RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - August 02, 2016) - Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, today announced that is has been recognized by IDC on its inaugural Government Insights Federal IT Rankings. Carahsoft was the largest IT distributor on the list and ranked #13 among the top 100 technology providers serving the federal IT market.
"The Federal government today has its choice from literally hundreds of IT solution providers. But finding the key players in this market can be a challenge," said Shawn McCarthy, IDC Government Insights Research Director. "The IDC Government Insights Federal IT Rankings is an ongoing endeavor to establish a solid industry standard that assists both government IT managers and IT suppliers in their efforts to make the best choice for their institutions."
The 2016 Federal IT Rankings evaluate technology providers based on calendar year revenues from government institutions for hardware, software and IT services. In 2015, Carahsoft posted more than $3 billion in bookings and has also recently been recognized for its success in the industry by Bloomberg's BGOV200, CRN's Solution Provider 500 and Washington Technology's Top 100.
"We are honored to be recognized as a leader within the federal IT industry," said Craig P. Abod, Carahsoft President. "Our success is owed to the dedication of our team and ecosystem of vendor and reseller partners in guaranteeing our government customers receive the most innovative and cost-effective solutions available."
Founded in 2004, Carahsoft serves as the largest government distributor and partner for many of the industry's leading IT manufacturers including VMware, Adobe, Symantec, Red Hat, HPE Software, SAP, EMC, Salesforce, Google and F5 Networks among others. As a top-performing GSA Schedule and SEWP-V contract holder, Carahsoft and its reseller partners focus on providing technology that helps public sector customers solve IT security, management and infrastructure challenges and improve IT efficiencies and capabilities.
Carahsoft Technology Corp. is the trusted Government IT solutions provider. As a top-performing GSA Schedule and SEWP 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.