5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 13 August 2021
Today’s channel partner program & MSP news involves Clearlake Capital, Equinix, Liongard, Nextiva, NinjaRMM, Red Canary, RSA Security, SHI, Summit Partners, Synnex, Talkdesk & more. Sip up.
Clearlake Capital Acquires Small Business Cloud and Hosting Provider Endurance
Private equity firm Clearlake Capital Group acquires Endurance International Group, Constant Contact, Bluehost, HostGator & Domain.com for $3 billion.
ConvergeOne Buys Cisco, Avaya Partner SPS (Strategic Products and Services)
ConvergeOne acquires Cisco Systems & Avaya partner Strategic Products and Services (SPS). It’s ConvergeOne’s second buyout in a month and 14th overall.
ConvergeOne Acquires Cisco, VMware Partner Annese & Associates
ConvergeOne acquires Annese & Associates, a Cisco Systems (CSCO), VMware (VMW) and NetApp (NTAP) partner focused on professional, managed & cloud services.
LANDESK, HEAT Software Merger: CEO Steve Daly’s Channel Strategy
LANDESK CEO Steve Daly describes the company sale, HEAT Software merger, and the partner opportunity for “integrated” lifecycle management.
LANDESK Acquired Again, Merges With HEAT Software
Clearlake Capital is acquiring LANDESK from Thoma Bravo, and merging the IT management business with HEAT Software. Here are the implications for MSPs.
Cisco, VMware, EMC Partner Presidio Considers $2 Billion IPO
Presidio (a Cisco, VMware & EMC channel partner) apparently is mulling a $2 billion IPO. Are VARs-turned-hybrid service providers ready for public markets?
Private Equity Firms Invest In InterVision Systems
InterVision, a technology and network integrator launched in 1993, has received private equity funding from Huron Capital Partners and RLG Capital.
Private Equity Firm Acquires Cloud Services Provider
Great Hill Partners has acquired majority control of Evolve IP, a fast-growth cloud services provider (CSP). Next up: Evolve IP will make more acquisitions.