Making The Internet of Things Real For SMBs

October 26th, 2015

The Internet has delivered its latest game changer: the Internet of things, or IoT. Yet, IoT is barely on the radar of most small and medium business (SMB) decision-makers.SMBs need help to better understand this trend, and the opportunities and challenges it presents. Continue reading

Coming Full Circle: Small Business and the Circular Economy

June 8th, 2015

How can you put the circular economy approach to benefit the environment and your business? See our tips here! Continue reading

Reimagining Business: The Circular Economy

June 4th, 2015

By recycling products, components, untapped resources and materials back into relevant value chains, a circular economy enables economic growth with less wasted resources. It reduces toxic waste in dumps and landfills, and helps address the problem of the increasingly scarce supply and growing costs of raw materials. Continue reading

Mobile Solutions Play a Big Role in Small Businesses

June 1st, 2015

As the mobile-first mentality becomes more pervasive, small businesses will need more guidance to ensure that their strategies for cloud, networking, infrastructure, legacy applications and devices support, enhance and integrate with the mobile solutions they deploy. Continue reading

Trends in Small Business Adoption of Mobile Solutions

May 13th, 2015

Mobile technology is revolutionizing how small businesses get things done. Over the last few years, SMB Group has conducted detailed surveys to quantify the impact of mobile in the small business market. Having recently published our 2014 SMB Mobile Solutions … Continue reading

My Top 10 Posts from 2014

December 1st, 2014

Wow, December really came quickly this year! So I figured that I would post my most popular blogs from 2014 now, before people are devoting all of their online time to holiday shopping!   Cloud Is The New Normal for … Continue reading

Dell’s Strategy to Bring Game-Changing Technologies to SMBs

November 17th, 2014

This is the second post in a two-part blog series discussing Dell’s strategy to help SMBs better capitalize on technology. The first, A New Cloud Formation: Dell Cloud Marketplace, provides perspectives from Dell World 2014. This second post, which is excerpted from SMB Group’s … Continue reading

A New Cloud Formation: Dell Cloud Marketplace

November 17th, 2014

This is part one of a two-part blog series discussing Dell’s strategy to help SMBs better capitalize on technology. This first post provides perspectives from Dell World 2014. The second post, Dell’s Strategy to Provide Game Changing Technologies to SMBs, provides a … Continue reading

Sneak Peak at Dell World’s SMB Focus

October 27th, 2014

Recently, I had a chance to talk to Mark Horan, Vice President/General Manager at Dell to learn about what Dell World has to offer for SMBs. Here’s a recap of our conversation.  Laurie: Hi Mark, and thanks for taking time to provide … Continue reading

Why Should You Take 3 Days Out of Your Schedule to Attend Dell World?

October 8th, 2014

From November 4-6, Dell will host roughly 5,000 customer, partner and influencer attendees at its fourth annual Dell World conference in its hometown of Austin, Texas, and up to 10,000 attendees will tune in live online.  For those who are … Continue reading