Channel Marketer Report

Channel Relationships

Datto Acquires Backupify

Datto, a hybrid cloud-based backup disaster recovery and continuity solutions provider, has acquired Backupify, a provider of cloud-to-cloud backup recovery solutions for SaaS applications, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition will empower Datto to create a platform that will protect all business data, whether it is kept onsite or in the cloud. Together, the companies will protect […]

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The Future Of Channel Marketing

By Andy Grant, Bowan Arrow  The way in which channel marketers communicate and influence end-users has changed dramatically over the past seven years. Partner marketers understand the importance of a brand and its online reputation. They have adapted their marketing strategies to incorporate modern marketing tactics, ensuring the right messages are reaching the right audiences […]

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Thinspace Partners With Xoom To Bring Desktop Virtualization To Texas SMB Market

Thinspace Technology Inc., a provider of cloud client and virtualization technology, has established a new partnership with Xoom Technology Group. With the partnership, Xoom will help meet the growing demand for desktop virtualization solutions in the San Antonio and Austin, Tex., areas — while also expanding Thinspace’s overall customer reach.

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Study: 60% Of Channel Partners Say Poor Supplier Technology Hinders Profitability

By Brian Anderson, Associate Editor A study from Relayware finds that that 60% of channels partners blame inadequate supplier technology for subpar profitability. The study, titled: Partnering Automation Benchmarks, surveyed more than 150 channel partners to identify how suppliers transact business with their partners. While many channel partners are integrating cloud solutions into their portfolios, their […]

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Globalscape Focuses On Creating A Thriving Channel

Over the past year, Globalscape, a secure information exchange company, has focused on bolstering its channel business. Despite having a loyal and diverse global customer base, the leadership team decided in early 2014 to expand sales initiatives and specifically, invest in developing a North American channel. Now at the tail end of the year, Globalscape […]

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Toshiba Exec Discusses Channel Success Stories, Lessons Learned

The retail industry is changing at a rapid pace, and merchants across all sizes and categories are focused on creating a great customer experience. But sometimes, retailers are challenged to identify the right solutions and software for their business, and what strategies would help them drive engagement and long-term loyalty. Toshiba is positioning itself and […]

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Thinspace Partners With Fidalia Networks To Extend Desktop Virtualization Solutions To Canada

Thinspace Technology Inc., a virtualization and cloud client technology provider, has partnered with Fidalia Networks, a provider of managed services and telecommunications, in an effort to supply business clients in Canada with desktop virtualization and cloud service solutions. With the global desktop virtualization market expected to surpass $65 billion in 2015, according to Gartner research, […]

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Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions Joins Motorola PartnerEmpower Program

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, a provider of POS technology for the retail industry, has joined the Motorola PartnerEmpower Program to further expand its omnichannel offerings. In signing the Global Systems Integrator Agreement from Motorola, Toshiba now is certified to resell Motorola scanners, mobile computers and wireless network solutions to retail customers. Toshiba also will be […]

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Salesfusion Partners With Three SugarCRM VARs

Salesfusion has entered into partnerships with three SugarCRM VARs in a move designed to further expand the user base for its marketing automation platform. Epicom, based in Austin, Highland Solutions, based in Chicago, and Synolia of Lyon, France, will offer and promote Salesfusion to thousands of SugarCRM customers worldwide. Salesfusion began targeting SugarCRM customers in 2012 […]

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