Managed security service giants Accuvant and FishNet Security announced a new name for the merged organization, Optiv Security, during the RSA Conference this week. MSPmentor caught up with Accuvant CEO Dan Burns to talk about the integration of the two MSSPs and what other managed service providers could learn from such a massive deal. Here's what he said....More
ECi Software Solutions has added Auckland, New Zealand-based remote monitoring and management (RMM) and service desk solution provider Naverisk to its managed services portfolio. Here's everything you need to know....More
We've just turned the 2015 calendar to the March page, but the managed services market has already experienced a raft of merger and acquisition activity. Here's a closer look at 10 acquisitions that managed service providers (MSPs) need to know about for this year so far.
SolarWinds (SWI), parent company of N-able, has acquired cloud-monitoring company Librato for $40 million in cash. The announcement of the deal was released at the same time as the company’s Q4 and year-end earnings. Here are the details....More
Technology management, consulting and outsourcing company Aldridge and Twist Solutions, a Dallas-based managed service provider (MSP), are joining forces to form one of the largest IT providers in Texas. Here are the details....More
Datapipe is acquiring GoGrid, a provider of a cloud services that automate the deployment of big data applications. The idea is to test and deploy these applications with a single click across multiple cloud platforms. Here are the details....More