Dave Sobel

Private Equity for MSPs: If he says its bad, why did this owner sell to one?

Peter Melby is CEO of Greystone Technology. He’s spoken out about how private equity is bad for MSPs and for the MSP market. Now, he’s sold to one. Learn who he is, what his perspective is, and what did — and did not — change. What is your…

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Fri Jan 15 2021: CES roundup, a collection of note, and SolarWinds again

Three things to know today   CES did happen A roundup of stories on the journey AND Solarwinds – the roundup

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Thu Jan 14: Microsoft sales competes with its partners, Projections for managed and cloud services, and internet blocks

Three things to know today   Microsoft may be moving more aggressively against its partners New Managed and cloud services data AND Three different kinds of internet blocks

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Wed Jan 13 2021: Inconsistent Work from home data, Ecosystems gets RingCentral noticed, and Parler just didn’t close the door

Three things to know today   Lessons from inconsistent work from home data Ecosystems get someone noticed AND Parler wasn’t hacked, they just didn’t close the door.

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Tue Jan 12 2021: Violence against tech workers?, Market data on phones and computers, and SolarWinds timeline released

Three things to know today  Threats of violence against tech workers Market data on phones and computers AND Solarwinds releases a detailed timeline

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Episode 94 – Open Source RMM and Touchless Controls of the Future

One very serious topic, and two somewhat-lighter topics this week. Please post questions or comments. And don’t forget to share with your friends. Topic 1: Open Source Managed Service Tools? Here’s a seriously interesting question: Is open source…

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Mon Jan 11 2021: Tech shuts down Trump; AWS deals with HBO; CEO experience, and extortionware

.    Four things to know today   More tech fallout   A key detail to learn from AWS CEO Experience – is it as good as promised? AND Security moves in two kinds of extortion

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Low Code, No Code, and Platforms: Perspective for Providers from DayBack

An interview with John Sindelar, discussing low code and no code, as well as their approach to platforms. He offers insights on how providers should understand these key concepts.

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Fri Jan 8 2021: Endpoint complexity, Windows 7, 2021 Managed Services Spending… and SolarWinds

Four things to know today   Endpoint complexity Windows 7 deployments 2021 Managed Services spending AND More SolarWinds

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Thu Jan 7 2021: Tech fallout from DC, WiFi 6E, and will SolarWinds Orion survive?

Three things to know today  Tech fallout from yesterday in DC WiFI 6E is here AND Data tell us if SolarWinds Orion will survive

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