(The Hosting News) – BackupAgent, the leading provider of online backup software for service providers, today announced it has awarded Van Staalduinen Automatisering (VSA), a Platinum Partner in the BackupAgent partner program, the Partner of the Year award.
The BackupAgent Partner of the Year award is designed to recognize exceptional partnerships as part of the partner program that BackupAgent launched in 2009. This year’s winner VSA was selected based on their loyalty to BackupAgent software; their ability to increase BackupAgent sales over 2010 by more than 80 percent and the technical expertise and competence of their engineering team.
VSA is a specialist in offering quality IT-services for over 15 years to hotels. The Dutch company deploys an online backup service, powered by BackupAgent’s backup technology, to protect hotels from data loss. Example customers include Westcord hotels, Best Western hotels and Van der Valk Hotels.
Roland Sars, co-founder and VP Sales and Marketing for BackupAgent presented the award to representatives of VSA. “VSA has been a valued partner for BackupAgent for many years, with tremendous competency, drive and ability to execute. VSA has grown as a partner exceptionally last year; the VSA-team has deployed BackupAgent at an extensive number of hotel customers. I am proud to have VSA in our partner program” said Roland Sars.
“We are honoured to receive this award from BackupAgent,” said Stephan de Boer, President of VSA. “It bears testimony to the hard work that has been put in by the VSA-team over the past few years to drive BackupAgent adoption. Our customers have been very satisfied with the benefits accrued by adopting BackupAgent’s online backup software technology. We are looking to further strengthen our relationship with BackupAgent in the coming years”.
BackupAgent is a leading vendor of an online backup software platform that is scalable and easy-to-deploy. With BackupAgent, service providers, hosters and telcos can supply online backup services under their own brand to SoHo and SME companies, allowing them to backup data from a desktop, laptop or server to a central datacenter. BackupAgent protects these businesses against hardware crashes, drive crashes, virus attacks, theft and natural disasters. The software supports desktop and laptop backup, and customer-premise server backup, including MS Exchange, MS SQL and MySQL. BackupAgent software is multi-tenant; offering a private-label reseller model, which makes it an attractive solution for many Service Providers in the Business-to-Business market. BackupAgent is Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, and is fully integrated with the Active Directory. Additionally, leading control panel vendors include support of BackupAgent in their platform.
BackupAgent has over 250 service providers and reselling partners from all around the globe, in over 35 countries. BackupAgent was ranked 8th on the Deloitte Fast 50 in 2010, the list of fastest growing technology companies.
For more information: www.backupagent.com