SOURCE: Kerio Technologies

September 04, 2007 12:51 ET

Kerio Technologies Recognizes 318 Inc. as Its First Preferred Partner in Southern California

Los Angeles-Based Professional Services Consultancy Awarded for Success in Selling and Supporting Kerio MailServer Through Kerio's Channel Program

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - September 4, 2007) - Kerio Technologies named LA-based premier IT consultancy 318 Inc. its first Southern California Preferred Partner after the company excelled in Kerio's channel program. A mere 2 years after joining, 318 reached the highest level in Kerio's Partner Program. 318 holds Kerio's certifications for messaging and sells and supports Kerio MailServer, a multiplatform server suite for mobile email and email-based collaboration.

"Kerio MailServer has allowed 318 to offer its clients an easily scalable messaging solution that works with existing email clients and systems architecture," says Dusan Vitek, VP Worldwide Marketing of Kerio Technologies Inc. "Ultimately, Kerio MailServer's efficiency mirrors that of 318's consulting services, which is, in part, what has made it such a great fit."

With Kerio MailServer's ability to integrate into existing Microsoft Windows Server and Active Directory or Mac OS X Server and Open Directory environments, 318 is able to help its clients grow their business without starting from scratch.

"Our formula for joint success was a combination of Kerio's great product and strong channel program complemented by 318's cross-platform support and integration expertise," says Kevin Klein, president of 318 Inc. "Many of our clients are small to mid-sized businesses ("SMB") looking to improve their workflow with the robust tools of enterprise-class technology, but need solutions that fit within their tight budget constraints. Kerio delivered all we consider critical for us -- a well-rounded, versatile and affordable product plus new business through their lead generation program."

Kerio's Business Partner Program offers training and certifications for partners, channel marketing programs, PR assistance, access to co-marketing funds, lead forwarding, and technical support.

About 318 Inc.

318 is L.A.'s premiere technology services consultancy; providing solutions to Southern California's leading SMB and Enterprise companies. For more than a decade, the company has been a leader in its field, providing platform agnostic computer support, innovative software, and other technology solutions to clients. 318 is a contract partner of the Apple Professional Services division, Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, EMC Velocity partner and a certified member of the FileMaker Business Alliance. With its proprietary client service software and innovative Rollover Retainer Program for maintenance and comprehensive support, 318 remains the most sought out technology vendor in Southern California.

About Kerio Technologies Inc.

Innovating in Internet security since 1997, Kerio Technologies Inc. ( provides Internet messaging and firewall software solutions for small to medium sized businesses and organizations worldwide. Kerio's corporate headquarters are located in Santa Clara, California, with offices in Great Britain and the Czech Republic. Kerio's technology partners include McAfee, Inc. (NYSE: MFE), International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM), and Notify Technology Corporation (OTCBB: NTFY). Kerio is a Microsoft Gold Partner.

Windows IT Pro magazine awarded Kerio MailServer as Editor's Best in the messaging category for the Industry Excellence Awards in August 2007, and Editor's Choice in the August 2006 round-up of Microsoft Exchange alternatives.

Contact Information

  • For more information, press only:
    Dusan Vitek
    VP of Marketing
    Kerio Technologies Inc.
    Tel: + 1 (408) 496-4500