MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Axcient, Inc., the leading provider of comprehensive data backup, business continuity, and disaster recovery services for the Small and Medium-Sized Business (SMB) market, was chosen by Business Solutions Magazine’s MSP and VAR subscribers to receive the 2011 Best Channel Product Award in Backup and Disaster Recovery. Nearly 1,500 IT providers cast votes based on each solutions’ features, reliability, and innovation.
"We are honored by the enthusiastic support of the MSP and VAR community," said Justin Moore, CEO of Axcient. "Recognition as the Best Channel Product is testament that Axcient is addressing real data protection and continuity needs for IT professionals. We set out to revolutionize an industry dominated by legacy technology and fragmented solutions and this award is another proof-point that we're on the right path."
The Best Channel Product Award is measured through an extensive survey of Business Solutions Magazine's reseller subscribers with over 11,700 votes, making this one of the largest surveys of its kind. The products were tested on a comprehensive set of categories and guidelines including richness of features/functionality, product reliability/durability, ease of integration, ease of upgrade, and ability to service. Axcient received high marks in all survey categories, with the highest marks for excellent features/functionality and ease of integration.
Axcient provides a complete data backup, business continuity, and disaster recovery solution, purpose-built for managed service providers (MSPs) and their small and medium-sized business (SMB) customers. Axcient's best in class platform delivers a hybrid on-premise appliance with backup and business continuity capabilities combined with a cloud-based disaster recovery service. The pay-as-you-grow service features zero infrastructure, license, or software costs, thereby eliminating capital expenditures and minimizing operating expenses for MSPs and their customers alike.
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