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AT&T Cybersecurity Simplifies MSSP Partner Program for USM

Jordan Redd, senior sales director, AT&T Cybersecurity

AT&T Cybersecurity has launched a "new, simplified" MSSP Partner Program top help MSPs and MSSPs leverage and monetize AT&T's unified security management (USM), solutions. Jordan Redd, senior sales director for global MSSP & channel at AT&T Cybersecurity, disclosed the new MSSP partner program in a blog.

The program's roots extend back to 2014, and further expanded amid AT&T's AlienVault acquisition of 2018. The new partner program, according to the blog from Redd, now features:

  1. Clear and consistent pricing, including competitive price books and flat renewals.
  2. 24/7 support from AT&T Cybersecurity.
  3. Marketing and sales support, including a resource center spanning sales collateral and co-marketing content. Also, partner marketing funds are often available.
  4. Each partner has a dedicated channel account manager and access to marketing and technical resources to help drive sales.
  5. USM solutions continue to automatically receive the latest threat intelligence from the AT&T Alien Labs research team.

Jordan Redd: Focused on MSSPs

Redd is deeply familiar with the MSSP partner ecosystem. Indeed, he has worked exclusively with dedicated security organizations and MSSPs for the past five years with AT&T and previously AlienVault, according to his bio.

In addition to partnering with MSSPs, AT&T itself is a Top 250 MSSP.

Joe Panettieri

Joe Panettieri is co-founder & editorial director of MSSP Alert and ChannelE2E, the two leading news & analysis sites for managed service providers in the cybersecurity market.