After Nines

UiPath IPO Valuation: 10 RPA Takeaways From $PATH Initial Public Offering

UiPath IPO success reinforces robotic process automation (RPA) market momentum; reveals UiPath RPA channel partner & MSP opportunities.

Box Acquires DocuSign E-Signature Alternative SignRequest

Box buys e-signature cloud software provider SignRequest; counters DocuSign & Dropbox-HelloSign. Here’s what Box channel partners & MSPs may gain.

TeamViewer Acquires Customer Engagement Software Startup Xaleon

Remote IT support software provider TeamViewer has acquired Xaleon, an Austrian start-up and provider of customer engagement software.

Intel’s Next CEO: VMware’s Pat Gelsinger Succeeds Bob Swan

Intel CEO change: VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger to succeed Bob Swan. Chip giant re-hires first CTO Pat Gelsinger to regain technology focus.

Cisco Announces Updates, New Features for Webex

At WebexOne, Cisco announced new features, updates and devices for its Webex platform to improve virtual collaboration.

Tata Acquiring Deutsche Bank’s IT Services Organization

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is acquiring Deutsche Bank’s IT services business unit, known as Postbank Systems AG.

The Pros and Cons of Serverless Computing

Stratosphere Networks explains some notable pros and cons of serverless computing and what you should know about this type of cloud service.

Ingram Micro and SoftBank: CloudBlue Today, Something More Tomorrow?

Ingram Micro & SoftBank businesses partner in Japan. CloudBlue software powers SB C&S’s cloud marketplace. Will a bigger Ingram-SoftBank relationship emerge?

5 Channel Partner Updates: Monday 27 July 2020

Today’s channel partner program & MSP news involves Bitdefender, Cisco Systems, Datto’s Radhesh Menon, Garnite Telecommunications, Riverbed, Wanify & more.

Datto Hires Red Hat, Microsoft Veteran Radhesh Menon to Lead MSP Products

Datto hires Red Hat OpenStack & Microsoft Azure veteran Radhesh Menon as chief product officer (CPO). New PSA, RMM & BDR integrations simplify MSP data protection.