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5 Channel Partner Updates: Thursday 12 April 2018

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Channel partner news involving Cisco Systems, Fusion Agiltech, Future Processing, HP Inc., IntelliForce, KDDI Europe, Mavenlink, Ontai, OpsRamp, OTI, OwnBackup, PLDT Enterprise, ScanSource, Silver Peak, Zenlayer, Zerto & more.

Microsoft Board Studying Cloud Channel Sales Strategy

Microsoft’s board of directors is carefully studying the company’s cloud sales model and channel partner strategy, according to Chairman John Thompson.

Microsoft Channel Chief Change Arrives for Cloud 3.0

As Global Channel Chief Phil Sorgen shifts roles, interim leader Gavriella Schuster will oversee the company’s cloud and mobile partner efforts.

Google Stackdriver: Wakeup Call for MSPs, RMM Software Providers

The RMM software market must move faster, pushing MSPs beyond Office 365 toward IaaS & PaaS management. Skeptical? Check out Google Stackdriver.

Big Data Opportunities Await Microsoft SQL Server Partners

Microsoft Channel Chief Phil Sorgen doubles down on SQL Server messaging, suggesting the database will unlock big data opportunities for channel partners.

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Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider Program: Real Momentum

Channel Chief Phil Sorgen’s update with ChannelE2E.

Microsoft Channel Chief: About Those Linux Moves

Phil Sorgen describes how seemingly separate moves — involving SQL Server, Azure and Red Hat — are part of a bigger opportunistic partner strategy.

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Microsoft Promotes Office 365 Vertical Market Bundles

Microsoft Channel Chief Phil Sorgen is promoting a range of Office 365 cloud partner bundles for health care, agriculture, legal and 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?

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5 Channel Partner Observations: 23 Sept 2015

Today’s ChannelE2E update for channel partners, VARs, managed and cloud services providers (MSPs & CSPs) involves Citrix for sale, Hadoop and more.