Veritas under new ownership in $8 billion Symantec spin-off

Same-named firm was originally acquired in 2004 for $13.5 billion

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'Stale' antivirus offerings from security giants raise issues

Partner claims that for established vendors like Symantec, Trend Micro and McAfee, 'bolting on' new features is not enough for virtualized environments


Channelnomics' top five stories of the week - 10 July 2015

Check out which articles grabbed the most attention this week


Symantec's Veritas could head to private equity firm - sources

Sources claim negotiations are under way, deal not finalized


Vendor Q&A Series: Darren Niller, Webroot

The latest channel exec to sit in the Channelnomics hotseat is Webroot's senior director, worldwide channel and alliance marketing


Oracle bottom of the class in software vendor survey

Vendor bottoms out in every category, Citrix hits better note


Symantec direct sales force overhauled

In run up to split, vendor boosts sales reps


Symantec: SMBs in danger of cyberattacks more than they think

Expert says market represented 61 percent of 2014 targeted attacks

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Cylance: Hackers using Adobe Reader, Quick Time and more to steal Windows login info

Newly discovered threat dubbed Redirect to SMB

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Symantec steals spotlight amid M&A mayhem

As tech and security boardrooms take on a distinctly Wall Street-like vibe, Symantec wrestles with restructuring decisions around Veritas and its own security assets


Channelnomics story of the month - August 2015

Check out which piece the Channelnomics team liked best last month

Teamwork jigsaw

Teamwork makes a channel partner's dream work

Partners share the business benefits of working with other solution providers on an account


As IT devices come and go, ITAD catches fire

The proliferation of technology devices is fueling an entire industry around their disposal

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VARs to vendors: Money’s nice, but we need more

Vendors that want partners to sell more of their products and services should focus on ease of doing business and solution value