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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 25 October 2021

Here are five (actually, more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Monday, October 25, 2021. Sip up.

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A. What’s Brewing Today: Technology News

1. Letting Go Of Your Business: Former MSP owner Jamison West has penned a book, titled The Emotional Side of Selling a Small Business. West, a serial entrepreneur and executive coach who continues to work closely with MSPs, explains the book's thesis and focus here.

2. NinjaRMM Rebrands, Prepares Documentation Software: Here are the details from the newly branded NinjaOne.

3. M&A - Microsoft: The cloud software giant has acquired acquired Clear Software, which develops integrations and workflow automations that support Oracle, Salesforce and SAP applications.

4. Executive Leadership - SD-WANs: Aryaka has named Ed Pearce as its new national channel director – North America. Pearce reports to Craig Patterson, Aryaka’s channel chief and VP of sales, Americas.

5. Partnership - ServiceNow ITSM and IoT Management: Mindtree has expanded its ServiceNow relationship. The latest moves involves Mindtree building solutions for ServiceNow Connected Operations, a proactive system of action for IoT and associated workflows, the two companies said.

6. Partnership - Robotic Process Automation (RPA): WonderBotz, an RPA hyperautomation services firm, has achieved UiPath Service Network (USN) certification.

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

  1. Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2021 (October 25-27, Miami, Florida and Virtual)
  2. hack_it 2021.2 from Huntress (October 25-27, Virtual)
  3. Microsoft Ignite 2021 (November 2-4, Virtual)
  4. Ingram Micro ONE 2021 (November 8-9, Virtual)
  5. ConnectWise IT Nation Connect 2021 (November 10-12, Orlando, Florida 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.