INDIANAPOLIS, IN – February 14th, 2019 – Kinney Group today announced it has been named the recipient of Puppet’s Channel Partner of the Year award for Puppet Government Partner of the Year for 2018. In receiving this award, Kinney Group was recognized for being a top performing partner in revenue, solutions, and field engagement, as well as for making continuous contributions to drive customer success with automation.
“We are honored and humbled to be recognized as Puppet Government Partner of the Year.” said President and CEO Jim Kinney. “We continue to view Puppet as the best platform in the market for helping Government customers harness the power of automation to address security requirements, enable digital transformation, and also to save millions in funding each year through eliminating manual processes.”
The annual Puppet Channel Partner of the Year awards honor Puppet’s channel ecosystem for delivering customer excellence and innovative solutions. This year’s award winners also demonstrated exemplary performance in the implementation of Puppet technology. The program recognized thirteen partners globally in seven categories.
“Puppet is dedicated to building solutions that allow customers to automatically deliver and operate all of their software across their entire lifecycle in any environment,” said John Schwan, vice president of global partner sales, Puppet. “Key to this success is our customer-centric partners. We congratulate Kinney Group on its Puppet Channel Partner of the Year Award and applaud its ongoing commitment to drive enterprises forward.”
Shawn Hall, Director of the Next Generation Data Center team at Kinney Group, offered this:
Puppet as a platform provides tremendous value to our Government customers every day, especially in the areas of security and compliance. With Puppet’s newest capabilities and integrations with tools like Splunk, we are able to utilize Puppet to deliver on even more compelling use cases. Puppet is a leader in their space, and we are excited to continue this great partnership as we do great things for our customers with Puppet.”
About Kinney Group
Kinney Group is a solutions-oriented professional services consulting firm specializing in automation and analytics to harness the power of IT in the cloud to improve lives. Security is in Kinney Group’s DNA, enabling the company to integrate the most advanced automation, analytics, and infrastructure technologies as an optimized solution powering IT-driven mission and business processes in the cloud for federal agencies and Fortune 1000 companies. We are an elite team with a unique combination of credentials for strict security environments who serve our customers with an unexpected experience. We specialize in Splunk, AppDynamics, Puppet, and VMware to serve our customers as they journey through digital transformation. Learn more at kinneygroup.com.