BackupAgent, the leading provider of online backup software for service providers and hosters, is one the winners of the Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 EMEA, the list of the 500 fastest growing technology companies. The company realized a 5-year growth of 1.738 per cent and takes the 79th position on the list. The announcement was made during an awards ceremony that took place at Arsenal Football Club (Emirates Stadium) in London on Thursday 25 November 2010. Last month, BackupAgent was ranked 8th on the Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 Benelux.
The Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA is the region‘s most objective industry-ranking standard to focus on the technology field and recognizes technology companies that have achieved the fastest rates of revenue growth in Europe, the Middle East and Africa during the past five years. Combining technological innovation, entrepreneurship and rapid growth, Fast 500 companies – large, small, public and private – span a variety of industry sectors, and are leaders in hardware, software, telecom, semiconductors, internet, media, life sciences and emerging areas, such as clean technology.
“We are very proud to win the prestigious Fast 500 EMEA and to be on the 79th position,” says Roland Sars, Director Sales and Marketing van BackupAgent. “Being in the top 100 of 500 fastest growing technology companies in the EMEA region is huge praise for the BackupAgent team, customers and partners. It is real recognition of the hard work that has been put into building the BackupAgent software over the past few years. Our business model is absolutely unique and we believe in its capacity for growth in the future.”
BackupAgent (backupagent.com) is a leading vendor of an online backup software platform that is a scalable and easy-to-deploy. With BackupAgent, service providers, hosters and telcos can supply online backup services under their own brand to SoHo and SME companies, allowing them to backup data from a desktop, laptop or server to a central datacenter. BackupAgent protects these businesses against hardware crashes, drive crashes, virus attacks, theft and natural disasters. The software supports desktop and laptop backup, and customer-premise server backup, including MS Exchange, MS SQL and MySQL. BackupAgent software is multi-tenant; offering a private-label reseller model, which makes it an attractive solution for many Service Providers in the Business-to-Business market. BackupAgent is Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, and is fully integrated with the Active Directory. Additionally, leading control panel vendors include support of BackupAgent in their platform. BackupAgent has over 250 service providers and reselling partners from all around the globe.