Unitrends Lands Prestigious Spot on the Inc. 500/5000
#1 All-in-One One Backup Leader Ranks No. 2269
COLUMBIA, S.C., September 4, 2012 –– Inc. magazine today ranked Unitrends No. 2269 on its annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Unitrends, the leading provider of integrated and scalable backup, archiving, instant recovery and disaster recovery solutions that span physical, virtual and cloud, joins Yelp, yogurt maker Chobani, Giftcards.com, and several other prominent brands featured on this year’s list.
“Unitrends has experienced tremendous growth in its business over the past three years, and being ranked on the Inc. 5000 validates our technology, our business model and emphasis on customer support – as well as our commitment to great people and loyal customers,” said Mike Coney, Unitrends’ president. “In the past two quarters, in particular, we’ve expanded our product offerings with Unitrends Enterprise Backup, a virtual all-software appliance that continues to offer enterprise-class features the company is known for. We’ve also introduced Unitrends Enterprise Backup Free Edition and have seen tremendous market response. We’ve aggressively signed new partnerships with companies including TwinStrata, ExaGrid, Nexsan and others. And we expect those partnerships, our new offerings and aggressive marketing to continue to generate significant returns for the company.”
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 97 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $299 billion. Unitrends’ growth has easily outflanked its industry peers and the company has nearly doubled its employee base in 2012 alone.
Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/5000. Unitrends’ profile can be found here http://www.inc.com/inc5000/profile/unitrends.
The trusted provider of all-in-one backup solutions, Unitrends enables its customers to focus on their business instead of backup. The company's family of scalable, all-in-one appliances and software solutions for backup, archiving, instant recovery and disaster recovery protects corporate data, over 100 different versions of servers, operating systems (including Windows, Hyper-V, VMware, Mac OS, Linux, AIX, Solaris, and many others), SAN, NAS, hypervisors (including VMware, Hyper-V, Xen) and applications (including Exchange, SQL, Oracle, and many others.) Unitrends is the preferred choice of IT professionals because the company sets the standard in virtual, physical and cloud server data protection with instant recovery that enables the complete system recovery in less than 5 minutes while Unitrends' pricing offers the lowest TCO and ROI in the industry. Unitrends' U.S.-based support team boasts a 99% customer satisfaction rate.