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Unitiv Recognized as Rising Star of the Year by Red Hat

Posted on Wed, Jan 15, 2014 @ 09:00 AM

Fourth-annual Red Hat North America Partner Conference Recognizes Top Partners

Scottsdale, Ariz. - Red Hat North America Partner Conference – January 15, 2014 – Unitiv, today announced that it has been named Rising Star of the Year in the Public Sector category by Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source solutions. Unitiv was honored during Red Hat’s fourth annual North America Partner Conference held in Scottsdale, Ariz., Jan. 13-15, 2014. 

Unitiv was recognized as the Rising Star of the Year for the Red Hat partner whose collaboration with Red Hat has enabled exceptional growth over the past year. Of Red Hat’s extensive partner list, winning commercial and public sector partners were selected based on their success in delivering innovative open source solutions to customers.

Rick Akie, vice president and general manager, North America Sales, Red Hat commented, “We’re pleased to celebrate the achievements of Unitiv. Their collaboration with Red Hat has helped deliver the open source solutions needed by the enterprises to embrace this new wave of IT. It’s our pleasure to recognize them and thank them for being a Red Hat partner.”

Added Jeff Uhlich, CEO of Unitiv, "We are honored and appreciative of this recognition of our expertise and success in designing and delivering solutions utilizing Red Hat technologies."

About Unitiv

Unitiv, Inc. is a professional provider of enterprise IT solutions. Unitiv delivers its services nationwide from its headquarters in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Unitiv provides a strategic approach to its service delivery, focusing on three core components: People, Products, and Processes. The People to advise and support customers. The Products to design and build solutions. The Processes to govern and manage post-implementation operations. For more information, please visit

About Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Learn more at

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