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VAR Dynamics Announces Successful Completion Of MSPAlliance Vendor Accreditation Program
[September 26, 2011]

VAR Dynamics Announces Successful Completion Of MSPAlliance Vendor Accreditation Program

VAR Dynamics joins vendor-neutral program for benchmarking service-enabling technology vendors worldwide ST. PETERSBURG, FL – September 26, 2011 - VAR Dynamics ( today announced that it has received accreditation under the MSPAlliance’s (MSPA) Vendor Accreditation Program (VAP). VAP is the first program of its kind, specifically designed by managed service providers (MSPs) as a benchmark for vendors who sell to the MSP community. Vendors who bear the VAP seal have shown they abide by the highest principles of quality in areas such as financial stability, positive channel practices, product research and development, and MSP customer satisfaction.

VAR Dynamics is a provider of popular Cloud business applications exclusively to MSPs and other partners. Its private-label hosted services are branded by partners who market them as managed services. The VAR Dynamics “ReadyNow” partner platform enables partners to quickly offer these services by leveraging pre-built Control Panels and other sales and marketing tools that can also be customized and branded.

"The Vendor Accreditation Program is important to MSPs, since companies that receive accreditation have demonstrated their ongoing commitment to the channel,” said Charles Weaver, president of the MSPAlliance. "We are very proud to have VAR Dynamics as a part of this prestigious body of vendors.” “Achieving this accreditation is an important stamp of approval on the platform we have built the past several years to help MSPs enter the Cloud business application market,” said Tony Francisco, CEO of VAR Dynamics.

VAP was created using a wide base of criteria considered as critical by MSPs when selecting a vendor. Criteria examined during the accreditation process include: • Business practices: Focusing on channel development, channel competition safeguards, experience in the managed services industry, etc.

• Product Roadmap: Examining the vendor's willingness to invest in their products in order to ensure continued relevance for the MSPs on a continued basis.

• Financial: Examination of financial stability to ensure adequate support of channel initiatives and product development.

• Client References: Vendor must provide at least three MSP specific client references.

About VAR Dynamics VAR Dynamics is a provider of world class, private-label Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and Cloud business apps sold exclusively through channels. The company’s powerful platform of hosted services is architected from the ground up and includes Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft SharePoint, Zimbra, BlackBerry BES, email encryption, email archiving and much more. VAR Dynamics’ Partner Program is designed to enable VARs, MSPs, ISVs, Systems Integrators, and other channel partners to market a full suite of value-added SaaS to their customers with speed and agility to capture recurring high-margin revenue streams.

About MSPAlliance For more than 10 years, the MSPAlliance has served as the chief advocate and unified voice for the Managed Services industry, and is the only organization that promotes the highest level of professionalism, reliability and integrity. As the world's largest Professional Association and Certifying Body for the Managed Services Industry, the MSPAlliance was created to meet the needs of the Managed Services Professional and to educate the end-user community and ecosystem-at-large on the benefits of utilizing a Managed Service Provider.

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