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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 26 August 2021

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Here are five (actually, less) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Thursday, August 26, 2021. Sip up.

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  • Who We Serve: Content for managed services providers (MSPs), IT service providers (ITSPs), technology solutions providers (TSPs), cloud services providers (CSPs), IT consulting firms, systems integrators, VARs, independent software vendors (ISVs), and any other partner acronym that further caffeinates our already stellar SEO.
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A. What’s Brewing Today: Technology News

1. Talent - Public Cloud Services: Microsoft has hired former Amazon Web Services (AWS) executive Charlie Bell as corporate VP, CNBC reports.

2. Distribution - Cloud Services: Tech Data has expanded its catalog of cloud solutions within the Cloud Solution Factory on Amazon Web Services (AWS).

3. Professional Services Automation (PSA) Software: CloudBlue, owned by Ingram Micro, has launched CloudBlue Rev -- a PSA solution -- in North America.

4. MSP Partner Program - Password Management: Bitwarden has announced a password management offering for MSPs.

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

  1. Build IT Live 2021 (August 30-September 1, New York)
  2. Lenovo Tech World 2021 (September 8, Virtual)
  3. Barracuda Secured.21 (September 14-16, Virtual)
  4. Nutanix .Next 2021 (September 20-23, Virtual)
  5. Salesforce Dreamforce (September 21-23, Hybrid)
  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.