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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 20 September 2021

Here are exactly five (actually, more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Monday, September 20, 2021. Sip up.

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  • Who We Serve: Content for managed services providers (MSPs), IT service providers (ITSPs), technology solutions providers (TSPs), cloud services providers (CSPs), IT consulting firms, systems integrators, VARs, independent software vendors (ISVs), and any other partner acronym that further caffeinates our already stellar SEO.
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A. What’s Brewing Today: Technology News

1. Salesforce Dreamforce Updates: Track all Salesforce Dreamforce 2021 partner news here.

2. End of Microsoft Passwords?: Microsoft describes a future without passwords here.

3. Integration - Backup and Disaster Recovery (BDR): MDT Software has released an AutoSave Image Backup module. The module validates, schedules, and provides revision control for image files, created by Acronis, for rapid disaster recovery, MDT says.

4. Distribution - MSP Software: Climb Channel Solutions, a Wayside Technology Group subsidiary, has agreed to distribute N-able's software to MSPs.

5. Microsoft Azure Cloud Consulting: Deft, a provider of cloud, consulting, and data center managed services, has launched a formalized Microsoft Azure practice.

6. IT Consulting - Help Wanted: French technology firm Atos will recruit about 15,000 people in India over the next 12 months, adding to its existing workforce of 40,000 in the country, The Economic Times of India reports.

7. Potential OVHcloud IPO: European cloud-services provider OVHcloud plans to launch a possible initial public offering. The IPO could value OVHcloud at more than $4.7 billion, The Wall Street Journal reports.

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

  1. Nutanix .Next 2021 (September 20-23, Virtual)
  2. Salesforce Dreamforce (September 21-23, Hybrid)
  3. BigBig from Taylor Business Group (September 23-25, Arizona)
  4. VMware VMworld 2021 (October 5-7, Virtual)
  5. UiPath Forward IV 2021 (October 5-6, Las Vegas)
  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.