INDIANAPOLIS – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Scale Computing, a market leader in advanced computing, virtualization and hyperconverged solutions, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, named her the 2021 CRN Annual Report (ARC) award winner in the Edge Computing and Hyperconverged Infrastructure categories. This is the third year in a row that Scale Computing has been recognized as a recipient of the CRN ARC Award. The company also swept across all subcategories, including product innovation, support, partnership, and managed and cloud services in edge computing and hyperconverged infrastructure.
As one of the most prestigious awards in the IT industry, the CRN ARC Awards recognize and honor top vendors who are committed to driving channel growth through innovation and exceptional channel performance over the course of over the past 36 years.
“We are proud to be recognized as a leader in both edge computing and hyperconverged infrastructure,” said Jeff Ready, CEO and co-founder of Scale Computing. “This recognition from CRN and the resounding endorsement of our partners is a testament to the fact that we are dedicated to the chain and continue to provide innovative, highly available, scalable and simple solutions that empower customers to overcome IT challenges and meet the needs of the business. objectives, while providing quick and generous income opportunities for the channel.
Today’s complex infrastructure environments, both in the data center and at the edge, require infrastructure solutions that are simple, affordable and easy to deploy. Earlier this year, Scale Computing extended its Edge Computing offerings by introducing HC3 video surveillance and security solutions, optimized to consolidate video storage, video management and analytics workloads. Scale Computing’s video surveillance provides self-healing self-healing, providing both hands-off resiliency to maintain VMS recording and access to recorded data even in the event of hardware component failure.
Scale Computing’s award-winning HC3 Edge series brings state-of-the-art on-premise computing with high availability and disaster recovery to remote sites at an affordable entry-level cost. All edge models can be deployed quickly, managed locally or remotely, and can self-repair almost instantly. Customers benefit from state-of-the-art IT infrastructure that is affordable, reliable, easy to deploy and easy to use.
Scale Computing has combined servers, storage and virtualization into one solution to facilitate IT infrastructure for organizations of all sizes. Whether organizations have one IT administrator or hundreds, Scale Computing’s HC3 hyperconverged infrastructure eliminates complexity, reduces costs, and frees up management time. By using an appliance-based approach to virtualization, Scale Computing’s HC3 infrastructure solution is faster to deploy, easier to manage, and enables organizations to scale seamlessly as they grow.
This invitation-only survey of each vendor’s primary channel partners, conducted by The Channel Company’s research team, included more than 3,000 solution providers across North America. Survey participants were asked to rate their satisfaction with 66 supplier partners. Ratings were given in 25 major product categories, based on performance on four criteria: product innovation, support, partnership, and managed and cloud services.
“We are delighted to recognize these vendors who continue to go above and beyond to develop and nurture successful relationships between vendors and channel partners by delivering premier product and service offerings,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. The Annual Report Card Awards go beyond just highlighting our winners, they also offer in-depth insight into channel opinions and provide vendors with actionable feedback to implement into their channel strategies going forward. Congratulations to all of our winners. We look forward to honoring them on this occasion. XChange + 2021 conference of the year in August.
The winners will be featured throughout The Channel Company’s 2021 XChange + conference, which takes place August 15-17 in San Antonio, TX. Additional coverage of the 2021 ARC CRN results can be found online at www.CRN.com/ARC and will be featured in the October 2021 issue of CRN Magazine.
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Large scale calculation is a leader in edge computing, virtualization and hyperconverged solutions. Scale Computing HC3 software eliminates the need for traditional virtualization software, disaster recovery software, servers and shared storage, replacing them with a fully integrated, highly available system for running applications. Using patented HyperCore ™ technology, the HC3 self-healing platform automatically identifies, mitigates and corrects infrastructure issues in real time, enabling applications to achieve maximum uptime. When ease of use, high availability, and total cost of ownership are important, Scale Computing HC3 is the ideal infrastructure platform. Read what our customers have to say about Gartner Peer Insights, Spices, TechValidate and Ray of trust.