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Actifio Names Networld Corporation Japan Partner of the Year

July 25, 2017

Enterprise Data-as-a-Service company announces 2017 Japan Partner of the Year

Boston, MA – July 25, 2017Actifio, the Enterprise Data-as-a-Service (EDaaS) company, today announced it has named Networld Corporation, a leading value-add distributor based in Tokyo, as the 2017 Japan Actifio Partner of the Year. Actifio has chosen Networld as Partner of the Year for its strong commitment to drive business with Tier 2 partners and its unique ability to deliver greater value for customers through Actifio’s Enterprise Data-as-a-Service solution, offering businesses comprehensive means to manage data with improved resiliency, agility and dramatic savings.

Over the last 4 years, Networld has worked with Actifio to expand into many new use cases within the market. With Actifio, Networld now works in the backup environment as top VMware distributor in Japan, delivering solutions that help protect, access and move partners’ data for critical use cases, including backup modernization, disaster recovery, and test data management for application development.

Networld has earned Partner of the Year by demonstrating its expertise in leveraging Actifio’s virtualization solutions to automate DevOps and transform the company into a digital business.

“Our partnership with Actifio is one we value immensely,” said Shoichi Morita, President and Representative Director of Networld Corporation. “Since the beginning, their customer service and account representatives have worked closely with us to build out our use cases, and grow our business substantially.”

“Networld is a highly valued business partner in Japan focused on providing its customers with new and innovative solutions for unlocking their most critical asset: data,” said Ash Ashutosh, Co-founder and CEO of Actifio. “The partnership brings our users greater success with solutions that efficiently manage data growth while solving customers’ biggest information protection and availability problems.”

About Actifio

Actifio is the world’s leading Enterprise Data-as-a-Service (EDaaS) platform. It enables thousands of users around the world to deliver their data just as they deliver their applications and infrastructure… as a service available instantly, anywhere. An enterprise-class software platform powered by patented Virtual Data Pipeline™ technology, Actifio frees data from traditional infrastructure to accelerate adoption of hybrid cloud, build higher quality applications faster, and improve business resiliency and availability. For more, visit or follow us on Twitter @Actifio.

About Networld Corporation

Networld Co., Ltd. provides technological products and services to transform corporate IT infrastructure in an era of cloud computing as a solution distributor of IT infrastructure. Since the early days of virtual servers, storage, networking, applications and desktops, Networld is leading the next generation of IT infrastructure services.