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July 02, 2020
ConnectWise is pushing deeper into the security market by launching an MSP-specific cybersecurity framework. Get insight into the MSP+ Cybersecurity Framework initiative.
June 19, 2020
Datto's newest managed services market study highlighted cloud computing as an essential component of MSP portfolios; other channel news from the week.
May 15, 2020
Gartner's latest research predicts an uptick in cloud spending, spurred by demand for public cloud services and cloud-based communications; more channel news from the week.
May 14, 2020
The expanded partnership offers 24/7 managed service aimed at reducing the complexity and cost of security information and event management infrastructure.
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The pandemic and 2020 presidential election are giving criminals plenty of phishing opportunities. Learn about phishing countermeasures that partners can take to protect customers. Continue Reading
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