CRN Selects Perimeter 81 as a 2021 Emerging Vendor for Cybersecurity

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300% Growth of the Channel Business in 2020-2021

CRN, one of the top technology news and information source for Managed Service Solution Providers, channel partners, and VARs, has selected Perimeter 81 as a 2021 Emerging Vendor for Security. Perimeter 81 was selected for its innovative Zero Trust networking solution and the 300% growth of the company’s channel business in 2020-2021.

The CRN 2021 Emerging Vendors list will be featured in the August 2021 issue of CRN Magazine and online at

“These are exhilarating times at Perimeter 81 as our business—especially our channel business—is experiencing some serious hypergrowth,” says Bob Kilbride, VP Channel Sales  at Perimeter 81. “MSPs really like our partner program and multi-tenant platform that enables them to turn Perimeter 81 into a secure Network-as-a-Service offering that generates recurring revenues. Perimeter 81 is very easy to use and our intuitive and elegant interface allows our partners to deploy a secure network for their customers in minutes.”

With the recent high-profile cyberattacks at Colonial Pipeline, VW, and Kaseya, businesses of all types and sizes realize that they can no longer ignore the dangers of ransomware and that Zero Trust Network Access is a necessity, not a luxury. 

“We’re thrilled to have been selected as one of CRN’s 2021 Emerging Vendor for Security,” said Amit Bareket, CEO and Co-Founder of Perimeter 81. “This award acknowledges our success in providing a holistic, rapidly scaling SASE framework that delivers the highest levels of cybersecurity for the hybrid workplace.”  


Other Awards include Fast 500, Gartner Cool Vendor & More

“The CRN 2021 Emerging Vendors list honors forward-thinking technology suppliers that are redefining IT channel success by focusing on innovative products that help customers overcome the complex and ever-changing IT demands,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “Solution providers in search of the latest innovative technologies can depend on the Emerging Vendors list as a trusted resource.” 

In addition to the CRN 2021 Emerging Vendor Award for Security, Perimeter 81 has been selected for numerous other awards, including Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, Gartner Cool Vendor, the Red Herring Top 100, and many more.