Aaron Russo - Senior Manager for Tech Sales Data Center
Aaron Russo
Senior Manager for Tech Sales Data Center
Jeff Stork - Software Delivery Practice Manager
Jeff Stork
Senior Service Manager
Lane Shelton - Vice President of Software Business Development
Lane Shelton
Vice President of Software Business Development
Tony Dancona - Vice President of VMware EUC
Tony Dancona
VP VMware EUC, Solutions and Services
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Transform Your Business

Innovate Faster and Simplify Operations with Cisco Digitization

by Justin Zuill | 07.08.16

More and more, companies are looking to develop a digital strategy as a way to transform their organization. But with the fast-changing nature of technology, digital transformation is not a single, one-time project that can be completed instantaneously. But rather, it’s a long-term evaluation of organizational, technological, and operational approaches to change the way you do business. And a central feature of the digital age is the customer experience. Developing a digital strategy enables your customers to:

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Keep Your Finger on the Pulse of Software Trends

See what the latest stats reveal

by Rick Sabarese | 05.27.16

Connection recently partnered with industry-leading technology research organization IDG to learn more about today’s top software trends and challenges. The responses we received help illustrate today’s emerging software trends. For example, did you know that half of our respondents are planning to move existing workloads to the cloud; and 30% report they will do so by the end of 2016? Additionally, of those IT decision makers polled, the majority plan to investigate Microsoft Azure as a potential cloud platform.

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Office 365

Office 365 Transition Potholes

Avoid Obstacles on the Road to Success

by Patrick Renzi | 05.18.16

It’s a question I get asked just about every time I speak to someone regarding Office 365. What questions should I be asking about the transition? What should I look out for? What is going to happen that I am not expecting? Well that’s the thing: not knowing what to expect makes it awfully hard to plan what to do when it happens. But what if you had a Magic 8-Ball? Something that could warn you of what might happen, before it does. Sadly, such a device doesn’t exist. But where there is no magic, there is Connection—armed with the experts to help you find the answers you’re looking for. Let’s start with some things about Office 365 that may not be completely advertised.

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Cloud Computing

Cloud Storage and Disaster Recovery

The Dynamic Duo of IT

by Kevin O'Connor | 05.16.16

It may look like everyone is adopting cloud technology. However, IDG Research shows that over half of IT leaders (56%) say they are still identifying IT operations that are candidates for a move to the cloud. Connection is seeing more movement to cloud storage and disaster recovery (DR), because they provide immediate benefits and relief to both the IT environment and staff. Check out some of these statistics.

Tags:Amazon Web ServicesCloudCloud StorageCloud TechnologyConnectionDisaster RecoveryGoogle ChromeIDGIDG ResearchITMicrosoftPublic CloudSMB


Easily Customize Your Next Rollout

Learn about Connection’s Unique Capabilities

by John Moran | 04.11.16

Recently, we at Connection finished migrating to a new warehouse and fulfillment center in Wilmington, OH. This cutting-edge facility has doubled our capacity for shipping and custom configuration, which will not only help us handle orders and complete projects efficiently today, but well into the future. As we place a huge emphasis on customer service and satisfaction, we are pleased to announce this new base of operations.

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