HTG Peer Groups Blog
The HTG peer group experience is a unique forum for technology industry resellers who are serious about implementing a model for success in their own businesses through sharing and collaboration of best practices.
Recent blog posts
SMB Summit is next week, so I hope you will be joining us in Dallas for that event. But if you are unable and are looking for educational opportunities, you might check out the ICCA (Independent Computer Consultants Association) conference in Washington DC on June 6 - 8. I will be speaking there on a panel at 4 PM on June 6 with Stuart Crawford, Matt Makowicz, Karl Palachuk and Erick Simpson. Poor Dave Sobel has been tasked with trying to moderate the 5 of us. We will be talking about successful habits that make a successful consulting business. On Saturday and Sunday there are a couple full days of content and these four plus many others will be delivering their wisdom. I won't be spe... Continue reading
I wanted to update those in HTG with some information on the upcoming HTGALL session in Dallas next week. We will meet on Saturday evening from 6-8 PM in the Mandalay room. We will hear from a half dozen key vendor partners about their HTG specific offerings, and Connectwise has stepped up to be our sponsor for the evening in terms of providing our food and drink needs. There will be some open space discussion on three topics as well that evening which should give us some great interaction. We will spend a portion of the evening with members of the HTG online groups as we discuss those topics.Mark you calendar for Houston and our HTGALL event there as well. We will be meeting at the Hol... Continue reading
SonicWALL is pleased to announce a revolution in network security appliances – the brand new Network Security Appliances (NSA) Series. Built on a high-speed multi-core processing platform, the NSA Series enables deep packet inspection without adversely impacting the performance of mission-critical networks and applications. Come learn about the exciting this new breakthrough in network security performance and inspection capabilities.Hear about their promotion!!As an added benefit for our loyal customers who elect to upgrade from a previous generation SonicWALL PRO to a new NSA solution, our resellers will be offering an instant trade-up allowance of up to 10% off MSRP and we will even tran... Continue reading
Microsoft has announced that the registration fee has been waived for Response Point SP1 Training. It's important to take this...!!! The 12 city training tour on Microsoft Response Point SP1 training kicks off in two weeks.Please use the registration promotion code - RSPFW01 - to register at no cost, a savings of $95.Taking this SP1 training will prepare Response Point Specialists for the upcoming Response Point Assessment cirriculum that is currently under development and planned for summer '08 deployment.Information on the Response Point SP1 training can be found at this LINK.... Continue reading
Registration opens tomorrow for Microsoft WWPC in Houston July 7-11. If you have never been before, the key is to register early so you get a hotel room close to the convention center. I suggest you do it tomorrow. HTS has rooms booked at the Holiday Inn Express Convention Center. I always book rooms the day the convention is announced for the next year. That is a best practice for next year. Our HTG ALL session will be held at the Holiday Inn Express on Sunday afternoon July 6, so keep that in mind and plan to come into town in time to attend that. WWPC is a day longer officially this year. It really isn't, they have just put the pre-days as part of the event and made it four days. ... Continue reading