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Accenture Acquires French Consulting Firm Exton Consulting

The acquisition of French firm Exton Consulting strengthens Accenture’s ability to offer end-to-end financial services solutions.

ConnectWise Intros Multi-Vendor BDR Management Dashboard for MSPs

ConnectWise Recover Complete BDR is an MSP dashboard for managing multiple third-party backup & disaster recovery platforms. Acronis is the first integration.

Sherweb Launches ITSM Ticketing for MSPs: A PSA Software Alternative?

Sherweb IT service management (ITSM) software, called C2 MSP, may counter PSA software from ConnectWise, Datto & others.

PE-Backed Magna5 Acquires Cloud Hosting Company SpinnerTech

Managed IT services provider Magna5 has acquired SpinnerTech, a Long Island, New York-based managed IT services and cloud hosting company.

N-able Hires Chief Marketing Officer; MSP Software Spin-Out From SolarWinds Nears

MSP software provider N-able hires Bluehost & Vistaprint veteran Jeff Nulsen as new chief marketing officer. N-able spin-out from SolarWinds appears imminent.

PE-Backed Argano Acquires Microsoft Partner Arbela Technologies

Argano, backed by private equity firm Trinity Hunt Partners, acquires Microsoft Dynamics 365 partner Arbela Technologies; gains cloud ERP, CRM expertise.

Unisys Acquires UCaaS Company Unify Square

Unisys acquires Unify Square, a Microsoft Teams, 365 and Zoom partner that offers UCaaS migrations & managed IT services.

Investment Firm Flex Equity Acquires MSP, Seeks Tuck-In Deals

Multi-family office (MFO) Investment firm Flex Equity acquires Logical Maintenance Solutions (LMS); seeks to buy & tuck more MSPs into LMS.

OSF Digital Acquires Salesforce Partner Werise

OSF’s acquisition of Werise will strengthen the firm’s Salesforce Cloud offerings in Latin America and further its transformation strategy.

Zix CEO Explains MSP Partner Wins, Cloud Security Expansion

MSP partners drive nearly 90% of new Zix customer wins, CEO David Wagner says. Zix partner program for e-mail security & cloud backup services expands.