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BitTitan
Why tenant consolidation is critical to cloud success
Consolidating tenants can improve cost management, security and engagement after a flurry of reactive activity following the widespread shift to remote operations.
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Cybersecurity
Vector Capital to be majority shareholder of WatchGuard
WatchGuard Technologies has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vector Capital to make a large new equity investment in the business.
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Kaseya
Kaseya to acquire Datto in US$6.2 billion transaction
Kaseya and Datto have announced that Kaseya will acquire Datto in an all-cash transaction that will offer Datto’s shareholders US$35.50 per share.
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Zscaler
Zscaler enters managed services partnership with The Instillery
"Managed services companies such as The Instillery have become essential in guiding organisations along their digital transformation journey."
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Data Protection
Backing up your business is about more than preventing data loss
Backups are a crucial part of doing business - typically most crucial directly after the realisation that one wasn't done properly.
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Hosted Network
Hosted Network and Sea-Level Operations team up to provide the best solutions for Australian MSPs
Choosing a good cloud service provider can be the make or break choice when determining an MSP's success, and to curb this worry they should look no further than Hosted Network.
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Kaseya
Kaseya sees continued growth following a standout 2021
From key acquisitions to new regional data centres, Kaseya has continued to see expansive growth
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Cybersecurity
A new tool to help the MSP community combat Log4j
Datto is encouraging all MSPs to download a free script developed and made available on GitHub for any Remote Monitoring and Management solution. 
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Customer experience
ConnectWise bolsters CX portfolio with SmileBack acquisition
ConnectWise will now own and develop the SmileBack customer feedback system, which is designed specifically for the MSP market.
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Dell Technologies
Worried about unpredictable multi-cloud spending? Get yourself a partner
When you adopt a cloud-first policy, you expect speed, agility, and innovation. You don’t expect to pay twice as much as running workloads in your own data centre. That wouldn’t be a selling point for any organisation looking to gain cloud flexibility whilst also lowering IT costs.
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Cybersecurity
WatchGuard Cloud enhances security platform with new endpoint security modules
"WatchGuard continues to deliver on its vision of our Unified Security Platform that enables MSPs to offer a comprehensive set of enterprise-grade security services to protect businesses of all sizes."
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Wi-fi
WatchGuard introduces WIFI management into cloud portfolio
The addition of Wi-Fi in WatchGuard Cloud provides cross-platform integration and centralised management, simplifying how partners purchase, deploy and manage products and services.
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SaaS
Commvault extends Metallic MSP ecosystem with three new partners
This latest move increases the company's reach by bringing access to Commvault's data protection solutions to more organisations in more geographies.
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Scale Computing
Scale Computing and Acronis announce new Business Resilience System built for MSPs
The scalable Business Resilience appliance allows for instant recovery of all critical workloads in an environment, regardless of where those workloads are running, the company states.
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Cybersecurity
Threat intelligence most sought-after security service for MSPs
"When a reactive approach to cybersecurity is not enough, MSPs have to seriously address the choice of threat intelligence service providers."
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Security Operations Centre / SOC
AdvantageNZ takes the win at LogRhythm partner awards
The local MSP has capped off an impressive year with another win at the local awards.
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Managed service provider
Empired announces $15 million contract with Horizon Power in WA
The contract is for an initial term of three years plus two one-year options to extend, allowing the provision of services for up to five years.
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Managed service provider
IDC survey outlines critical investments for MSPs
IDC's research outlined the opportunities MSPs should invest in to optimise their competitive advantage in the managed cloud services market.
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ManageEngine
ManageEngine's Desktop Central provides centralised endpoint management for enterprise devices
ManageEngine’s Desktop Central is a unified endpoint management solution designed for managed service providers (MSPs) and in-house IT managers alike.
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Sophos
Sophos extends MSP Connect program to respond to growing demand
“We're seeing unprecedented demand for integrated security solutions and services that better protect customers and enable partners to expand their business."
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Managed service provider
Hosted Networks takes inspiration from Iron Man for its JARVIS system for MSPs
 Over 24 months, Hosted Network worked with more than 150 partners to understand their challenges. As an MSP itself, it understood every challenge.
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Azure
Intergen selected to drive Microsoft Azure growth across NZ
The two companies have signed a three-year partnership, which will enable Intergen to identify current and potential customers for the Azure platform.
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Managed service provider
Kaseya announces global community hub and MSP enhancements
IT and security management company Kaseya has announced the launch of the Connect IT Community. 
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Nozomi Networks
Nozomi Networks launches MSSP Elite Program, targets OT and IoT market
Nozomi Networks states the company is focused on enabling MSSPs to generate additional revenue through new lines of business, while giving customers greater flexibility and maximum value.