Transcend United Technologies Ranked Among North America's Top 500 Technology Integrators by Everything Channel

Jun 02, 2010, 06:00 ET from Transcend United Technologies

PHILADELPHIA, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Transcend United Technologies has been recognized by Everything Channel as one of North America's top technology integrators. Named for the first time to the prestigious VAR 500 list, Transcend United placed #455 out of over 10,000 VARs nationally.  The 16th annual VAR 500 list details the leading producers among technology integrators and technology solution provider organizations in North America based on gross worldwide revenue of hardware and software sales, as well as earnings from professional and managed IT services.

Transcend United provides cost-effective technologies for the mid-market to optimize all aspects of IT and communications infrastructure.  These include Unified Communications, Network Infrastructure, Data Center Optimization, and Backup / Recovery / Availability.  

"This is public recognition of what our customers already knew, that Transcend United is a leader in helping mid-market organizations with a combination of carefully-chosen technology, experienced people, and world-class levels of customer service," said Rick Hirsh, CEO of Transcend United Technologies.  "We are naturally very pleased to be part of this prestigious list," Hirsh added.

"The VAR 500 is the who's who of the solution provider community. Microsoft, HP, Cisco, Symantec among others are highly reliant on the VAR 500 to sell their products to businesses and collectively this audience generated more than $500B in sales in 2009. Even more importantly they solve customers' biggest IT business problems through product integration, training, consulting and services. In companies large and small, the VAR 500 are considered integration experts, trusted business advisors and invaluable partners. We are honored to compile this list and represent this audience," said Kelley Damore, VP, Editorial Director, Everything Channel.

The complete listing of the VAR 500 is published in print and online at

Transcend United Technologies

Transcend United Technologies, a member of the 2010 VAR 500, delivers products and expertise in key technologies for IT and communications infrastructure such as ShoreTel IP phone Systems, Riverbed Steelhead WAN optimization and Cascade network analysis, Aerohive controller-less wireless networking, Exagrid data deduplication and backup, and Opticonx pre-terminated fiber.  With these offerings Transcend United helps organizations solve real business problems such as improving application performance for branch offices, reducing voice, data, and video telecommunications costs, providing timely backups and restores, ensuring business continuity in case of a disaster, and reducing power and operations costs in the data center.

Everything Channel

Everything Channel is the premier provider of IT channel-focused events, media, research, consulting, and sales and marketing services. With over 30 years of experience and engagement, Everything Channel has the unmatched channel expertise to execute integrated solutions for technology executives managing partner recruitment, enablement and go-to-market strategy in order to accelerate technology sales.

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