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Egnyte Enhances Program for Managed Service Providers

Egnyte, a leader in cloud content security and governance, has enriched its partner program based on feedback from active partners to better serve its channel and their customers. Announced today at Egnyte’s annual Managed Service Provider (MSP) Summit, this follows the program’s accelerated growth in 2021. Enhancements to the program include unique packages, faster response […]

OS players move on managed services, bring competition

There is that saying about March coming in like a lion and going out like a lamb. Honestly, I think the lion wanted to wait to roar for April because two pieces of news hit for April that mark significant landmarks for IT services companies. And I started work on this piece before Kaseya bought […]

MSPs can turn the rising ransomware threat into revenue

Cybercrime is a booming business, inflicting damage to businesses estimated at $3 trillion per year and growing to $5 trillion by 2024, according to a report by Juniper Research. Cyberattacks are a costly business nightmare, resulting in profit-sapping downtime, lost revenues, brand damage, stock price losses, and regulatory fines. The Acronis Cyber Readiness Report, which […]

Experts Share Tips for MSPs Facing a New Economy

Managed service providers (MSPs) will grow their businesses by 15% per year over the next decade, according to estimates. Despite those projections of steady growth, MSP leaders are still nervous about the effects of inflation and an economic downturn. With approximately 20,000 MSPs in North America alone, that’s a lot of collective anxiety. However, financial […]

Patch Management: An Important Service for MSPs and MSSPs

Businesses these days have a strong need to simplify and automate patch management, and some managed service providers (MSPs) see an opportunity to help. Vulnerabilities are a big opening for hackers to gain entry into critical systems, and thousands of new vulnerabilities are discovered all the time. But if only about 800 of these vulnerabilities […]

Pax8 and Check Point Software Technologies Announce Agreement to Offer Cloud-Based Email Security Solutions

Pax8, the best place for IT professionals to buy cloud products, today announced a new global agreement with Check Point’s email security group, formerly Avanan, offering the leading security solution for cloud-based email and collaboration suites for Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Check Point’s patented API approach to email security, blocks malicious and phishing emails before […]