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AVCtechnologies Named Growth Partner of the Year by AT&T Cybersecurity

AVCtechnologies Named Growth Partner of the Year by AT&T Cybersecurity

AT&T Cybersecurity recognizes outstanding growth by the AVCtechnologies Computex brand

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ATLANTA, March 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — American Virtual Cloud Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: AVCT), a leading cloud communications and IT service provider, announced today that it has been named the 2020 Growth Partner of the Year by AT&T Cybersecurity. This annual award recognizes national managed security service providers (MSSPs) and managed detection and response providers (MDRs) for their exceptional growth as well as top sales performance, high level of commitment, innovation, world class service delivery and collaboration with the AT&T Cybersecurity Partner Program.

Under the Cybersecurity+ portfolio as a part of Computex Technology Solutions (“Computex”) family, AVCtechnologies offers a comprehensive platform of security solutions, including managed cybersecurity offerings and a U.S. based security operations center (SOC) as-a-service, incident response and recovery, intelligent threat hunting, cybersecurity awareness training and next-generation firewall management. Last year, Computex demonstrated great collaboration and dedication with the AT&T Cybersecurity Partner Program using AT&T recent cybersecurity acquisitions and complimentary solutions via the AT&T Partner Exchange Program resulting in incredible growth during a very turbulent year.

“This past year has brought significant shifts in the cyber landscape that has disrupted business operations and environment creating opportunities in MSSP and MDR sales and services,” said Xavier Williams, CEO of AVCtechnologies. “Receiving the ‘Growth Partner of the Year’ award speaks directly to our dedication and commitment in offering flexible, white glove services to our customers to meet their cybersecurity challenges. We look forward to continuing to invest in our strong relationship with AT&T.” 

“AVCtechnologies is honored to be recognized by AT&T, a world class organization,” said Faisal Bhutto, President of Cloud & Cybersecurity. “This award is a testament of our Security Operations Center, which continues to deliver exceptional service and value. With our investments in quality talent, world class tools, software, and sophisticated security response protocols, we aim to provide a security program that provides the peace of mind needed in the world of cybersecurity chaos we are in.”

The AT&T Cybersecurity Partner Program enables leading managed security service providers (MSSPs) VARs, system integrators, managed detection, and response providers (MDRs) and corporate resellers to sell and support AT&T Cybersecurity solutions and deliver compelling services powered by USM Anywhere in the global marketplace. With a strong focus on partner enablement, the program is designed to help partners create new opportunities for business growth, expansion, and profitability.

Graham Pearson, General Manager and VP Global Partner Sales for AT&T Cybersecurity, said, “I am proud to honor and congratulate our Growth Partner of the Year, AVCtechnologies. This award is a testament to the incredible work and value AVCtechnologies has delivered to their customers over the past year. With their commitment to delivering a high-quality service incorporating our technology, we look forward to seeing continued success driving solid security outcomes across their customer base as we continue through 2021 and beyond.”

To learn more about AVCtechnologies offerings and solutions, please visit: https://www.avctechnologies.com/.

About American Virtual Cloud Technologies, Inc.

American Virtual Cloud Technologies (“AVCT”; Nasdaq: AVCT) is a premier global IT solutions provider offering a comprehensive bundle of services including unified cloud communications, managed services, cybersecurity, and enhanced connectivity. Our mission is to provide global technology solutions with a superior customer experience. For more information, visit https://www.avctechnologies.com

About Computex Technology Solutions

Computex Technology Solutions, an AVCtechnologies company, is an award-winning solutions provider that enables its clients to grow, differentiate and evolve their business via innovative and proven technology. Computex combines over 30 years of hands-on experience with unparalleled processes to deliver enterprise networking, cloud, and cybersecurity data center solutions, as well as managed services, to meet customers’ unique IT, business, and budgetary goals. To learn more, please visit: https://computex.net/ or call 888-335-2789.

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* AT&T Cybersecurity and its affiliates and any participant(s) in the AT&T Cybersecurity MSSP Partner Program undertake their respective obligations as independent contractors.  Participation in the MSSP Program does not, and is not intended to, create any employment, agency, distributorship, franchise, joint venture, legal partnership, or other similar legal relationship between an MSSP Program participant and AT&T Cybersecurity or its affiliates.

Computex Technology Solutions Named Largest Houston-Area Cybersecurity Company By Houston Business Journal For Second Year In A Row

Computex Technology Solutions Named Largest Houston-Area Cybersecurity Company By Houston Business Journal For Second Year In A Row

#1 Ranking Based On Total 2019 Revenue

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HOUSTON, March 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Computex Technology Solutions, an American Virtual Cloud Technologies Inc. company, announced today it has been named the largest cybersecurity company in the Houston area by the Houston Business Journal for the second year in a row. Ranked #1, the IT solutions provider services businesses in the oil and gas, financial, technology and retail industries.

Computex offers a comprehensive portfolio of security solutions, including managed cybersecurity offerings and a U.S.-based security operations center (SOC) as-a-service, data loss prevention, penetration, employee awareness, cloud and security. Computex’s more than 30 years of experience in data centers, enterprise networking, and managed services enables its team to take a holistic approach to protecting and supporting a company’s IT infrastructure and business objectives.

“We are delighted to be recognized as the leading provider of cybersecurity technologies and services for the second year in a row,” said Faisal Bhutto, president of cloud and cybersecurity, at Computex. “We purposely built our managed security services and cybersecurity portfolio to address compliance needs of organizations across all verticals and industries. With our investments in quality talent, world class tools and software and sophisticated security response protocols, we aim to provide a security program that provides the peace of mind needed in the world of cybersecurity chaos we are in.”

The announcement is the latest recognition for the company based on its continued growth and achievements. Computex was recently named the 2020 ‘Breakout Partner of the Year’ at the Cisco Partner Summit Digital 2020, and it achieved Nutanix Cloud Champion Status in January 2021, the highest tier in the Nutanix Elevate Partner Program. The company was also named to the Houston Business Journal’s 2020 Best Places to Work, CRN’s MSP Elite 150.

About Computex Technology Solutions

Computex Technology Solutions is an award-winning solutions provider that enables its clients to grow, differentiate and evolve their business via innovative and proven technology. An American Virtual Cloud Technologies IT service management company (AVCtechnologies), Computex combines its over 30 years of hands-on experience with its unparalleled processes to deliver enterprise networking, cloud and cybersecurity data center solutions, as well as managed services, that meet each of its customers’ unique IT, business and budgetary goals. To learn more, please visit: https://computex.net/ or call 888-335-2789.

About American Virtual Cloud Technologies, Inc.

American Virtual Cloud Technologies (“AVCT”; Nasdaq: AVCT) is a premier global IT solutions provider offering a comprehensive bundle of services including unified cloud communications, managed services, cybersecurity, and enhanced connectivity. Our mission is to provide global technology solutions with a superior customer experience. For more information, visit https://www.avctechnologies.com

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AVCtechnologies Appoints Carolyn Byrd to the Board of Directors

AVCtechnologies Appoints Carolyn Byrd to the Board of Directors

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ATLANTA, March 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — American Virtual Cloud Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVCT) (“AVC Technologies”) today announced the addition of Carolyn Byrd to its board of directors and audit committee, effective March 1, 2021. Ms. Byrd will be replacing Suzanne Shank, who will be stepping down.

Ms. Byrd most recently served as President of Coca-Cola Financial Corporation, from which she retired in 2000. During her tenure at The Coca-Cola Company, she was promoted to positions of increasing responsibility, including Manager of U.S. and Corporate Treasury, Vice President, Chief Internal Auditor and Director of Corporate Auditing. Since her retirement from The Coca-Cola Company, she formed a business process and financial consulting company called GlobalTech Financial, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Ms. Byrd has served on the Boards of Directors of several major corporations, including: Reliastar Financial Corporation, Freddie Mac, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc., and Regions Financial Corporation. Mrs. Byrd has served on the Audit Committees on each of these corporations. She has chaired the Audit Committees of several and she currently chairs the Audit Committee of Regions Financial Corporation. Additionally, Ms. Byrd has served as Vice Chair of the Teachers Retirement System of Georgia; Audit Committee Chair of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta; and a member of Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Advisory Board.

“We are thrilled to welcome Carolyn to our Board. Her veteran Wall Street leadership, combined with her incredible financial acumen, will prove invaluable to our company and our future growth. We are all looking forward to working with and learning from Carolyn,” said Lawrence E. Mock, Jr., Chairman of the Board. “We would also like to thank Suzanne Shank for her service to the company and time on the board, and we wish her all the best in her future endeavors.”

About American Virtual Cloud Technologies
AVCT makes comprehensive and innovative cloud-based UCaaS, Cybersecurity, and IT solutions simple for over 900 enterprise customers, including 350+ managed service clients. Our mission is to be your single destination partner for the white-glove delivery of reliable and secure managed cloud services, hardware, and software.

For more information, visit www.avctechnologies.com.

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