AUSTIN, TX – September 18, 2019 — Corus360, a Converge Company announced it was a recipient of the Pure Storage Southeast Partner of the year for 2019, which was awarded to the company during Pure’s Global Partner Forum at Pure//Accelerate 2019. The award represents the commitment of Corus360 to deliver on hybrid-cloud solutions from Pure Storage and the ability to provide a modern data experience to their customers. 

“Each and every one of our customers engaged in the hybrid-IT journey are empowered to succeed by our strategic partnership with Pure,” said Steve Johnson, CEO of Corus360. “Their commitment to creating data-centric, future-proof technologies aligns with our goal of enabling customers to grow and adopt innovation accelerators such as AI and analytics so that they can continue to succeed as IT continues to evolve.” 

“Acceleration, disruption, innovation, and digital transformation are at the core of all successful engagements, and Pure enables our customers to gain competitive advantage.

“In this day and age, where data is exploding and customer workloads are constantly changing, we are extremely fortunate to work with Pure Storage. Their commitment to creating data centric, future proof, and best of breed technology is inspiring and refreshing to see in the market today,” said Steve Johnson, CEO of Corus360, “Their top of the line support along with their evergreen business model has helped us differentiate them from the competition and further confirms their understanding of the challenges organizations face. Since first partnering with them in 2013, we have seen them as one of the top solutions in our portfolio and they have been recognized for the past two years at the top flash storage provider on the magic quadrant by Gartner. As the market continues to change with the adoption of AI, Analytics, etc. we feel we are positioned perfectly to address these challenges with our service offerings and Pure Storage at our side.” 

“When Pure introduced its first product in 2012, Corus360 recognized our vision to disrupt the status quo,” said Andy Martin, VP of Channel, Americas, Pure Storage. “Corus360 engaged early and has continued a high level of partnership in the Southeast Region, growing double digits every year. Under the direction of Corus’s leadership, they have built a world class Pure Practice that enables them to provide an amazing customer experience.”

Pure Storage is a channel first company and is committed to providing continuous technology and business innovation that enables customers to utilize more of their data, while reducing the complexity and expense of managing the infrastructure behind it. Partners are key to this success. 

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About Corus360, a Converge Company

Corus360, a Converge Company is an innovative solutions company that empowers organizations to build, transition, and ultimately transform their environments to reach desired outcomes through seamless resilience, selecting the right people, and implementing ideal technologies. For more information, visit