East, 8 April 2008 – GFI Software, an international developer of
network security, content security and messaging software, today
recognised seven key channel partners for their outstanding performance
in the 2007-2008 fiscal year. The awards, held in Emirates Towers,
Dubai, were distributed at the end of a one-day sales and technical
seminar in partnership with Dialogic.
“We have seen a phenomenal 60% growth in the two years we have been in
the Middle East,” said Simon Azzopardi, VP, EMEA Emerging Markets, GFI.
“This is a growing and competitive market and we plan to continue to
host regular sales and technical seminars along with key partners like
Dialogic to enable our partners to stay up-to-date with our latest
Dialogic is the main sponsor of the GFI channel seminar during which
GFI and Dialogic shared their product roadmaps with key VAR (Value
Added Reseller) partners from across the region. GFI’s product, GFI
FAXmaker includes Dialogic’s built-in fax over IP technology. GFI also
supports all Dialogic’s fax boards, enabling seamless integration
between analogue, digital and IP means of communication with the GFI
At the end of the seminar, GFI acknowledged select channel partners
across the region for their performance and contribution to the
company’s success in the Middle East in 2007. Qatar Experts was awarded
the Best ME VAR Marketing campaign for the best campaigns during
2007/08; Security Matterz for Best NEW ME VAR for the best performance
within short period of time; RAMCO as Best ME Technical Champion for
the best knowledge on the products and Proshred as the Best ME Sales
Champion for the best drive and motivation. Information Dynamics was
recognised as the number 1 VAR for the highest revenue in the region
followed by TCG ME and FutureTech.
GFI is a leading software developer that provides a single source for
network administrators to address their network security, content
security and messaging needs. With award-winning technology, an
aggressive pricing strategy and a strong focus on small-to-medium sized
businesses, GFI is able to satisfy the need for business continuity and
productivity encountered by organizations on a global scale. Founded in
1992, GFI has offices in Malta, London, Raleigh, Hong Kong and Adelaide
which support more than 200,000 installations worldwide. GFI is a
channel-focused company with over 10,000 partners throughout the world.
GFI is also a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. More information about
GFI can be found at http://www.gfi.com .