Cbeyond (NASDAQ: CBEY), a leading provider of IT and communications services to small and medium sized businesses, today announced the launch of “ASK IT,” a bi-weekly interactive live chat series to be hosted within the Spiceworks online IT community. The series will feature sessions on cloud computing topics, ranging from compliance to migration best practices.
Through ASK IT, Cbeyond will make technical knowledge and best practices available enabling Spiceworks’ network of more than 1.8 million IT influencers to solve problems faster and work smarter. The series will feature leading experts from both Cbeyond and the larger IT community as they share insights and answer questions on pressing technology topics.
“Spiceworks has created an ideal community for all corners of the IT space, providing a central location for IT workers to interact and exchange ideas on the best tools and products to solve problems,” said Bob Smith, senior director of marketing at Cbeyond. “As an ally to small businesses and IT leaders, Cbeyond is hoping to provide guidance and expertise where needed. We look forward to participating in an ongoing forum that will enable us to directly learn where their needs lie.”
The remaining March “ASK IT” slate will feature events focusing primarily on cloud compliance topics:
- March 21 – “HIPAA Compliance Boundaries for Healthcare Providers and their IT Staff”
- March 22 – “SOC IT to Me – Why it’s Critical to Understand SOC 1, 2 and 3”
- March 28 – “HIPAA Audit: Getting your Cloud Services Provider on the Hook for a Successful Audit”
- March 29 – “Justifying your Move to the Cloud”