“Nine Lives Media and MSPmentor congratulate Virteva for its leadership position in North America,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media. “In the fiercely competitive IT services market, MSPs like Virteva represent the best of the best."
Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) February 29, 2012
Virteva, a provider of managed IT services known for its unique SelectSourcing™ governance framework, has been recognized by Nine Lives Media’s MSPmentor 200 North America Edition, a first-ever list identifying North America’s top 200 managed service providers (MSPs). MSPmentor publishes global reports that recognize the world’s leading managed IT service providers, executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches and community leaders.
“We’re pleased to join the ranks of the top managed IT service organizations in North America,” said Jamey Anderson, Vice President of Delivery and Operations at Virteva. “This past year, we’ve enjoyed a dramatic increase in demand for managed IT services such as our help desk outsourcing and datacenter management solutions. IT departments are continually challenged to do more with less, and our SelectSourcing™ and managed IT services provide them the ability to meet delivery expectations, and at the same time, allows them to use IT as a strategic resource to drive their business forward.”
The MSPmentor 200 North America Edition is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey, conducted October-December 2011. The MSPmentor 200 North America Edition recognizes top managed IT service providers based on a range of metrics, including annual managed IT service revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed IT service offerings and customer devices managed.
“Nine Lives Media and MSPmentor congratulate Virteva for its leadership position in North America,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media. “In the fiercely competitive IT services market, MSPs like Virteva represent the best of the best.”
MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media, is the ultimate guide to managed IT 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 IT service providers in the world.
“MSPs on this year’s North America 200 list lifted their annual recurring revenues 25 percent to US$1.05 billion, an impressive feat,” said Joe Panettieri, editorial director of Nine Lives Media. “Those MSPs are now managing 4.1 million desktop and mobile devices for customers, up 33 percent from 2010.”
Virteva, an IT infrastructure specialist, designs, builds and runs uniquely efficient IT platforms for business customers nationwide. By delivering IT On Your Terms™, a blend of premise-based and cloud-based IT services, Virteva complements and extends customer’s IT resources by improving operational performance and reducing IT spend.
Virteva’s thought leadership is endorsed by partnerships including Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, VMware, Quest, 1E, AppSense and leading hosting and cloud service providers.
About Nine Lives Media Inc.
Nine Lives Media Inc. defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s websites -- MSPmentor, The VAR Guy, Talkin’ Cloud, MSPtweet and VARtweet are the leading blogs and social media destinations in the IT channel.