Homepage Rankings and Research Companies Channelcast Marketing Matters CRNtv Events WOTC Jobs Cisco Partner Summit Digital 2020 Lenovo Tech World Newsroom Dell Technologies World Digital Experience 2020 HPE Zone Masergy Zenith Partner Program Newsroom Intel Partner Connect Digital Newsroom Dell Technologies Newsroom Fortinet Secure Network Hub IBM Newsroom Juniper Newsroom The IoT Integrator Lenovo Channel-First NetApp Data Fabric Intel Tech Provider Zone

CRN Cloud Services Roundtable: 10 Ways Cloud Service Providers Say They Are Beating The Behemoths

Executives from Evolve IP, Green Cloud Technologies, TierPoint and RapidScale share how they compete and, they say, win against the cloud heavyweights during a CRN roundtable at XChange.

Back 1   2   3   ... 11 Next


Channel Focus

Cloud service providers that choose to embrace the channel are having an easier time competing with the large players in the cloud market, including Amazon Web Services, executives at the roundtable said. That's because many businesses want to work with their trusted solution providers for a more "hands-on" approach to the cloud, they said.

Today, Wayne, Pa.-based Evolve IP does 65 percent of its business through the channel. St. Louis-based TierPoint did about 23 percent of its bookings through partners in 2016 and hopes to grow that percentage by one-third over the next year. Green Cloud Technologies, based in Greenville, S.C., and Irvine, Calif.-based RapidScale have both chosen to go all in with the channel. Neither company has a direct sales force.

Back 1   2   3   ... 11 Next

sponsored resources