Actifio’s Live Community Forum in London
Added: (Thu Oct 01 2015)
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Actifio, the copy data virtualisation company, today announced the winners of its Channel awards at this year’s Actifio Live Community Forum in London on September 14-15. Trusted advisor and cloud service provider Versutus IT, and copy data management provider TheBplan scooped the top awards on the night – Actifio’s Partner and MSP Awards 2015.
This year’s Actifio Community Forum brought together more than 100 customers and partners from territories such as the UK, DACH, the Middle East and Africa. Actifio CEO Ash Ashutosh opened the event with a keynote, followed by presentations from members of the Actifio executive and management team.
Customers and partners that attended the event could benefit from strategy updates and an exclusive insight into Actifio’s product roadmap, upcoming new features and best practices. MSPs and reselling partners were able to participate in sales and technical training sessions to gain a deeper understanding of the copy data virtualisation market requirements. Attending Actifio Customers were invited to an exclusive Customer Council and complimentary Product Training.
Winner of the Partner Award, Versutus IT is both a cloud solution provider and trusted adviser for hundreds of customers across the UK and South Africa. Versutus integrated Actifio into their hybrid infrastructure of their four data centres within the UK and South Africa, the cornerstones for its EMEA-wide cloud service delivery capabilities.
Accepting the Partner Award, Thomas Stirling, CEO, Versutus IT said: “We are extremely pleased to win the Actifio Partner Award for 2015, especially considering the quality of the partners in attendance at the Actifio Live Community Forum. The event served as a fantastic opportunity for partners like us to widen their knowledge about Actifio’s technology and hear from customers the impact the Actifio implementation has had on their business. We look forward to continue our successful partnership with Ash and the Actifio UK team.”
Based in Norway, winner of the Actifio MSP Award TheBplan is a specialist provider of data storage, backup and disaster recovery solutions. Delivering hundreds of solutions over the last five years, TheBplan specialises is the consolidation and management of copy data with a single platform.
“To be announced as the winner of the Actifio MSP Award capped off a truly wonderful Community Forum event”, said Tronde A. Lunde, Founder, TheBplan. “This recognises the investment we have made over the last few years to ensure we are meeting our customers’ requirements and market needs.”