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Media Coverage:

8.20.2014 Kansas City Business Journal, Top Computer Networking Firms 2014

8.12.2014 Kansas City Business Journal, Top Area Data Centers 2014

3.6.2014 MSPmentor, MSPmentor 501 Global Edition List 2014

2.20.2014 CRN Magazine, CRN Managed Service Provider 500 List

2.6.2014 CTO John Leek in the Kansas City Business Journal, NetStandard adds app development team.

9.1.2013 CTO John Leek in ChannelPro magazine, Read CTO John Leek’s thoughts on the pros and cons of owning your own data center.

8.30.2013 Kansas City Business Journal Top Computer Networking Companies.

8.29.2013 Jeff Melcher on KMBZ’s Power Lunch with Krista Klaus, Listen to an interview with Jeff Melcher on the Brazilian Delegation visit to NetStandard’s headquarters.

8.16.2013 Kansas City Business Journal Top Area Data Centers.

8.1.2013 “Ingram’s Magazine Readers’ Choice Best Computer/IT Consulting Firm in Kansas City,” Readers vote NetStandard to the top of the list in KC’s IT consulting industry.

7.1.2013 “Myappsanywhere: NetStandard’s Cloud Computing Platform,” KC Business, CTO John Leek discusses the benefits of moving your business applications to the cloud.

6.28.2013 “Data Centers and Cloud Computing,” See us in the Kansas City Business Journal‘s annual insert

3.8.2013 “Up close: Jeff Melcher, CEO of NetStandard Inc. and Kansas state senator,” An interview with CEO Jeff Melcher

3.8.2013 “NetStandard joins Yahoo-inspired work-from-home debate,” President Walt Lane discusses the virtual workforce in Kansas City and beyond.

2.14.2013 MSPmentor, NetStandard lands on MSPmentor’s international list of managed service providers for a second year in a row

2.1.2013 KC Business Rising Stars, Michael Dunsdon named to Class of 2013 Rising Stars of Kansas City

1.11.2013 “Top Area Information Systems Outsourcing Firms,” Kansas City Business Journal

12.1.2012 “Bolstering Business: A Few Down-to-Earth Reasons to Use the Cloud,” Business Solutions Consultant Carl Hentsch examines the benefits of business in the cloud as well as the confusion surrounding it in the winter issue of Dynamics University magazine

11.1.2012 “Rooted in the Clouds,” CEO Jeff Melcher covers the benefits of moving expensive, outdated in-house IT solutions to the cloud, November issue of KC Business magazine

10.16.2012 “The Cloud Connection,” CTO John Leek, Thinking Bigger Business Entrepreneur Edition

10.3.2012 “If and When: Planning for the Next Pandemic,” CISA Terri Rogers, Community Bankers Association’s In Touch October issue

9.7.2012 “Top Area Networking Companies” Kansas City Business Journal

7.9.2012 KC Business Top Companies 2012, NetStandard Named Community Stewardship Winner for Top Companies 2012, KC Business magazine

5.29.2012 Talkin’ Cloud 100 International Cloud Service Provider List

4.6.2012 MSPmentor, NetStandard Ranks 43rd on Top Managed Service Provider List

3.2.2012 “NetStandard Escalates Growth as It Prepares to Go Nationwide,” Kansas City Business Journal

9.23.2011 “NetStandard Gains Recognition for Growth,” Kansas City Business Journal

4.1.2011 “New Lift for Kansas Town,” Wall Street Journal

3.11.2011 “Cutting Edge to Commonplace,” Kansas City Business Journal


Latest Press Releases:

5.15.2014 NetStandard Adds Total DDoS Protection to Data Center, Cloud Environment

2.5.2014 NetStandard Expands Application Development Services with Addition of Dedicated Team

11.5.2013 NetStandard Named One of the Top-Performing SMB Channel Partners in the U.S. by Ingram Micro

8.26.2013 NetStandard to Welcome USTDA-Funded Brazilian Delegation to Kansas City Data Center

5.23.2013 NetStandard Partners with Fiberlink to Offer Mobile Device Management in the Cloud

3.5.2013 NetStandard Launches New Brand, Website for Data Center Services

11.8.2012 NetStandard Bolsters Management Team, Prepares for Continued Growth

7.16.2012 NetStandard Named to 2012 Microsoft Dynamics President’s Club

5.29.2012 NetStandard Named a Finalist for the Kansas Governor’s Award of Excellence

4.25.2012 NetStandard Leads Initiative to Increase Kansas City’s IT Workforce

2.22.2012 NetStandard’s IT Service Delivery Model Leads to Fifth Consecutive Year of Double-Digit Growth

2.2.2012 NetStandard Upgrades Kansas City Data Center to 10GigE Connectivity

1.25.2012 FiberKC Event Drives Discussion on KC Tech Talent