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Empired announces $15 million contract with Horizon Power in WA
The contract is for an initial term of three years plus two one-year options to extend, allowing the provision of services for up to five years.
Vertica launches new analytics SaaS offering on AWS
"Vertica Accelerator delivers the fastest analytics as a service to organisations with complete control- customers leverage their own negotiated pricing with AWS."
Hosted Networks takes inspiration from Iron Man for its JARVIS system for MSPs
Over 24 months, Hosted Network worked with more than 150 partners to understand their challenges. As an MSP itself, it understood every challenge.
Barracuda brings new security options to MSPs with latest release
“The continued enhancements we are making to Barracuda RMM are part of our ongoing commitment to supporting MSPs in improving their security offerings."
Qumulo launches on Azure as a Service, brings scalability to customers
Qumulo has officially launched Qumulo on Azure as a Service (QaaS), a petabyte-scale file data management platform in the cloud delivered as a managed service.
Security vendors weigh in as fallout of Kaseya cyber attack continues
"This attack is especially dangerous because Kaseya is used by many Managed Service Providers that many businesses trust to handle their IT functions."
Managed cyber services crucial to secure infrastructure, data and processes
"With core MSSP services in place, security can be heightened to improve both the speed of detection and speed of response."
HPE GreenLake & Nutanix launch managed multi-database ops & management solution
HPE builds on its successful collaboration with Nutanix to offer a fully managed database operations service.
Sophos and Ingram Micro set sights on cybersecurity market in A/NZ
Sophos and Ingram Micro have extended their partnership, which will see the distributor working to recruit new managed services partners to the Sophos MSP Connect Flex program.
Kordia acquires Auckland-based managed IT firm Base2
Kordia Group CEO Shaun Rendell says it's a natural progression of the company’s services as IT and telecommunications converge.
10 things you didn't know about Kiwi ICT company Advantage
Advantage is one of New Zealand’s most established IT providers with offices in Auckland and Palmerston North.
IoT-managed services market to reach $166.71b by 2025
IoT-managed services providers are expected to leverage vertical expertise to expand globally, experiencing significant growth overall.
Spark appoints Oracle veteran Heather Graham as CEO of its cloud business
Graham will begin her role at the end of March, after a stint in managed isolation following a relocation from Austin, Texas.
WA university extends strategic partnership with Data#3
Data#3 has been chosen by Edith Cowan University (ECU) to renew and maintain the organisation’s secure network managed services.
Ensign and Cybereason expand security offerings with partnership
Partnership enables mutual customers throughout APAC to access managed detection and response capabilities.
ESET brings endpoint security platform to Australia
ESET Protect is designed to automate ESET security solutions across on-premise and cloud environments for businesses of all sizes.
Kaseya announces unified RMM solution
The new unified remote monitoring and management solution is a major component of Kaseya VSA.
Oracle releases APEX platform as a service
The low-code app development platform is now available as a standalone managed cloud service.
Umbrellar head of cloud promoted to CEO
Dave Howden has been leading the company’s cloud strategy for the last 3+ years and is now taking the reins for the company’s next steps.
rhipe named APAC distributor for Nerdio
Partners can benefit from Azure tech and ops enablement, guidance on packaging offerings and management of complete Azure environments.
Work harder, or work smarter? Why the IT channel needs a modern sales approach
The way the IT channel sells IT services is changing, and it’s time to take action through modern sales.
M-Files a Visionary in Content Services Magic Quadrant
“Gartner's recognition reaffirms our strong federation strategy and modern approach that eliminates information silos and unifies data.”
Vectra sets A/NZ channel in sights with new leadership hire
The new international sales VP will be charged with strengthening its MSP programme and growing its channel partner network in the region.
Telstra Purple acquires services provider Epicon
Epicon was an Australian-owned company with more than 100 technical specialists and operations in ACT, VIC, NSW and QLD.