Nine Lives Media Names Tenzing to the MSPmentor 501 Global Edition
Sixth-Annual Report, Formerly the MSPmentor 100, Lists The World’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs)
TORONTO – February 27, 2013
Tenzing Managed IT Services (Tenzing), a leading provider of hosting solutions for e-commerce clients, System Integrators (SIs) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) providers, has landed on Nine Lives Media’s sixth-annual MSPmentor 501 Global Edition http://www.mspmentor.net/top501, a distinguished list and report identifying the world’s top 501 managed service providers (MSPs).
This year’s report has been expanded extensively to include:
- New: MSPmentor 501 Global Edition
- New: MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition (top MSPs with 10 or fewer employees)
- MSPmentor 200 North America Edition
- MSPmentor 50 EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) Edition
- MSPmentor 25 AANZ (Asia, Australia, New Zealand) Edition
- New: In-depth data tracking mobile device management (MDM), managed cloud services and other recurring revenue opportunities for MSPs.
“We’re thrilled to be named to this exclusive list of the world’s top MSPs,” said Brian Shepard, Founder and CEO of Tenzing. “It’s a testament to our team’s hard work and commitment to delivering a comprehensive services portfolio that is designed specifically to meet the unique business requirements of our E-commerce and SaaS customers.”
The MSPmentor 501 report is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey conducted October-December 2012. The MSPmentor 501 report recognizes top managed service providers based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed services offered and customer devices managed.
“MSPmentor congratulates Tenzing on this honor,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media. “Qualifying for our MSPmentor 501 Global Edition puts Tenzing in rare company.”
MSPs on this year’s global 501 list lifted their combined annual recurring revenues 24.5 percent to $2.54 billion. Together, those MSPs now manage more than 5.6 million PCs and servers, and nearly 400,000 smartphones and tablets, according to Joe Panettieri, editorial director, Nine Lives Media.
MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media, is the ultimate guide to managed services. MSPmentor features the industry’s top-ranked blog, research, Channel Expert Hour Webcasts and FastChat videos. It is the number one online media destination for managed service providers in the world.
About Nine Lives Media
Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media http://www.penton.com, defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor http://www.MSPmentor.net, The VAR Guy http://www.TheVARguy.com and Talkin’ Cloud http://www.TalkinCloud.com.
About Tenzing Managed IT Services
Founded in 1998, Tenzing is a leading provider of hosting solutions for e-commerce clients, System Integrators (SIs), and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) providers. Tenzing’s mature IT Service Management (ITSM) and ITIL best practices provide the foundation for the reliable, secure, and scalable delivery of complex applications around the clock. Backed by comprehensive Service Level Agreements (SLAs), Tenzing is SSAE16 Type II, ISO 27001, PCI-DSS and Visa PCI certified with data centres in Dallas, TX, Toronto, ON, and Vancouver and Kelowna, B.C. For more information, visit: www.tenzing.com.
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