Axcient Awarded “Best in Show” and “Most Compelling Channel Program” Awards at IT Nation 2011
Axcient Furthers Its Channel Presence and Industry Recognition
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Nov. 29, 2011 – Axcient, Inc., an award winning innovator of comprehensive data backup, business continuity, and disaster recovery services to the Small and Mid-Sized Business (SMB) market, today announced that it won “Most Compelling Channel Program” and “Best in Show” for IT Nation Partner’s Choice Awards 2011. Axcient was chosen by the 1,600 IT Nation MSP and VAR attendees out of 62 sponsors including industry leaders Microsoft, Google, HP, and Cisco.
“We are delighted to see Axcient recognized by IT Nation as a leader in the SMB backup and business continuity industry and an innovator in the channel. These awards, voted on by more than 1,600 partners, are a testament to the revolutionary nature of Axcient’s new Cloud Continuity offering, which promises to bring an end to the billions of dollars of downtime that SMBs suffer each and every year. They also reaffirm our firm belief that the IT channel plays a key role in the SMB cloud market.” – Justin Moore, CEO
“In recognition for the outstanding leadership our sponsors provide us and all the members of the IT Nation, we wanted to recognize their dedication to the success of our annual event with awards that properly reflect their contributions. It is a significant recognition for the eight recipients of these inaugural awards to be recognized by the IT Nation attendees. We are very pleased to have these strategic partners win the first-ever IT Nation Partner’s Choice Awards.” – Jeannine Edwards, ConnectWise Community Director
ConnectWise and Axcient provide a best-in-class integration between the two solutions, which enables IT Service Providers seamless visibility into Axcient backup and recovery events through the service tickets in the ConnectWise PSA tool. This automation allows MSPs to more proactively manage client IT environments and saves both time and money.
This honor follows recent recognition of Axcient by Business Solutions Magazine as a Best Channel Product of 2011, by CRN as a Top Emerging Vendor of 2011, and by HP as an AllianceONE Partner of the Year 2011.
With a dedicated channel model and the ever-increasing importance in maintaining data and application uptime, all the time, Axcient’s unified backup, business continuity, and disaster recovery solution truly establishes the company as a market leader in the SMB space.
A list of the other IT Nation winners can be found on the IT Nation website at: http://www.theitnation.com/general-summit-news/446-partners-choice-award-winners.html
Axcient is an entirely new type of cloud platform that eliminates data loss, keeps applications up and running, and makes sure that IT infrastructures never go down. Designed for today’s always-on business, Axcient replaces legacy backup, business continuity, and disaster recovery software and hardware, and reduces the amount of expensive copy data in an organization by as much as 80%. By mirroring an entire business in the cloud, Axcient makes it simple to access and restore data from any device, failover IT systems, and virtualize your entire office with a click – all from a single duplicated copy. Trusted by thousands of businesses to store and protect more than 10 billion files and applications, Axcient maximizes productivity, reduces cost, and eliminates risk. The company is headquartered in Mountain View, Calif.
Axcient announced that it won “Most Compelling Channel Program” and “Best in Show” for IT Nation Partner’s Choice Awards 2011.