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5 Channel Partner Updates: Friday 14 February 2020

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Here are five technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Friday, February 14, 2020. Sip up.

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A. What’s Hot Today

1. M&A - Tech Data Update: Amid Apollo Global Management's buyout of Tech Data, shareholders have voted against Golden Parachute Agreements for the distributor's executives, Tampa Bay Times reports.

2. Data Protection - Rubrik Growth: The latest stats are here.

3. Talent - Data Protection: Druva has has named Bernd Wachtler to lead the DACH region -- which includes Germany (D), Austria (A), and Switzerland (CH).

4. Talent - Customer Experience: Bloomreach has hired Hybris and SAP veteran Rob Rosenthal as chief revenue officer.

5. Remote Control: TeamViewer has launched its latest Remote Access software offering. Starting at only $16.50 per month, it provides unattended remote access to three licensed computers, TeamViewer says.

B. Partner Programs and Strategic Alliances

1. Data Protection - VMware Cloud on AWS: Clumio Enterprise Backup as a Service has attained VMware Partner Ready for VMware Cloud on AWS validation.

C. Upcoming Technology Conferences

  1. Pink20 ITSM 2020 (February 16-19, Las Vegas, Nevada)
  2. Seven Figure MSP Live 2020 (February 20-21, Phoenix)
  3. ASCII IT Success Summit (Feb 26-27, Long Beach, California)
  4. Zendesk Relate 2020 (March 3-5, Miami, Florida)
  5. HIMSS 2020 (March 9-13, Orlando, Florida)
  6. Bonus: Top 50 Technology Events in 2020 for Partners
  7. 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.