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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 07 July 2021

Here are five (actually more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Wednesday, July 7, 2021. Sip up.

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A. What’s Brewing Today: Technology News

1. Kaseya Cyberattack Recovery Efforts: The latest details directly from Kaseya are here. Plus, MSSP Alert's ongoing timeline tracking the Kaseya Supply Chain Cyberattack is here.

2. New ConnectWise Headquarters: ConnectWise has signed an office lease that will move its headquarters from Westshore to downtown Tampa, Florida, according to Tampa Bay Business Journal.

3. Distribution - Critical Event Management (CEM): Tech Data has agreed to distribute Everbridge to channel partners.

4. Partner Program - OT and IoT Security: Nozomi Networks Inc. has enhanced its channel program to further reward partners, the company says.

5. M&A - Linux Security: Sophos, backed by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, has acquired Linux security software provider Capsule8.

6. M&A - Enterprise Analytics: HPE has acquired Ampool.

7. Talent - Cloud Security: Armor has hired ThreatConnect and Datto veteran Bryan Hauptman as chief revenue officer (CRO).

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

  1. Microsoft Inspire 2021 (July 14-15, Virtual)
  2. CompTIA ChannelCon 2021 (August 3-4, Virtual)
  3. Build IT Live 2021 (August 30-September 1, New York)
  4. IT Nation Connect APAC 2021 (September 1-3, Australia)
  5. Salesforce Dreamforce 2021 (September 21-23, Multiple Cities and 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.