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5 Channel Partner Updates: Friday 21 February 2020

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Here are five (actually far more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Friday, February 21, 2020. Sip up.

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A. What’s Hot Today

1. MSP Software Integration: CoreDial, a provider of cloud communications solutions for businesses, has launched a new integration with ConnectWise Manage, a PSA (professional services automation) software platform for IT service providers.

2. M&A - Customer Experience (CX): Wipro Digital, the digital business unit of Wipro Ltd. has acquired Rational Interaction, a full-service digital customer experience (CX) company.

3. Digital Ocean pursues potential IPO: Here are the details.

4. ServiceNow Partner: Trianz, is now a Premier Partner as part of ServiceNow's Partner Segmentation Framework.

5. Distribution: Lifeboat Distribution has agreed to distribute SecurityScorecard, a security ratings system.

6. Encryption Regulations: U.S. legislation will be introduced in the coming weeks that could hurt technology companies’ ability to offer end-to-end encryption, Reuters reports.

B. Upcoming Technology Conferences

  1. ASCII IT Success Summit (Feb 26-27, Long Beach, California)
  2. Zendesk Relate 2020 (March 3-5, Miami, Florida)
  3. SaaStr (March 10-12, San Jose, California)
  4. HIMSS (March 9-13, Orlando, Florida)
  5. Bonus: Top 50 Technology Events in 2020 for Partners
  6. BonusChannelE2E’s complete event calendar

Got news to share for our morning update? Email me: [email protected].

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.