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Campbell, CA, United States, 2014/03/31 - Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-connected security and storage solutions, today announced it has been awarded a 5-Star rating in the CRN 2014 Partner Program Guide for the second consecutive year - BarracudaNetworks.com. NYSE: CUDA
The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.
As part of Barracuda’s Partner Program, channel partners receive a number of tools designed to help sell and support Barracuda solutions, including:
• Easy-to-navigate partner portal;
• Qualified leads;
• Deal registration;
• Designated account managers;
• Marketing support;
• Online and in-person training;
• Partner newsletters, webinars, blogs.
“Establishing a strong partner program has enabled Barracuda to retain loyal partners and recruit the next set of solution providers that are so vital to continued business growth,” said Michael Hughes, SVP Worldwide Sales, Barracuda.“Having a strong partner community is very important to our business, and it’s our job to make sure that our resellers have the necessary tools to successfully sell and support Barracuda solutions.”
“Solution providers have a lot of choices when it comes to selecting vendor partners. Identifying the right vendor, with the right technologies, and the right approach can make all the difference,” said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. “Our annual Partner Program Guide and 5-Star rating recognizes the very best channel programs available in the market today to help solution providers determine which vendor delivers the best partner elements for their individual business goals.”The 2014 Partner Program Guide is featured on CRN.com and the 5-Star Partners listing will be highlighted in the April issue of CRN.
About Barracuda Networks, Inc.
Barracuda (barracuda.com) provides cloud-connected security and storage solutions that simplify IT. These powerful, easy-to-use and affordable solutions are trusted by more than 150,000 organizations worldwide and are delivered in appliance, virtual appliance, cloud and hybrid deployments. Barracuda’s customer-centric business model focuses on delivering high-value, subscription-based IT solutions that provide end-to-end network and data security.
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements regarding the Barracuda Partner Program and sales growth. You should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements because they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that are, in some cases, beyond the Company’s control and that could cause the Company’s results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could materially affect the Company’s business and financial results include, but are not limited to, a highly competitive business environment and customer response to the Company’s products, as well as those factors set forth in the Company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including under the caption “Risk Factors” in the Company’s filings with the SEC. The Company expressly disclaims any intent or obligation to update the forward-looking information to reflect events that occur or circumstances that exist after the date of this press release.
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