5 Channel Partner Updates: 29 March 2017
Updates: Aerohive Networks, Agility Recovery, Avnet, ClearSky Data, Cloudpipes, Demisto, Guidance Software, Loggly, Masergy, Okta, Synnex, Tintri & more.
Microsoft WPC16: 10 Partner Moves to Watch
At Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2016 (#WPC16), watch for updates involving Office 365, Cloud PBX, SAP Concur, StorageCraft, Surface, and more.
GoDaddy Buyout of FreedomVoice: The Channel Strategy
FreedomVoice CEO Eric Thomas describes the VoIP company’s partner strategy under GoDaddy’s ownership. Plus, differentiating from Microsoft Cloud PBX.
Microsoft Buys Talko for Skype, Counters Cisco Spark
Microsoft’s Talko acquisition could bolster Skype for Business while also countering both Cisco Spark and Slack’s forthcoming enterprise version.
AT&T Punts Managed Hosting Services to IBM Cloud
AT&T will exit managed application hosting services, ultimately shifting those customers to IBM Cloud. Are telecom companies retreating to the network?
5 Channel Partner Updates: 8 Dec 2015
Today’s update involves Active Directory for AWS; Datto’s hire; Channel Mechanics gets funding; New Relic’s partner move; top channel partner events & more.
Memo From Microsoft: Cloud PBX Is Ready for Partners
Microsoft Channel Chief Phil Sorgen describes Office 365 E5 enhancements, including Skype for Business and Cloud PBX. But are partners ready for voice?
5 Channel Partner Updates: 1 Dec 2015
Today’s updates involve an MSP acquired; Apple Watch sales; top channel events of 2016; Docker’s real value; funding for Skype for Business partner & more.
Office 365 Upgrade: Microsoft Cloud PBX Arrives
Skype for Business is set to compete with hosted PBX providers, telcos & other voice companies. But are Office 365 partners ready for the voice world?