Choosing the right Cloud Backup Solution for your MSP practice

While your clients might think that moving to Office 365 means automatically getting a built-in backup system, savvy MSPs know that this is not the case. Data loss happens in the cloud, as our previous blog on “The Role of Cloud Backup in Office 365” discussed, and it happens on a surprisingly regular basis. When a “Whoops! I didn’t mean to delete that email/folder/SharePoint site” moment happens, clients that have a robust, easily-accessed backup in place are quite a bit happier than those that do not.

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Meet a SAM! - Sarah Gilbert

By Trent Schwartz on May 14, 2018

What’s a SAM? Internally, we call our support technicians SAMs (SkyKick Account Managers) because of their level of technical expertise and their collaborative, consultative approach to helping partners. When partners call into our free, unlimited phone and email support, they immediately get someone with the knowledge to investigate, troubleshoot, and resolve Partner questions.

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Meet a SAM! - Rick Stenson

By Trent Schwartz on Apr 18, 2018

What’s a SAM? Internally, we call our support technicians SAMs (SkyKick Account Managers) because of their level of technical expertise and their collaborative, consultative approach to helping partners. When partners call into our free, unlimited phone and email support, they immediately get someone with the knowledge to investigate, troubleshoot, and resolve Partner questions.

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The role of Cloud Backup in Office 365

Cloud Backup is becoming a critical component within the cloud management service mix of most IT Solution Providers. Since business continuity and data protection are of paramount importance in a successful MSP practice, this blog seeks to:

  • Share a factual view of the various threats and underlying risks to data in the cloud.
  • Clarify the role of an Office 365 backup solution in a spectrum of related data protection approaches like BCDR, Archiving and Legal Hold.
  • Describe how SkyKick Cloud Backup fits the data protection needs for the customer, while creating more recurring revenue streams...
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Meet a SAM! - Joe Tran

By Trent Schwartz on Mar 23, 2018

What’s a SAM? Internally, we call our support technicians SAMs (SkyKick Account Managers) because of their level of technical expertise and their collaborative, consultative approach to helping partners. When partners call into our free, unlimited phone and email support, they immediately get someone with the knowledge to investigate, troubleshoot, and resolve Partner questions.

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How SkyKick helps migrate from mixed-protocol email environments

SkyKick comprehensive automation streamlines migrations to Office 365 from all the major email protocols. But what if a customer has a mix of source email protocols? Yes, it may add some complexity, especially if there is more than one protocol on a domain. But even then, we have you covered!
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Magnitech Solutions Partner Spotlight

By Ken Jackson on Mar 6, 2018

The team of IT experts at Magnitech Solutions, Inc. in Naperville, Illinois prides itself on providing “white glove” service to clients, who get to enjoy all of the benefits of working with an enterprise-strength IT department but at a fraction of the cost. Their  managed IT services include -site and remote support, cloud services, project work, virtual CIO and more, providing clients a single point of contact to address all of their IT issues.

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Meet a SAM! - Lincoln Crane

By Trent Schwartz on Mar 5, 2018

What’s a SAM? Internally, we call our support technicians SAMs (SkyKick Account Managers) because of their level of technical expertise and their collaborative, consultative approach to helping partners. When partners call into our free, unlimited phone and email support, they immediately get someone with the knowledge to investigate, troubleshoot, and resolve Partner questions.

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Grow your migration practice with "O to O migrations"

One of the most frequent questions our partners ask us is if SkyKick migration technology can perform Office 365 to Office 365 (O to O) migrations. The answer to that question is yes, we absolutely can.

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How to set up your Azure Internal Use Rights + FREE SkyKick Cloud Backup for Office 365

By Florin Berbeneciuc on Feb 21, 2018

 

This blog provides an overview of the Microsoft’s Internal Use Rights Benefits (IUR Benefits) from SkyKick, it guides a partner through the steps to get the Cloud Backup benefit started, and answers common questions about the setup. 

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