Perimeter eSecurity, the only provider of Complete Security On Demand, placed in the top 10 in the MSPmentor 100, a distinguished list of the world’s most progressive managed service providers.
MSPmentor ranks managed service providers on an index comprised of total revenue, revenue growth and other data points comparing fiscal 2007 to fiscal 2006. Overall, Perimeter ranked seventh, while earning first place rankings in revenues and revenue growth rate.
“We are honored to be recognized by MSPmentor,” said Brad Miller, CEO of Perimeter eSecurity. “We believe our high ranking highlights the market demand for a complete and affordable range of security services for partners and customers, as well as the acceptance of the Software as a Service (SaaS) model. We expect 2008 to be another exciting and productive year for Perimeter eSecurity as we continue to evolve to meet the security needs of organizations facing diverse challenges in a constantly changing environment.”
“Qualifying for the MSPmentor 100 is an amazing accomplishment,” said Joe Panettieri, editorial director of MSPmentor, published by Nine Lives Media Inc. “We analyzed the business performance of more than 500 technology consulting firms and managed service providers worldwide. Only the ‘best-of-the-best’ landed on the MSPmentor 100.”
The MSPmentor 100 recognizes managed service providers, integrators, consulting firms and VARs that leverage managed services to vastly improve their customers’ service experience. Through managed services, solutions providers deliver proactive, 24×7 customer care to small, midsize and even large enterprises. The net result for customers is a dramatically improved information technology infrastructure that speeds the flow of business.
In the third quarter of 2007 Perimeter received two funding rounds totaling $104 million from Goldman Sachs, Bessemer Ventures and Stripes group. Perimeter eSecurity has shown a revenue growth rate of 331% over the last 5 years as reported by Deloitte & Touche. The company ranked the 31st fastest growing security company in Inc. magazine’s Inc. 5,000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. Perimeter was recently positioned by Gartner in the Visionaries quadrant of the “Magic Quadrant for MSSPs, North America, 1H07” report. Perimeter also received the 2007 Frost & Sullivan “North American Entrepreneurial Company Award for Managed Security.” Perimeter has made 11 acquisitions in the last four years, the latest of which was hosted email services provider, USA.NET.
The complete MSPmentor 100 report, along with comprehensive coverage of the managed services market, can be found at http://www.mspmentor.net .