Jul 18, 2019   |  By Auvik Networks
Join Steve Petryschuk, Auvik's Director of Systems Engineering, as he steps you through the key features and benefits of Auvik's network monitoring and management system for MSPs.