Southfield, Mich. (Vocus) September 18, 2009
Secure-24, a leading provider of managed ERP hosting and disaster recovery services, announced its recognition as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. For the third consecutive year, Inc. Magazine named Secure-24 to its Inc. 500 list as a leading Information Technology Services company.
"We are very pleased to once again be recognized among the 500 strongest and most innovative companies in the nation," said Matthias Horch, Secure-24 chief executive officer (CEO). "Our business model has always been to be a strategic and trusted partner, helping our customers obtain the operational efficiencies, capabilities and processes they need to stay competitive in today's changing markets. Our customers are the innovators and leaders, while we work to support them. That is where our success comes from."
Secure-24 services are focused on the managed hosting of complex enterprise resource planning (ERP) software systems such as SAP, Oracle eBusiness Suite, JD Edwards and PeopleSoft. The company's deep competency and state-of-the-art data centers are recognized with industry certifications such as Advanced SAP Hosting Partner, Oracle Hosting Partner, and SAS 70 Type II. Secure-24 also leads the way in server and desktop virtualization, information security, regulatory compliance, and disaster recovery.
Secure-24's ranking on the Inc. 500 list coincides with Secure-24's co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Matthias Horch, receiving the 2009 Ernst & Young "Entrepreneur Of The Year" award for the Great Lakes region. Additionally, Secure-24 recently expanded operations with the opening of its newest state-of-the-art data center and technology resource center in Plymouth, MI.
The 2009 Inc. 500, unveiled in the September issue of Inc. magazine and at Inc.com, reported aggregate revenue of $18.4 billion for the listed companies - up 34% from last year. The companies listed were also engines for growth, creating more than 55,000 jobs since their founding. Information Technology services boasted the most companies on this year's list.
"These are the most dynamic, fast-growth companies in the nation, inventing products we soon discover we can't live without,' said Inc. editor Jane Berentson. "The Inc. 500 list is Inc. Magazine's tribute to American business ingenuity and ambition."
About Secure-24, Inc. (http://www.secure-24.com)
Secure-24 (Southfield, Mich.) provides managed hosting, disaster recovery and managed services for the mission-critical IT applications of industry and government. A deep knowledge of ERP systems, industry leading infrastructure and state-of-the-art data centers allows Secure-24 to deliver highly available and scalable solutions to organizations that need to meet rigorous IT compliance regulations (i.e. SAS 70, HIPAA, SOX, GLB, ISO, FFIEC). Secure-24 is a certified SAP Hosting Partner , delivering managed SAP hosting and SAP outsourcing services, and a certified Oracle® Partner for Oracle hosting solutions.
About the Inc. 500 (http://www.inc.com/inc5000/2009/index.html)
Information on the 2009 Inc. 500/5000, including company profiles and a list of fastest-growing companies, can be found at this site. Each year, Inc. and Inc.com celebrate the remarkable achievements of today's entrepreneurial superstars - the privately held small businesses that drive our economy. This year's Inc. 500/5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony will be held September 23-25, 2009, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland.
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