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HP ProLiant MicroServer for Dummies makes life easier!

Compliments of HP, this newly released Wiley book is perfect for your SMB customers to learn about server and networking basics (and no, we’re not calling your customers dummies). 2015-05-14-Blog-699x466.jpg

Only 60 days remain until Windows Server 2003 End of Service!

If you have not yet begun migrating to Windows Server 2012 R2, NOW is the time! Don’t wait until it is too late. Windows Server 2003 End of Service is only 60 days away.



Flex Slot BBU packs power into your rack

HP and Microsoft know that your SMB customers need their IT when they need it! To help customers, HP and Microsoft are constantly creating new technologies to help keep customers' IT highly available.



Discover the benefits of HP Flash Media Devices

HP and Microsoft have taken leading positions in the advancement of virtualization technology. In this session of Coffee Coaching, we take a closer look at a few of these advancements.



HP Microsoft building blocks for SMB server based networks

Do you currently have customers using a peer-to-peer network—a setup where a group of computers are connected together so that users can share resources and information? While this setup can be great, there are a few disadvantages. First, it can be difficult for users to track where their information is located, and it is possible for multiple versions of the same file to exist on different computers in the workgroup. In addition, backing up is much more difficult (often resulting in users not backing up at all).


Instead of relying on a peer-to-peer network, we suggest moving your customers to a Server Based Network. In a Server Based Network, the server is the central location where users share and access networked resources. This dedicated computer—the server—controls the level of access that users have to the shared resources and their shared data is in one location, making it easy to backup critical business information.



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