Continuum Recognized As One Of ‘25 Organizations to Watch’ In Channel Influencer Awards

BOSTON, Mass. –February 9, 2018 - Continuumthe exclusive provider of the only vertically integrated IT service delivery platform, announced today that it has been named one of the ‘25 Organizations to Watch’ in the industry’s first Channel Influencer Awards by Channel Partners and Channel Futures. The awards recognize the people, technologies, trends and organizations that will shape the channel in 2018.

Selected by the editors of Channel Partners and Channel Futures, the companies recognized as the ‘25 Organizations to Watch’ are the top suppliers, consultancies, distributors and master agents predicted to move the channel forward in 2018.

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The full list of winners are: AT&T, Avant, Avaya, Box, CenturyLink, Comcast Business, Continuum, Cyxtera, Extreme Networks, GE, Ingram Micro, Microsoft Azure, Optiv, ParkMyCloud, Pax8, Rackspace, SaaSMax, Salesforce, Sirius, ScanSource + Intelisys, Sophos, The 20, Velocloud, Verizon and ZeroStack.

Continuum has been awarded the prestigious recognition from Channel Partners and Channel Futures based on its comprehensive Security-as-a-Service solution, Continuum Security, and ongoing commitment to MSPs’ business growth. As shown in independent research from Service Leadership, Inc., Continuum’s unique business model and innovative IT management platform have enabled it's small and mid-market managed service providers (MSPs) to grow their business and achieve greater profitability than other MSPs in the industry. 

“Faced with an IT skills shortage and increasing complexity in their clients’ technological needs, our partners are looking to Continuum to help them build more profitable businesses,” said Michael George, CEO. “This award is further proof that our platform and transformational business model are driving success in the channel. We appreciate the recognition from Channel Partners and Channel Futures, and look forward to continuing this valuable work for our partners.”

Download the digital issue from Channel Partners to learn more about the Channel Influencer Awards.

About Continuum

Continuum empowers managed IT service providers, giving them the technology platform, services, and processes they need to reduce costs and deliver exceptional service to their clients. Continuum’s vertically-integrated IT service delivery platform combines an unmatched SaaS-based technology suite with a world-class NOC, SOC and Help Desk, allowing them to not only remotely monitor, manage, backup and secure their clients' IT environments from a single pane of glass, but also scale rapidly and profitably. Continuum employs more than 1,400 professionals worldwide and monitors more than 1 million endpoints for its 5,800 partners, including MSPs servicing more than 65,000 SMB customers and web hosting providers protecting more than 250,000 servers with Continuum’s BDR product line. The company established the Continuum Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing financial support to charities focused on helping veterans find jobs in IT. For more information, visit https://www.continuum.net/ or https://www.r1soft.com/ and follow on LinkedIn and Twitter @FollowContinuum.

Media Contact:
Alex Jafarzadeh
March Communications
+1-617-960-9900
continuum@marchcomms.com

About Channel Partners and Channel Futures

Channel Partners is joining forces with Channel Futures to provide the industry’s broadest and deepest coverage of the new channel that comprises both traditional partners reinventing themselves for a digital future and an array of newcomers that see opportunities to deliver customer value.

For more than 25 years, Channel Partners has been the undisputed leader in providing news, analysis and education to the indirect sales channels serving the business technology and communications industry. In addition, Channel Partners online (www.channelpartnersonline.com) delivers a constant content stream of unique and breaking industry news, feature articles and premium downloadable content. As official media of Channel Partners Conference & Expo (www.channelpartnersconference.com) and Channel Partners Evolution (http://evolution.channelpartnersconference.com/), Channel Partners is the market leader that channel professionals turn to first.

Channel Futures is devoted to helping the architects of the digital revolution better manage their operations and deliver higher-value business solutions to end customers. Leveraging the best of The VAR Guy, MSPmentor, Talkin’ Cloud and more, Channel Futures provides inspiration, insights and tools to the diverse ecosystem of companies that comprise the “new channel,” which includes managed service providers (MSPs), systems integrators, born-in-the-cloud companies, telecom agents, VARs and other market specialists that operate outside of the traditional information and telecommunications technology (ICT) ecosystem. 

Media Contact:
Brittany Watts
480-281-6731
brittany.watts@informa.com