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|September 16, 2015
Autotask expands HQ to accommodate new growth
Autotask has expanded its headquarters outside of Albany, New York, to support the software's developers growth in the U.S. and abroad. The expansion has added 4,200 square feet and will house the growing sales workforce as well an on-site training center.
In the News

|September 02, 2015
Channel Awards 2015 shortlist - Out Now!
After a long summer's wait, the Channel Awards shortlist is finally out! These awards recognise the achievements of those individuals and teams that are responsible for making the UK IT channel truly great.
It’s easy for IT vendors to claim they offer cloud-based services and applications. “Unfortunately, the cloud has created a group of ‘cloud posers’ which are inexperienced software developers who make outrageous (and false) claims about the performance of the cloud-based applications they manage,” believes Autotask’s director of technology and infrastructure, Jason Lehr.
Autotask has announced a day-long Smart IT Summit that will be held at The Maslow Hotel in Sandton on Sept. 15.
In the News

|August 24, 2015
Acquisition 101 - manage what matters
"Immediately following the acquisition of ACT, we got to work addressing the first challenge: migrating all customers into a single CRM system," says Kim Drumm, operations manager at Prosource. "To ensure no service disruption, it was imperative that resources across all departments had customer information at their fingertips. Autotask’s import function made this process virtually effortless."
In the News

|August 12, 2015
Decision time for managed services
Which way forward for managed services in Europe? New research by IT Europa shows that Europe presents a patchy picture of managed services provision.
According to Mark Cattini, CEO of Autotask, the vendor's 29 July acquisition of Soonr, an enterprise secure file sharing and collaboration services for IT business managers, was intended to help MSPs satisfy high demand for data management services.
In the News

|August 10, 2015
Totally MSP Interview with Mark Cattini
TotallyMSP caught up with the charismatic CEO of Autotask, Mark Cattini, about the recent Smart IT Summit event in London.
Autotask’s announced acquisition of file sync and share platform provider Soonr last week marked another deal for the professional services automation company as it seeks to assemble a killer package of tools for its IT service provider customers to use in operating their businesses.
In the News

|July 31, 2015
5 Companies That Came to Win This Week
Professional services automation provider Autotask is expanding its cloud offerings by acquiring Soonr, a provider of cloud-based storage, file-sharing and synchronization applications.
In this week's ChannelTech Podcast, our editors talk to Autotask CEO Mark Cattini and Product VP Pat Burns following the company's acquisition of file sync and share provider Soonr.
Following its buyout of Soonr, Autotask plans to deeply integrate file sync and share into its business management platform.
New York-based business management software maker Autotask added key mobile functionality to its platform July 30 by acquiring Soonr, a consumer-aimed file sharing and synchronization cloud service with an enterprise-grade feature set.
In the News

|July 30, 2015
Autotask acquires file share business Soonr
UK hosted IT provider Autotask Corporation has agreed to acquire US enterprise secure file sharing and collaboration service Soonr for an undisclosed sum.
Professional services automation provider Autotask expanded its cloud offerings by acquiring Soonr on Wednesday. The deal moves Autotask further into the cloud and brings Soonr deeper into the channel.
Ian van Reenen, Vice President Engineering, (Endpoint Solutions) at Autotask and Mark Banfield, Vice President – International , at Autotask discuss the recent acquisition of Soonr.
IT management software provider Autotask is buying Soonr, creating new revenue opportunities for managed service providers and others in the channel.
Autotask's acquisition of Soonr, a Silicon Valley startup, will help move the company toward explosive growth following last year's nine-figure private equity investment, Autotask CEO Mark Cattini said.
Autotask has announced plans to acquire Soonr, a San Jose, California-based provider of file synchronization sharing services with competitors that include Dropbox,, eFolder and Google Drive.
Autotask Corporation, the world’s leading provider of hosted IT business management technology, has agreed to acquire Soonr, a leading provider of enterprise secure file sharing and collaboration services for IT business managers.