Fortinet Honors APAC Partners of the Year at Annual Partner Conference

Top Network Security Partners and Distributors in Asia Pacific Celebrate Joint Success at the Fortinet Accelerate 2017 APAC Partner Business Retreat

Singapore - Apr 20, 2017
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Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) – the global leader in high-performance cybersecurity solutions, today announced the winners of its 2016 Asia Pacific Partner of the Year Awards. These awards recognize outstanding cybersecurity sales, customer experience, collaboration, and marketing achievements from the company's distributors and resellers in the region.

At the Fortinet Accelerate 2017 APAC Partner Business Retreat, a total of 13 winners in Asia Pacific were feted in the Distributor and Partner of the Year Awards, which celebrate distributors and partners for outstanding contributions to Fortinet’s business in the past year.

Besides the Distributor and Partner of the Year Awards, Fortinet acknowledged long-serving partner companies and outstanding partner employees who work with Fortinet.

(i)            A Decade of Partnership Award – recognizing distributors and partners who have worked with Fortinet for over 10 years

(ii)          FortiMVP (Most Valuable Player) Club – distinguishing exceptional partner individuals who have grown and supported Fortinet’s business 

George Chang, VP, Asia Pacific at Fortinet:

"I would like to congratulate this year’s winners for their outstanding achievements in 2016. These partners unwaveringly delivered the best cybersecurity solutions and defended their customers against today’s increasingly sophisticated threats. I also want to extend my gratitude to all of our partners for their hard work and dedication. Working together, we have all greatly contributed to a more secure digital future."

Fortinet’s APAC partner retreat was held at the Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel in Macau from April 18-21. It hosted close to 250 attendees from over 10 countries in Asia Pacific, and offered a unique opportunity for partners and customers to gain insights about Fortinet’s Security Fabric vision, provide direct feedback to Fortinet leadership, learn to maximize Fortinet’s enablement programs, and gain and share best practices with the cybersecurity industry’s best and brightest.

Award Recipients at the Fortinet Accelerate 2017 APAC Partner Business Retreat

Distributor and Partner of the Year Awards:

TOP DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR, APAC:

  • INNOVIX DISTRIBUTION LIMITED; Hong Kong
  • DIGITAL CHINA MACAO COMMERCIAL OFFSHORE LTD.; China

OUTSTANDING DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR, APAC

  • EXCLUSIVE NETWORKS PTY LTD.; Australia
  • PACIFIC TECH PTE LTD; Singapore

GROWTH DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR, APAC

  • MEC NETWORKS CORPORATION; Philippines

DISTRIBUTOR OF EXCELLENCE, APAC

  • UNICOMP INFORMATION CO LTD; Taiwan

ROOKIE DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR, APAC

  • EDVANCE TECHNOLOGY (HONG KONG), LTD.; Hong Kong

PLATINUM PARTNER OF THE YEAR, APAC

  • TRENDS & TECHNOLOGIES, INC.; Philippines
  • ROCTEC TECHNOLOGY LTD.; Hong Kong
  • SYSCOM COMPUTER ENGINEERING; Taiwan

GOLD PARTNER OF THE YEAR, APAC

  • RINGLINE CORPORATION; Taiwan
  • PPLUS VISIONS COMPANY LIMITED; Thailand
  • MACROVIEW TELECOM LTD; Hong Kong

SILVER PARTNER OF THE YEAR, APAC

  • AIMER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.; China
  • HONG KONG TELECOMMUNICATIONS LIMITED; Hong Kong
  • SHANXI JINYE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.; China

A Decade of Partnership Awards:

  • EXCLUSIVE NETWORKS PTY LTD.; Australia
  • INNOVIX DISTRIBUTION LIMITED; Hong Kong
  • SYSONE CO., LTD.; Korea
  • INGRAM MICRO (M) SDN BHD; Malaysia
  • INNOVIX DISTRIBUTION PTE LTD.; Singapore
  • LEA LEA TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.; Taiwan
  • IT GREEN PUBLIC COMPANY LTD.; Thailand
  • SIS DISTRIBUTION (THAILAND) PCL; Thailand
  • VST ECS (THAILAND) CO., LTD.; Thailand

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