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Company Overview of Lifeboat Distribution, Inc.

Company Overview

Lifeboat Distribution, Inc. distributes and sells software products to solution providers, value added resellers, systems integrators, corporate resellers, and consultants. It offers virtualization/cloud computing, security, application and network infrastructure, business continuity/disaster recovery, database infrastructure and management, application lifecycle management, science/engineering, and other technically sophisticated products. The company also provides solutions for financial services, professional services, marketing services, and education and training markets. In addition, it offers consulting, business continuity planning, education and certification, and GFI customer suppo...

4 Industrial Way West

3rd Floor

Eatontown, NJ 07724

United States

Founded in 1995





Key Executives for Lifeboat Distribution, Inc.

Executive Vice President
Age: 66
Vice President and General Manager
Age: 59
Director of Field Sales for North America
Vice President and General Manager
Age: 56
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Lifeboat Distribution, Inc. Key Developments

Lifeboat Distribution and Acronis Announce Distribution Agreement

Lifeboat Distribution and Acronis announced a distribution agreement. Lifeboat will offer the full range of Acronis’ data protection solutions and local support to its network of value-added resellers, system integrators, and managed service providers in the United States and Canada. Under the new agreement, Lifeboat will promote, distribute and support Acronis’ business and consumer products, enabling resellers to make more money by tapping into the growing demand for complete backup and recovery products in the North American region. Acronis’ best-in-class data protection solutions are easy to sell, more complete and dramatically faster than the competition. The partner program and a robust catalog with few product SKUs makes cross-selling simple to drastically increase reseller revenue. Lifeboat Distribution will provide its customers access to: Acronis Backup 12.5 Standard and Advanced editions: the innovative backup solution suitable for companies of all sizes, in two editions: Standard and Advanced. Innovations include Acronis Active Protection to intelligently detect and block ransomware attacks, such as WannaCry, with instant restoration of any compromised data and Acronis Notary to prove a file is authentic and unchanged since it was backed up; Acronis Access Advanced: an easy, complete, and secure enterprise file sharing solution that allows employees to use any device to securely access, sync and share files with other employees, customers, partners, and vendors while giving IT complete control over business content to ensure security, maintain compliance, and enable BYOD; Acronis Files Connect: the only solution that provides the rich experience Mac users demand when connecting to Windows or NAS file servers, while maintaining the compatibility required by IT; Acronis True Image: the first and only consumer and SOHO backup solution in the market that introduces Active Protection technology to detect and prevent ransomware attacks in real-time, automatically recover all data from the backup and self-protect backups and the backup application.

Lifeboat Distribution Announces Distribution Agreement with Green Cloud Technology

Lifeboat Distribution announced a distribution agreement with Green Cloud Technology. Beginning in early July, Lifeboat will distribute Green Cloud Technology's backup solution product lines to its network of resellers, VARs and systems integrators in the United States. Built on Veeam's Cloud Connect platform, Green Cloud's backup solution provides affordable and remote cloud-based storage for existing server infrastructures. The solution can be installed as a primary backup solution or used as an additional or replacement backup repository, without the cost of managing a second site.

Lifeboat Distribution Appoints Brian Gilbertson as Vice President and General Manager

Brian Gilbertson has been appointed as Vice President and General Manager of Lifeboat Distribution (Lifeboat), effective as of May 23, 2016. Mr. Gilbertson joined Lifeboat in 2015 as Vice President, Business Development. Since 2003, Mr. Gilbertson has held leadership positions in distribution and high-tech vendor companies. Prior to joining Lifeboat, Mr. Gilbertson served as the Senior Director for Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions from November 2006 to February 2015.

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