Bomgar Corporation, the worldwide leader in secure, appliance-based remote support, today announced that it ranked number 143 on the Technology Fast 500™, Deloitte’s ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the period from 2005–2009. Bomgar grew 731 percent during this period, due to rapidly increasing demand for its secure remote support solution that improves enterprise IT productivity and reduces costs.
“The proliferation of mobile devices and remote workers is making IT support not only more complex, but also more strategic. Solutions that can help IT organizations to cut costs plus simplify and improve the support experience are invaluable,” said Joel Bomgar, founder and CEO of Bomgar. “Our reputation for enterprise-grade quality combined with the fast ROI of our appliance-based model has enabled us to grow at a record pace, and we are honored to continue to rank on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500.”
The Bomgar Appliance is a secure platform that enables IT technicians to remotely access end-user devices and handle multiple support sessions to efficiently troubleshoot issues. Bomgar is uniquely positioned in the remote support market with the only appliance-based solution, which significantly improves security and reliability. The Bomgar Appliance can be used to support a range of operating systems and devices, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BlackBerry, iOS and Windows Mobile devices.
This is the fourth year in a row that Bomgar has appeared on the Technology Fast 500™. The company previously ranked number 12 in 2007, 28 in 2008, and 84 in 2009. Overall, Technology Fast 500™ award winners for 2010 had revenue growth ranging from 146 percent to 164,079 percent from 2005 to 2009, with an average growth of 2,361 percent.
Selection and Qualifying Criteria
Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private – in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2005 to 2009. In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company’s operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America. This ranking is compiled from nominations submitted directly to the Technology Fast 500 Web site, and public company database research.
Bomgar (bomgar.com) is the worldwide leader in secure, appliance-based remote support. The company’s award winning solutions enable organizations to improve IT support efficiency by securely accessing and managing virtually any system – Mac, Linux, iPad, iPhone, BlackBerry and Windows Mobile smartphones plus all versions of Windows. More than 5,000 leading companies around the world have deployed Bomgar’s enterprise-class solutions to transform their IT support functions and significantly improve operational efficiency and customer satisfaction while dramatically reducing costs. Bomgar is a privately-held company headquartered in Ridgeland, Mississippi with offices in Atlanta, San Francisco, Washington DC, Paris and London. In 2009, Bomgar was named one of the 500 fastest-growing companies in the US by Inc. Magazine.