Datto Celebrates Dominant Showing at XChange 2014

Aug 26, 2014

BDR leader wins five top awards above industry forerunners. For the second time this year, Datto, the preferred provider of global backup, disaster recovery...


NORWALK, CT – For the second time this year, Datto, the preferred provider of global backup, disaster recovery (BDR) and intelligent business continuity (IBC) solutions, claimed five XCellence Awards at the XChange Solution Provider 2014 event last week in San Antonio.

Stacking up against technology leaders such as Microsoft, HP, Lenovo and Intel, and fellow Channel vendors Symantec, Carbonite and Veeam, Datto won the most awards, more than any other company; XCellence in Boardroom Execution, XCellence in Solutions Pavilion Strategy, and XCellence in Service-Based Solutions, as well as, XCellence in Software and Overall Best of Show. “Our first group of wins at XChange Los Angeles earlier this year was truly unbelievable, yet well-earned,” said Datto Vice President of Business Development Rob Rae. “But to match the effort only five months later, speaks to the rapid upmarket growth and advanced technology of Datto.  This recognition also reasserts that Datto is not only a prominent player in the Channel, but also that we’re here to stay.”

Providing best-in-class technology and 24/7/365 Tech Support to its 8,000 global partners, the Datto product line is comprised of Datto SIRIS 2, Datto ALTO XL, Datto ALTO 2, and Datto NAS, with options in both physical and virtual platforms.  The Datto solutions serve the needs of businesses of every size, with options ranging from 150GB to 100TB.  Unique feature sets include instant local and off-site virtualization, Screenshot Backup Verification ™, Inverse Chain Technology™, Backup Insights™ and End-to-End Encryption.

Bringing together the leading industry vendors and IT Channel professionals from across the US and Canada, the three-day gathering focuses on the latest news, trends and opportunities affecting the solution provider marketplace. Lisa MacKenzie, SVP Events, The Channel Company stated, “The XChange XCellence awards is a trusted platform for attendees to recognize and spotlight the very best products, services and companies in IT that deliver real value and resources for their growing businesses.  Datto’s ability to capture numerous awards for the second time this year is characteristic of the solution’s strength and ability to spread the Datto message in a effective way.”

Click here for a full list of award winners and www.datto.com for more information on Datto.