Absolute Performance Earns IBM Top Managed Service Provider - North America Leadership Award

Niwot, CO, March 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Absolute Performance (API), a leading North American Managed Services Provider (MSP), announced that it has been awarded IBM's coveted Top Managed Service Provider - North America Leadership Award for 2015. Absolute Performance was chosen among the thousands of MSPs who participate in IBM's Business Partner Program.

Absolute Performance was presented the award at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference (PWLC) in February in Las Vegas, NV. In presenting the award to Absolute Performance, IBM recognized Absolute Performance for its investment and success in transformative leadership as a Managed Service Provider (MSP) in the areas of Infrastructure, Cloud, Analytics and Security, and commitment to total customer satisfaction.

Absolute Performance credits its rapid growth in revenue, new markets and breadth of service offerings to its partnership with IBM, and IBM's formidable ability to move quickly and mindfully as catalyst for a strong partnership between the companies.

"We're extremely honored to receive this award from IBM, and deeply appreciate the support of our customers, partners and employees in propelling us to a leadership position in the MSP space," said Scott Shafer, CEO of Absolute Performance, Inc. Jerry Champlin, President and CTO of Absolute Performance added, "IBM is an integral partner and part of our team in bringing innovative, value-driven solutions to the marketplace with an impressive array of software and technology."

About Absolute Performance, Inc.

Absolute Performance is a leading provider of monitoring, systems management, security and infrastructure (IaaS) services to a wide range of industries including collections, healthcare, government and financial services. Headquartered in Niwot, Colorado, Absolute Performance provides a holistic offering of 24/7 services and patented technologies that encompass the entire technology stack across hybrid technologies at client locations around the world.

For more information, please visit www.absolute-performance.com.

CONTACT: Contact: Scott Shafer CEO, Absolute-Performance sms@absolute-performance.com Source:Absolute Performance, Inc