"Summit Partners" Posts

Zendesk Shareholder Objects to Company Sale to Private Equity Buyers

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Zendesk shareholder Light Street Capital fights cloud software company sale to private equity firms; seeks Zendesk CEO change & board expansion.

5 Channel Partner Program and MSP Market News Updates: 22 July 2022

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Today’s channel partner program & MSP market news involves Arcserve, Cisco WebEx for MSPs, ConnectWise Partners of the Year, NinjaOne, Pax8, Red Canary, Seagate, Softbank, Summit Partners, TextExpander & more. Sip up.

Kaseya Buys Datto: Are MSPs Right (Or Wrong) About Private Equity?

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Some critics allege private equity is destroying the MSP software market. Advocates claim private equity is building the MSP software market. Which is it?

Kaseya In Hiring Mode; No Info to Share Regarding ConnectBooster M&A Rumor

MSP software provider Kaseya remains in growth & hiring mode; no info to share regarding rumored Kaseya acquisition of ConnectBooster.

Private Equity Firms and Cybersecurity: New SEC Requirements?

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Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) proposes new cybersecurity rules for private equity firms. Potential MSP software company implications explained.

Vista Equity Prepares Next Private Equity Fund for Technology Acquisitions

MSP technology investors & private equity firms Alpine Investors, Summit Partners, Thoma Bravo & Trinity Hunt Partners also plan next acquisitions.

MSP Software and Cybersecurity Investor Summit Partners Raises $8.35B

Summit Partners — which backs NinjaRMM, Logic Monitor & Red Canary — exceeds target raise for new Summit Partners Growth Equity Fund XI.

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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 03 September 2021

Today’s channel partner program & MSP news involves HPE, MacStadium, Stracos, Summit Partners, Talend, TBI, Thoma Bravo, Trinity Hunt Partners & more.

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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 19 August 2021

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Today’s channel partner program & MSP news involves Accenture, Aqua Security, Cisco, Citrix, Corsa Security, Ensono, Exabeam, Ingram Micro, Mize, Nividia, Parallax PSA funding, ServiceNow, Syncron, Workday & more. Sip up.

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5 Channel Partner Program and MSP News Updates: 13 August 2021

Today’s channel partner program & MSP news involves Clearlake Capital, Equinix, Liongard, Nextiva, NinjaRMM, Red Canary, RSA Security, SHI, Summit Partners, Synnex, Talkdesk & more. Sip up.