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June 19, 2020
Coming out of mixed first-quarter results, Dell Technologies said it plans to stay the course with its channel partner strategy.
June 16, 2020
Stratus Technologies is making dramatic changes to its channel strategy. The company cut more than 80% of its channel partners and launched a fresh partner program.
April 03, 2020
Lenovo Data Center Group revamped its channel strategy and program, seeking to increase partner engagement and capture more whitespace opportunities; more news from the week.
March 13, 2020
The HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus adds capabilities that enable MSPs to monetize remote management services; plus other IT channel news from the week.
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