"Optiv Security" Posts

Nationwide MSP NexusTek Names Optiv Security Veteran CEO

NexusTek, a nationwide managed IT service provider (MSP) backed by private equity firm Abry Partners, hires Optiv Security veteran Bill Wosilius as CEO.

Optiv Security Acquires Conexsys

Optiv Security acquires Conexsys, a Toronto-based security and networking solutions provider, the two companies confirmed today.

Coffee Tuesday

5 Channel Partner Updates: 21 March 2017

Updates: Arkados Group, CompTIA, Dimension Data, Eyecast Inc., Genetec Inc., Ingram Micro, Kranz & Associates, NetEnrich, Optiv, PacketLight Networks & more.

Coffee Friday

5 Channel Partner Updates: 10 February 2017

Updates: Cisco Umbrella, CompTIA, CSPi Inc., ForeScout, Ingram Micro Cloud, IoT Security Alliance, Kao Data, Palo Alto Networks, Symantec, Trustonic & more.

Top 10 Technology Mergers, Acquisitions of 2016

The top M&A deals & rumors of 2016 involved Avaya, Blue Coat, HPE, Ingram Micro, Kaseya, KKR, LogicNow, Optiv Security, Presidio, SolarWinds MSP & Symantec.

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10 MSP Mergers and Acquisitions (And More) This Week

ChannelE2E is tracking at least 10 merger and acquisition deals this week involving VARs, MSPs, CSPs, data center providers and more. Here’s the list.


IT Channel Mergers, Acquisitions: $15 Billion In Combined Deals Since Monday

In a busy two days for mergers & acquisitions, IT channel companies (VARs, MSPs, CSPs & distributors) worth a combined $15B have traded hands in 48 hours

Confirmed: KKR Acquires Optiv Security

KKR is acquiring Optiv Security, the companies confirmed today. ChannelE2E first reported financial details about KKR buying Optiv Security on December 5.

Sources: KKR Acquires Optiv for $1.9 Billion

Blackstone Group allegedly sells Optiv Security Inc. to KKR for roughly $1.9 billion — or perhaps as much as 13 times EBITDA, ChannelE2E reports.

Coffee Monday

5 Channel Partner Updates: 21 November 2016

Updates: HPE, HP, Ingram Micro, Kaseya, Macom, Optiv, Palo Alto Networks, Puppet, Tech Data, Applied Micro, Brocade, Perforce Software, Seapine & more.