October 09, 2023

5 Reasons Why Kaseya DattoCon 2023 Rocked (and Why You Should Plan to Attend in 2024)

By Elise Rodriguez

Kaseya DattoCon 2023 took Miami by storm, and it was nothing short of spectacular. From CEO Fred Voccola’s inspiring keynote to the unforgettable Titans of MSP panel, this event left attendees buzzing with insights and inspiration. Here are five reasons why Kaseya DattoCon 2023 rocked and why you should mark your calendar for the 2024 edition:

1. A year of remarkable progress

CEO Fred Voccola’s opening keynote set the tone for the event, highlighting the incredible journey of the past year since Kaseya and Datto joined forces. Notably, R&D investment tripled, showcasing Kaseya’s commitment to innovation. The merger aimed to accelerate innovation, “Datto-ify” the MSP experience and create a unified partner experience. With about $15 billion invested to empower MSPs, the commitment to success was palpable.

2. IT Complete: The future of MSP empowerment

Fred Voccola introduced the four guiding principles of IT Complete: Complete, Integrated, Intelligent, and Affordable. IT Complete offers about 40 modules, addressing every aspect of managed services. Exciting additions like M365 Management and FLEXspend for Backup provide flexibility and efficiency. Kaseya’s integration of over 1,300 tools and Cooper Bots, the AI-driven automation solution, ensure efficiency and reduced errors.

3. Titans of MSP panel

The Titans of MSP panel, hosted by Robin Robins, featured industry leaders sharing their insights. Panelists included Rob Stephenson (Thrive), Will Slappey (IT Voice), Ryan Vestby (VC3), Jason Waldrop (Red River), and Jesus Peña (UDT). The panel discussed growth strategies, clear planning, and the role of capital partners. Jesus Peña emerged as the MSP Titan of the Year, a testament to his contributions to the industry.

4. Cybersecurity and future trends

Jason Manar, Chief Information Security Officer at Kaseya, provided crucial insights into cybersecurity trends and the role of Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs). Attendees learned about prevalent threats, the high costs of cyber incidents, and future trends, including AI and machine learning integration. Cybersecurity remains a top priority for MSPs.

5. Unforgettable parties and entertainment

Kaseya DattoCon 2023 wasn’t all business; it was also a celebration. Attendees enjoyed memorable parties, receptions, and entertainment throughout the event. From the opening reception to the Havana Nights Party and the Elements Party at the Kaseya Center, the fun was non-stop. Highlights included appearances by the Miami Heat mascot and dancers, a fireworks show and an incredible performance by Wyclef Jean.

Save the Date for Kaseya DattoCon 2024

Kaseya DattoCon 2023 was an action-packed extravaganza that offered professional growth, insights, and connections for IT professionals. Don’t miss out on the excitement and unbeatable insights. Mark your calendar for Kaseya DattoCon 2024 and stay tuned for more groundbreaking announcements and innovations from Kaseya that will shape the future of the MSP industry. Your journey to excellence continues, and we can’t wait to see you there! Register here.

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