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Structured Named to Inaugural CRN Tech Elite 250

List recognizes VARs with deep technical expertise and premier certifications in North America PORTLAND, OR, February 22, 2011 – Structured, a leading information technology and systems integrator of secure and scalable IT solutions and services, has been named to the inaugural CRN Tech Elite 250. Structured has been recognized as a best-of-breed integrator who has invested in technical know-how and earned premier certifications in the areas of collaboration, business continuity, networking, security, governance, storage, systems, virtualization and cloud solutions for North American customers. The Tech Elite 250 serves as the industry’s definitive list of value-added resellers (VARs) with both deep technical expertise and premier certifications. CRN editors worked with solution providers and outside experts to define the most important technical certifications in the market today. By mapping certifications against the key technology opportunities as defined by CRN’s State of the Market and Midmarket study, the Tech Elite 250 recognizes the VARs most committed to helping customers innovate while reducing costs. Structured works with companies to assess their business requirements and then to architect information technology solutions that address tactical and strategic needs. It partners with best-in-class technology manufacturers to provide complete hardware, software and services solutions that help these companies ensure business continuity, optimize their data center, connect mobile workers and provide information security and governance, collaboration and managed services. “The Tech Elite 250 recognizes an elite group of VARs who are successfully navigating the dynamic IT channel market,” said Kelley Damore, vice president, editorial director at Everything Channel. “By adapting to new customer purchasing patterns and redefining best practices, these solution providers are delivering the strategies and value customers demand to compete in today’s competitive economic environment.” “Structured is pleased to be named to the Everything Channel’s CRN Tech Elite 250,” said Ron Fowler, Structured’s president and CEO. “The award is validation of our efforts to continually add value for our customers by providing the technical expertise and service offerings they need to overcome today’s IT problems and build a foundation for the future.” About Structured Structured is one the largest information technology consultancies and systems integrators in the West. Structured’s areas of specialization include application delivery, business continuity, enterprise networking, information security, governance, storage, computing and unified communications solutions. Structured offers a full range of enhanced support and contract staffing services to ensure that clients have the right level of support to meet their internal or external SLAs. Founded in 1992 and headquartered in Portland, OR, Structured has offices in Oregon, Alaska, California, Idaho, Illinois, Nevada and Washington. For more information, visit or call (800) 881-0962. Press Contact: Elisabeth Glover The David James Agency LLC +1 805 494-9508