(The Hosting News) – Apptix (OSE: APP), the premier provider of hosted business communication services including Unified Communications, hosted Exchange email, and VoIP, has been named a finalist in the Parallels Partner Award for “Excellence in Messaging & Collaboration Services and Parallels Automation.”
The Awards celebrate partners with outstanding success using Parallels products, solutions, and services to increase sales and revenue. As a finalist for the Messaging & Collaboration award, Apptix is specifically recognized as a partner that is successful and creative in delivering services over the Parallels Automation product.
“Apptix provides its full suite of hosted business communication services across a single, seamless Parallels platform, so we’re thrilled to be named a finalist in the Partner Awards,” said David Ehrhardt, President and CEO of Apptix. “Customers interact with a user-friendly control panel to purchase, provision, and manage their services. The flexibility, scalability, and robustness of the platform lets Apptix support the needs of businesses of all sizes, from SOHOs to large enterprises.”
As more and larger companies move to the cloud and managed hosting to reduce costs and increase productivity, the Parallels platform allows Apptix to release new products faster and seamlessly, and helps it better support implementation, customer service, and billing. This efficiency contributes to Apptix’s profitable growth by sustaining its position as a market leader in hosted business communication services.
“The Parallels Partner Awards are the flagship industry awards for hosters and service providers,” said Jack Zubarev, President of Marketing and Alliances at Parallels. “These awards recognize companies that have not only achieved significant results for the year but have positioned themselves well for the future by using Parallels products to launch new and innovative cloud services that increase customers’ sales and revenue.”
Award winners will be revealed at the Parallels Summit 2011, February 23-24 in Orlando, Florida.
Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Apptix (OSE: APP) is the premier provider of hosted business services including Unified Communications, hosted Exchange email, and business VoIP. A Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Apptix is an award-winning pioneer in the cloud services space providing best-in-class, reliable, secure, and affordable products and services to over 300,000 users. Apptix’s cost-effective solutions eliminate the need for expensive onsite infrastructure and remove the hassles of daily IT management. For more information, visit http://www.apptix.com or follow us at http://www.twitter.com/apptix.