AlertBoot CEO Named Leading Managed Services Executive in 2010 MSPmentor 250 Report

Third Annual Report Recognizes Tim Maliyil as a Top Managed Services Entrepreneur


Las Vegas, NV - September 14, 2010 -- AlertBoot, a leading provider of full disk encryption, today announced that CEO Tim Maliyil was named to the MSPmentor 250, a global report that identifies the world's leading managed services executives, entrepreneurs, experts, coaches and community leaders.


"Organizations are constantly battling new and emerging threats from both inside and outside of the company and encryption has proven to be an essential tool for protecting business data," said Tim Maliyil, CEO of AlertBoot. "This award is a testament to our goal to not only provide secure encryption solutions, but to also remove the burden of management. AlertBoot continues to expand its reach globally through its channel program and this recognition on the MSPmentor 250 demonstrates the success of this program."


The third-annual MSPmentor 250 report is based on a global survey of MSPmentor readers, conducted from May through July 23, 2010. The resulting report represents managed service experts in North America, Europe, Australia and emerging managed services markets across the globe. MSPmentor is published by Nine Lives Media, which also publishes,, and Launched earlier this year, AlertBoot's channel program extends the company's reach by providing partners around the world the opportunity to resell AlertBoot's cloud-based data encryption service.


"MSPmentor congratulates AlertBoot's Tim Maliyil and all of the experts identified within the MSPmentor 250 report," said Amy Katz, CEO of Nine Lives Media Inc. "We hope the MSPmentor 250 serves as a global Rolodex that allows MSP industry leaders to quickly network with one another."


Built on the leading Sophos Safeguard Enterprise encryption platform, AlertBoot’s solution provides organizations with powerful encryption services to protect all of their sensitive data, regardless of where it resides. By offering full disk encryption in the cloud, AlertBoot is allowing its customers to take the onus off of IT departments, and enabling end users to more securely protect their sensitive data, while simplifying and lowering total cost of ownership.


In addition to Maliyil's listing on the MSPmentor 250, AlertBoot was also included on CRN's Emerging Vendors list and named one of the 10 Hot Emerging Vendors for July. For additional information about AlertBoot and its cloud-based, managed encryption service, please visit


Media Contact:
Joyson Cherian
Welz & Weisel Communications


About AlertBoot

AlertBoot offers cloud-based full disk encryption, USB drive encryption and a comprehensive suite of disk security solutions as a centralized, managed service for companies of all sizes. By encrypting fixed and external hard disks and removable media, AlertBoot prevents unauthorized access to mobile and stationary endpoint devices. Headquartered in Las Vegas, AlertBoot offers a cost-effective, web-based secure full disk encryption service for organizations that want highly scalable, easy-to-deploy hard disk encryption and laptop data security. For more information about AlertBoot, follow @AlertBoot on Twitter or visit AlertBoot’s Facebook fan page.


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