Stroud, UK: 2nd June 2016 – Cristie Data, the innovative and leading edge data storage, backup and virtualisation solutions provider, today announced that it has been awarded ‘EMEA Development Partner of the Year’ by Nimble Storage, at their EMEA Partner Summit in Berlin.

The award reflects the highly successful partnership that Cristie Data has developed with Nimble Storage over the last four years.

Janet Blake, Managing Director at Cristie Data commented “We have a strong, successful partnership with Nimble Storage, which is already reflected in our Gold Partner status. But this award has come as somewhat of a surprise, albeit a very happy one! We are delighted to have been recognised and honoured in this way and we hope to continue working with Nimble Storage for many years to come.”

Emma Batey, UK & Ireland Channel Manager at Nimble Storage added “Our partnerships are integral to our success and I’m delighted that Cristie Data have been recognised for their superior service, and outstanding growth year on year.”

“We pride ourselves on our consultancy, development and support skills, and our customers are a testament to this”, concluded Ryan Smith, Sales Director at Cristie Data. “I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers, because we couldn’t have achieved this without them. We are committed to our customer base and endeavour to maintain positive relationships with all of them going forward.”

Nimble Storage will be discussing ‘Cloud Based Analytics in the Datacentre’ and ‘The Impact of the Internet of Things’ at SPOTLIGHT 2016, the inaugural technology focus event from Cristie Data, which takes place on 30 June at Newbury Racecourse. For more information visit /about-us/spotlight-2016.aspx.