Author Archives: steveferman

About steveferman

I am the creator and owner of eTegrity systems International, a cloud based Backup and Recovery provider for Msp's and Vars. I am also the President of Compunite Computers, inc. a 22 year old MSP and named top 100 MSp's 3 years running. I am known as the busiest man in backup and also do a lot of speaking for industry publications like IT world and Msp Alliance. I hope I can share some good insights and knowledge from my over 30 years in the industry.

The Year of the Hack (Data Breach)

The Year of the Hack (Data Breach)   My blog at the end of the year is usually about products and services and trends over the past year and the future of computing.  This is the year of the hackers … Continue reading

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CLOUD 2.0 – The next phase of cloud computing has arrived

I can safely say that every conversation I am having about how the cloud can be used today is a reminder that the hot topic is no longer about security and performance, it’s about how they should be using it … Continue reading

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File sharing aka Syncing, is it the right tool for businesses?

My guess is, you have heard of Drop Box, Box or maybe even ShareFile.  All of these are file synching apps that store and share files in the cloud and then down locally to a phone, tablet, laptop, PC or … Continue reading

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Mobile Device Management

MDM, better known as Mobile Device Management, is becoming more and more important as we embrace smartphones and portable devices like laptops, iPhones, Androids, iPads and tablets in the workplace (BYOD). Here’s the snag… Managing and monitoring the devices and … Continue reading

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Things Will Get Worse Before Getting Better

The world knows Hurricane Sandy devastated NJ.  South Jersey & Shore Points were hit hardest but still many Northern New Jerseyans are still without power 2 weeks after the storm. Staten Island was destroyed, people lost lives, homes and personal … Continue reading

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MSP Mentor 2012

I have said it many times. I am not much of a bragger but I am very impressed that I was, for the 5th year in a row, awarded top 250 Managed Service Providers (msp’s) Mentor, Entrepenuers and experts in the … Continue reading

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Unsung Heroes.

Many of you know me well but for those of you that don’t, I am not one for bragging or at least not that much. In June 2012 we were named the Unsung Backup Heroes for 2012 by Asigra.  This … Continue reading

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