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Evanssion and Networks Unlimited ink distribution deal with Rubrik
2016-07-28

MEA: Dubai-based network and security VAD Evanssion and South-African infrastructure VAD Networks Unlimited have expanded their solutions portfolio by signing a distribution agreement with Rubrik, a company focused on converged data management. Under the agreement, Networks Unlimited will distribute Rubrik's Converged Data Management platform, which delivers web-scale automated backup, instant recovery, unlimited replication, and data archival on the English-speaking part of the continent through its offices in Kenya and South Africa, while Evanssion will focus on the Middle East region. The agreement enables Rubrik to expand its presence in the Middle East and Africa, while allowing Evanssion to broaden its portfolio and serve a greater variety of requirements. Rubrik highlighted that it had experienced rapid customer growth in North America, and has launched its operations in the EMEA region in response to tremendous customer and partner demands. Its Converged Data Management software powers the company's r300/r500 Series appliances, which deliver automated backup, instant recovery, unlimited replication, and data archival at infinite scale. The company was recently named a Gartner Cool Vendor in storage Technologies.

"Rubrik is the game-changing innovation for data protection in the last two decades, and the company’s steep growth in North America has proven that", said Bipul Sinha, Co-founder and CEO, Rubrik. "The demand for our solutions has increased significantly, and we are excited to partner with Evanssion to bring our solutions to customers in the Middle East."

"Evanssion's strategy is to provide its partners with a strong and diverse portfolio, by bringing vendors that offer differentiation in their solution offerings", said Dilip Kalliyat, President, Evanssion. "Rubrik brings a new approach to data management and protection with its solutions that has helped organisations simplify and meet their stringent data management requirements. Our aim is make this technology available, so organisations can benefit from Rubrik's end-to-end data protection solutions."

"The agreement allows us to add a focused data backup solution to our current family of products, strengthening Networks Unlimited's offering in the market", says Anton Jacobsz, MD at Networks Unlimited. "Rubrik specialises in virtualised environments, including VMware. Rubrik also holds key technology partnerships with Tintri, Nutanix, and Pure Storage."

Jacobsz adds that it will be targeting the enterprise market, large corporations and financial services, especially those deploying 200 VMs or more. "Networks Unlimited will first focus on South Africa prior to expanding the product into Africa", Jacobsz says.

The announcement follows on the heels of Rubrik's response to tremendous customer and partner demand in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), launching its availability into this region.

"Rubrik is excited to bring its solution to EMEA with our growing team and our strategic distributors and reseller partners", says IT industry veteran Karl Driesen, the newly appointed head of EMEA sales at Rubrik. "The combination of strong demand for Rubrik's converged backup and recovery solution, and our solid EMEA distribution, reseller and support networks will enable us to make a significant impact in the marketplace."

News from Evanssion and StarLink
2016-06-24

Middle East: network and security VAD Evanssion has signed a distribution agreement with data centre and cloud security solution maker vArmour, to provide its distributed security system to customers in the region. Under the accord, Evanssion will provide pre-sales, sales, vendor accredited trainings, lead generation support and a vendor support team for resellers and end customers in the region. In addition, Evanssion and vArmour will work together towards building a center of excellence in Dubai that will act as a proof-of-concept (PoC) and demo centre for customers and will also be utilised to conduct partner trainings1. At the same time, Dubai-based security VAD StarLink has announced that its office in Egypt has become the company's hub for North Africa. As a part of its geographical expansion plans for this year, continued investments will be made into North Africa to add resources expanding StarLink's on-the-ground presence in the region even further. StarLink's Egypt office has moved to a new location that is significantly larger than its previous premises to make room for the increasing number of new employees. Nidal Othman, managing director at StarLink, said: "We have observed fantastic revenue achievements in Egypt over the last couple of years, and expect the business to exponentially grow going forward as the market conditions keep improving. Simultaneously, we also see huge potential in the rest of North Africa, and therefore we plan to replicate our recipe for success across the region." He added "We have already started to capitalise on this window of opportunity by promoting our Egypt office into a regional hub, and hiring additional resources locally, creating the need to move to our new office."2 (source: ITP Middle East 1 and 2).

Evanssion to distribute Avi Networks
2016-03-10

Middle East: network and security VAD Evanssion has signed a distribution agreement with Avi Networks that will broaden the distributor's product offerings. The Avi Vantage Platform delivers elastic, application-centric services beyond load balancing without the inflexibility, overprovisioning, and overspending that is characteristic of appliance based application delivery controllers. With a distributed architecture, Avi Vantage provides a centrally managed, dynamic service fabric consisting of micro ADCs to deliver granular application services very close to individual applications in data centers or public clouds. The platform runs on commodity x86 servers, virtual machines, or container technologies such as Docker and Mesos. Fortune 500 customers using Avi Vantage have lowered their TCO for application services by more than 50%.

"We are thrilled to partner with Evanssion to expand our operations and our VIP channel partner base across the Middle East. Evanssion's business expertise, customer relationships, and technical knowledge in cloud and security makes this an ideal partnership for Avi Networks to introduce the most advanced application services offering in the industry to enterprises across all verticals. This partnership will help organisations in the entire region gain superior insights into their applications and deliver automation and self-service IT while reducing their overall costs", said Dirk Marichal, VP of EMEA and India at Avi Networks.

With Avi Networks, enterprises can achieve "public-cloud-like" flexibility for application services to deploy, monitor, scale, and move applications in any environment. The platform includes out-of-the-box integrations for virtualized environments, OpenStack, SDN, and Microservices frameworks. In addition, the platform delivers all of its application services as REST API to empower application developers.

"Avi Networks brings a sophisticated solution to the ADC market which has been quiet for a long time when it comes to innovation. We are excited to be working with Avi Networks to deliver unprecedented agility in application delivery and insights into application performance and security for private and public cloud environments," said Dilip Kalliyat, President of Evanssion.

Evanssion will provide pre-sales, sales, vendor accredited trainings, lead generation support, and a vendor support team for resellers and end customers. Evanssion and Avi Networks will work together towards building a Center of Excellence in Dubai that will act as a Proof-of-Concept and demo center for customers and will also be utilised to conduct partner trainings (source: ChannelPost EMEA).

Evanssion signed by Nutanix
2013-12-10

Middle East: hyper-converged datacenter infrastructure vendor Nutanix has entered into a distribution agreement with Dubai-based network and security VAD Evanssion. According to the agreement, Evanssion will offer Nutanix's full portfolio of virtual computing platform products to VARs and systems integration partners across the region. The Nutanix Virtual Computing Platform is a converged data centre solution that consolidates the compute and storage tiers into a single, integrated scale-out appliance eliminating the need for SAN or NAS solutions.

Recent additions

Our directory is updated daily through information sent by vendors and distributors. Here are the latest updates :
Luckystar Computers (I) Pvt Ltd
India - Specialist
Netsafe Solutions Hravtska d.o.o.
Croatia - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Bulgaria e.o.o.d.
Bulgaria - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Srl
Romania - VAD
Arrow ECS Slovakia s r.o.
Slovakia - VAD
Share Distribuzione Srl
Italy - VAD
Ignition Technology Sub-Saharan Africa
South Africa - VAD
Ignition Technology ME
United Arab Emirates - VAD
Ignition Technology France
France - VAD
Kosmotech (KSM YuA TOV)
Ukraine - Specialist

 

Evanssion FZCO
Address

Evanssion FZCO
205, Techno Point
PO Box 341177
Dubai Silicon Oasis
United Arab Emirates
Phone : +971-43206001
Fax : +971-43206002
Website : http://www.evanssion.com

Team

General manager : Mr Dillip Kalliyat
General manager : Mr Ashok Chakravarthi Arulmozhi
General manager : Mr Ahmed Asrar

Information

Creation year : 2013
Indirect turnover : 100%
Export : Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Yemen
VAD : Networks and telecoms, security
Main brands : EZMCOM, Fortinet (AccelOps), nlyte Software, Nutanix, WatchDox by BlackBerry
Clients : Buying groups, dealers, IT consulting, system integrators and VARs, specialized and corporate resellers

 

Recent additions

Our directory is updated daily through information sent by vendors and distributors. Here are the latest updates :
Luckystar Computers (I) Pvt Ltd -  India - Specialist
Netsafe Solutions Hravtska d.o.o. -  Croatia - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Bulgaria e.o.o.d. -  Bulgaria - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Srl -  Romania - VAD
Arrow ECS Slovakia s r.o. -  Slovakia - VAD
Share Distribuzione Srl -  Italy - VAD
Ignition Technology Sub-Saharan Africa -  South Africa - VAD
Ignition Technology ME -  United Arab Emirates - VAD
Ignition Technology France -  France - VAD
Kosmotech (KSM YuA TOV) -  Ukraine - Specialist

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