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Business Continuity

ChannelE2E provides news & trends on business continuity cloud services for CSPs, MSPs, VARs, ISVs, IT distributors & technology partners in the IT channel.

Axcient Hires Webroot Veteran David Bennett as CEO

Axcient names former Webroot CRO David Bennett as CEO. The announcement comes less than one week after potential Axcient backup & disaster recovery (BDR) rival Carbonite acquired Webroot.

SolarWinds CEO On MSP Software, Private Equity And DRaaS

SolarWinds CEO Kevin Thompson on MSP (managed services provider) software market growth, the private equity stampede, pricing models, DRaaS & private cloud backup.

Carbonite’s Webroot Acquisition Targets 8 Backup, Security Rivals

Carbonite’s Webroot acquisition combines endpoint data protection & security; seeks to disrupt 8 rivals: Acronis, Avast, Barracuda, Datto, McAfee, Sophos, Symantec & Veeam.

Carbonite Acquires Webroot for SMB, MSP Cybersecurity

Carbonite acquires Webroot. Deal combines Carbonite’s cloud- & appliance-driven backup & disaster recovery (BDR) with Webroot’s MSP- & SMB-centric cybersecurity software.

New Commvault CEO: Sanjay Mirchandani

Commvault names Sanjay Mirchandani as president and CEO, succeeding Bob Hammer. What’s next for backup, disaster recovery (BDR) & data protection provider.

Amazon Unveils AWS Backup for Cloud and On-Premises

Amazon launches AWS Backup. Rackspace signs on. Veeam & Rubrik score funding. Can the cloud backup & disaster recovery (BDR) market get any more crowded?

Government IT Services Provider, Oracle Partner Concept Plus Acquires DAI Solutions

Government health and IT services provider Concept Plus, a key Oracle partner, has acquired Dougherty & Associates (DAI Solutions), a managed consulting firm.

Business Continuity Merger: Assurance Software Buys ClearView

Sungard AS spin-off Assurance Software acquires ClearView Continuity and expands business continuity services provider footprint worldwide.

Deloitte Acquires Salesforce, Amazon AWS Consulting Firm CloudinIT

Deloitte acquires Salesforce and Amazon Web Services (AWS) consulting partner CloudinIT of New Zealand.

Customer People

Kaseya Sends Qualified Unitrends BDR Customers Directly to MSPs

Kaseya says it has built a system that directs Unitrends BDR (backup and disaster recovery) customers to MSPs. Is this really easy money for partners?