Focus on Channel Program Support and Integration Results in Industry Honor

Danvers, MA, September 23, 2010 –/Vocus/– VaultLogix©, the leading provider of secure, reliable, online backup and recovery for business data at a cost-effective price point, today announced that Zak Karsan, Vice President of Business Development at VaultLogix, has been named to the MSPmentor 250 by MSPmentorâ„¢ and its parent company Nine Lives Media Inc.â„¢ The list identifies the world’s top managed service provider executives, entrepreneurs and experts across numerous disciplines, including business, technology, marketing, sales, PR, and more.

Mr. Karsan has driven extraordinary growth into the VaultLogix channel program, which provides resellers the opportunity to add online backup to a managed service platform as an additional, high-margin revenue stream for their business. In particular, Karsan has established a strategic alliance platform that has enabled VautlLogix’ Internet Vault solution to lead the remote backup industry in integrations with numerous Remote Monitoring & Management (RMM) and Professional Services Automation (PSA) solutions, which further eases the implementation and management of the VaultLogix online backup solution into a reseller’s operations.

“VaultLogix has always focused on building a strong program for Managed Service Providers,” said Tim Hannibal, CEO of VaultLogix. “Zak has taken it to the next level with his work developing partnerships with all the major systems providers for MSP, particularly in the RMM and PSA space. His focus and industry connections are a huge contributor to our success in building the leading partner program in the offsite backup industry.”

“MSPmentor congratulates Zak and all of the experts identified within the MSPmentor 250 report,” said Amy Katz, CEO of Nine Lives Media Inc. “We hope the MSPmentor 250 serves as a global Rolodex that allows MSP industry leaders to quickly network with one another.”

The third-annual MSPmentor 250 report is based on a global survey of MSPmentor readers, conducted from May through July 23, 2010. The resulting report represents MSP experts in North America, Europe, Australia and emerging managed services markets across the globe. The MSPMentor 250 list was published on August 20, 2010. For additional information on the MSPMentor 250 list, visit

About VaultLogix
VaultLogix assists businesses in securing their most critical corporate assets – their data. VaultLogix’ unique online backup service safeguards important information through an automated process that sends data securely to multiple locations. In addition to providing the offsite backup and recovery features that businesses require, VaultLogix also delivers industry-leading solutions for the support, billing, marketing and integration of online backup for VAR’s, MSP’s and IT Consultants.

For more information, visit or call 1-877-VAULTLOGIX (877-828-5856).

About Nine Lives Media Inc.
Nine Lives Media Inc. defines emerging IT media markets and disrupts established IT media markets. The company’s first five web sites (,,, and are the leading blogs and destinations for their respective industries.

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