5 Channel Partner and MSP Updates: Friday 31 July 2020
Here are five technology news updates, insights, chatter, and plenty more to start your day for Friday, July 31, 2020. Sip up.
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A. What’s Happening Today
1. M&A – Massive Chip Merger?: Nvidia may acquire Arm, according to a report…
2. MSP Business Recovery?: After a bumpy March and April 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic, many MSPs report a business re-acceleration in recent weeks, according to a NinjaRMM poll.
3. Small Office Home Office (SOHO) Security: Avast has launched Avast Business Small Office Protection, which is designed to secure up to 10 business devices that run Apple macOS and iOS, Microsoft Windows, and/or Google Android.
4. Twitter Breach Update: It looks like hackers leveraged spear phishing and phone-based social engineering to breach Twitter’s network and management tools.
5. Cognizant – After the Ransomware Attack: The global IT consulting firm has formed a board of directors subcommittee to further strengthen Cognizant’s approach to security. Cognizant suffered a ransomware attack in April, which cost roughly $50 million to $70 million in lost revenue and cleanup costs.
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- CompTIA ChannelCon 2020 (August 4-6, Virtual Conference)
- IoT World 2020 (August 11-13, Virtual Conference)
- Kaseya Connect IT Global 2020 (August 24-27, Virtual Conference)
- IT By Design: Build IT 2020 (September 1, Virtual Conference)
- SaaStr 2020 Home: Virtual Cloud Business Conference (September 2-3)
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