Eaton has become the winner of the CRN/RE magazine award “Champions of the Russian IT Channel”

Date: 1 December 2014

Moscow, Russia…The CRN/RE magazine has summed up the “Champions of the Russian IT Channel” rating. Eaton was named one of the winners of the CRN/RE magazine rating in “UPS” nomination.

Eaton is the leading supplier of high performance quality uninterruptable power supply units. These solutions are designed for backup power supply of equipment (from desktop computers to large data centers). The UPS application features and specific requirements of certain markets are considered in design and arrangement of all the models.

The results of the “Champions of the Russian IT Channel” rating are based on the results of the survey which was held during the period from May to October of the current year. 343 reseller companies from 34 Russian cities have participated in the survey. The respondents evaluated the vendors work according to the following criteria: “Product quality”, “Quality-to-price (quality-to-performance) ratio”, “Activity during product promotion”, “Profitability of products”, “Marketing support for partners”, “Technical support for partners”, “Maintenance service for the Customers” and “Training and certification of partners”. The resellers were offered to evaluate the vendors work according to each of the above criteria using a 10 point scale (1- bad, 10 - good).


While creating the preliminary list of vendors in each nomination, the magazine took into account the producer position in the corresponding segment of the Russian IT-market. While filling the questionnaire the respondents may have added to the list their own candidates. 

The voting have been held in the following nominations: “Antivirus software”, “UPS”, “Monitors”, “Notebooks”, “Tablets”, “PCs”, “Projectors”, “Servers on the x86 platform”, “Network equipment”, “NAS systems for home and SMB”, “SAN”, “Printing Devices”.

The CRN/RE («IT business») is the only magazine in Russia that is dedicated to the information technologies sphere. The magazine contains relevant and useful information on IT-market trends in the world and in Russia, on main events in IT-sphere and business community, on the key players` strategy, new technologies, the most popular among the customers products and services etc. The readership of the CRN/RE consists of owners and top-managers of various IT-companies.


Eaton is a power management company with 2013 sales of $22.0 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 103,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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