CompuNet Becomes Palo Alto Networks™ Certified Professional Service Provider

PaloAlto SPSP webMeridian, ID, May 5, 2017 –CompuNet today announced that it has met the program requirements to become a Palo Alto Networks™ Certified Professional Service Provider (CPSP). Palo Alto Networks developed the CPSP program to educate, enable, and promote qualified partners who have demonstrated professional services capabilities and expertise in cybersecurity.  This includes the ability to provide end-to-end security support from solution discovery and purchase through implementation and ongoing security health checks.

CompuNet is a Traps-certified, Palo Alto Networks NextWave Channel Partner Program Platinum partner, giving them access to specialized technical resources. These tools enable CompuNet to maintain their expertise and to provide their customers with best practices for Palo Alto Networks implementation and support.

CompuNet Announces Partnership with CloudHealth Technologies

cloudhealth logoMeridian, ID, March 13, 2017 –CompuNet, Inc, a leading IT solutions provider, today announced their new partnership with CloudHealth Technologies, a recognized leader in Cloud Service Management. The partnership provides mutual customers with multi-cloud management capabilities, as well as robust reporting and forecasting features with the capacity to automate cost savings and performance optimization actions across different cloud services.

In this digital transformation era, customers see value in the public cloud’s agility, elasticity and innovation, though moving to a cloud environment can be confusing, difficult to manage, and lead to unnecessary costs without proper guardrails in place. CompuNet is able to help customers overcome these challenges and improve performance, security and cost optimization by leveraging the CloudHealth platform

CompuNet Recognized on CRN Managed Security 100 list

CRN MSP 500list 2017Meridian, ID, March 07, 2017 –CompuNet, Inc, a leading IT solutions provider, today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named CompuNet to its 2017 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Managed Security 100 category. The Managed Security 100 is a list of companies focused primarily on delivering off-premise cloud-based security services.

This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches to delivering managed services. Their offerings help companies navigate the complex and ever-changing landscape of IT, improve operational efficiencies, and maximize their return on IT investments. 

In today’s fast-paced business environments, MSPs play an important role in helping companies leverage new technologies without straining their budgets or losing focus on their core business. CRN’s MSP 500 list shines a light on the most forward-thinking and innovative of these key organizations.

CompuNet Re-certified with Cisco Gold & Master Collaboration

cisco gold collab logosMeridian, ID, February 23, 2017 – CompuNet, a leading IT solutions provider, today announced it has been recertified with Cisco® Gold Certification for the fourth year in a row, as well as recertified with Cisco Master Collaboration Specialization. To continue to earn this certification and specialization CompuNet has to meet rigorous standards set forth by Cisco in networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction.

As a Cisco Gold Certified Partner, CompuNet continues to meet the requirements for attaining the broadest range of expertise across multiple technologies by achieving Cisco advanced specializations in the following areas of collaboration, data center, enterprise networks, security, unified computing and video.

CompuNet Achieves Cisco Master Security Specialization

Cisco Master Security 250x250Meridian, ID, February 23, 2017 – CompuNet, a leading IT solutions provider, today announced that it has achieved the Cisco® Master Security Specialization in the US.  This is the highest level of Cisco security expertise.  This level of specialization distinguishes channel partners with Highest Level of Security Expertise, Lifecycle Services and Success in Sales. 

To achieve the Master Security Specialization, CompuNet first attained the Cisco Advanced Security Architecture Specialization. Partners must then meet a series of stringent requirements in three categories:  technology capabilities, sales expertise and Cisco Lifecycle Services. Channel partners must meet a number of prerequisites, including individual certifications: one FireJumper, one Cisco CCIE® and Cisco CCNP® Security certification. CompuNet was also required to provide references called Partner Executed Proof of Values (PoVs) that determine whether their product or technology directly addresses a defined set of business outcomes. Finally, partners must supply evidence of expertise in three of six defined security practice areas: 1) threat visibility, 2) network vulnerability assessment, 3) remediation and response, 4) secure cloud, 5) secure data center, and 6) secure IoT.

CompuNet in the news --"Boise Airport Chooses Genetec Security Center to Unify Video Surveillance and Access Control Operations"

Boi airportMONTRÉAL, February 22nd 2017 – Genetec Inc. (“Genetec”), a leading provider of open-architecture, IP security solutions today announced that Boise Airport (BOI) has recently overhauled its security infrastructure with Genetec™ Security Center, a unified security platform that combines access control, video surveillance, automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), and other third-party applications. With the help of CompuNet, an Idaho-based value-added reseller (VAR), Boise Airport has now installed Genetec Security Center to manage hundreds of cameras, access control points, and video analytics software from within a single unified interface.” 

veeam impact award 2016Meridian, Idaho, January 13, 2017 - CompuNet, Inc, a leading IT solutions provider, announced today it has been selected as the 2016 Impact Partner by Veeam® Software, the innovative provider of solutions that deliver Availability for the Always-On Enterprise™ for the second year in a row.

The winners of the 2016 Veeam Impact Partner Awards™ were announced at Veeam’s 2017 North American sales kickoff in Orlando, Fl.  These second annual awards recognize North American Veeam ProPartners who have demonstrated success in providing Veeam Availability solutions to their customers, and who have also provided first-class support, expert knowledge, continued product education, and a true Veeam strategy incorporated into their business.

CRN award imageMeridian, Idaho, January 13, 2017 - CompuNet, Inc, a leading IT solutions provider, announced that it made The Channel Company’s 2016 CRN® Fast Growth 150 list. The list is CRN’s annual ranking of North America-based technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants with gross sales of at least $1 million who have experienced significant economic growth over the past two years. The 2016 list is based on gains in gross revenue between 2013 and 2015.

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nyansa web imageMeridian, Idaho, November 9, 2016 - CompuNet, Inc. today announced a partnership with Nyansa, a fast-growing innovator of sophisticated network analytics technology, to deliver enterprises unprecedented visibility into the user network experience.  Under the agreement, CompuNet is one of the first channel partners to bring to market this new innovative IT analytics technology that delivers network, client and applications insights not previously possible.

With the growth of Wi-Fi, smart devices, and cloud-based SAAS applications, gaining an understanding of the actual user experience on corporate networks has been virtually impossible.  “With Nyansa, we now have the ability to perform full-stack analysis of wired and wireless traffic for every user network transaction, “ says Jake Snyder, Engineering Architect for CompuNet, Inc.  “We are very proud of this new relationship.  It demonstrates our commitment to bring the leading-edge technology & analytics to support our customers’ success.

About Compunet

CompuNet was founded in 1998 in Grangeville, Idaho, initially focused on servicing local clientele between the Spokane and Boise corridor for networking needs.  CompuNet has since had its primary headquarters in Meridian, Idaho.  We are now operate in seven states which includes Idaho, Washington, Utah, Oregon, Montana, Arizona and Nevada.