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Forsythe Ranked #5 Managed Service Provider Globally by MSPMentor

Employee-owned, billion-dollar enterprise IT company recognized for its managed services

Skokie, IL – July 11, 2017 – Forsythe Technology announced today that it was ranked number five (5) on the 2017 MSPMentor 501 Global Edition, a distinguished list and report identifying the world’s top 501 managed service providers (MSPs). The methodology of the MSPMentor501 list relies on an algorithm that assesses company strength based on the size of its managed services business and other key go-to-market activities, namely cloud solutions, professional services, consulting, and hardware reselling, weighted in that order.MSPMentor Logo

“We are thrilled to be ranked in the top 1% among MSPs,” said Michael Conley, executive vice president, Forsythe Hosting Solutions. “Nearly 10 years ago, we launched our managed services business to enable our clients to offload day-to-day management of the systems we had already helped them design and build. Over the years, we have expanded our managed services offerings and added managed hosting. This breadth of capabilities means our clients can take advantage of our technical expertise and our knowledge of their environment, giving them a single provider to plan, build and run their infrastructure.”

Forsythe offers managed security services; managed services for server, storage, network and database; and first call support. Forsythe also provides a variety of private cloud services, enterprise colocation services and managed hosting solutions, including backup-and-recovery-as-a-service (BaaS) and SIEM-as-a-service (SIEMaaS).

To help enterprises plan and build their IT environments, Forsythe provides consulting across IT strategy; IT implementation; data center strategy; data center consolidation; application and workload migration; security policy, threat and vulnerability management; and more; hardware and software evaluation, procurement, testing, and configuration services; and specialized financing alternatives for new equipment, cloud solutions, professional and managed services, and maintenance and asset services.

About Forsythe

Forsythe is a leading enterprise IT company, providing consulting and professional services, security, hosting, and technology solutions for organizations including many Fortune 1000 companies. We help our clients become more agile, secure, digital organizations as they modernize their IT, innovate their business and secure their data and their brands. Founded in 1971, Forsythe is privately held and 100-percent employee-owned, with nearly 1,000 employees in more than 40 locations, and more than $1 billion in annual revenues. Forsythe Data Centers, Forsythe Hosting Solutions, Forsythe International Inc., Forsythe/McArthur Associates Inc., Forsythe Solutions Group Inc., and Forsythe Technology Canada Inc. are wholly owned subsidiaries of Forsythe Technology Inc.



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