Continuum Confirms IBM as Gold Sponsor of Navigate 2016
BOSTON – Continuum®, the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company, has confirmed IBM as a Gold Sponsor of Navigate 2016, the company’s third annual user conference, taking place on Wednesday, September 28 – Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. This is IBM’s second straight year as a sponsor of Navigate. Continuum’s Continuity247™ fully managed backup and disaster recovery (BDR) platform is powered by the world-renowned, reliable public cloud infrastructure from IBM Cloud.
In addition to Continuity247, Continuum also offers Mobile Device Management (MDM), powered by IBM MaaS360, as a seamless extension to their fully-integrated Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) platform. MaaS360 is a secure and comprehensive enterprise mobility management (EMM) platform that quickly deploys devices, delivers productivity apps and enables secure content collaboration on personal or corporate-owned mobile devices.
“We are delighted to have IBM’s support as a Gold Sponsor of Navigate for the second straight year,” said Jeanne Hopkins, Senior Vice President & CMO at Continuum. “As we continue to support our MSP partners’ with best-in-class data backup and mobility solutions, IBM is a very important aspect of delivering on this promise. We look forward to seeing them at Navigate 2016.”
Continuity247 is a fully managed backup and disaster recovery platform supported by Continuum’s industry-leading Network Operations Center (NOC) with more than 650 technicians who monitor and verify backups, provide recovery and testing support, troubleshoot and ensure backups run 24x7x365. Complete with robust, secure data recovery and protection, Continuity247 offers flexibility, predictable pricing and a full suite of packages to maximize MSP margins. For more information, visit:
Continuum’s MDM solution includes all essential functionalities for end-to-end management of mobile devices including iPhones, iPads, Androids, Windows and BlackBerry smartphones. Continuum partners are seeing an acceleration in demand for mobility managed services and value securing customer devices, content and applications through the rich functionalities of MaaS360, all from Continuum’s single pane of glass. In just a few quick clicks, MSPs can start enrolling devices and immediately manage the entire mobile lifecycle — from enrollment to enterprise integration, configuration and management, monitoring and security, support, and analytics and reporting. For more information, visit:
Navigate is the premier annual event for Continuum’s MSP partners that includes strategy, education, training and networking led by top business and channel leaders. The event offers unique content to help improve business strategies, increase sales and marketing efforts and gain a deeper understanding of Continuum products. With 36 breakout sessions and multiple keynote addresses, Navigate is a unique opportunity for MSPs to discuss new ideas with peers and learn from experts across a variety of disciplines, all focused on building the success and growth of the IT channel. Stop by IBM’s booth to learn more about Continuity247 and Continuum MDM.
Navigate 2016 registration is open to Continuum’s MSP partners. Standard pricing is $799. Use code NAVGOLD16 to receive a $150 discount. To register or learn more, visit: https://www.continuum.net/navigate2016. For the latest updates, follow #nav16 on Twitter. Nav News is the source for everything Navigate 2016. View the latest video at:
About IBM Cloud
IBM Cloud delivers fast, easy and automated access to public, private and hybrid cloud services to help clients digitally transform. IBM Cloud is a growing collection of services including analytics, mobile, networking, storage, Internet of Things, blockchain and cognitive computing. With 46 global cloud data centers, IBM helps companies securely manage and gain insight into their data no matter where it resides.
Continuum is the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company that allows its Managed Services Provider (MSP) partners to maintain both on premise and cloud-based servers, desktops, mobile devices and other endpoints for their small-and-medium-sized business clients. Continuum’s SaaS platform enables MSPs to efficiently backup, monitor, troubleshoot and maintain clients’ IT infrastructure from a single pane of glass, all backed by an industry–leading Network Operations Center (NOC) and Help Desk. The company employs more than 1,250 professionals worldwide, monitors 1 million endpoints for its 5,800 partners including MSPs servicing more than 55,000 SMB customers and web hosting providers protecting nearly 250,000 servers worldwide with Continuum’s R1Soft product line. The company established the Continuum Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing financial support to charities focused on helping veterans find jobs in IT. For more information, visit https://www.continuum.net/ or https://www.r1soft.com/ and follow on LinkedIn and Twitter @FollowContinuum.