Axcient Wins Business Solutions Magazine’s Best Channel Vendor 2011 Award
Leading provider of data protection and business continuity services to the SMB market, recognized as the best storage vendor for 2011 by leading channel partners.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – January 11, 2011 – Axcient, Inc., an award winning innovator of comprehensive data backup, business continuity, and disaster recovery services for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) and their Small and Mid-Sized Business (SMB) customers, announced today it has been recognized as a Best Channel Vendor 2011 in the storage sector by Business Solutions Magazine (BSM). The award is based on votes from thousands of BSM readers and awarded to the top five percent in a given category.
Business Solutions Magazine collected over 11,500 votes between September and mid-October 2010 rating vendors on product reliability, innovation, service, support, and channel programs and friendliness. Axcient received exceptional feedback from voters, scoring well in all categories, especially support, service, and channel friendliness, emphasizing a commitment to a “partner and customer-first” focus.
“At Axcient, we’re about more than having the most innovative and disruptive data protection and business continuity platform for the SMB market. We believe that to be the market-leader, we also have to have the best channel partner program, the best partner enablement systems, and the highest level of customer service and satisfaction. We are completely dedicated to ensuring the success of our partners and our customers and this recognition by the BSM community is a testament to that dedication.” – Justin Moore, CEO
Because of its dedication to excellence, Axcient almost tripled its partner base in 2010 and saw more than a 400% increase in its customer base. More and more leading Managed Service Providers and IT resellers are choosing Axcient over other available solutions as their preferred method of data protection.
“2011 will see exciting additions to Axcient’s successful solution. Being the only complete data protection solution built from the ground up from one vendor on one platform, we are in the unique and flexible position to enhance our already comprehensive feature set to best suit the growing demands for our product.” – Todd Scallan, VP of Products
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 today it has been recognized as a Best Channel Vendor 2011 in the storage sector by Business Solutions Magazine (BSM).