Award Highlights the Transformative Power of Cohesity’s Channel Program for the Fourth Consecutive Year
San Jose, Calif., July 23, 2018 – Cohesity, the leader of hyperconverged secondary storage, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Cohesity to its 2018 Emerging Vendors List in the storage category. This list recognizes technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. The list is divided into seven categories: Cloud, Data Center, Security, Big Data, Unified Communications, Internet of Things (IoT) and Storage. In addition to celebrating these notable companies, the Emerging Vendors list serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology.
Cohesity was selected for its work with over 200 global channel partners to transform the enterprise data center by consolidating secondary data and applications — such as backup, test and development and more — on a web-scale platform that seamlessly spans across on-premises, cloud, and edge infrastructure. Recognized for the fourth year in a row, Cohesity takes a 100-percent channel-focused approach, driven by the Cohesity Partner Program. This program rewards partner success and accelerates partner growth and customer penetration, with incentives such as deal protection, service opportunities, and access to proposal-based funding.
“The technology suppliers on CRN’s 2018 Emerging Vendors list are creating a bright future for the IT channel, aggressively developing products to meet complex IT market demands, while positively impacting the bottom line of solution providers,” said Bob Skelley, CEO, The Channel Company. “The array of leading-edge products delivered by these organizations will have a lasting impact on the channel for years to come.”
“By consolidating complex secondary data infrastructure, the Cohesity platform empowers enterprises to radically simplify management and bring a new level of efficiency to the data center,” said Todd Palmer, vice president of worldwide channels, Cohesity. “We are honored to be included in CRN’s prestigious list of technology providers shaping the future of the IT channel for the fourth consecutive year, and we look forward to even greater success with our partners and customers in the coming year.”
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Cohesity makes your data work for you by consolidating secondary storage silos onto a hyperconverged, web-scale data platform that spans both private and public clouds. Enterprise customers begin by radically streamlining their backup and data protection, then converge file and object services, test/dev instances, and analytic functions to provide a global data store. Cohesity counts many Global 1000 companies and federal agencies among its rapidly growing customer base and was named to Forbes’ “Next Billion-Dollar Startups 2017,” LinkedIn’s “Startups: The 50 Industry Disruptors You Need to Know Now,” and CRN’s “2017 Emerging Vendors in Storage” lists. For more information, visit our website www.cohesity.com and blog https://cohesity.com/blogs/, follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/cohesity and LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/3750699/ and like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/cohesity/.
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