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.
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.
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.
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.