Dave Sobel

Understanding NIS2: A Deep Dive into European Cybersecurity Regulation with Erik Jan Frieser

On this bonus episode of the Business of Tech, Erik Jan Frieser joins host Dave Sobel to discuss the upcoming NIS2 regulation in Europe. They delve into the importance of compliance for customer safety and the impact of NIS2 directive on IT service providers. Tune in to learn more about navigating this regulatory landscape and staying compliant in the tech industry.

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Dave Sobel Appears on Slow Smoked Business with Jarrod Morgan

A feed drop of Slow-Smoked Business with Jarrod Morgan. Dave appeared on Jarrod’s show, Jarrod and Dave cook up tech insights and meats alike, discussing AI’s impact, the evolution of social media, and the future of tech, all while smoking meats in their backyards.

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Key Insights from the Service Leadership Compensation Report with Peter Kujawa

On this bonus episode of the Business of Tech, Peter Kujawa discusses the recent compensation report released by Service Leadership. The report covers insights on how compensation works, where increases are happening, remote work, unlimited PTO, and more. Tune in to discover key data points and trends in the industry.

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Wed Apr-03-2024: Microsoft Changes 365 Offerings: Teams Separated, Copilot Updates, Nerdio Releases, CompTIA Embraces AI

On this episode of the Business of Tech Lounge, host Dave Sobel discusses Microsoft’s changes to 365 offerings, Nerdio’s new management tools, CompTIA embracing AI, insights from Peter Kujawa of Service Leadership, and NIS2 insight with Eric-Jean Frieser. The show also covers ConnectWise’s annual MSP Threat Report, highlighting key cybersecurity incidents and trends from the past year, such as the focus on defense evasion tactics by threat actors. Stay informed and engaged with the latest tech news in the industry!

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Navigating the AI Sales Revolution: Insights from Thomas Ryan

On this bonus episode of the Business of Tech, Thomas Ryan from Bigly Sales discusses the impact of AI sales agents on the sales process. Thomas explains how they automate the lead intake process using SMS, transforming how companies handle leads from various platforms like Facebook and TikTok. Tune in to learn more about the future of AI in sales!

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The Future of Managed Services Providers with Nick Lorizio

In this bonus episode of The Business of Tech, host Dave interviews Nick Lorizio, founder of Astute Technologists, a new managed services provider. Nick shares his journey from a business management and leadership major to the world of MSPs. He highlights the importance of human expertise in cybersecurity and discusses the role of managed services in small businesses. Tune in for insights into the evolving landscape of managed services with a fresh perspective from a young entrepreneur.

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The Business of Tech Lounge – Wednesday, March 27 2024

On today’s episode of the Business of Tech Lounge, Dave Sobel discusses new insights on compensation, running a business, and AI’s impact on sales. Guests include Peter Kujawa, Fred Carey, Nick Lorizio, and Thomas Ryan. The episode covers AI-enhanced cybersecurity tools, waste management, and AI’s potential impact on diets. N-Able shared its Ecoverse vision at the Empower event in Texas, focusing on transforming IT management for MSPs through integrations with Rewst and HaloPSA to streamline workflows and data management.

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Episode 207 – Bigger and Bigger MSPs, AI, and How to Consume Advice

Check out the bonus Killing IT content on MSP Radio’s Business of Tech podcast! Today’s a great day to subscribe to that: https://www.businessof.tech/subscribe/ — — —  Topic 1: The Current State of Mergers, Acquisition, and MSP Consolidation…

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Fri Mar-29-2024: Federal Cybersecurity Regulations, AI Ethics, DEI Initiatives, and Tech Innovations

In this episode of the Business of Tech podcast, Dave Sobel covers three key topics: the release of best practices for MSP cybersecurity measures by CISA and the NSA, the Q1 2024 diversity report, and the emotional quotient of AI. Additionally, there’s a discussion on the new rule for reporting cyber incidents in critical infrastructure organizations by CISA, impacting a wide range of entities, including small businesses.

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Thu Mar-28-2024: Generative AI Struggles and RPA’s Future, Intel and Microsoft Define AI-Powered PC

Today’s episode of the Business of Tech explores the challenges faced by startups and companies using generative AI, highlighting how the technology has not lived up to its initial hype. Intel and Microsoft are redefining AI-powered PCs, while automation and AI are poised to enhance RPA capabilities. Generative AI, particularly chatbots like ChatGPT, is experiencing criticism and setbacks, with concerns about errors, intellectual property, cost, and environmental impact. Some startups are struggling, and companies are realizing generative AI is not the solution they once thought it would be.

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