5 Channel Partner Updates: Friday 15 June 2018
Today’s channel partner news involves AWS cloud services, Broadcom layoffs, ConnectWise Automation Nation, Datto DattoCon18, DaLand Solutions, Hostway, HP Enterprise, MapR, Microsoft SQL Server vs. Oracle, Onix, StorageCraft & more.
Private Equity Firm Acquires Managed Cloud Services Provider, Database Expert
Private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP) acquires Remote DBA Experts (RDX), an MSP that provides remote database administration (DBA) and cloud managed services for Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server & more. Additional tuck-in acquisitions are planned.
Microsoft SQL Server for Linux Nears Commercial Release, Launch
Microsoft delivers SQL Server release candidate for Linux. Will traditional Microsoft, Red Hat, Canonical and SUSE Linux database partners embrace it?
Giant Sucking Sound: Partners Move Databases to Amazon
AWS Database Migration Service shifts 1,000 workloads to Amazon’s cloud since January. Partners like Apps Associates lead the charge.