Netcetera… Awarded Sophos Partner of the Year for Canada at 2016 Americas Partner Conference
May 16, 2016 – Netcetera a Sophos Platinum Partner has won the award for Sophos Partner of the Year for Canada at the 2016 Americas Sophos Discover Partner Conference in Las Vegas. The conference, held at The Mirage Las Vegas Hotel 3-5 May, is designed to celebrate the successes of Sophos partners throughout the Americas and to help them take advantage of the latest business opportunities within the fast-moving IT security marketplace.
Netcetera won their award for their outstanding performance in the past year and their commitment and dedication to selling Sophos.
John Keenan, Regional VP at Sophos, said, “It is always a great pleasure to be able to meet our partners face to face at these events as they play a crucial role in our success as a business. It’s a fantastic opportunity to gather feedback, to hear our partners’ validation of our strategy across the endpoint and network and to see it helping to make their businesses a success. I am delighted Netcetera has won the award for Sophos Partner of the Year for Canada. They have had a fantastic year and it’s very well deserved.”
Steve Weeks, President and CEO for Netcetera remarked “We are very pleased with the relationship we have been able to build with Sophos over the past several years. On behalf of Netcetera, I am very happy to receive this award along with several members of our team. They are the ones who are really deserve the credit for this. Their dedication, hard work, and constant ongoing training is what has helped us to be so successful in our security practice. I would also like to recognize and thank our many clients who have entrusted us with the protection of their networks and critical data. Without them none of this would be possible”.
The Americas conference in Las Vegas is the second of Sophos’ three annual partner conferences this year. It saw Sophos CEO Kris Hagerman and the executive leadership team deliver keynote sessions on Sophos strategy, its partner commitments and the broader future of the IT security industry, in front of more than 775 people attending the Sophos sales and partner event. Partners also attended a packed agenda of breakout sessions delivered by key business, product, technical and sales experts.
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Netcetera is a Managed Services Provider (MSP), located in beautiful North Vancouver, BC, Canada. Netcetera has been helping companies simplify their IT infrastructure and manage their network and security challenges since 1999. Specific areas of focus include network security, backup and disaster recovery, wireless, Windows network design and support, equipment and software procurement and project work. Complete details are available on our web site at www.netcetera.ca or by calling us at 604-980-2700.
Sophos (LSE: SOPH) is a global leader in network and endpoint security. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos’ complete security solutions as the best protection against complex threats and data loss. Simple to deploy, manage, and use, Sophos’ award-winning encryption, endpoint security, web, email, mobile and network security solutions are backed by SophosLabs – a global network of threat intelligence centers. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.” More information is available at www.sophos.com.
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