It's almost impossible to be too cautious about safeguarding your company's creative assets -- and it's never too early to start taking defensive steps.
Earlier this year, a huge bust in China shut down a major pipeline that had been funneling pirated Microsoft and Symantec software to the U.S. market. Some partners helped the pirates. Some partners sided with authorities.
Microsoft and Cisco are talking about collaboration in the nascent unified communications space, but they're approaching it from two very different angles. With customers heavily invested in both vendors' technologies, partners don't need to take sides -- yet.
Plan on very warm weather -- and very hot food.
Systems Integrators: MSPP offers new QuickStart program for systems integrators.
Q&A: Small Business Specialist Arlin Sorensen says today's SMBs represent a whole new breed -- but still offer plenty of opportunities for partners.
Channel News: Managed services, product pep talks and new partner benefits top the agenda at SMB Nation 2007.