A conversation with Jim Lippie, CEO of SaaS Alerts. The discussion is about his history in the space, what he sees for cloud management, why this hasn’t happened before, and what the big risk is for providers.
00:30 Jim’s background, and why he moved into cloud management
02:14 What is your vision for cloud management
03:21 What is the list of requirements to address cloud management
04:44 What are the guard rails that keep focus?
05:59 Cloud management should have happened sooner. Why didn’t it?
08:40 Why didn’t the big four of MSP take on this space?
10:25 Are you worried about them competitively?
11:20 What is your take on the influx of private equity money into MSP?
12:27 Dave’s take on PE money
13:40 What is the big challenge to MSPs?