Santa Barbara, Calif., May 28, 2010 – Network Hardware Resale (NHR), the leading provider of pre-owned and new networking equipment, has been recognized by Everything Channel as one of North America’s top technology integrators. Named to the prestigious VARBusiness 500 list, NHR placed No. 183 in the 16th annual ranking and has been included on the list for the past three years.
The 16th annual ranking VAR500 details the leading producers among technology integrators and technology solution provider organizations in North America based on gross worldwide revenue of hardware and software sales, as well as earnings from professional and managed IT services. This year’s list reflects the strength of the technology reseller channel as the ranking includes 182 new companies with four percent of the new entrants landing in the Top 100.
“The VAR 500 is the who’s who of the solution provider community,” said Kelley Damore, VP, editorial director, Everything Channel. “Microsoft, HP, Cisco, Symantec among others are highly reliant on the VAR 500 to sell their products to businesses and collectively this audience generated more than $500 billion in sales in 2009. Even more importantly, they solve customers’ biggest IT business problems through product integration, training, consulting and services. In companies large and small, the VAR 500 are considered integration experts, trusted business advisors and invaluable partners. We are honored to compile this list and represent this audience.”
The complete listing of the VAR500 is available now in print and online at CRN.com.
“NHR is thrilled to be named by Everything Channel as one of the top technology providers in North America for the third consecutive year,” said Mike Sheldon, president and CEO of NHR. “This esteemed designation is proof positive that NHR’s products and services are being sought out and utilized by a growing number of organizations to meet their all-important needs for networking equipment, technical support and maintenance.”
Everything Channel is the premier provider of IT channel-focused events, media, research, consulting, and sales and marketing services. With over 30 years of experience and engagement, Everything Channel has the unmatched channel expertise to execute integrated solutions for technology executives managing partner recruitment, enablement and go-to-market strategy in order to accelerate technology sales. Everything Channel is a UBM company. To learn more about Everything Channel, visit us at http://www.everythingchannel.com.
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