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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP Market News Updates: 29 August 2022

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Greetings and salutations. Here are five (actually, more) technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Monday, August 29, 2022. Sip up.

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

1. MSP and MSSP Security Conference: Join us for the MSSP Alert Live 2022 conference (September 19-21, Washington, D.C.).

2. MSPs Need to Patch SysAid: A hacking group linked to the Iranian government has been exploiting Log4j 2 vulnerabilities in SysAid, a set of popular IT support and management software applications, according to Microsoft, SC Media reported.

3. Integration - ServiceNow and Microsoft SharePoint: DTech Apps has released a new version of DocIntegrator to integrate Microsoft SharePoint with any ServiceNow environment, the company said.

4. Compliance Services:  Infopercept has packaged its security services and associated compliance capabilities to "make security compliances simple, easy, accurate and achievable for organizations," the global MSSP asserted.

5. Apple Launches And Investigations: Multiple updates include...

  • Apple Anti-Trust: Justice Department lawyers are in the early stages of drafting a potential antitrust complaint against Apple, Politico reported. Related: See all Big Tech antitrust investigation updates here.
  • Apple Augmented Reality: Trademark filings suggest that Apple. may be staking claim to potential names for its highly anticipated mixed-reality headset, part of the tech giant’s push into its first new product category in years, Bloomberg reported.
  • Apple Event: Apple may unveil the iPhone 14 and Apple Watch Series 8 during an event that's scheduled for September 7, MacWorld reports.

6. Exiting Russia: Dell and Ericsson are both exiting Russia amid that country's continued invasion of Ukraine, the two companies each disclosed in recent days. Related: See all cyberattack updates involving the Russia-Ukraine war here.

B. Annual Channel Partner Conferences and MSP Summits

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.