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May 10th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
More integrations among its products, more M&A activity, and a whole lot of growth are all on the way for the IT management vendor and its partners, according to CEO Fred Voccola (pictured) and other executives at the company’s Connect IT event this week. - read more
 
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May 6th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
Kevin Lancaster (pictured) will continue to lead the dark web monitoring and security training vendor, which is the latest in a string of purchases by Kaseya and the first since the IT management vendor announced a $500 million funding round last week. - read more
 
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May 3rd, 2019 | Rich Freeman
Participants in the investment round, which comes amid an ongoing merger and acquisition spree by the IT management vendor, include TPG, a global private equity giant with some $103 billion of assets under management. - read more
 
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April 26th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
The transaction positions Passportal to enhance its products and expand its market reach faster, according to CEO Colin Knox (pictured), who will remain on board as director of MSP product strategy. - read more
 
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March 1st, 2019 | ChannelPro
Find out what co-hosts Erick Simpson and Rich Freeman think about ConnectWise being bought by private equity investor Thoma Bravo, paying your technicians performance bonuses, and hiring a dog to do your next big welding job. - read more
 
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February 27th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
Senior leaders at Continuum, Datto, Kaseya, and SolarWinds MSP, all of whom have direct experience with private equity buyouts, see short-term pains and long-term gains ahead for ConnectWise following its acquisition by Thoma Bravo. - read more
 
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February 25th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
The deal gives the iconic managed services software maker access to capital and business expertise it needs to realize ambitious strategic goals, according to founder Arnie Bellini (pictured), who will step down as CEO. - read more
 
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February 15th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
Though its acquisition spree isn’t over, the BDR, failover, migration, and now security vendor plans to make growth through partner engagement, recruitment, and cross-selling bigger priorities this year, according to channel exec Tim Puccio (pictured). - read more
 
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February 8th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
And that word is “synergy.” Joining forces will allow the two companies to deliver a complementary stack of data protection technologies to an equally complementary set of channel partners. - read more
 
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February 7th, 2019 | Rich Freeman
In addition to combining Webroot’s security portfolio with its own BDR and high availability products, the $618.5 million deals also merges Webroot’s extensive base of MSP partners with Carbonite’s VAR-heavy channel. - read more
 

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