Industry Pioneer Awarded Highest Honor for Technology Leadership and
OTTAWA, Oct. 9 /CNW Telbec/ - N-able Technologies(R), the preferred
supplier of remote monitoring and management software and business
transformation services for managed service providers (MSPs) servicing small-
and medium-sized businesses, today announced it was awarded the 2007 Tech
Innovator award by CMP Channel's VARBusiness in the Managed Services category
for its N-central 6.5 (Velocity System & Momentum System).
N-able Technologies' President and CEO Gavin Garbutt and Vice President
of Research and Development August Wehrmann accepted the award earlier this
week at the fifth annual VARBusiness Tech Innovators Awards which celebrates
the most innovative products, people and personalities in the industry and
highlight emerging products and technologies currently sold through the IT
"To be recognized by VARBusiness as the top Technology Innovator in the
managed services market is a tremendous honor that really shines a spotlight
on the breakthrough technology found within our N-central 6.5 platform," says
Garbutt. "Our continued focus on partner enablement and innovation has set a
new industry standard for RMM technology and managed services delivery. The
new features and functionality of N-central 6.5 allow our partners to add more
value to their end-user clients while significantly increasing their
profitability and developing recurring revenues that will boost their
productivity and overall business valuation."
In addition to VARBusiness' Technology Innovator award, N-able's
N-central 6.5 was recently ranked No. 1 by CRN's Test Center in a
comprehensive, multi-vendor review of competitive managed services platform.
The new award-winning platform received five stars for ease of deployment,
remote management capabilities, integration with business platforms, ease of
use, management and reporting and profit potential.
"Innovation is the heart of the technology industry, and the winners of
this year's VARBusiness Tech Innovator Awards have truly taken innovation to
the next level," said Robert C. DeMarzo, vice president and editorial
director, CMP Channel. "We congratulate each and every one of this year's Tech
Innovator Award winners."
The Tech Innovator awards were awarded to the top scoring product in each
of the following categories: Managed Services; Voice over IP; Virtualization;
Storage; Wireless; Servers; PCs/Workstations; Handhelds; Portable PCs;
Display/Projection; Connectivity/Data Networking; Security Printing & Imaging;
Business Software: Enterprise Applications and Infrastructure; and Business
Software: SMB Applications and Infrastructure.
For each category, at least two judges from a select group of top
solution providers and integrators rated each entry on characteristics such as
usefulness, the "new and improved" factor, price/performance, revenue
potential and overall "coolness." The process leads to three VARBusiness Tech
Innovator finalists for each category, with the top scoring product in each
category earning the VARBusiness Tech Innovator award.
About VARBusiness (www.varbusiness.com)
For the past 20 years, VARBusiness' strategic resources have been the
gateway to the commercial and public sector (or government) Solution Provider
community. The VARBusiness integrated platform of media opportunities provides
strategic insight for technology integrators through industry-defining
research, in-depth editorial, channel events and innovative Web services,
enabling these IT professionals to make educated decisions for their
businesses, partnerships and customers. VARBusiness offerings lead vendors and
distributors to unprecedented access to the most powerful strategic Solution
Providers in the market. VARBusiness has been the recipient of numerous
industry awards for both editorial content and design.
About N-able Technologies
N-able Technologies is the preferred global supplier of remote monitoring
and management technology and business transformation services for managed
service providers. N-able's proven platforms offer the right combination of
technology, people and processes, which help IT service providers to deliver
highly profitable managed services to small- and medium-sized businesses.
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