ESOP Legislation May Boost Small Business Employee Ownership
The ESOP Fairness Act, if signed into law, may make it easier for small businesses, MSPs & VARs to offer employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs). Here are potential pros & cons.
5 Channel Partner Updates: Thursday 13 February 2020
Today’s channel partner & MSP news involves Air IT, August Equity, Barracuda, Cisco Systems, DLT Solutions, Dropsuite, InfiniBox, Ingram Micro, Oracle Cloud, Platform9, Promark, Residio, Skedulo, Tech Data, US Signal and Zendesk.
Artificial Intelligence: AI Regulations, Policies, Privacy and Innovations
Artificial intelligence policies & AI privacy viewpoints from Apple, Fight for the Future, Gartner, Google, IBM, Microsoft, the United States, the European Union (EU) & more.
Managed Print Acquisition: Fraser Advanced Information Systems Buys DocuSense
Fraser Advanced Information Systems acquires DocuSense. Deal unites managed print services (MPS) & office equipment specialists. Zygoquest advises on the deal.
Private Equity-Backed Flex Technology Group Acquires Ultrex Business Solutions
Flex Technology Group, backed by private equity firm Oval Partners, acquires managed print IT services provider & MSP Ultrex Business Solutions.
Mobile World Congress 2020 Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns
Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2020 canceled amid coronavirus concerns, Bloomberg Radio reports.
5 Channel Partner Updates: Wednesday 12 February 2020
Today’s channel partner news involves Carahsoft, CloudLand, CloudOak, Infrascale, Insight Partners, Novacoast, Pax8, Splunk, TPx acquired & more.
Private Equity Firm Acquires MSP: Siris Capital Buys TPx, Seeks CEO
Private equity firm Siris Capital Group acquires MSP TPx Communications. CEO, CFO & channel chief exit. New TPx executives vow channel partner support.
New Infrascale CEO, CXOs Face Crowded Data Protection Software Market
Infrascale names new CEO & overhauls C-Suite. Private equity firms mull acquisitions & exits in crowded data protection, backup & disaster recovery (BDR) markets.
5 Channel Partner Updates: Tuesday 11 February 2020
Today’s Channel Partner news involves Ascent Cloud, Atos, Axonius, Chef, Dev IQ, Etix, FinancialForce, Ingram Micro, MSP360, PC Matic, Qumu, RingCentral, Taylor Business Group, VADE Secure and more.