Agosto Named to CRN Next-Gen 250

Google Enterprise Partner Included on Solution Provider List Third Year in a Row

Minneapolis, Minnesota, August 19, 2014 – Agosto, one of the world’s most experienced Google Enterprise Partners and cloud product development firms, today announced it has been named to the 2014 CRN Next-Gen 250 list. Each year CRN awards emerging technology solution providers who present a unique approach to address market demands for emerging technologies such as cloud computing, managed services, and virtualization. Winners must have been in business for fewer than 15 years and have successfully addressed today’s urgent market challenges, setting them on a path to be tomorrow’s leaders.

With a service-centric approach, Agosto has risen to one of the top spots in the Google Enterprise partner ecosystem, starting the year strongly being named the Google Enterprise Global Partner of the Year for Cloud Platform. Agosto has built a strong solutions practice, offering cloud services, managed services and solutions to help companies of all sizes to optimize their own IT environments.

“Agosto is uniquely suited to provide the enterprise IT solutions that enable our clients to focus on what they do best,” said Aric Bandy, president of Agosto. “Being included in the Next-Gen 250 again this year for our current efforts, as well as for our future market leadership potential, acknowledges our ability to consistently deliver on the promise of these solutions.”

“IT is undergoing a transformation today, with new technologies, new delivery models and new demands being placed upon the integrators tasked with architecting the technology solutions businesses need,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company, publisher of CRN. “The CRN Next-Gen 250 recognizes the up-and-comers among the solution provider community who have found innovative ways to address these business challenges and recognizes them as the next generation of leaders in the IT channel. We are pleased to be able to honor the organizations named in this prestigious list, and CRN editors will be following their progress in the years to come.”

Samples from the Next-Gen 250 list are featured in CRN’s August 2014 issue. CRN is considered the top news source the IT channel and its solution providers and is available at both and through the CRN Tech News App for iPad.

About Agosto Inc.

Founded in 2001, Agosto is one of the world’s most experienced Google Enterprise Partners and cloud product development firms. Based in Minneapolis, and with offices in Toronto, Agosto was an early Google Apps provider (2007) and remains committed to providing IT services including Google Apps deployment, and building products on Google Cloud Platform. The company also deploys Google Enterprise Search solutions and provides managed services and support. In 2013 Agosto was named for the third time to the Inc. 500 | 5000 as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in America. Agosto’s clients include CorelThe Second City and EllisDon. Follow us at

About The Channel Company

The Channel Company is the channel community's trusted authority for growth and innovation, with established brands including CRN, XChange Events, IPED, and SharedVue. For more than three decades, we have leveraged our proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at

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