Recognized for Technical Capabilities to Deliver Specialized Security Services
Phoenix, AZ, May 03, 2022 – AccountabilIT, LLC, a leading global provider of IT solutions, has earned a Microsoft Advanced Specialization for Cloud Security through the Microsoft Partner Network program. Microsoft recognizes that AccountabilIT has proven experience implementing comprehensive protection across customers’ Microsoft Azure, hybrid, and multi-cloud environments. Out of approximately 100,000 Microsoft Partners in the US, Accountability is among the first 23 Partners to achieve this specialization, placing the MSSP in the elite group of Microsoft Partners.
Microsoft’s Advanced Specialization identifies partners that have demonstrated expertise in specific IT areas. In addition to this Advanced Specialization, Microsoft has recognized AccountabilIT as a Gold Partner with Gold Competencies in Security, Application Integration, Application Development, Cloud Platform, Datacenter, and Cloud Productivity.
“Organizations are increasing their reliance on the cloud with each passing day,” said Chuck Vermillion, AccountabilIT’s Founder and CEO. “The cloud has made business nimbler and more adaptable to a changing world, while the new workforce expects flexibility in their job. Unfortunately, with this increased utilization of the cloud comes significant risk.” According to Microsoft, there has been a 27 percent increase in cloud and SaaS threats over the last year alone, as well, 52 percent of customers cite data security concerns as a barrier to cloud expansion. Attacks are more frequent, more sophisticated, and more costly than ever. It’s inevitable this trend will continue.
This Microsoft Advanced Specialization verifies and highlights AccountabilIT’s capacity to create well-designed, high-performing security solutions that are repeatable for future AccountabilIT customers. Microsoft has rigorous standards for awarding its Advanced Specializations, including specialized Microsoft testing requirements and verification of customer references.
As a leading MSSP, identified in the top 250 MSSPs worldwide by MSSP Alert for the past five consecutive years, AccountabilIT has quickly adapted to providing secure solutions for the new world of remote and hybrid work. This rare Microsoft distinction demonstrates AccountabilIT’s high level of proficiency to lead clients through their cloud journey sensibly and securely.
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AccountabilIT is a managed IT & cybersecurity services firm headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ. Since its inception, the company has been a leader in the industry and a pioneer in application management, database administration, cloud transformation, and cloud-managed services. Over the past four years, AccountabilIT has also grown into a leader in the cybersecurity space. AccountabilIT takes pride in being an early adopter of Microsoft security solutions, including Microsoft Sentinel, the first-ever born-in-the-cloud SIEM security tool. With a 24×7 Security Operations Center (SOC) partnered with the company’s MSP practice, AccountabilIT is the go-to partner for any business’s technology outsourcing.