"Venture Capital" Posts

Accenture Invests in pulsESG, Inc.

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Accenture Ventures’ latest strategic investment is in pulsESG, an environmental, social and governance data collection startup.

Cisco Launches Independent Venture Capital Firm Decibel

Cisco Systems launches Decibel, an independent venture capital organization focused on early stage investments.

5 Channel Partner Updates: Tuesday 14 August 2018

Today’s channel partner news involves Tesla go-private discussions; Momentum Cyber advises ADT on Secure Designs; H.I.G. Capital Acquires Buck; Green Cloud & AVANT partner; WCI Data Solutions acquires HingePoint and more.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 21 July 2016

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Updates re Ingram Micro, Netrality, Avnet, Lenovo, Nutanix, GBH, InfoVista, Carbonite, Ransomware, Cloud24x7, Tech Data, CompTIA, Autotask & ConnectWise.

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5 Channel Observations: 13 Oct 2015

Today’s channel partner updates explore more Dell-EMC winners and losers; more MSP acquisitions; new roles for Amy Luby & Todd Hussey; & Asigra’s next move.

Next MSP Software Industry Shift: When?

Will private equity firms buy, sell or hold various MSP software companies? Here’s the scorecard so far for managed services providers (MSPs).

Venture Capital Money Dollars Currency

Yes, IT Consultants Raise Venture Capital

Few IT service providers have growth plans that are strong enough to attract venture capital or angel investor dollars. Cloud Technology Partners, a professional services firm that’s growing 100 percent annually and hiring aggressively, is bucking that trend. Indeed, the company in June raised $3.5 million in venture capital — bringing total funding to  $17.4 […]