WatchGuard's new owner vows to 'double down' on MSPs

It was announced in April that Vector Capital had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the interests of other shareholders, including Francisco Partners

clock • 2 min read
WatchGuard's new owner vows to 'double down' on MSPs

Vector Capital has finalised its acquisition of security vendor WatchGuard and says it will "double down" on its focus on MSPs. It was announced in April that Vector Capital was to become the ma...

To continue reading this article...

Join CRN

  • Enjoy full access to channelweb.co.uk - the UK’s top news source for the IT channel
  • Gain the latest insights through market analysis and interviews with channel leaders
  • Stay on top of key trends with the Insider weekly newsletter curated by CRN’s editor
  • Be the first to hear about our industry leading events and awards programmes

 

Join now

 

Already a CRN member?

Log in

You may also like
Francisco Partners acquires Blancco for £175m

Vendor

The deal finalised at 223p/share and as a result Blancco has ceased trading and is no longer on the London stock market

clock 05 December 2023 • 2 min read
Riverbed Technology in full flow with new CEO and PE owner

Vendor

Vector Capital's takeover of Riverbed has officially completed

clock 13 July 2023 • 2 min read
PE firm Vector Capital angling for Riverbed takeover

Vendor

Riverbed, which came out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy in late 2021 with a recapitalisation, is set to be acquired by Vector Capital

clock 01 June 2023 • 2 min read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Vendor

ConnectWise lays off 'less than 100' staffers to 'improve operations'

ConnectWise lays off 'less than 100' staffers to 'improve operations'

ConnectWise is laying off staff to improve operations and refocus on partner growth opportunities

CJ Fairfield
clock 18 April 2024 • 3 min read
Cisco makes AI infrastructure push with Hypershield announcement

Cisco makes AI infrastructure push with Hypershield announcement

New tech leverages NVIDIA partnership

clock 18 April 2024 • 2 min read
Sunnier skies ahead? Cloud giants dial down the greenwash

Sunnier skies ahead? Cloud giants dial down the greenwash

2024 cloud sustainability research reveals positive changes in some of the environmental data provided by big three cloud vendors.

Penny Horwood
clock 17 April 2024 • 10 min read