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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 15 February 2022

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Here are five technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Tuesday, February 15, 2022. Sip up.

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A. Today’s Technology, Channel Chief and MSP Partner Program News

1. IT Monitoring - Legal Vertical: LogicMonitor has partnered with HBR Consulting (HBR), as a vertical lead to the legal industry.

2. Help Wanted - IT Consulting: Atos Romania, the local subsidiary of the French company, plans to hire 1,000 IT specialists by the end of 2022, Reuters reported. The hiring plan surfaces a few days after Atos took $2.7 billion in write downs in the second half of 2021. Also, Atos said it does not plan to sell its security business unit. The statement arrived after a report suggesting that Thales may want to buy the security unit.

3. Secure Apple Device Management: Addigy has partnered with "The Ethical Hacker” Ralph Echemendia to "strengthen its cybersecurity posture and continue to position Addigy as a security-centric brand," the company said.

4. Talent - Cloud-native Network Detection and Response: ExtraHop has named Patrick Dennis as CEO. He succeeds Arif Kareem, who is retiring.

5. Channel Partnership - Managed Detection and Response (MDR): GuidePoint Security has joined the Pondurance Channel Partner Program.

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

  1. ASCII 2022 MSP Success Summit (February 16-17, Houston)
  2. NerdioCon 2022 (February 21-23, Cancun, Mexico)
  3. ThreatLocker Zero Trust World 2022 (February 21-23, Orlando, Florida)
  4. Addigy Innovate Summit (February 22-23, Virtual)
  5. Global Telecom Data Exchange (March 17-18, Miami, Florida)
  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.