Slightly more than half of smaller companies have virtualized more than 50 percent of their workloads, but 71 percent intend to grow their deployments this year.
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The company's all-in-one solution covers customer relationship management, project management, billing and invoicing.
Norton Small Business, intended for companies with fewer than 20 employees, can be used to protect personal computers, smartphones and tablets.
New features are part of two recent updates to the global Web development platform for small businesses.
Spun out of mobile VoIP company Rebtel, the company has raised $12 million in launch funding.
Integration with core document creation and management applications is the central theme of recent updates to EchoSign, HelloSign.
The brainchild of a former wine store owner, the company's iPad-based, cloud-hosted POS platform now supports more than 10,000 small companies in the United States and Canada.
New technologies center on integration: one accommodates payment processing, the other allows SMBs to add booking options to online Web directories and listings.
New release of Facebook publishing platform integrates features for designing and sharing cover photos and visual posts across Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Most customers treat gathering reviews and testimonials as a standalone marketing function, but the cloud accounting service lets SMBs make it part of the payment experience.