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Datto Announces over 1,900 New MSP Partners and More Than 30 Percent Increase in Recurring Revenue
Company Unveils Lifetime Warranty for Networking Products, New Features to Equip MSPs with Tools Necessary for Growth and Efficiency at DattoCon18.
Vendor opens up on product roadmap after combining with Autotask
MSPs need help in selling to the SMB sector in particular and Datto is looking at ways to boost their abilities, including sitting in with them on sales outreach days.
In the News

|April 03, 2018
Datto outlines its post-acquisition future
Formerly Autotask, vendor introduces MSP customers to new company
The spread of ransomware is only set to increase in 2018, with the increasing availability of crypto-currencies which can allow a cyber-criminal to remain anonymous while conducting mass attacks.
In 2017, organisations were hit by ransomware attacks on an unprecedented scale. One report claims the average number of ransomware attacks in 2017 was up 23 percent compared to 2016, with detections up almost 2000 percent since 2015.
Sixth Annual Event Combines with Autotask Community Live, Delivering The Industry’s First Open Ecosystem MSP Event
Press Releases

|March 06, 2018
Datto Announces Global Expansion Plans for 2018
Follows Record Growth in 2017 of 2,900 New MSP Partners and 36 Percent Increase in Revenue
In the News

|February 20, 2018
Cloud applications causing 'real issues' for MSPs
Cloud applications' growth is causing problems for MSPs, according to Autotask's SVP of channel development, Len DiCostanzo.
1,200+ MSPs to Attend World’s Largest MSP-Centric Event in June
By 2020, remote workers will account for 72 per cent of the U.S. workforce, according to an International Data Corp. forecast. That can present a challenge for IT service providers (ITSPs), who are being tasked with performing more security and recovery tasks on a wider range of computing devices in more locations than ever before.
In the News

|February 06, 2018
Better Together
Mark Banfield, SVP and general manager International at Autotask, speaks to PCR about the reasons behind the merger with Datto, what it will mean for both companies and how MSPs will benefit.
Evolving customer demands forces VARs to reconsider economics and MSPs to rethink 'all-you-can-eat'
DattoCon: The First Open Ecosystem Conference for MSPs in the Channel
Moving to a cloud- and software-based business model provides opportunities, but such a shift won't be easy on partners
How can the channel deal with the security threats associated with IoT growth in 2018?
Founder and CEO Austin McChord Leads New Executive Team Uniquely Positioned to Meet the Data Protection and IT Business Management Needs of Global MSPs
Vista’s simultaneous acquisition of Datto and merger with existing Vista portfolio company Autotask immediately provides significant opportunities for the IT channel. The combination of Autotask’s market leading IT management solutions with Datto’s award-winning data protection solutions creates a single provider able to meet the needs of Managed Service Providers (“MSPs”) and IT Service Providers
In the News

|September 27, 2017
The next era for MSPs
Autotask, other channel players says MSPs are adapting to shifting customer concerns