Accuvant Wins F5 Networks’ 2010 VAR Partner of the Year Award

Denver – April 1, 2011 – Accuvant, the only research-driven information security partner delivering alignment, clarity and confidence to enterprise and federal clients, has been named the 2010 VAR Partner of the Year for the Americas region by F5 Networks, the global leader in Application Delivery Networking.

The award is based on Accuvant’s superior performance in providing technical resources for customers and prospects, staying current on the latest technologies in the F5® solution portfolioand uncovering new business opportunities. F5’s Channel Partners of the Year Awards for the Americashonor 2010’s top performers within the company’s robust network of North and South American partners. Winners will be recognized at the F5 Agility 2011 partner summit this summer. Last year, Accuvant was named F5’s North American Security VAR of the Year.

“Accuvant’s dedicated team of engineers and sales professionals stood among the elite in 2010,” said Steve McChesney, vice president of channel sales for the Americas at F5 Networks. “The company’s Application Delivery Networking expertise—along with leading service offerings and customer engagement strategies—helped secure this prestigious award. The guidance Accuvant provides to clients helps organizations make the right decision when it comes to scaling IT services and optimizing the end-user experience.”

“We’re honored to receive this award from F5,” said Dan Wilson, co-founder and vice president of partner alliances for Accuvant. “This recognition stems from Accuvant’s ability to combine best-in-class technology with the technical knowledge to help clients get the most from their IT investments. Working with the F5 teams, we’re able to provide an outstanding mix of solutions and services to help organizations optimize their infrastructures and seamlessly add new capabilities.”

About Accuvant
Accuvant is the only research-driven information security partner delivering alignment between IT security and business objectives, clarity to complex security challenges and confidence in complex security decisions.

Accuvant delivers these solutions through three practice areas: Risk and Compliance Management,Accuvant LABSand Solution Services. Based on our clients’ unique requirements, Accuvant assesses, architects and implements the policies, procedures and technologies that most efficiently and effectively protect valuable data assets.

Since 2002, more than 3,900 organizations, including 65 of the Fortune 100 and20 of the largest U.S. Federal Agencies, have trusted Accuvant with their security challenges. Headquartered in Denver, Accuvant has offices in 36 cities across the United States and Canada. For more information, please visit, follow us on Twitter: @Accuvant, or keep in touch via Facebook:   

About F5 Networks
F5 Networks is the global leader in Application Delivery Networking. F5’s flexible solution portfolio enables organizations to enhance IT agility and dynamically deliver application and data services that generate true business value. Global enterprise organizations, service and cloud providers, and Web 2.0 content providers trust F5 to keep their business moving forward. For more information, go to


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