ZSL Won 2012 CRN SP 500 (Formerly VAR 500) Award – North America's Top Technology Integrators & Solution Providers 8th Year in Row
ZSL Named to UBM Channel's Solution Provider 500 List
Annual List Ranks North America’s Top 500 Technology Integrators
Charlotte, NC, June 6, 2012: ZSL, a leading Global Systems Integrator & Business Solutions Provider headquartered in Edison, NJ, today announced it has been recognized by UBM Channel as a part of CRN's 2012 Solution Provider 500 list, which ranks the top technology integrators in North America. Formerly known as the "VAR 500", the Solution Provider 500 ranks the highest producing solution provider organizations in the IT channel from hardware sales, software sales, and managed IT services. ZSL placed 54th in the annual ranking.
The Solution Provider 500 ranking is based on revenue size, and considers each company’s forward-thinking approach to the channel. In particular, the Solution Provider 500 selection panel sought to recognize companies that are building out practices around the data center and virtualization while offering software integration and application development skills. Revenue size is determined by the amount of annual products and services sold over the course of 2011. Companies with no public documentation were required to submit a notarized affidavit attesting to their 2010 and 2011 revenues.
"We are greatly honored. This award rationales our increased focus in delivering business value and growth enablement empowered through the outcome aligned technology innovations", says Shiv Kumar, Executive Vice President of ZSL. "Our collaborative innovation and specialization in the Cloud, Enterprise Mobility, Business Analytics and Enterprise Modernization areas accelerated our global expansion and also helped to access new verticals through our proven 'Get IT Together' partnership." added Mr. Kumar.
"The organizations listed in this year's Solution Provider 500 list are today's true integration innovators who generate high revenues by putting their customers' needs first," said Kelley Damore, Vice President and Editorial Director at UBM Channel. "Their primary role is to engineer ways to leverage technology solutions that help customers exceed their sales goals, drive client satisfaction, expand internationally or accelerate new product development. In essence, they are today's IT integration leaders for middle market and enterprise customers. We congratulate ZSL for making this year's list and look forward to covering their continued success."
Solution Provider 500 Executive Conference and Awards
The 2012 Solution Provider 500 list was announced at the SP500 Executive Conference and Awards, an elite two-day conference designed for high level executives to meet with companies to discuss business models, technology offerings, and partnerships. Held June 5-6 at the Westin Charlotte Hotel in Charlotte, NC, the conference focused on channel marketing strategies and direction, offering actionable content to the top Solution Provider organizations in North America. Attendees learned the secrets for uncovering new market opportunities from industry experts, peers and fellow Solution Provider 500 companies.
A sample of the SP500 list will be published in print and online at CRN.com on June 25, 2012.
ZSL is a leading Global Systems Integrator & Business Solutions Provider based in Edison, NJ with more than 4500 employees in 12 countries focused in developing and delivering enterprise IT solutions and services using the emerging technology platforms such as Cloud, Mobility, SOA and Big Data Analytics to keep the TCO low and ROI high. ZSL is a pioneer in providing business aligned ERP and CRM technology solutions to enable the Business Processes responsive and agile. ZSL's Technology Leadership, value added R&D and our deeper industry expertise in different verticals, such as Manufacturing, Retail, Telecom, Insurance, Banking, Pharma and Life Sciences, helped the enterprises globally to achieve their business goals cost effectively. ZSL has won several Industry Awards and Accolades for its Business Technology Innovations. To learn more about ZSL and its solution offerings, please visit http://www.zslinc.com.
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