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9/28/2022 Fast Company's website shuts after Apple News feed hacked - ....U.S. business and media publication Fast Company's Apple News account was hacked on Tuesday evening, the company said, prompting it to shut down ... B.C. government denies websites were hacked , blames firmware update - Technology ....Numerous British Columbia government websites were out of service for almost 12 hours last weekend. Researchers Warn of New Go-based Malware Targeting Windows and Linux Systems.... A new,...

Today's Hacked!

9/27/22022 Hacked China alleges U.S. NSA hacked infrastructure, sent data back to HQ - CNBC ....China alleges U.S. spy agency hacked key infrastructure and sent user data ... the U.S.'s National Security Agency of hacking specific targets. Cyber sleuth alleges $160M Wintermute hack was an inside job - Cointelegraph ...A fresh new crypto conspiracy theory is afoot — this time in relation to last week's $160 million hack on algorithmic market maker Wintermute ... 'Patriotic Hacking ' Is No...

MSP & MSSP Industry Notes for September 26yj, 2022

Sponsored by July 24th, 2022 Arcoa Group Why partnering with ARCOA makes sense Electronics Recycling is an important and profitable part of the IT asset lifecycle, but it can be overwhelming with all you already do, varying state regulations, and the limited resources at hand. That’s where ARCOA comes in. When you partner with ARCOA, you get all the benefits of a big company without any of the capital investment. We’ve been doing this since 1989 and have the expertise, certifications, and...

Today's Hacked!

US arm of Israeli defense giant Elbit Systems says it was hacked - TechCrunch ...Spokespeople for both Elbit in the U.S. and Israel did not respond to a request for comment. The hacked subsidiary's Haifa, Israel-based parent ... Uber hacker arrested, Microsoft SQL hacked , CircleCI GitHub hack - CISO Series ....London police arrest teenage Uber hacking suspect, Microsoft SQL servers hacked , GitHub attackers impersonate CircleCI platform. Ukraine Cracks Down on Group Selling Hacked Accounts...

This Week in the Copier Industry Five Years Ago

This Week in the Copier Industry Five Years Ago Last Week of September 2017 sponsored by For me, tomorrow is he first sales day of the last quarter for 2022. With 75% of the year complete, net new has evaded me and it's not because lack of effort. Sometimes you eat the bear and sometimes the bear eats you, in my case the bear has been taking me to lunch each and every day this year. Something is going to change....... I'm looking for help, I need to reach out to KM, Toshiba and HP...

This Week in the Copier Industry 10 Years Ago

This Week in the Copier Industry 10 Years Ago Last Week of September 2012 sponsored by I may have to throttle back a bit on posting and writing because Kathy and I have family member that is in ill health. Family is more important and I need to focus on helping. I'm looking for help, I need to reach out to KM, Toshiba and HP principals. I'm willing to offer free Premium/VIP memberships for the team along with some other stuff. Please contact me for details apost@p4photel.com -=Good Selling=...

When You Uncover Your Why, You Uncover Your Way, And This Creates Self-Confidence.

What is your why? To build trust, you must bring your authentic self to your clients and future clients. Question becomes, how do you discover your authentic self? Discovering your WHY is the best and fastest way to get a window into what makes you tick. We have a choice in how we show up. Whether this be in sales, or in life; there are choices. Some of you will show up because of what you do. You will measure your success by what you sell, how well you sell it, and how many clients you...

This Week in the Copier Industry 15 Years Ago

This Week in the Copier Industry 15 Years Ago Last Week of September 2007 sponsored by Seems I might have pulled up a mere $3K from getting my quota for the quarter. I was supposed to have the documents via DocuSign on Thursday, then Friday and yes I emailed the client asking to send them today if possible. I should have done it the old fashioned way and paid a trip to that office and wait until the docs were signed! I'm looking for help, I need to reach out to KM, Toshiba and HP principals.

Today's Hacked!

9/21/2022 2K Hacked , Warns Affected Users to Change All Their Stored Passwords - IGN .....Publisher 2K has warned users against opening emails or clicking links from its support services after confirming it has been hacked Hacked Crypto Market Maker Wintermute Has $200M in Outstanding DeFi Debt - CoinDesk ..... Hacked Crypto Market Maker Wintermute Has $200M in Outstanding DeFi Debt. The firm's CEO described the company as solvent following the $160 million ... Websites of major Russian...

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Duplo to Spotlight New B2 Enhancement and Finishing Solutions at Expo

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Duplo USA Corporation, the leading provider of innovative print finishing solutions, is set to exhibit at PRINTING United in Las Vegas its growing portfolio of automated print embellishment, packaging, and finishing solutions with B2-format equipment at the front and center. A wide range of products will be making their North American debut including the DuSense DDC-8000 B2 Raised Spot UV Coater, the DC-746 B2 Slitter/Cutter/Creaser, the DSM-1000 B2 Platen Die Cutter, and the Ultra B2...Read More...
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BTA’s Fall Colors Retreat to Be Held Oct. 13-14 in Asheville, North Carolina

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NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release For More Information Contact: Sept. 28, 2022 Brent Hoskins Executive Director Business Technology Association (816) 303-4040 BTA’s Fall Colors Retreat to Be Held Oct. 13-14 in Asheville, North Carolina BTA member dealers receive 2-for-1 registration Kansas City, MO — The Business Technology Association (BTA) will hold the 2022 Fall Colors Retreat, hosted by BTA Southeast, Oct. 13-14 at the Renaissance Asheville Downtown Hotel in Asheville, North Carolina.Read More...
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Konica Minolta Named to MSSP Alert’s Top 250 MSSPs List for 2022

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Konica Minolta Named to MSSP Alert’s Top 250 MSSPs List for 2022 Sixth-annual List and Research Identifies Leading Managed Security Service Providers Worldwide Ramsey, NJ -- Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced MSSP Alert, a CyberRisk Alliance resource, has named the company to its Top 250 MSSPs list for 2022. The list and research identify and honor the top managed security service providers (MSSPs) worldwide. The rankings are...Read More...
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EPSON LAUNCHES TWO NEW DYE SUB PRINTERS

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Epson confirms that the standard SC-F6460, which has been optimised for speed, delivers an enhanced colour gamut with better gradation using a standard four-colour ink set, while the SC-F6460H has been optimised for image quality and function, and features a new six-colour ink set that is configurable for a choice of production applications. Both models feature a new pouch-based ink system and are powered by Epson’s latest PrecisionCore printhead, which is 33 per cent larger than the...Read More...
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Insight Expands Managed Security Service with New Extended Detection and Response Capabilities

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CHANDLER, Ariz.--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ:NSIT), a Fortune 500 solutions integrator helping clients accelerate their digital journey, has expanded its managed security service with new extended detection and response (XDR) capabilities that help enterprises modernize and strengthen their security posture without adding overhead for internal IT teams. Insight Managed XDR is part of a comprehensive suite of Insight managed IT services that streamline asset management,...Read More...
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XENON Joins NVIDIA DGX-Ready Managed Services Program

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MELBOURNE, Australia, Sept. 27, 2022 — XENON Systems announced that it has joined the NVIDIA DGX-Ready Managed Services program , enabling XENON to provide support for customers that would like to deploy NVIDIA DGX systems across Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia. As a DGX-Ready Managed Service provider, XENON will enable customers to accelerate their AI programs, with DGX system infrastructure supported throughout its lifecycle with advanced services from XENON. XENON is an Elite...Read More...
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How managed IT services can accelerate your business transformation in 2022 -

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Business leaders across industries have been making significant steps and investments to transform their organisations in an increasingly digital world. At the core of these transformation strategies, is technology, which is pivotal in enhancing operational processes, employee experiences and customer services. However, many organisations recently hit a big snag in their digital transformation plans due to the lack of hardware underlying all of it. Supply chain issues have disrupted...Read More...
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Valsoft Enters Managed Print Services Space with Acquisitions of MPS Monitor and Euroform

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MONTREAL, QC / ACCESSWIRE / September 27, 2022 / Valsoft Corporation Inc. ("Valsoft"), a Montreal-based company specializing in the acquisition and development of software companies in vertical markets, is pleased to announce the acquisitions of Italy-based MPS Monitor s.r.l and Denmark-based Euroform A/S - two leading developers and providers of Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) and Managed Print Services SaaS solutions for the print industry. Valsoft will be entering into the Managed...Read More...
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M-Files Heightens User Experience with Enhanced Desktop User Interface

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AUSTIN, Texas--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- M-Files , a global leader in information management, today unveiled a new desktop user interface, with an enhanced layout that provides an effortless document management experience. The updated desktop user interface features better information layering, less distraction, and enhanced readability across the M-Files metadata-driven document management platform to improve the user experience. “At M-Files, we strive to create experiences that meet our users’...Read More...
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IBM acquires engineering consulting specialist Dialexa - Cloud

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IBM continues to spend millions on buying hybrid cloud companies with the unveiling of its acquisition of engineering consulting specialist Dialexa to boost its cloud charge. Since IBM CEO Arvind Krishna took the reins in April 2020, IBM has acquired more than 25 companies, including many hybrid cloud businesses. In February alone, IBM acquired cloud consultant services standout Sentaca, as well as Microsoft Azure consultancy all-star Neudesic—with the two purchases squarely aimed at...Read More...
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Malwarebytes plans massive MSP program growth with new US$100m investment

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A month after laying off 125 employees, Malwarebytes is talking about hiring again after receiving a US$100 million investment that the security vendor plans to use to massively expand its MSP partnership program. US-based Vector Capital earlier this week announced it was making the minority $100 million investment to, among other things, promote Malwarebytes’ product innovation and consolidate its ownership structure. But the investment firm also said the funding will be used to scale...Read More...
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IDC Estimates 22.3 Million Printers, MFPs And Copiers Sold In Q4 2021

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Analysts at IDC have prepared a report for the fourth quarter of 2021 relating to the market for hard copy devices, i.e. printers, MFPs and copiers. According to their calculations, approximately 22.3 million devices of these categories were sold during the quarter. This is 17.6% less compared to the same period in 2020. In monetary terms, the market decreased by 12.3% to $9.7 billion. IDC specialists note that the supply continued to be adversely affected by restrictions in terms of...Read More...
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HP Announces HP PageWide T700i Inkjet Web Press for Paper-Based Packaging

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HP Announces HP PageWide T700i Inkjet Web Press for Paper-Based Packaging At Corrugated Week 2022, HP is unveiling the HP PageWide T700i Press – a new 67 in. (1.7 m), digital web-fed platform that helps converters achieve greater operational efficiency for high-volume production of digital single-face lamination, corrugation, and folding carton applications. HP is continuing its investment in the packaging market to create new opportunities for packaging converters and brands to benefit from...Read More...
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Royal Printing adds Canon varioPRINT iX sheetfed color inkjet press to drive efficiencies and extend reliable, high quality print offerings

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Meet Mike and John Morello , Co-Owners of Royal Printing BOCA RATON, Fla. , Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Newest thINK members and Royal Printing owners (and brothers) Mike and John Morello opened their print business in 1989 in Las Vegas, Nevada . Print was in their blood—not only did they have many fond memories of working after school at their dad's print shop, but when their dad sold the business, both went on to work at different print companies through their high school years. Already...Read More...

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