(The Hosting News) – HOUSTON, TX â€“ The Planet, the global leader in IT hosting, today announced that Ayuda Networks (http://www.ayudanetworks.com) has signed on to join the companyâ€™s recently launched Partner Plus program. Headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., Ayuda Networks is a highly regarded leader in IT infrastructure connectivity strategy and services. From IT hosting, data connectivity, rich media distribution and cloud storage expertise, Ayuda Networks consults with client companies around the world, evaluating their connectivity requirements and implementing the best solutions for their specific businesses.
With this newly formed relationship, Ayuda Networks adds The Planet to its portfolio of top-tier solution providers. The company plans to include The Planet in recommendations to clients evaluating managed and dedicated hosting, as well as colocation services.
â€œCompanies around the world rely on partners to provide the consulting services required in making strategic IT decisions,â€ said Tom Blair, vice president of Global Sales with The Planet. â€œAs our inaugural partner in the new Partner Plus program, Ayuda Networks brings a stellar reputation for quality products and services. They have carefully evaluated our portfolio and recognize it as a valuable addition for their customers who are looking for IT infrastructure capabilities.â€
â€œWe have a long history and steep criteria for adding a service provider as a potential solution for one of our clients in need of managed or colocation services,â€ said Tina Burke, president and founder of Ayuda Networks. â€œOur clients depend on us to bring them the best answer to their current questions and potential market offers in the IT infrastructure space. The Planet has met or exceeded those, and we will offer their network and data center offerings to our clients locally and around the world. They are a strategic and timely addition to our portfolio of solutions providers.â€
About The Planet Partner Plus Program
The Planet Partner Plus program offers three unique models to match any partnerâ€™s business. Each category provides strategic advantages to enable successful partner relationships. Constructed to ensure zero channel conflict and drive more business, partners benefit from personalized relationships with assigned account managers, expert sales training, and access to events and development programs. The Planet also provides data center tours for partners and their clients, along with meeting rooms to make selling easy and convenient.
For more information about The Planet Partner Plus, visit the Web site at www.theplanet.com/partnerplus.
About Ayuda Networks
Ayuda Networks provides infrastructure connectivity and optimization solutions to growing companies worldwide: Dedicated and managed server hosting (physical and cloud-based), Internet access and IP transport, rich media distribution (CDN), audio, video, and web conferencing, cloud server and storage solutions, and mobile device activations and account management. Ayuda Networks provides these business-critical services through strong relationships with premier service providers including AT&T, Global Crossing, Tata Communications, The Planet, Rackspace, Terremark, Limelight, IBM, and many others. Ayuda Networks was founded in 2004 and is based in Mountain View, Calif. For more information about Ayuda Networks, please visit: http://ayudanetworks.com/solutions/partner_planet.php.
About The Planet
The Planet is the leading provider of On Demand IT Infrastructure solutions, hosting more than 20,000 small- and medium-size businesses and 18.5 million Web sites worldwide. Customers have the power to choose from the broadest range of hosting solutions in the industry, from dedicated servers, Managed Dedicated Servers, Northstar Managed Hostingâ„¢ and data center colocation, all backed by 24x7x365 support. With the best choice of servers, software tools and world-class service, backed by state-of-the-art data centers and an enterprise-class network, The Planet turns IT into a powerful competitive advantage that enables customers to grow their businesses. For additional information, visit http://www.theplanet.com.