10 Most Read ChannelE2E News Stories: Week Ended October 9, 2020

This week’s 10 most read channel news stories & columns involve

10. Insight Partners Invests In Microsoft 365 ISV Coreview: Startup CoreView, which develops Microsoft 365 cloud management software for MSPs, raises Series B funding led by private equity firm Insight Partners -- which owns Kaseya and Veeam.

9. Shannon Mayer Joins Zomentum: The ASCII Group, Datto & Continuum veteran Shannon Mayer explains why she joined MSP sales automation software provider Zomentum as VP of customer success. Mayer explains the move and her key priorities to ChannelE2E.

8. TA Associates Acquires Netwrix: Private equity firm TA Associates acquires a majority stake in Irvine, California-based cybersecurity vendor Netwrix.

7. Microsoft 365 Goes Multi-Tenant for MSPs: Microsoft 365 admin center finally gains cloud-based multi-tenancy capabilities for MSPs to more easily manage multiple customer deployments.

6. PwC Acquires SAP Consulting Partner: Why PwC acquired Tyconz’s Enterprise Business Applications Operations, an SAP partner and enterprise applications consulting firm.

5. Datto IPO Financial Details: The week-old story continues to attract strong readership.

4. Complete Technology M&A Deal List for 2020: More than 400 mergers, acquisitions and buyouts involving MSPs, private equity firms and tech firms for 2020.

3. IBM's Massive MSP Spin-Off: A closer look at the $19 billion business unit, key MSP services, and IBM's plan to spin it out as a standalone company.

2. Veeam's BDR Acquisition: The latest deal involves Kasten, a provider of Kubernetes backup & disaster recovery (BDR) software. Veeam CTO Danny Allan offered these channel partner & MSP perspectives.

1. Paycheck Protection Program & Loan Forgiveness: New, simplified details explaining how small businesses can pay back or seek loan forgiveness.

Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder & editorial director of MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E, the two leading news & analysis sites for managed service providers in the cybersecurity market.