WatchGuard been honored in CRN’s 2021 Tech Innovator Awards, with WatchGuard Cloud named the best MSP/MSSP Platform. Furthermore, CRN recognized the Firebox M4800 and M5800 as finalists in the Network Security – SMB category. This annual award program showcases innovative vendors in the IT channel across 47 different technology categories, in key areas ranging from cloud to storage to networking to security. CRN editors determined the winners using multiple criteria, including key capabilities, uniqueness, technological ingenuity, and ability to address customer and partner needs.
According to CRN, “CRN’s annual Tech Innovator Awards acknowledge technology vendors that display their ongoing commitment to empowering and enabling end users, while also promoting continuous business growth for solution providers, with cutting-edge, purpose-built products and services,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “I’d like to personally congratulate each and every one of this year’s CRN Tech Innovator Award winners. We are proud to recognize these best-in-class vendors that are driving transformation and innovation in the IT space.”
Last year WatchGuard was also named the winner of a CRN Tech Innovator award in the “Security – Internet of Things” category for its Firebox T35-R network security appliance.
Check out the full list of CRN 2021 Tech Innovators here, and stay tuned for more news and updates on WatchGuard’s industry awards accolades!