RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - June 22, 2016) - Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, today announced it has been named to The Channel Company's CRN 2016 Solution Provider 500 (SP500) list. The annual program ranks the top technology integrators, service providers, and IT consultants in North America by revenue. Since 1995, the SP500 has served as the industry standard for recognition of the most successful solution providers in the channel.
Carahsoft made its 11th consecutive appearance on the list, ranking at #20, up from #22 on last year's list. The company's performance in 2015 led to another record-setting year, with Carahsoft closing with more than $3 billion in bookings.
"We are honored to be recognized once again as an industry leader by The Channel Company," said Craig P. Abod, Carahsoft president. "As we continue to grow our reseller ecosystem, expand our solutions portfolios, and enter new markets, we are grateful for the support of our customers, resellers, vendors and integrators who make our success possible year after year."
Founded in 2004, Carahsoft debuted on the CRN Solution Provider 500 list in 2006 at #399. Today, Carahsoft is recognized as the largest and most trusted government distributor and partner for many of the industry's largest manufacturers including VMware, Adobe, Symantec, Red Hat, HPE Software, SAP, EMC, and F5 Networks, among others.
"The 2016 Solution Provider 500 represents a total, combined revenue of over $334 billion -- a testament to their success in keeping pace with the rapidly changing demands of today's IT market," said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. "This prestigious list recognizes those companies with the highest revenue and serves as a valuable industry resource for vendors seeking out top solution providers to partner with. We congratulate each of the Solution Provider 500 companies and look forward to their continued success."
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 technology vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of manufacturers, value-added resellers, system integrators, 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 Networks, Open Source, HPE Software, SAP, and Innovative 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 CRN, Inc., Washington Technology, The Washington Post, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO. Visit us at www.carahsoft.com.
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