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Entisys Solutions, Inc.

Entisys Solutions, Inc.

March 09, 2011 12:00 ET

Entisys Solutions and Agile360 Named to Inaugural CRN Tech Elite 250

Everything Channel's CRN Recognizes Companies for Deep Technical Expertise and Premier Certifications in North America

CONCORD, CA and IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - March 9, 2011) - Entisys Solutions, Inc., the West Coast's #1 provider of enterprise virtualization and access delivery solutions from the datacenter to the desktop, and its Southern California division, Agile360, today announced that Everything Channel's CRN has recognized the two companies as part of the inaugural CRN Tech Elite 250.

The Tech Elite 250 serves as the industry's definitive list of VARs with both deep technical expertise and premier certifications. Entisys Solutions and Agile360 were recognized as best-of-breed integrators who have invested in technical know-how and earned premier certifications in the deployment of state-of-the art virtualization infrastructure solutions for North American customers.

CRN Editors worked with solution providers and outside experts to define the most important technical certifications in the market today. By mapping certifications against the key technology opportunities as defined by CRN's State of the Market, and Midmarket study the Tech Elite 250 recognizes the VARs most committed to helping customers innovate while reducing costs.

"The Tech Elite 250 recognizes an elite group of VARs who are successfully navigating the dynamic IT channel market," said Kelley Damore, Vice President, Editorial Director at Everything Channel. "By adapting to new customer purchasing patterns and redefining best practices, these solution providers are delivering the strategies and value customers demand to compete in today's competitive economic environment."

Entisys Solutions and Agile360 are recognized throughout the industry for their strong leadership position to in defining datacenter, desktop and cloud strategy and architecture requirements of their clients. They achieve this by leveraging the best products and services that the industry has to offer. Entisys Solutions and Agile360 are certified at the highest levels with HP, VMware®, Citrix®, and Microsoft® and NetApp. The companies hold Microsoft Gold partner status, Microsoft Virtualization Competency status, NetApp Platinum Partner and NetApp Virtualization Specialization Partner status and HP Virtualization Elite Status. Entisys Solutions has been an industry leader in designing solutions for Citrix, VMware and Microsoft environments since 1994, and is respected as the top West Coast partner by all ecosystem partners.

"We are honored that Everything Channel's CRN has ranked Entisys Solutions and Agile360 among its Tech Elite 250," said Mike Strohl, CEO, Entisys Solutions. "This recognition further distinguishes us among our peers for our commitment to providing our clients with best of breed solutions that enable them to grow their virtualization strategies, both efficiently and cost-effectively."

About Entisys Solutions, Inc. and Agile360
Entisys Solutions, Inc. and its Southern California division, Agile360 are leading the way in virtualization and modernization -- from the data center to the desktop -- through the delivery of state of the art methodologies and broad solution offerings around Citrix Application Delivery Virtualization, VMware Virtualization, NetApp Storage Virtualization, Microsoft infrastructure and HP converged infrastructure of products. Entisys and Agile360 also offer comprehensive Professional Support Services, complementary managed services and consulting and engineering services to mid-tier and enterprise organizations as well as government agencies.

With two decades of experience, and a deep understanding of today's most advanced technologies, Entisys Solutions and Agile360 have become trusted advisors to some of the most prominent companies in California. Together, the companies hold several industry-leading distinctions including Citrix Platinum Partner, VMware Premier Partner, and Microsoft Managed Partner.

Among the many awards that Entisys Solutions and Agile360 have won over the years are U.S. Western Region Winning on Value award from Microsoft Corp. for 2010; Top 500 Technology Integrator by Everything Channel for 2010; the 2009 Western Region Partner of the Year by Citrix Systems; and 2009 Highest Year-over-Year Growth -- West for NetApp sales from Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions; the 2009 Healthcare Partner of the Year for North American by Citrix Systems; 2008 and 2009 State & Local Partner of the Year for North America by Citrix Systems; Top North American Reseller Partner for the Citrix Application Networking Group (ANG) in 2007; 2007 Citrix Partner of the Year; Top Performing Citrix Solution Advisor Partner for North American sales and revenue influence for Citrix XenServer™ and Citrix Desktop™ virtualization software solutions; runner-up for Citrix Solution Provider of the Year in North America in 2006; and, VMware Market Maker -- Americas Region -- for 2005 and 2006.

The corporate headquarters for Entisys Solutions are located in Concord, Calif. Agile360 has offices in Irvine, Calif. and Pasadena, Calif. For more information, visit www.entisys.com or www.agile360.com, or call 1-877-ENTISYS (877-368-4797).

About Everything Channel

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. Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/everythingchnl.

About United Business Media Limited

UBM (UBM.L) focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetization of B2B communities and markets. UBM's businesses inform markets and serve professional commercial communities -- from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists -- with integrated events, online, print and business information products. Our 6,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organized into specialist teams that serve these communities, bringing buyers and sellers together, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to www.ubm.com.

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Contact Information

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