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ArticlesMay 05, 2020Christopher Jones

VM Sizing and Deployment Strategy for Cost Savings for MSPs

Partners frequently ask us to recommend the best VM series size for their use case, or at least the standard for most deployments. Unfortunately, these are difficult questions to answer due to the many variables which must be considered. However, with a basic understanding of the most common VM series, and a few sizing strategies,...

ArticlesDecember 10, 2019Vadim VladimirskiyFounder & CEO, Nerdio

What is the “New Azure Commerce Experience in CSP” and “Azure Plan” and What Does It Mean for MSPs?

On November 1st, 2019, Microsoft launched a new commerce experience for CSP partners.  It is somewhat challenging to understand what this announcement is all about and what it means to managed service providers (MSPs) who resell Azure and other Microsoft products via the CSP program.  In this article, I’m going to answer some of the most...

VideosOctober 23, 2019Liz HoscheidDirector of Marketing

What is Azure Hybrid Usage? (Hybrid Cloud Benefits)

What is Azure Hybrid Usage? (Hybrid Cloud Benefits)

In this video, I will tell you about Azure hybrid usage and the associated benefits. You’ll learn how it’s one of the easiest ways to make money as an MSP selling Microsoft Azure. Remember that in the world of Azure, you pay for two things: compute and the operating license. If you can stop those two meters from running in Azure, you will make a lot of money as an MSP.

ArticlesOctober 22, 2019Vadim VladimirskiyFounder & CEO, Nerdio

How to Speed Up Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD) With Ephemeral OS Disks – and Save On Storage Costs, Too

Microsoft announced General Availability of Azure Ephemeral OS disks in July of 2019.  This unique Azure feature with a fancy sounding name doesn’t get a tremendous amount of attention but holds great promise for those deploying virtual desktops in Azure with Windows Virtual Desktop (WVD).  We wrote in detail about ephemeral OS disks and their...