Comport’s cloud and managed services business, ComportSecure, grew over 400% in 2018. Their customers, including SLED, Healthcare, SMB, and Enterprise clients often choose to optimize efficiency by adding ComportSecure Managed IT Services separately, or with Cloud services such as Infrastructure as a Service, Backup as a Service, and Disaster Recovery as a Service.
This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with innovative approaches to managed services. These services help customers improve operational efficiencies, maximize return on IT investments, and continuously help them navigate the complexities of IT solutions.
Managed IT service providers are integral to the success of businesses everywhere. They empower companies to implement and operate complex technologies while staying within their budgets and keeping the focus on their core business. CRN’s MSP 500 list identifies the most groundbreaking managed service organizations, with advanced solutions that have endless potential for growth.
“Organizations seeking to provide excellent IT services to their employees and improve customer experiences benefit from ComportSecure’s high-touch advisory approach,” stated Mike Vencel, Comport’s Executive VP. “In most cases, the best solution is a mix of cloud, on-premises, and managed services. ComportSecure is an ideal partner to facilitate and implement these critical decisions.”
This annual list is divided into three categories: the MSP Pioneer 250, recognizing companies with business models weighted toward managed services and largely focused on the SMB market; the MSP Elite 150, recognizing large, data center-focused MSPs with a strong mix of on-premises and off-premises services; and the Managed Security 100, recognizing MSPs focused primarily on off-premises, cloud-based security services.
“Capable MSPs enable companies to take their cloud computing to the next level, streamline spending, effectively allocate limited resources and navigate the vast field of available technologies,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “The companies on CRN’s 2019 MSP 500 list stand out for their innovative services, excellence in adapting to customers’ changing needs and demonstrated ability to help businesses get the most out of their IT investments.
The MSP500 list will be featured in the February 2019 issue of CRN and online at www.CRN.com/msp500.
Business today is digital and must carry on 24/7. ComportSecure extends data protection with off-site Backup-as-a-Service and Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service. ComportSecure’s Managed Infrastructure Services are available at your data center or our Tier 5 locations. Customized to the needs and budgets of clients, ComportSecure’s pay-as-you-go opex cost model simplifies budgeting and avoids capital expenditures. To learn more see www.comport.com.
About The Channel Company
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