July 11, 2018:
MindStream Analytics ranks among the world's 501 most strategic and innovative managed service providers (MSPs), according to Channel Futures 11th-annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings.
The MSP 501 is the first, largest and most comprehensive ranking of managed service providers worldwide. This year Channel Futures received a record number of submissions. Applications poured in from
Europe, Asia, South America and beyond.
As it has for the last three years, Channel Futures teamed with Clarity Channel Advisors to evaluate these progressive and forward-leaning companies. MSPs were ranked according to our unique methodology,
which recognizes that not all revenue streams are created equal. We weighted revenue figures according to how well the applicant's business strategy anticipates trends in the fast-evolving channel ecosystem.
"We feel honored to be recognized once again on the MSP 501 list for a fourth straight year," said Alex Ladd, CEO of MindStream Analytics. part of this distinguished group of the world's top managed services
providers speaks to the great commitment of our dedicated staff to ensure our customers' success. We believe we have a very special team at MindStream and recognition as the highest ranked EPM managed
services provider like this serves as validation."
Channel Futures is pleased to honor MindStream Analytics.
For the first time, Channel Futures will also name 10 special award winners, including MSP of the Year, CEO of the Year and one Lifetime Achievement Award for a career of excellence in the channel.
The MSP 501 winners and award recipients will be recognized at a special ceremony at Channel Partners Evolution, held this year October 9-12 in Philadelphia, as well as in the Fall issue of Channel Partners
"This year's applicant pool was the largest and most diverse in the history of the survey, and our winners represent the health and progressivity of the managed services market," says Kris Blackmon, Channel
Futures content director and editor of the MSP 501. "They're growing their revenue, expanding their customer influence and exploring new technology that will propel them for years to come."
The full MSP 501 report, available this fall, will leverage applicant responses, interviews and historical data to identify business and technology trends in the IT channel. Highlights will include:
Revenue growth and business models
Hiring trends and workforce dynamics
Business tools and automation investments
The complete 2018 MSP 501 list is available at Channel Futures.
The 2018 MSP 501 list is based on data collected by Channel Futures and its sister site, Channel Partners. Data was collected online from Feb. 28 through May 31, 2018. The MSP 501 list recognizes top
managed service providers based on metrics including recurring revenue, growth and other factors.
About MindStream Analytics
MindStream Analytics is leading performance management consulting and managed services firm serving clients throughout North America for all their business analytic needs.
We've helped hundreds of clients implement, manage and support business-driven EPM/BI solutions that integrate business processes, improve productivity, gain insight, increase customer loyalty and create
a more agile enterprise to better respond to an ever-growing demanding market.
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