Episode 28 – Market Consolidation … and Amazon’s Massive Mesh Network

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/11477315/height/100/width//thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/1346593/custom-color/87A93A” height=”100″ width=”100%” scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Topic 1: Terms that are totally missused. What terms should we stop using? Dave’s nominee is “Market Consolidation.” We have a lot of M&A…

Episode 24: Smart Stocks, Smart Houses, Smart Announcements

Episode 24: Smart Stocks, Smart Houses, Smart Announcements

Topic One on this episode is Jim Cramer’s recent “Primer” on cloud stocks.    See: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/21/cramers-primer-on-cloud-stocks-know-the-company-if-you-want-to-own.html We don’t give investing advice, but we go deep on what it means for IT service providers. We need…

Episode 23: Ransomware Reckoning for MSPs?

Episode 23: Ransomware Reckoning for MSPs?

Topic 1: Is a reckoning coming for MSPs? Ransomware attacks are getting worst – and getting broader coverage. We take on the topic head-on. Links mentioned: – https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/22/us/ransomware-attacks-hacking.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share – https://www.channelfutures.com/mssp-insider/texas-ransomware-attack-presents-opportunity-for-mssps-other-providers What do you do? How…

KIT Episode 20: Live from CompTIA ChannelCon

KIT Episode 20: Live from CompTIA ChannelCon

Live from CompTIA ChannelCon. Recorded in the “Think and Drink Lounge.” We have lots of reflections about the activities and people at ChannelCon. Topic One: There’s a growing tendency to encourage people to skip college…