MIAMI – June 4, 2014 – Woodbury, NY-based firm Continuity Centers has received the ‘Managed Service Provider of the Year’ award for their managed business continuity and disaster recovery services at the CA arcserve Horizon Partner Summit in Miami. The continuity and recovery leader was praised for its early adoption of CA’s service provider license agreement and excellence in the field overall.
CA’s arcserve Horizon Partner Summit took place from May 12 to May 14 at the Trump International Hotel, with leading industry representatives gathering to discuss and share the latest trends in data protection and continuity. Speakers throughout CA’s directorial staff led audiences through topics such as arcserve’s recent product development, global market changes, sales and marketing strategy, IT advancements and the future of data protection.
As CA’s data protection thought leaders shared their ideas on the direction of the industry, Continuity Centers was recognized for exemplifying the best practices discussed at the event. The company’s willingness to embrace the latest compliance standards and develop a unique, comprehensive approach to continuity earned it the top spot in the MSP category.
Accepting the award for Continuity Centers was Chief Executive Officer Gregory R. Tellone, honored by executives from CA’s Data Management business, including General Manager Mike Crest, Vice President of Worldwide Sales Chris Ross, Vice President of Partners Sales Erin Malone, and Director of Partners Sales Chris Kreiling.
Gregory said of the award, “This is indeed an honor, and yet another example of success from our close relationship with the team at CA and our singular focus on recovery. Being a development partner of CA is an integral part of the strong foundation that makes our clients recoverable.”
Continuity Centers was recognized both for its bold adoption of new SLA regulations and the business results the organization has brought to its clients over the years. As champions of CA arcserve technology, Continuity Centers has seen consistent client growth and has become a top provider of data protection services across industries.
“Our Horizon Partner Summit educated and informed industry participants about game-changing developments in the sector, as well as acknowledged our most valued service provider partners who are putting our technology into action for customers on a daily basis,” said CA’s Mike Crest. “Continuity Centers established itself as one the preeminent MSPs at this year’s event, and we’re confident it will remain a shining example of how truly unified data protection can be effectively applied in a variety of complex business environments.”