Carbonite Announces Distribution Agreement With SYNNEX Corporation
BOSTON, March 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Carbonite, Inc. (Nasdaq:CARB), a
leading provider of backup and recovery solutions for businesses, has expanded
its distribution network through an agreement with SYNNEX Corporation
(NYSE:SNX), a leading distributor of IT products and services. The agreement
allows SYNNEX' CLOUDSolv group to distribute Carbonite's platform of
affordable, secure and easy-to-use market-leading cloud backup solutions for
small to medium-sized (SMB) businesses. SYNNEX is one of the first
distributors to offer Carbonite's plans to their extensive reseller base.
"We could not be more pleased about our agreement with SYNNEX. They are a top
choice for Carbonite as we look to build out and scale our distribution
channel," said David Maffei, Vice President, Global Channels, Carbonite.
"SYNNEX' unique marketing approach combined with their aggressive go-to-market
strategies and capabilities will help us reach more customers who sell to
SMB's looking for best of breed solutions."
SYNNEX was chosen as a Carbonite distributor due to its strength in cloud
solutions and the SMB technology market. SYNNEX simplifies the process of
purchasing and managing cloud with CLOUDSolv, its marketplace for SaaS
solutions. SYNNEX supports many of its SMB resellers through its peer-to-peer
community, Varnex, a group of SYNNEX resellers united in a spirit of
collaboration to drive growth and achieve success in the IT channel.
"We are pleased to bring Carbonite into our growing family of cloud services
hosted by SYNNEX CLOUDSolv," said Bob Stegner, Senior Vice President,
Marketing, North America, SYNNEX Corporation. "An industry-proven leader,
Carbonite enhances the SYNNEX cloud platform by giving resellers the ability
to meet the increasing demand for cloud services and data protection to help
securely grow their businesses with an affordable and easy to use offering."
SYNNEX now offers Carbonite's full line of data backup and recovery products:
*Carbonite Serverplans back up an unlimited number of servers and
databases, including Microsoft SQL Server, Exchange Server, MySQL, Oracle
and SharePoint. Carbonite Server also backs up the Windows System State so
a server can be completely restored without reconfiguring the operating
system or reloading applications. Carbonite Server solutions start at just
$799.99 per year.
*Carbonite Pro provides backup storage for an unlimited number of
computers, external hard drives and NAS devices, starting at $269.99 per
year. Additional storage and Windows file server backup are also available
with Carbonite Pro.
*Carbonite Personal offers unlimited backup for one computer starting at
$59.99 per year.
For more information on the Carbonite offerings available through SYNNEX,
please contact the license desk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carbonite(Nasdaq:CARB) keeps small businesses and home offices running
smoothly. Carbonite offers a comprehensive suite of affordable services for
data protection, recovery and anywhere, anytime access. More than 1.5 million
customers, including 50,000 small businesses, trust Carbonite's secure,
easy-to-usecloud backup solutionsand award-winning U.S.-based customer
support. For more information, please visitCarbonite.com, connect with us on
Twitter@carbonite or visit ourFacebook page.
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service capabilities, features and the general success of the collaboration,
involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause Carbonite's
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