Technology fuels businesses large and small. Businesses are embracing digital transformation as they place a high priority on retaining customers, expanding into new markets, improving business processes and innovating with new products and services. That mindset is fueling IT spending, which Gartner predicts to grow by 2.9 percent in worldwide in 2017, reaching $3.5 trillion, after a slight dip last year.

Power Up the Promise of Technology

Learn how Ingram Micro helps shorten the sales cycle for technology solution providers.
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Companies today are looking to upgrade their data centers in an effort to meet ever-increasing demands from end users—and the challenges of today’s data-intensive business environment. They want to provision their IT services faster, strengthen security and control, and lower operating costs while ensuring the “always on” availability that’s critical to success.

Helping customers address the data availability challenge

At the November Ingram ONE event in Las Vegas Veeam showcased their data availability solutions to help customers address the data availability change. See how.
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By Larry Walsh 

Applying Principles in Practice

Smart solution providers take what they’ve learned—through experience, the lessons of experts and others’ success stories—and apply it to build a better business.
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At Fall ONE in Las Vegas last month, NVIDIA the leader in accelerated computing, showcased its latest GPU (graphics processing unit) technology that’s having a far-reaching impact on how today’s enterprises manage, process and utilize data.

The GPU technology that’s transforming big data

NVIDIA the leader in accelerated computing showcased the NVIDIA DGX-1 at Fall ONE in Las Vegas last month. See the impact this GPU technology is having today.
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By Larry Walsh 

Raising expectations: aiming for greater growth

Solution providers that lay out an ambitious plan for growth have a greater chance of achieving it.
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 An improperly maintained and aging UPS (uninterruptible power supply) can fail. And when it does, it’s invariably at the worst possible time, when it’s difficult for your customers to secure capital for replacements. This puts their data and business-critical applications, not to mention their entire business operation, at risk.

Power and cooling managed services offer a powerful new revenue source

Learn more about how APC by Schneider Electric recently unveiled its new power and cooling managed services program at Ingram Micro's Fall ONE in Las Vegas.
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Are you getting the maximum value from partner programs? The connections IT services providers have with vendors should be secondary only to the relationships they have with the clients. There are certainly cases where they may be more important than a single customer, and their value continues to increase as the complexity of the technology grows.

Put more horsepower (and profitability) into your vendor relationships

Are you getting the maximum value from partner programs? Learn best practices for stronger partnerships.
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By Larry Walsh

Effective Execution: Is Your Team Ready?

You have a strategy, but does your business have the appropriate resources in place to properly execute it?
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Last month, at Fall ONE, Nuance Communications, a worldwide leader in voice and language solutions, showcased its latest PDF software: Power PDF. With its ability to quickly and easily convert, edit, annotate and share documents, Power PDF will help your customers create more efficient workflows and free them from the compromises found with some other PDF applications.

THE SMART PDF SOLUTION FOR SERIOUS BUSINESS

Nuance's PowerPDF 2 has the ability to quickly and easily convert, edit, annotate and share documents. See how it's freeing users from other PDF applications.
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In the technology world, staying ahead of the curve is key. At Ingram Micro ONE, you definitely saw the latest and greatest in hardware, software, connectivity and much more and had the chance to learn about new opportunities in a variety of areas.

Belkin & Linksys: Taking advantage of new opportunities

In the technology world, staying ahead of the curve is key. See how Belkin and Linksys are changing the landscape and how we look at the education and SMB market.
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The Art of Communication in a Changing World

Putting your audience first leads to greater success in a challenging marketplace.
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Small Business Through Ingram Micro

The Ingram Micro small business blog provides tips, tricks, and advice for small-business owners and IT professionals.  It seeks to give business owners and IT professionals a place where they can ask questions, get advice, compare notes, and learn from one another’s mistakes.  The small business blog contributors also highlight unique programs and services that Ingram Micro provides to support your business.

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