San Jose, California – February 15th, 2013 – Sagacent Technologies, Inc. has been included in Nine Lives Media’s annual MSPmentor 100 Small Business Edition Global Edition, an annual ranking of the world’s most distinguished 100 managed service providers (MSPs) that have 10 or fewer employees.

What a surprise! We were so pleased to have been included in the MSPmentor Top 501 list that we didn’t even notice that we were also on the Top 100 list until people began calling and emailing to congratulate us!” said Ed Correia, President and CEO of Sagacent Technologies. “This is really the cherry on the cake.

The MSPmentor 100 report is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey conducted October-December 2012. The MSPmentor 100 report recognizes the world’s top managed service providers with 10 or fewer employees based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed services offered and customer devices managed.

MSPmentor congratulates Sagacent Technologies on this honor,” said Amy Katz, president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media. “Qualifying for our MSPmentor Small Business Edition puts Sagacent Technologies in rare company.”

MSPs on this year’s global 100 list lifted their combined annual recurring revenues 24.5 percent to $2.54 billion. Together, those MSPs now manage more than 5.6 million PCs and servers, and nearly 400,000 smartphones and tablets, according to Joe Panettieri, editorial director, Nine Lives Media.

MSPmentor, produced by Nine Lives Media, is the ultimate guide to managed services. MSPmentor features the industry’s top-ranked blog, research, Channel Expert Hour Webcasts and FastChat videos. It is the number one online media destination for managed service providers in the world.

About Nine Lives Media
Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media ( http://www.penton.com), defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s IT channel-centric online communities include MSPmentor ( http://www.MSPmentor.net), The VAR Guy ( http://www.TheVARguy.com) and Talkin’ Cloud ( http://www.TalkinCloud.com). For more information contact: Joe Panettieri, Editorial Director at 212-204-4206 or  joe.panettieri@penton.com

About Sagacent Technologies
Sagacent Technologies is a leading Managed Service Provider in the San Jose/Silicon Valley, California region. Services include: Proactive Technology Management (or Worry-Free ITSM), IT Support, Cloud Computing, Hosting, VoIP, Data Backups, Security and Virtualization. You can find Sagacent Technologies on the web at  https://www.sagacent.com or by calling 408-248-9800.