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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP Market Updates: 25 July 2022

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Here are five (actually, more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Monday, July 25, 2022. Sip up.

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

1. Meet at Build IT Live 2022: ChannelE2E is set to attend this week's Build IT Live 2022 conference for MSPs. If you'd like to potentially meet at the conference then please send me an email ([email protected]) with the subject line "Meet at Build IT Live."

2. MSP Business Unit for Sale?: Nokia may be looking to sell its managed services business unit.

3. Revenues - IT Services and Consulting: Infosys revenue was $4.4 billion in Q1 of fiscal 2023, up 21.4% from $3.8 billion in Q1 of fiscal 2022. Net profit slipped slightly to $689 million -- down from $704 million. Revenues beat Wall Street expectations but profits were lightly below analyst expectations, according to SeekingAlpha.

4. Executive Leadership - IT Services and Consulting: Successive Technologies has hired Metafora, Sapient and Tata veteran Steve Dantas as Chief Growth Officer - with a focus on North America.

5. CMMC Compliance: Booz Allen Hamilton been authorized as a CMMC (Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification) Third-Party Assessment Organization (C3PAO). Booz Allen is among the first to become an authorized C3PAO in the CMMC ecosystem, the company said.

6. AI Talent:  Google has dismissed a senior software engineer who claimed the company's artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot LaMDA was a self-aware person, Reuters reported.

B. In-Person Channel Partner Summits & MSP Conferences

  1. AWS re:Inforce 2022 Cybersecurity Conference (July 26-27)
  2. Build IT Live 2022 (July 27-29)
  3. CompTIA ChannelCon (August 2-4, Chicago, Illinois)
  4. VMware Explore 2022 (formerly VMworld, August 29-September 1, San Francisco)
  5. Join Us: MSSP Alert Live 2022 (September 19-21, Washington, D.C.)
  6. All Tech ConferencesListed Here
  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.