MSP & MSSP Industry Notes for August 5th 2019


August 4th 2019


MSP & MSSP Industry Notes

NWOIT Services Has Acquired PenTech Computer Company

  • N.W.O.I.T been in business since 2008 and founded by Nick Oughton
  • Provides managed IT service and cloud solutions
  • Based in Saint Louis, Missouri
  • Pen Tech Computer Company is an IT service provider that emerged in 1984

Sullivan Data Management is Latest Addition to the Logically Managed IT Platform

  • Logically offers Oplogic their intelligent MSP Platform
  • Logicallly marks 20 years as IT service provider and MSP in 2019
  • Acquisition of Sullivan Data Management to be “the first of many”
  • K&R Network Solutions and Winxnet merged in June of 2018 and in April 2019 changed name to Logically
  • Plans to acquire 3-5 MSP’s every year

Data Intensity Wins Fastest Time to Impact Award at Totango Executive Summit

  • Totango innovates in the SaaS solutions space
  • Data Intensity the largest multi-cloud managed services provider
  • DI has 12 locations in the world with headquarters in Boston, Mass
  • Founded in 2001, has more than 650 clients, 800 professionals world-wide, more than 200+ cloud migrations and 15,000 managed environments

eMazzanti Shares 3 Elements of Successful Information Governance

  • One of the Top 200 U.S. Microsoft Partners, 5 time WatchGuard Partner of the Year
  • New York City area MSP and consultants
  • Helps companies manage data and mitigate security risks
  • Located in Hoboken, NJ, began offering services in 2001

Sikich named a top managed service provider

  • Recognized by MSPmentor 501
  • MSPmentor recognizes top managed service providers based on a range of metrics
    • Annual managed services revenue
    • Cloud
    • Managed Services
    • Professional Services
    • Consulting
    • Reselling
  • In 2016 Sikich acquired BCG Systems
  • Sikich founded in 1982, now ranks as country’s 28th largest CPA firm

Leading North American IT Service Management Company Deploys 3CLogic to Enhance Field Services Support

  • Headquarters in Rockville, Maryland
  • 3Clogic integrates with Servicenow, SUGAR CRM, SAP, Microsoft Dyanamics CRM and others
  • Cloud-Based contact center platform company
  • Offers enterprise-grade Cloud Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS)

Portland-based IT firm makes acquisition, unveils aggressive growth plan

  • Logically located in Portland, Oregon acquires Sullivan Data Management
  • Sullivan Data located in Yorktown Heights, New York
  • Logically CEO Chris Claudio says the acquisition is part of a larger strategy to expand nationally
  • Claudio states T services industry is relatively fragmented with 15-20K small to midsize providers in the United States

Thrive Adds Goodger & Demorcy to New York FinTech Leadership Team

  • Thrive a provider of Next Generation Managed Services located in Foxborough, Mass
  • Names Scott Goodger as General Manager and Executive Vice President for New York market
  • Names Steven Demorcy as Vice President to head Thrive’s New York FinTec Cloud Operations

Leading Zero Trust Access Security Provider Pulse Secure Becomes a Member of MSPAlliance®

  • Pulse Secure provider of software-defined Secure Access solutions
  • Headquartered in San Jose, California
  • MSPAlliance has more than 30,000 members worldwide
  • MSPAlliance offers members to achieve MSP and Cloud Certifications including, SSAE 16 Audits and achieve certification with MSPALiiance MSP/Cloud Verify Program

EQT Invests in Nexon, a Leading Managed IT Services Provider in Australia

  • Nexon, Australian cloud and managed service provider since 2000
  • EQT is an investment firm with more than 61 billion Euro’s raised in capital

Maple Tech Completes Migration to Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Maple Tech a provider of cloud-based, core administration technology for property and casualty insurance companies
  • Located in Manalapan, New Jersey
  • Maple Tech core administration suit, Aspire, offers comprehensive core functionality

Bell Techlogix announces a partnership with the City of Indianapolis

  • Indianapolis based IT services and solutions
  • Awarded 5 year, $30.5 million dollar contract by Marion County Information Technology Board
  • To provide City-County IT Infrastructure for service deask, deskside support, depot services, walk-up support, data network services, data center operations, remote infrastructure monitoring and IT Asset Management


C Spire Business named one of world's top managed service providers in 2019

  • C Spire selected for the 6th consecutive year
  • Placed 13th on the list of 501 companies worldwide (MSP 501)
  • Only MSP in southeastern US to make the top 20
  • C Spire has more than 500 service professionals, multiple data centers and operate almost 9,000 miles of fiver optic infrastructure

3Cloud earns Microsoft Azure Expert MSP designation

  • 3Cloud a Microsoft Azure consulting and managed services company headquartered in Chicago, Il
  • Operates offices in Dallas, Texas and supports clients in North America and Europe
  • Earns enter into Microsoft’s Azure Expert MSP program

VirtualArmour Expands Managed Services Scope with $150K Contract with Regional Energy Company

  • VirtualAmour a global cybersecurity managed service provided (MSSP) headquarter in Centennial, Colorado
  • Awarded Managed Firewall services contract with regional energy company
  • Includes managed services and professional services for $150,000
  • Clients include Fortune 500 companies and several industry sectors in more than countries

Pensare Acquires Two MSPs, Pursues Nationwide UCaaS

  • Pensare a PE firm (looks like it to me)
  • Hires Graham McGonigal as COO formerly with Vonage and AT&T to lead strategy for acquisitions
  • Acquisitions involve buying Computex Technology solutions for $65 million and and unnamed IT solutions provider for $49.5 millio

Carbonite Seeks CEO Amid Security Momentum, Data Protection Challenges

  • Mohamad Ali steps down to join IDG as CEO
  • Carbonite hires executive search firm to identify next CEO
  • Carbonite Chairman Steve Munford named as interim CEO


NetGain Technologies announces new CEO

  • IT services provider in Lexington, Kentucky
  • NetGain founded in 1984 and largest managed IT provider in South Central US
  • Announced Tim Burke as new CEO

MSP Acquisition/ Network Computing Buys Power On Technologies

  • Networking Computer Solutions based in Topeka, Kansas provide managed IT solutions
  • Acquire Power on Technologies based in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Terms of deal no known
  • Combined the two companies will support 700 clients and managed 4,000 network devices

NetLogix Selected to the Channel Futures MSP 501 List

  • Selected to The Channel Futures MS 501 list for 2019

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