Tarmin Named to CRN's 2013 5-Star Partner Program Guide

5-Star designation in annual guide identifies the IT channel's most elite vendor partner programs

Mar 25, 2013, 09:00 ET from Tarmin Inc.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tarmin today announced it has been named to CRN's 2013 Partner Program Guide, and awarded a 5-Star Partner rating. The CRN Partner Program Guide is the definitive listing of manufacturers and software publishers that service solution providers or provide products to the IT Channel.  The guide recognizes those vendors who have channel programs and derive a portion of their sales through the indirect IT Channel.  The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of Partner Program Guide vendors who give solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.

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The list methodology is based on objective criteria that takes into account each vendor's investments in program offerings, partner profitability, partner training, education and support, marketing programs and resources, sales support and communication. Vendors are assessed using information provided in their completed applications. 

Tarmin works to support partners who are focused on addressing clients' data management and storage challenges. Designed to help restore sanity and control over the management of data and information, GridBank can help partners deliver the innovative value creating solutions that clients seek in a flexible, secure and cost-effective offering. Through leveraging the GridBank platform, Tarmin helps partners maximize the value of their unique expertise. Resellers interested in partnering with Tarmin as part of the Tarmin OverDrive Program (TOP) can contact the company at http://www.tarmin.com/partners/partner-program/partner-with-tarmin

"The companies listed in CRN's 2013 Partner Program Guide represent a comprehensive list of the best channel programs in the market today," said Kelley Damore, Senior Vice President and Editorial Director, for UBM Tech Channel's CRN. "The 5-star award is reserved for vendors that understand that a successful partnership does not rely solely on the technology. By offering their partners tools, education and regular updates, vendors on this list go above and beyond traditional support to ensure a mutually beneficial partnership."

"As a company that prides itself on developing strong partnerships for the success of both our resellers and our company, we are pleased to have been named to the prestigious CRN 5-Star Partner Program and included in this year's CRN Partner Program Guide," said Shahbaz Ali, President and CEO of Tarmin. "We are committed to helping our channel partners thrive by increasing their market penetration, revenue and profitability.  This win from CRN further validates that commitment and underscores the value we place on our relationship with resellers."

The 2013 Partner Program Guide will be featured on CRN.com and the 5-Star Partners listing will be highlighted in the March 2013 issue of CRN.

About Tarmin

Tarmin Inc. is a leading provider of unstructured data management solutions designed for enterprise infrastructure and applications. Tarmin GridBank enables clients to meet the unprecedented challenges presented by big data as the costs associated with regulatory, legal and commercial risks of storing and maintaining this data escalate. Tarmin software removes the pain points of managing vast data flows and empowers organizations across industries to better store, control and understand their fast-growing, geographically dispersed unstructured data repositories. Tarmin's GridBank Data Management Platform is an integrated solution that blurs the line between infrastructure and applications to deliver the comprehensive scope, power and elasticity required to successfully address the challenges of unprecedented data growth, while achieving lower costs and improving the total management of vital business data and information.

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