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Anita Campbell AMA – Ask Her a Question | Small Business Trends – Business Article

Have you ever wanted to be able to ask prominent business people how they attained the level of success they have? Or what their strategies are for building a business? Or their most awesome day in business? That is what an AMA is all about. AMA stands for “Ask Me Anything.” Executives and successful entrepreneurs are often willing to answer questions, but may not be able to do so one-on-one. An AMA gives the community a chance to “talk” to…

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Linode Blog » Introducing: Linode Dedicated CPU Instances – Online Business Article

February 5, 2019 2:05 pm Introducing our newest compute instance type: Dedicated CPU Instances Dedicated instances are optimized for workloads where consistent performance is required or where full-duty work (100% CPU all day, every day) needs doing. This includes build boxes, CI/CD, video encoding, machine learning, game servers, databases, data mining, and busy application servers. The underlying CPU resources for these instances are dedicated and shared with no one else. A Dedicated Linode’s vCPU threads are assigned exclusively to cores…

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Introducing Gutenberg Optimized Themes – Online Business Article

WordPress 5.0 is here, and with it comes Gutenberg, the new content editing platform that will serve as the default replacement for the classic editor. We’re excited about what Gutenberg has in store, and as users ramp up and start to get a feel for it, we’re re-releasing six StudioPress themes that now include built-in features and advanced Gutenberg support to help you get the most out of the new editing experience. Those six themes are: While all StudioPress themes…

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Linode Blog » Block Storage Now Available in Tokyo 2 – Online Business Article

October 8, 2018 11:28 am Many of you have been waiting for this one, and we are happy to announce that Block Storage is now available in ap-northeast (Tokyo2)! Here is our current matrix of availability: Data Center Availability us-east (Newark) Available Now us-central (Dallas) Available Now us-west (Fremont) Available Now eu-central (Frankfurt) Available Now ap-south (Singapore) Available Now ap-northeast (Tokyo2) Available Now eu-west (London) Available Now  To get started with Block Storage today, feel free to take a look…

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Linode Blog » Linode & Limelight Networks – Online Business Article

September 12, 2018 11:28 am Every day companies are developing, deploying and delivering new solutions using the Linode cloud platform. For these organizations to provide responsive apps and keep experiences closer to their users, many require a decentralized, low-latency solution that puts their applications and systems nearer the network edge. With one of the world’s largest private global networks, Limelight brings a full suite of competitive solutions to the market including digital content delivery, video, cloud security, and edge computing…

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Linode Blog » Block Storage Now Available in Singapore and London – Online Business Article

June 7, 2018 10:04 am Block Storage is now available in ap-south (Singapore) and eu-west (London)! Here is our current matrix of availability along with ETAs: Data Center Availability us-east (Newark) Available Now us-central (Dallas) Available Now us-west (Fremont) Available Now eu-central (Frankfurt) Available Now ap-south (Singapore) Available Now ap-northeast (Tokyo2) Q3 2018 eu-west (London) Available Now  ap-northeast (Tokyo2) will be available in early Q3 and we will also be adding capacity to us-west (Fremont) in a similar timeframe. To…

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Featured: Quality Hosting at a Great Price & Future Improvements – Online Business Article

Web Hosting Hub has continuously delivered quality hosting at a price point that keeps start-up companies and small businesses in mind. Recently, HostingAdvice received the latest updates from our Brand Manager, Tim Evans, about the bright future we are building for our customers at Web Hosting Hub. Quality Hosting Services and Support As more and more small hosting companies have been eaten up by larger organizations, the quality of service and support has seen a downfall. However, Web Hosting Hub…

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All You Need to Know About GDPR – Know Everything on Websites, Hosting, Domains – Online Business Article

Businesses, large and small, are in the midst of preparing for compliance with the European Union’s new data privacy laws: The General Data Protection Regulation, or the GDPR, which will go into effect on May 25, 2018. The GDPR is very broad in scope and can apply to businesses both in and outside of the EU. Businesses that don’t comply with the GDPR could face heavy fines. Here’s what you need to know about the GDPR. (Note: You should consult…

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Business Intelligence for newbies | BI4Cloud – Business Intelligence Article

Understanding Business Intelligence. Business Intelligence (BI) systems have revolutionised how business owners and management understand, analyse and run their business. Ask our friend Google – “Business Intelligence is a technology driven process for analysing and presenting actionable information to help corporate executives and business managers and other end-users make more informed business decisions.” ( Reference source ) Let’s unpack two points from that statement. “Analyse and present actionable information”   Fact: You can find insight from within the data inside your accounting system.…

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Advisors and Business Owners collaborate with BI4Cloud – Business Intelligence Article

Cloud Accounting systems are eliminating many of the data entry and reconciliation chores of running accounting software. Bank feeds, invoice scanning, automated and machine learning are making bank reconciliation a button press. These systems all have web based databases so access to data and reliability is greatly improved. These systems have open interfaces or API’s so many add-on applications can be inexpensively sourced. Applications of mobile phones are performing billings and payments. If you are an accounting practice or bookkeeper…

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Franchise and Multi-Unit Reporting | BI4Cloud – Business Intelligence Article

The Power of Detail  When a franchisor needs to crunch through the numbers to fathom which franchisee needs to be under the spotlight, use Bi4Cloud as the one reporting and charting tool that can dig into the detail and delivers top to bottom. Dashboard to Detail – Alert to Action – Outlier to Outcome – Overview to Insight Franchise and Multi-Unit Reporting Cloud computing has propelled MYOB, Xero and Intuit-Quickbooks Online to deliver commoditised business software, which, because it is…

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How Business Intelligence can Drive CRM – Business Intelligence Article

“The purpose of a business is to create and keep a customer.” Peter Drucker If only it were that simple! We do know that the cost to retain a customer is far less than the cost to acquire a new one, but did you know it is much easier to sell to an existing customer than to a prospective one?  Checkout this great article that finds it costs 5 times more to acquire a new customer. Customer Relationship Management (CRM) is all the…

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3 Steps for Predicting your Sales – Business Intelligence Article

3 Steps for Predicting your Sales  by Elizabeth Gillam is a great article on MYOB Pulse. It covers the need to predict future sales, the benefits of setting up a sales budget and helpfully includes suggestions on how to go about it. ‘once you have your budget, you have targets for your team’ The first challenge to implementing the suggestions is it’s often not that easy to collect this type of data. Next challenge is how do you measure future…

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