CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, April 29, 2015 – Advanced Network Systems, Inc. has been named a WatchGuardONE Platinum Partner by WatchGuard® Technologies, a global leader in multi-function firewalls. WatchGuard’s Platinum level is by invitation only, and represents the company’s recognition of those partners who ultimately provide the highest level of network security expertise and consistent experience to WatchGuard’s end customers.
“Advanced Network Systems’ achievement is a clear reflection of their commitment to training and certification,” said Alex Thurber, global vice president of sales, WatchGuard. “Getting network security right is critical for every organization, and simply put, well-trained and well-educated resellers have happier customers and end-users, with safer networks. We’re proud to name Advanced Network Systems as a Platinum Partner and confident that they can bring the highest level of expertise to the table for end users in mid Atlantic region.
Kevin Leibl, president of Advanced Network System added, “We are very pleased to be a part of the new WatchGuardONE Platinum Partner program. As a company, we’ve always been highly focused on the quality and competency of staffing, solutions and deployment. As a long-standing reseller of WatchGuard solutions, this program is aligned with our business values and recognizes our commitment to delivering the high level of network security expertise our clients rely on.”
About Advanced Network Systems, Inc.
Advanced Network Systems specializes in the design and implementation of next generation IT solutions. The company’s information technology services and expertise cover a wide variety of applications including network security, wired and wireless/mobile infrastructure solutions as well as IP-based business communication systems. Founded in 1996, Advanced Network Systems is headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia with regional offices in Richmond and Bluefield, Virginia. The Company supports a diverse base of clients including private businesses and government agencies. Advanced Network Systems is recognized for its ability to deliver tangible return on technology investments. To learn more about the company, visit http://www.getadvanced.net.
WatchGuardONE is WatchGuard Technologies’ global partner program. By focusing on value rather than volume, the program frees up WatchGuard partners to concentrate on the quality and competency of staffing, solutions and deployment, rather than margin alone. The WatchGuardONE channel program delivers three levels of certification – Silver, Gold and Platinum. For more information on the WatchGuardONE program visit: http://www.watchguard.com/wgrd-partners.
About WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.
WatchGuard® Technologies, Inc. is a global leader of integrated, multi-function business security solutions that intelligently combine industry standard hardware, best-of-breed security features, and policy-based management tools. WatchGuard provides easy-to-use, but enterprise-powerful protection to hundreds of thousands of businesses worldwide. WatchGuard products are backed by WatchGuard LiveSecurity® Service, an innovative support program. WatchGuard is headquartered in Seattle, Wash. with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. To learn more, visit WatchGuard.com.