Connectivity Provider Datto Unveils MSP-Centric Networking Product in Europe

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Datto, a global provider of secured connectivity and data protection solutions, headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut, with offices in Monroe, Rochester, Boston, Portland, Toronto, London, Singapore, Sydney, Frankfurt, and Amsterdam, has announced the availability of Datto Networking for European Managed Service Providers (MSPs).

datto networkingSpecifically designed for MSPs, Datto Networking would include “powerful” WiFi access points, cloud managed PoE switches, and a “robust” network security appliance with fully integrated unlimited 4G LTE failover – all managed in the cloud via Datto’s Partner Portal.

The Datto Networking product line would address common challenges Managed Service Providers face when trying to deliver networking products as managed services. Created to specifically meet the unique needs of MSPs and how they work, Datto Networking offers a centrally managed, multi-tenant device view through Datto’s Partner Portal, consolidated and synchronized billing, and 24x7x365 “Direct to Tech” customer support.

The Datto Networking product line includes:

  • Datto Networking WiFi – Datto Networking WiFi features AP42 quad core 802.11ac wave 2 access point fully managed in the cloud. With “rapid” deployment options, just-plug-it-in installation, auto meshing and auto-optimization features designed to continually fine tune WiFi performance, Datto Networking WiFi would deliver the performance SMB customers need, with a management interface optimized for the MSP.
  • Datto Networking Switches – Datto Networking Switches would deliver “robust” Layer 2 management features, “easy-to-configure” and managed from Datto’s Partner Portal. With “fast” backplanes, PoE budgets ranging from 55W to 740W, “easy installation” and cloud-based remote management, Datto Switches would seamlessly integrate with Datto Networking WiFi access points and include PoE+ (802.3af/at) on every port.
  • Datto Networking Appliance – The Datto Networking Appliance is a cloud-managed router, firewall and WiFi appliance with fully integrated 4G LTE Internet failover. The appliance features intrusion detection and prevention and cloud management. By using the Datto Networking Appliance, MSPs would be enabled to reduce their truck rolls “because businesses are able to stay online even when ISPs do not.”

“Datto is focused on enabling our MSP partners throughout Europe to expand the services they provide,” said Andrew Stuart, Managing Director of Datto EMEA. “Designed from the ground up, Datto Networking products hallow the MSP for greater ease of management to ensure their customers remain highly productive.”

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