Intel has completed its $US7.7 billion acquisition of McAfee. Intel has promised that the new combination of hardware and software will usher in a new strategy to security solutions going forward.
It sounds like a really big happy meal for channel partners. The new McAfee Profitability Stack serves up a range of beefy options to help VARs maximize their security software profits. So, will partners eat up the concept — especially as Sophos, Symantec and Trend Micro (among others) continue to counter the Intel-McAfee combo?