SKOKIE, IL--(Marketwired - Nov 10, 2015) - Forsythe, one of the largest independent IT integrators in North America, was selected by Nutanix as 2015 Outstanding Innovation Partner of the Year at the .NOW Partner Conference. The Partner of the Year Awards reward Nutanix partners that have made outstanding contributions to bringing Nutanix solutions to the market. Forsythe was selected to receive the Nutanix Outstanding Innovation Award based on its strength in helping enterprise-class clients with their hyper-converged infrastructure.

"Our partners are a critical component to our business success and Forsythe was instrumental in helping Nutanix break into key enterprise-class accounts," said Chris Morgan, VP, Americas Channel and Distribution, Nutanix. "By combining Nutanix's hyperconverged technology with complementary products and services, Forsythe helps address mission-critical, application-specific virtualized infrastructure and workload placement needs for our mutual clients. We're pleased to recognize Forsythe for its contributions in helping to bring Nutanix solutions to the market."

Forsythe also provides a wide range of solutions and services around hyperconverged and converged infrastructure, security, storage, systems compute, migration, data center strategy, cloud, hybrid data center, managed hosting, managed services and many others. Forsythe Data Centers offers private, secure data center suites that support the high density power and cooling needed to support hyperconverged, converged and private cloud technologies. The Forsythe Integration and Configuration Center (FICC), one of the largest vendor-independent facilities in the United States, is ISO 9000:2008 certified for consistent, documented, high-quality processes and services to configure, test and install equipment and software from more than 60 IT manufacturers and vendors including Nutanix. 

"Forsythe is honored to be recognized for our work helping enterprise clients implement Nutanix solutions," said Brian Peterson, Forsythe vice president of systems compute and enablement. "Nutanix's innovative technology makes virtualization easier and accelerates the time-to-value for our clients by simplifying and speeding up infrastructure deployment as well as simplifying infrastructure management."

About Forsythe
Founded in 1971, Forsythe is one of the largest independent IT integrators in North America, serving approximately 1,000 U.S. and Canada-based companies. Forsythe provides independent consulting, hosting solutions and technology financing, as well as IT products and services from leading IT infrastructure manufacturers and vendors. Clients come to Forsythe for help optimizing cost, managing risk, improving performance and enabling innovation within their IT and data center operations to deliver greater value to their business. Forsythe's experience crosses all facets of the data center. Forsythe is 100-percent employee-owned, with nearly 1,000 employees in 40 locations and more than $1 billion in annual revenues. Forsythe Data Centers, Forsythe Hosting Solutions, Forsythe International Inc., Forsythe/McArthur Associates Inc., Forsythe Solutions Group Inc., Forsythe Technology Canada Inc., KillerIT, Meta7 and Synnefo Technology Solutions are wholly owned subsidiaries or divisions of Forsythe Technology Inc.

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