Centrify Honored as Coolest Cloud Vendor by CRN
February 22, 2016
Santa Clara, CA — Centrify, the leader in securing enterprise identities against cyberthreats, today announcedthat CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Centrify to its 2016 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendorslist. This annual lineup recognizes the most innovative and effective cloud technology suppliers in the following five categories: infrastructure, platforms and development, security, storage and software.
The 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors are selected by the CRN editorial team for their creativity and innovation in product development, quality of services and partner programs, and demonstrated ability to help customers benefit from the ease of use, flexibility, scalability and budgetary savings that cloud computing offers.
In addition to recognizing cloud technology suppliers for outstanding products and services, the 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors list also serves as a valuable guide for solution providers trying to navigate the cloud market. The list aids prospective channel partners in identifying the vendors that can best help them improve or expand their cloud service offerings.
The Centrify Channel Partner Network is a global network of value-added resellers, system integrators and distributors. It helps partners to achieve growth and profit by delivering unified identity management solutions that help customers strengthen security, meet compliance requirements, reduce IT expenses, and extend cloud and mobile technologies across the enterprise.
“Cloud-based solutions have become an indispensable and fast-growing part of today’s IT infrastructure. The demand for solution providers who can deliver these technologies and services is now higher than ever,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “CRN’s annual list of 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors helps solution providers find and engage with the suppliers who can best support them, either during the critical transition to the cloud or in the improvement and expansion of their existing cloud offerings.”
“Centrify continues to invest time and support in its strategic relationships with channel partners,” said Holly Adams, director, channel & alliance marketing at Centrify. “One such way we do so is by helping our network build profitable businesses with the flexibility and budgetary savings that cloud computing offers. We secure enterprise identities against cyberthreats that target the cloud, as well as mobile and on-premises. We have always been fully committed to our partner community and we are excited to be recognized by CRN as one of the coolest cloud vendors.”
The new 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors list will be featured in the February 2016 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/cloud100.
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Centrify is the leader in securing enterprise identities against cyberthreats that target today’s hybrid IT environment of cloud, mobile and on-premises. The Centrify Identity Platform protects against the leading point of attack used in data breaches ― compromised credentials — by securing an enterprise’s internal and external users as well as its privileged accounts. Centrify delivers stronger security, continuous compliance and enhanced user productivity through single sign-on, multi-factor authentication, mobile and Mac management, privileged access security and session monitoring. Centrify is trusted by over 5000 customers, including more than half of the Fortune 50.
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