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Seventh Annual Report Identifies
World’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs)
Technology Management Solutions has surfaced on Nine Lives Media’s seventh-annual MSPmentor 501 Global Edition (http://www.mspmentor.net/top501), a distinguished list and report identifying the world’s top 501 managed service providers (MSPs). This year’s report includes:
“Technology Management Solutions (www.Pain-Free-IT.com) is delighted to be named on two of these distinguished lists (MSP mentor 501 Global Edition and MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition), “said Tom Hill, VP of Sales and Marketing. TMS would like to thank its valued partners, and our wonderful staff. Without them we would not be on this distinguished list."
TMS moved up on the global 501 list 34 spots to number 382 and on the Small business 100 list moved up 23 positions to number 12.
The MSPmentor 501 report is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey, conducted October-December 2013. The MSPmentor 501 report recognizes top managed service providers based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed services offered and customer devices managed.
“MSPmentor congratulates Technology Management solutionson this unique honor,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media, a Penton business. “Qualifying for our MSPmentor 501 Global Edition 3 years in a row and on the Small business addition the for the past 2 years puts Technology management solutions in rare company.”
MSPs on this year’s global 501 list lifted their combined annual recurring revenues $2.61 billion, continuing seven straight years of strong growth. Together, those MSPs now manage more than 700,000 servers, according to Jessica Davis, managing editor, MSPmentor.
MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media, is the ultimate guide to managed services. MSPmentor features the industry’s top-ranked blog, research, Channel Expert Hour Webcasts and FastChat videos. It is the number one online media destination for managed service providers in the world.
About Technology Management Solutions
TMS is a premier information technology (IT) support service partner focused on enabling the success of small and medium business in southern California. TMS was founded in 2006 and incorporated in 2007 and has grown into one of the top IT support companies in southern California as a leading provider of computer network support services and technology solutions for small & medium business. TMS has office in Los Angeles/ Pasadena, Antelope Valley/ Palmdale, and the inland Empire/rancho Cucamonga.
About Nine Lives Media
Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton (http://www.penton.com), defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor (http://www.MSPmentor.net), The VAR Guy (http://www.TheVARguy.com) and Talkin’ Cloud (http://www.TalkinCloud.com).
Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton
Jessica Davis, Managing Editor, MSPmentor
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