Nine Lives Media Names STI Computer Servicesto the MSPmentor 501 Global EditionSixth-Annual Report, Formerly the MSPmentor 100, ListsThe World’s Top 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs)
February 20, 2013: STI Computer Services has landed on Nine Lives Media’s sixth-annual MSPmentor 501 Global Edition (, a distinguished list and report identifying the world’s top 501 managed service providers (MSPs). STI also appears on the MSPmentor 200 North America Edition, top 200 MSPs in North America.
“We are honored to receive this award,” said Al Toper, Director of TechnicalServices for STI Computer Services, Inc. “Our staff works very hard to provideEnterprise Level support to small and medium sized businesses with very tightbudgets. Our goal has always been to provide customer service that issecond to none.”

The MSPmentor 501 report is based on data from MSPmentor’s global online survey conducted October-December 2012. The MSPmentor 501 report recognizes top managed service providers based on a range of metrics, including annual managed services revenue growth, revenue per employee, managed services offered and customer devices managed.
“MSPmentor congratulates STI Computer Services on this honor,” said AmyKatz, president of Nine Lives Media, a division of Penton Media. “Qualifying forour MSPmentor 501 Global Edition puts STI in rare company.”

MSPs on this year’s global 501 list lifted their combined annual recurring revenues 24.5 percent to $2.54 billion. Together, those MSPs now manage more than 5.6 million PCs and servers, and nearly 400,000 smartphones and tablets, according to Joe Panettieri, editorial director, Nine Lives Media.

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