Kaspersky Lab has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Security Vendor of Year 2009 category for the Microscope ACES. The annual award scheme is run by the IT channel-focused publication Microscope and recognises excellence.
Voting for the Microscope ACES is now open, and can voting be completed online by visiting the Microscope ACES web site at www.microscopeacesawards.co.uk/awardsnominees/2887/191. The deadline to cast a vote is Thursday 2nd April 2009 and the winner will be announced on Tuesday 2nd June 2009 at the Hurlingham Club in West London.
“The Microscope ACES recognise vendors that not only produce quality solutions, but also support their channel partners by going the extra mile to enhance their sales and marketing initiatives and promote success,” said Malcolm Tuck, Managing Director of Kaspersky Lab UK. “We pride ourselves on our commitment to our partners and are delighted to have been recognised by the Microscope ACES judges.”
As well as offering a range of multi-award winning products, Kaspersky Lab is 100% committed to an indirect sales model, utilising the knowledge and expertise of its valued distributors and resellers and providing substantial support - including sales and technical training, marketing support and lead generation campaigns.
To further invigorate its partners, Kaspersky Lab launched its new ‘Green Team’ Partner Program in February 2009, providing partners with the opportunity to grow sales revenue and profitability. Deal Registration allows partners to notify Kaspersky Lab about potential opportunities, preventing partner conflict and protecting margins.
Kaspersky Lab is committed to bringing innovative new products to market in 2009, that will help to eradicate the threat of cybercrime - and its partners are intrinsic to achieving this goal.
About Kaspersky Lab
Kaspersky Lab is the largest antivirus company in Europe. It delivers some of the world’s most immediate protection against IT security threats, including viruses, spyware, crimeware, hackers, phishing, and spam. The Company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of security solutions for endpoint users. Kaspersky Lab products provide superior detection rates and one of the industry’s fastest outbreak response times for home users, SMBs, large enterprises and the mobile computing environment. Kaspersky® technology is also used worldwide inside the products and services of the industry’s leading IT security solution providers. Learn more at www.kaspersky.com. For the latest on antivirus, anti-spyware, anti-spam and other IT security issues and trends, visit www.viruslist.com.