[image] What’s next for the Internet of Things?Frankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

What’s next for the Internet of Things?

IoT devices seem to be ubiquitous, but the truth is we’re not nearly there yet. In fact, IoT Analytics continues to predict steady growth as the future for IoT for years to come, with more than 27 billion devices online by 2025. They’re…

Ryan LaFlammeMar 29, 2022
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Trends in Education Networking

The EdTech space is evolving at a rapid pace. In addition to a drastic increase in remote…

Rebecca GrassingMar 1, 2022
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3 MSP Trends on the Rise in 2022

For a lot of modern business, MSPs play a valuable role. Supporting IT environments—whether…

Ryan LaFlammeFeb 1, 2022
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10 Best Network Monitoring Tools, Compared (2022)

There are plenty of options for network monitoring tools today, and that can make it hard to pick…

Destiny BertucciJan 21, 2022
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To Protect and Secure: Selling Cybersecurity as a Service (Webinar)

A new year brings new threats, new exploits—and new MSP opportunities in cybersecurity.…

Ryan LaFlammeJan 13, 2022
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How to Build a More Effective Service Desk (Webinar)

Patrick Albert, AVP of product management at Auvik, hosts business coach Rex Frank, CEO of…

Jamie AndersonJan 13, 2022
[image] Network Automation: What It Is, Where It’s Heading, and How to Start PlanningFrankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

Network Automation: What It Is, Where It’s Heading, and How to Start Planning

In our recent report for O’Reilly, authored by Auvik’s Director of Product Strategy Steve…

Rebecca GrassingJan 6, 2022
[image] Auvik’s Network Vendor Diversity 2021: Who Reigns the Network?Frankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

Auvik’s Network Vendor Diversity 2021: Who Reigns the Network?

At the end of November 2021, Auvik released our annual Network Vendor Diversity Report, and the…

Rebecca GrassingDec 21, 2021
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The 2021 Auvik Holiday Gift Guide for IT Pros!

It's that time of year. We’ve scoured the internet, and plumbed the depths of our company Slack…

Ryan LaFlammeNov 23, 2021
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The Top Networking Certifications Guide for 2021

There’s no denying that networking certifications can help you land the right job, or…

Lawrence PopaMay 5, 2021
[image] Machine Learning & AI Need to Be Part of Your Tech Strategy in 2021 – FIT 081Frankly MSP podcast iconTrends, forecasts & research

Machine Learning & AI Need to Be Part of Your Tech Strategy in 2021 – FIT 081

Now’s the time to add artificial intelligence & machine learning to your organization. The…

Ryan LaFlammeFeb 18, 2021
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Networks at Risk Due to Widespread Gaps in Basic Network Management Activities: Report

The Network Field Report 2021, a new study from Auvik Networks, reveals how in-house IT…

Ryan LaFlammeJan 19, 2021
[image] How COVID-19 Changed Our Internet Habits in 2020Frankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

How COVID-19 Changed Our Internet Habits in 2020

COVID-19 has us all spending more time in front of screens & has changed the way we use networks…

Steve PetryschukDec 15, 2020
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SD-WAN in the Age of WFH – FIT 075

With more people working from home permanently, will we see SD-WAN become a viable solution for…

Ryan LaFlammeNov 26, 2020
[image] 3 Key Trends From the 2020 Network Vendor Diversity ReportFrankly MSP blog iconAuvik

3 Key Trends From the 2020 Network Vendor Diversity Report

In the 2020 Network Vendor Diversity report, we analyzed a sample of 30,000 networks, compared…

Annette HynesNov 17, 2020
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The Big -aaS List of As-a-Service Offerings

If your head is spinning with all those cloud acronyms, don’t worry—you’re not the only…

Ryan LaFlammeNov 3, 2020
[image] How IT Pros Will Help the World Come Out Stronger After COVID-19Frankly MSP blog iconTech industry

How IT Pros Will Help the World Come Out Stronger After COVID-19

With the upheaval of COVID-19, we depend on networks, and the IT pros who keep them running, more…

Lindsay Windover-KroesApr 7, 2020
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Fight Back: What You Can Do About MSP-Targeted Ransomware – FMSP 051

Wes Spencer of Perch Security reviews the practical steps you can take to protect yourselves,…

Ryan LaFlammeOct 3, 2019
[image] 4 Key Takeaways From the 2019  Managing Network Vendor Diversity ReportFrankly MSP blog iconAuvik

4 Key Takeaways From the 2019 Managing Network Vendor Diversity Report

The managed services industry has experienced a lot of change: tech trends are evolving, new…

Annette HynesOct 1, 2019
[image] What Current Network Hardware Trends Mean for MSPs – Webinar (On Demand)Frankly MSP webinar iconTrends, forecasts & research

What Current Network Hardware Trends Mean for MSPs – Webinar (On Demand)

There are hundreds of network hardware vendors competing for market share on today’s managed…

Sarah Cunningham-ScharfSep 30, 2019
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8 Secret Struggles Today’s MSPs Are Dealing With

While MSPs are willing to share industry trends they’re taking advantage of, they’re not…

Annette HynesSep 24, 2019
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Survey Says! Managed Security Isn’t Optional – FMSP 041

Lynn Souza of Kyber Security shares why she chose to leave behind 30 years of branding to shift…

Ryan LaFlammeApr 18, 2019
[image] Digital Transformation Is Top IT Priority in 2019, TechTarget ReportsFrankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

Digital Transformation Is Top IT Priority in 2019, TechTarget Reports

Nearly 70% of businesses have digital transformation as their top IT priority in 2019, according…

Sarah Cunningham-ScharfMar 12, 2019
[image] MSP Hyperspecialization: Building Your Niche OfferingFrankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

MSP Hyperspecialization: Building Your Niche Offering

So you get the business benefits of hyperspecializing your MSP to serve a particular business…

Sarah Cunningham-ScharfNov 6, 2018
[image] MSP Hyperspecialization: A High Margin OpportunityFrankly MSP blog iconTech industry

MSP Hyperspecialization: A High Margin Opportunity

Jay McBain, an IT channel analyst at Forrester, says the MSP industry won’t die any time soon,…

Sarah Cunningham-ScharfOct 16, 2018
[image] Managing Hardware Vendor Diversity in an MSP – FMSP 027Frankly MSP podcast iconTrends, forecasts & research

Managing Hardware Vendor Diversity in an MSP – FMSP 027

A new industry report reveals the scope of vendor diversity in an MSP and the challenges you face…

Ryan LaFlammeSep 20, 2018
[image] Managing Network Vendor Diversity: The MSP ChallengeFrankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

Managing Network Vendor Diversity: The MSP Challenge

As an MSP that may manage anywhere from a handful of client networks to more than 100, you face a…

Alex HoffAug 28, 2018
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What’s the Deal With Digital Transformation – FMSP 021

Techaisle CEO Anurag Agrawal explains the true meaning of digital transformation and how MSPs can…

Ryan LaFlammeJun 28, 2018
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What Artificial Intelligence Means for MSPs

Artificial intelligence is a hot topic these days. If it’s starting to seem like something you…

Arnie BelliniMay 29, 2018
[image] Metrics That Matter: A New Era for ITSPs – Webinar (On Demand)Frankly MSP webinar iconTrends, forecasts & research

Metrics That Matter: A New Era for ITSPs – Webinar (On Demand)

Join us as we review the newest Metrics That Matter™report from Autotask and discuss what the…

Ryan LaFlammeMay 7, 2018
[image] The Biggest Operational Efficiency Leaks for MSPs – FMSP 017Frankly MSP podcast iconTrends, forecasts & research

The Biggest Operational Efficiency Leaks for MSPs – FMSP 017

CompTIA analyst Carolyn April shares findings from her newest report on who in the channel is…

Ryan LaFlammeMay 3, 2018
[image] How ‘Born in the Cloud’ Is Changing the MSP Business Model – FMSP 015Frankly MSP podcast iconTrends, forecasts & research

How ‘Born in the Cloud’ Is Changing the MSP Business Model – FMSP 015

Channel analyst Jay McBain explains the ‘born in the cloud’ trend along with other parts of…

Ryan LaFlammeApr 5, 2018
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Yes, You Can Predict the Future…Accurately – FMSP011

Futurist & NY Times bestselling author Daniel Burrus shares his framework for accurately…

Ryan LaFlammeFeb 8, 2018
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Are We In a New Age of MSPs?

As automation, cloud, data, and integration continue to affect every industry, the value and…

Sarah Cunningham-ScharfOct 31, 2017
[image] Is Amazon an MSP Threat or Opportunity? – FMSP 002Frankly MSP podcast iconTrends, forecasts & research

Is Amazon an MSP Threat or Opportunity? – FMSP 002

Larry Walsh of The 2112 Group offers insight into Amazon’s market moves and what they mean for…

Ryan LaFlammeOct 5, 2017
[image] Threat or Gold Mine? What Lies Ahead for Managed ServicesFrankly MSP blog icon

Threat or Gold Mine? What Lies Ahead for Managed Services

“This is the shift that will dominate the future of IT services,” says Arnie Bellini, CEO of…

Ryan LaFlammeNov 8, 2016
[image] IT Asset Disposition: An MSP Opportunity That’s Anything But TrashFrankly MSP blog icon

IT Asset Disposition: An MSP Opportunity That’s Anything But Trash

Managing old gear is the bane of many an MSP’s existence. But why not turn that problem into a…

Ryan LaFlammeOct 25, 2016
[image] As Network Value Skyrockets, Network Managers Become Increasingly EssentialFrankly MSP blog iconTrends, forecasts & research

As Network Value Skyrockets, Network Managers Become Increasingly Essential

Networks have become an indispensable part of life in the 21st century. Just how much is a…

Ryan LaFlammeSep 6, 2016
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Network Management Megatrends for MSPs to Know About

A new report from EMA looks at network management “megatrends” for 2016. It reveals some very…

Ryan LaFlammeMay 3, 2016
[image] 22 Network Industry Statistics to Use and ShareFrankly MSP blog icon

22 Network Industry Statistics to Use and Share

Sometimes a few numbers come in handy: A well-placed stat can give a client presentation, blog…

Ryan LaFlammeApr 19, 2016
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Why Good Network Management Is More Important Than Ever

Network management tops the list of plans and concerns for IT administrators in 2015, a new…

Marc MorinMar 17, 2015
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8 Networking Trends to Watch in 2015

What networking trends will we see come to life in 2015? Think security, speed, and cloud.

Kevin DooleyJan 6, 2015