SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kovarus, Inc., a leading systems integrator specializing in increasing IT efficiency by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions, today announced that CRN has ranked the company No. 8 on its 2013 CRN Fast Growth 150 list. The annual list features the fastest-growing solution providers in the technology industry based on two years' growth of net sales from calendar year 2010 to calendar year 2012. During this period, Kovarus grew 207.82 percent based on its success in designing and delivering business-aligned IT solutions that enable IT departments and data centers to experience the full benefit of the cloud.
"We are honored to be identified by CRN as one of the fastest-growing solution providers in the technology industry," said Peter Castaldi, co-founder and principal of Kovarus. "We attribute our strong growth to our talented team of experts cross-certified in delivering and supporting industry leading solutions, and our focus on the people, process and technologies that enable IT management and service delivery. We look forward to continuing to provide organizations with the solutions they need to succeed in today's highly competitive environment."
Kovarus was also recently recognized by UBM Tech Channel as a part of the CRN 2013 Solution Provider 500 list, which identifies the top technology integrators in the U.S.A. and Canada based on revenue size. Formerly known as the "VAR 500", the Solution Provider 500 (SP500) ranks the highest producing solution provider organizations in the IT channel from hardware sales, software sales, and managed IT services.
"Despite the challenges of an evolving market, these Fast Growth companies demonstrate an unmatched ability to nimbly and effectively respond to market demands, fulfill customer needs and remain steadfast in their commitment to innovation," said Robert Faletra, CEO, CRN. "We are thrilled to shine a spotlight on the successful companies that keep the channel top of mind and serve as an example for the rest of the market."
A sampling of the 2013 Fast Growth list is featured in the September issue of CRN Magazine and is featured online at www.crn.com. The complete list of 150 companies will be available in the CRN Tech News app, available for iPad and Windows 8.
CRN has been serving the IT channel community as the pre-eminent source for information and strategic guidance for more than three decades. CRN remains the market leader in Channel news, delivering intelligence, actionable advice and forward-thinking business strategy to the North American IT channel. Today's CRN is a multi-media platform that includes the magazine, website and tablet app or mobile to reach our loyal and expanding channel audience in every way they want to engage. To learn more about CRN, visit http://www.crn.com.
Kovarus focuses on increasing IT efficiency for their clients by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions. The company's holistic approach to helping customers deliver IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS) focuses on the people, process, and technologies for enabling IT management and service delivery. This includes deep expertise in data center technologies, including: virtualization, server, storage, networking and cloud computing. Kovarus enables its customers to dramatically simplify their IT operating model and cost-effectively deliver the resources their organizations need to succeed in today's highly competitive environment.
Kovarus has been chosen as a premier partner by leading technology companies including VMware, EMC, and Cisco, and has successfully helped a wide range of private and public sector customers drive business innovation and success. Founded in 2003, Kovarus is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area with additional locations in Sacramento, Seattle, and Denver. For more information on Kovarus, please visit www.kovarus.com.
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