Fresh off my one-month blogbatical it is time to get back in the habit of providing channel partners with a weekly update on key McAfee news and information. This week’s highlights include, announcements made at the 2011 McAfee Partner Summit, two key technology announcements made at McAfee FOCUS11, Partner Summit press coverage, our Q4 Quarterly Channel Partner Town Hall and a data center webcast you’ll want to mark your calendars to attend.
We made several announcements at this year’s McAfee SecurityAlliance Partner Summit all focused on driving partner profitability, in case you missed it, here’s the press release.
Looking for a comprehensive 2011 Partner Summit recap of what was unveiled – we’ve got you covered.
ePO DeepCommand is available now. Here’s a demo, which includes information on the ePO DeepCommand reporting and discovery module.
Looking for third party insight and analysis from the 2011 Partner Summit here’s a few for you to read:
- Intel execs bullish on McAfee technology, channel expertise
- Intel, McAfee talk channel, innovation
- McAfee seeking ‘ACE’ partners to drive technical pre-sales efforts
- McAfee launches new channels initiatives
- McAfee boosts deal registration margin
On Oct. 27, we hosted our Quarterly Channel Partner Town Hall, if you missed it, here’s the replay.
Our next Town Hall will likely be January 19, 2012. Pencil it in and we will get an invite out in December with the confirmed date.
Want to know how data center customers are looking to improve their security? Then mark your calendar for Nov. 30, 2011 to attend the McAfee webcast, How can organizations improve their security, where Gabriel Consulting will share their Data Center Security Survey results.
The Tweet of the month comes from PaoloCDN, Paolo Del Nibletto: “Renee James said she was either crazy to spend $8B on a security co. or made the single most important acquisition this decade.”
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