Collaboration is set to amplify GFI’s MSP solutions in the UK, with a special focus on the brand-new purpose-built MSP solution, GFI AppManager.

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LONDON, UK (13th September 2023) —QBS Software and GFI Software are delighted to unveil the strategic partnership, positioning QBS as a key distributor for GFI in the UK. Through this partnership, QBS Software aims to introduce GFI's cutting-edge technology solutions to the dynamic UK SMB market, fostering their growth.

Dave Stevinson, QBS CEO, stated: “We have had huge success with GFI Software in France, and across the Nordics. We are seeking to emulate that success in the UK and Ireland, by encouraging both our existing and new partners in the MSP community to engage with GFI Software.”

Eric Vaughan, CEO of GFI Software, commented, “Our alliance with QBS Software is a significant step forward in our mission to serve the UK market. Beyond just amplifying GFI’s reach, this partnership further strengthens our commitment to providing best-in-class IT solutions through trusted distributors.”

The announcement took place at the 13th annual Managed Services Summit in London, with GFI Software and QBS as the headline sponsors. At the event, the CEOs of GFI and QBS, Eric Vaughan and Dave Stevinson, jointly delivered a keynote speech, setting the stage for significant announcements that would benefit the Managed Services market.

During the Summit, Stevinson will participate in a panel discussion titled "Driving Digital Growth - Taking the Lead," while Vaughan will present a talk titled "The Impact of Service - How MSPs are Transforming the Landscape." GFI chose the event to announce the general availability of GFI AppManager, a revolutionary solution to power MSPs, including unveiling GFI’s new commercial for GFI AppManager.

About QBS

QBS’ mission is to enable publishers and customers to optimise their procurement process and create value for all stakeholders, sustainably. Benefit from great service, competitive prices, and product expertise.

By investing in its people, processes and technology, QBS delivers the leading enterprise software procurement platform in Europe.

As the only single-source procurement platform for 10,000 software publishers – with market-leading service levels – QBS ensures increased procurement efficiencies, reduced costs and more successful deals.

QBS Software Ltd is part of QBS Technology Group.

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About GFI Software

GFI Software develops business-essential software for small and medium-sized businesses. 40,000+ customers choose GFI Software solutions for their network management and performance, security, and collaboration applications. GFI Software is available through thousands of dedicated partners worldwide.

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