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AppZero Featured in CRN 2015 Cloud Partner Program Guide

Guide Highlights Leading Cloud Partner Programs

AppZero, the fastest and easiest way to move enterprise applications to and from any cloud or datacenter, announced today it has been recognized in the The Channel Company's prominent CRN® 2015 Cloud Computing Partner Program Guide, a list of leading technology vendors with cloud-related partner programs that enable and accelerate the growth of solution providers' cloud initiatives.

The CRN 2015 Cloud Computing Partner Program Guide provides a valuable resource for solution providers to navigate the booming cloud marketplace by identifying technology suppliers that offer innovative cloud solutions and partner programs. To qualify for participation in the Cloud Partner Program Guide, technology vendors must have a unique set of partner program benefits for solution providers that deliver cloud infrastructure or applications.

"Each cloud provider and vendor in the Cloud Partner Program Guide was selected by CRN editors for putting forth substantive cloud partner programs that demonstrate a real buy-in and support of the channel community," says Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. "With the pace of change and fierce competition in the growing cloud market, it's imperative that a solution provider finds vendor partners capable of giving them consistent, tangible support to grow their cloud-related revenue. The CRN 2015 Cloud Partner Program Guide helps them find those partners that are right for their business."

AppZero encapsulates server applications into lightweight containers that are independent of their operating systems so they can be deployed at the click of a mouse to any machine or cloud. Solution providers can migrate applications to a newer operating system or provision them to the cloud -- or across different clouds -- instantly.

AppZero's Partner Program is focused on cloud channel partners. Since its inception, the company has helped speed adoption of cloud computing by enabling VARs, SIs and service providers to quickly create highly portable Windows server application containers that can be provisioned from datacenters to, among and independent of any cloud. Today, approximately 100 partners, all focused on datacenter to cloud migration, use AppZero as the de facto standard cloud migrator for their customers' enterprise applications.

According to AppZero CEO Greg O'Connor, "AppZero partners are the winners because they have perfected the science of applying the best tools and accelerators to automate successful migration to cloud and hybrid cloud environments for customers. We're very pleased to be included in the CRN Cloud Partner Program Guide and look forward to working with new solution providers in this exciting market."

The Cloud Partner Program Guide will be featured in the October issue of CRN and can be viewed online at www.crn.com. By combining the Cloud Partner Program Guide with The Channel Company's upcoming NexGen Cloud Conference & Expo, solution providers have access to the most relevant and up-to-date information available to accelerate their cloud strategies and solutions.

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About AppZero

AppZero (www.appzero.com) is the fastest, most flexible way to move server applications to and across any cloud or datacenter, without code change or lock-in. Encapsulating Windows applications in lightweight VM/OS-free containers, AppZero's patented software moves complex server applications with ease.  AppZero allows you to move from an old OS to a newer one, with the click of a button - modernize and move to the cloud in one step.

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About The Channel Company
The Channel Company, with established brands including CRN®, XChange® Events, IPED® and SharedVue®, is the channel community's trusted authority for growth and innovation. For more than three decades, we have leveraged our proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at www.thechannelcompany.com.

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Adine Deford is the CMO for AppZero – the fastest and most flexible way to move workloads across clouds and datacenter servers, without re-engineering, re-installation, or lock-in. With more than two decades of technology marketing experience, she has a deep understanding of the power of “trigger events” in launching disruptive technologies. She predicts that the end of life for Windows Server 2003 scheduled for July 2015, will be the event that puts application migration, particularly cloud migration on the map. You can follow her on Twitter at @AdineDeford.

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