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Gavriella Schuster Joins Open Systems Board Amid MDR Security Push

Former Microsoft Channel Chief Gavriella Schuster joins Open Systems board amid Managed Detection & Response (MDR) security push.

Big Tech Antitrust Investigations: Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google Updates

Big Tech antitrust concerns involve Amazon ($AMZN), Alphabet’s Google ($GOOG), Apple ($AAPL) & Facebook ($FB). Ongoing news & status updates.

Synoptek Acquires ServiceNow ITSM Partner Rapid Technologies

Synoptek acquires ServiceNow partner Rapid Technologies. MSPs embrace M&A to grab mid-market co-managed ServiceNow opportunities.

Salesforce Financial Services Consultant Zennify Raises Funding

Zennify, a FinTech consulting firm & Salesforce partner for financial services & banking customers, raises $7.5M in funding from Tercera.

Meriplex Acquires MSP Optimum Networking

Managed cybersecurity and IT solutions provider Meriplex has acquired managed services provider Optimum Networking.

IBM Acquires Multi-Cloud MSP, Consulting Firm SXiQ

10 of 20 acquisitions under IBM CEO Arvind Krishna involve cloud consulting companies, pitting IBM Consulting against Accenture & the like.

5 Ways to Improve Your Security Awareness Training

It’s an ongoing effort to educate your team and revamp your security awareness training program as cybercriminals change tactics.

Huawei: Banned and Permitted In Which Countries? List and FAQ

Where is Huawei Technologies banned & permitted for 5G networking business & smartphones? Here’s a list of countries, companies, 5G wireless network projects & their Huawei business status.

Dell APEX As As Service Revenues: Too Early to Say

Dell revenues show sales momentum, but Dell APEX as-a-service revenues remain undisclosed. HPE & Cisco each share as-a-service revenue clues.

BitTitan Layoffs: MSP Software Company Cuts 70 Job After Sale to Idera

BitTitan layoff plan surfaces one month after Idera acquired the MSP-friendly cloud migration software business.