SonicWall CEO dismisses reports of channel redundancies as 'rubbish'

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CEO says separating from Quest will equal more partner investment and opens up on why SonicWall restructured its channel leadership

SonicWall CEO Bill Conner (pictured) has denied reports that the security vendor has cleared out top-level channel-facing roles. Reports emerged from ARN last month that Sonicwall has issued redundancies on a global basis, including channel directors, channel territory managers and account executives. However, Conner dismissed such reports as "rubbish". "We have gotten rid of resources in Australia," Conner said. "But those claims are not accurate...

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