SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LogicMonitor®, the leading SaaS-based performance monitoring platform for complex, hybrid IT infrastructure, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Kevin McGibben, president and CEO, to its 2017 list of Top 100 Executives. This annual list recognizes leaders from the technology industry who have played an integral role in shaping today’s IT channel, whether by driving huge cultural shifts, creating rich new opportunities or forging innovative routes to success.
By combining 20 years of leadership in the channel with deep experience expanding technology businesses into international markets, Kevin stands out on the 2017 list of Top Executives. His commitment to shape LogicMonitor into the leading SaaS-based infrastructure monitoring platform for Service Providers has resulted in an increase in year-over-year growth in the Service Provider business by 83 percent.
“I am honored to be recognized by CRN as one of the executives to receive this prestigious award. The channel is a critical path to market for LogicMonitor, which is why we’ve chosen to focus on aligning our platform to the unique business needs of our channel partners,” stated McGibben. “Specifically, the recent establishment of our Market Partner Program and launch of the Service Provider Platform™ will help our partners meet the growing market demand for high-end managed services by providing the tools to deliver first class monitoring at-scale.”
LogicMonitor’s customer base boasts some of the largest and most sophisticated Service Providers in the industry, including TekLinks, iVision and CWPS, all of which are featured in CRN’s 2017 Elite 150 list. “Today’s IT ecosystem is undergoing major changes, from a disruptive, technological innovation boom to the unprecedented shift to a services-driven market,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “For both technology suppliers and solution providers, navigating these uncertain waters and maintaining a competitive edge requires strong leadership and vision. CRN’s 2017 Top 100 Executives actively embody these qualities, providing the exemplary guidance their companies need to thrive in this new environment and move the IT channel forward.”
The Top 100 Executives list will be featured in the August 2017 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/top100.
LogicMonitor® is the SaaS-based, performance monitoring platform for complex, hybrid IT infrastructure. Its dedicated Service Provider Platform™ is tailored to the unique needs of modern Service Providers, providing end-to-end visibility into geographically dispersed client infrastructure. The Service Provider Platform enables faster client on-boarding, improved issue-resolution times, and increased transparency through capture of a robust feature set built for Service Providers. Users gain access to shareable dashboards, detailed reporting and multi-tenancy, which enables child account capability and granular role-based access control. Actionable performance insights, automated device discovery, and the 100 percent SaaS-based architecture work together to bring Service Providers faster client on-boarding, improved issue-resolution times and a monitoring-as-a-service path to new revenue channels.
About The Channel Company
The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelco.com
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