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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 19 October 2021

Here five technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Monday, October 18, 2021. Sip up.

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A. What’s Brewing Today: Technology News

1. Microsoft 365 Migrations for MSPs: BitTitan -- the developer of MigrationWizVoleer, and Perspectium -- has launched a Migration Discovery Solution. The subscription-based solution allows MSPs conduct "detailed, non-invasive Microsoft 365 tenant-to-tenant migration assessments, significantly increasing new business opportunities for service professionals."

2. Funding: JumpCloud has raised $225 million series F with additional $66 million raised from Atlassian Ventures, CrowdStrike Falcon Fund, and NTT Docomo Ventures, among others.

3. Partner Program - Multi-Cloud Infrastructure Automation Software: The HashiCorp Partner Network has surpassed 170 technology partners with more than 300 verified integrations, the company said.

4. Partner Program - Big Data for Security: Splunk has launched the Splunk Partnerverse Program to "empower its network of over 2,200 partners to expand technical expertise, demonstrate core competencies with a new badge system, and showcase joint customer success." Earl BlueVoyant, deepwatch, Orange Cyberdefense, TekStream.

5. Partnership - Networking: WiteSand, which develops wired and wireless enterprise networking solutions, has announced a global reseller partnership with CANCOM, a global digital transformation partner.

6. Video Conferencing and More: Here's what HP Presence is up to...

7. SaaS Suite: Zoho has launched Zoho One, which rolls up many of the company's SaaS services, and eliminates data silos for customers.

8. M&A - Collaboration: Dialpad has acquired Koopid, which specializes in omnichannel customer experience (CX).

9. Cloud Services and 5G: Verizon’s private mobile edge compute solution with AWS Outposts is available for enterprise customers in the U.S.

B. Channel Partner Summits, MSP Conferences and Virtual Events Calendar

  1. Sherweb Accelerate 2021 (October 18-20, Hollywood, Florida)
  2. Kaseya Connect IT Global 2021 (October 19-21, Las Vegas)
  3. MSP Sales Compensation Plans for 2022 (October 21, ChannelE2E Webcast)
  4. Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2021 (October 25-27, Miami, Florida and Virtual)
  5. hack_it 2021.2 from Huntress (October 25-27, Virtual)
  6. ChannelE2E’s complete event calendar
  7. Add Your Annual Event To Our Calendar: Submit it here for consideration.
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.