« All News & Events

CRN Names American Technology Services to the 2015 Managed Service Provider 500 List

ATS recognized among the MSP Elite 150 for the second time

4/15/2015American Technology Services, Inc. announced today that it has been named to CRN’s Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list as one of the MSP Elite 150. The annual CRN list recognizes the top technology providers and consultants in North America whose cutting-edge approach to managed services puts end-user clients in the best position to improve efficiencies, cut costs, and speed time to market. As the leading media outlet for vendors and solution providers, CRN attempts to understand service channels and identifies the top MSPs to help guide companies’ selection and adoption of managed services providers.

CRN’s MSP500 highlights three categories:

  • MSP Elite 150, who are large data center-focused solution providers with a strong mix of on-premise professional services and off-premise services;
  • MSP Pioneer 250, who have a business model heavily weighted toward managed services focused on the small- and midsize-business market; and
  • MSP Hosting Service Provider 100, who own and operate their own data centers, providing a wide array of subscription-based outsourced services.

For more than two decades, ATS has been providing secure, reliable managed hosting services to clients across the U.S. With its two enterprise-class private cloud data centers in the East Coast and Mid-West, ATS brings industry-leading technologies and security measures to guarantee high availability for clients’ critical data and applications. ATS’ comprehensive array of IT services also includesIT strategy & consulting,managed IT services & network support, andweb design & development.

Today, the company is advancing its business approach to successfully address managed services in the era of outsourced IT powered by the computing cloud and mobile device usage.

“The allure of Everything-as-a-Service to organizations is largely rooted in the appeal of predictable operational expenses, cost-cutting, resource allocation and access to on-demand/pay-as-you-go technology. Therein lies a great need for the expertise of managed service providers,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “We congratulate the managed service providers who have engineered, or re-engineered, their businesses to deliver the services their customers rely on for future growth and ongoing success.”

Jeff Chandler, President of ATS, said “We are honored to receive CRN’s recognition and committed to identifying new technologies and gaining deep expertise to serve the needs of our clients in today’s dynamic IT-business landscape.”

ATS is also ranked among thetop 3% of Microsoft partnersand consistently recognized on theMSPmentor 501,Inc. 5000 Honor Roll, andTalkin’ Cloud 100lists.

Coverage of the MSP500 is featured in the February 2015 issue of CRN and online atwww.CRN.com.

About the Channel Company

The Channel Company is the sales channel community’s trusted authority for growth and innovation, with established brands including CRN, XChange Events, IPED and SharedVue. For more than three decades, we have leveraged our proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology sales channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more atwww.thechannelcompany.com.

About American Technology Services, Inc. (ATS®)

American Technology Services, Inc. (ATS®) is a leading provider of comprehensive IT and web design and development services. Founded in 1994, the company has a strong track record of providing high-quality services to organizations of all sizes, from small and mid-sized associations and nonprofits, financial institutions, government contractors, and professional services firms to large corporations. ATS’ broad experience includesIT strategy & consulting,managed IT services & network support,web design & development, andmanaged hosting & cloud services. ATS is headquartered in Fairfax, VA with offices in Bethesda, MD, and Raleigh, NC. Learn more atnetworkATS.com.

If you would like more information on this topic, please contact Jeff Chandler at 703.876.0300 or by email atpress@networkATS.com.