We celebrate this significant achievement with not only our own Carahsoft family, but also with the far-reaching ecosystem of customers, vendors, and reseller partners who contribute to our success," said Craig P. Abod, Carahsoft president.
Reston, VA (PRWEB) October 19, 2011
Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, today announced that it has been recognized by Everything Channel as the fastest growing large company on the 2011 CRN Fast Growth 100 list. The award for the top performer in the $750+ million revenue category was presented to Carahsoft at the annual CRN Fast Growth 100 Gala in Miami, FL earlier this month.
2011 marks the fifth consecutive year that Carahsoft has been included on this list which ranks the fastest growing solution providers in North America based on percentage of growth over two years (2008-2010). Carahsoft ranked #28 on the 2011 list with a 140% growth rate and 2010 revenue of $835 million, up from $91 million when Carahsoft debuted on the list in 2007.
“We celebrate this significant achievement with not only our own Carahsoft family, but also with the far-reaching ecosystem of customers, vendors, and reseller partners who contribute to our success. It is an honor to be included again on this list of industry all-stars,” said Craig P. Abod, president of Carahsoft.
Carahsoft was founded in 2004 and serves as the master government partner and aggregator for many of the industry’s leading software brands including VMware, Adobe, Symantec, Red Hat, HP, SAP, EMC, and F5 among others. The company is also ranked among the top 100 Government IT contractors in the nation.
“This year’s Fast Growth 100 list reflects the high growth potential for solution providers offering innovative products, solutions and services,” said Kelley Damore, Vice President and Editorial Director for Everything Channel. “Despite an uncertain market, VARs investing in new technologies and services are still growing at a significant rate - a testament to their hard work and ability to truly understand their customers' needs. We congratulate Carahsoft Technology Corp. on their well-earned success.”
About Everything Channel
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Carahsoft Technology Corp. is the trusted Government IT solutions provider. As a top-ranked GSA Schedule Contract holder, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of manufacturers, resellers, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.
The company’s dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver VMware, Symantec, EMC, Adobe, F5, Open Source, HP, SAP, and Intelligence products and services among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing firms by VAR500, CRN, Inc., Washington Technology, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO. Visit us at http://www.carahsoft.com.