Island Networks Awarded Citrix Fastest Growing Partner of the Year for 2014

This is the fourth award from a leading manufacturer brand in just over fourteen months – signalling Island Networks accelerated growth and outstanding performance in the converged infrastructure & virtualisation space.

Island Networks, the enterprise cloud computing and converged infrastructure specialists, has been awarded as the Citrix Fastest Growing Partner of the Year for 2014 at the recent Citrix Partner Accelerator Event at Croke Park Conference Centre, Dublin.

The award acknowledges Island Networks’ rapid growth and first class performance in the end-to-end delivery of Citrix mobile workspace solutions at some of Ireland’s leading enterprises.

Island-Networks-Citrix-Fastest-Growing-Partner-2014-originalWith this latest award from Citrix, continued partner accolades and a growing peer group reputation, Island Networks looks set to secure its place as an important provider of consultancy-led cloud computing cloud and converged infrastructure solutions for enterprises in Ireland.

Speaking of Island Networks’ achievement, Grace O’Rourke Veitch, Country Manager of Citrix Ireland said, “It was a clear-cut decision to award Island Networks with our Fastest Growing Partner Award for 2014. The team at Island Networks has worked exceptionally hard to achieve this award and we recognise their commitment to delivering outstanding mobile workspace solutions with Citrix technologies. We look forward to an equally successful year in 2015 and a continued partnership with Island Networks.”

Gary Coburn, CEO of Island Networks said, “We are honoured to receive this award from Citrix. It’s a considerable endorsement of our efforts to bring the IT infrastructures of Ireland’s leading enterprises into converged and truly mobile business environments. Partnering with Citrix means we can integrate their world-class technology and accelerate our customer’s ability to achieve mobile workspace efficiencies and expedite their realisation of value.”

Pictured Above L-R: Grace O’Rourke Veitch, Country Manager, Citrix Ireland; Kevin Bland, Senior Sales Director, Citrix Northern Europe; Gary Coburn, CEO, Island Networks; Niamh McGeown, Business Support Manager, Island Networks; Ed Waters, Sales Director Island Networks; Feargal Duignan, Sales Manager, Island Networks.

About Citrix:
Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is leading the transition to software-defining the workplace, uniting virtualization, mobility management, networking and SaaS solutions to enable new ways for businesses and people to work better. Citrix solutions power business mobility through secure, mobile workspaces that provide people with instant access to apps, desktops, data and communications on any device, over any network and cloud. With annual revenue in 2014 of $3.14 billion, Citrix solutions are in use at more than 330,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally. Learn more at

About Island Networks:
Island Networks is an innovative IT Services company, providing cloud and converged infrastructure solutions to enterprises and government departments. Award-winning and highly accredited resellers of NetApp, Cisco, Citrix, Microsoft and VMware technologies, Island Networks transforms traditional IT infrastructures into converged technology environments that deliver exceptional operational benefits and rapid returns on investment. Every customer implementation by Island Networks is underpinned with extensive networking and cloud expertise, comprehensive training and reliable support systems that ensure customers experience maximum value and minimum disruption. The company is unique in Ireland in that it exclusively focuses on providing cloud and converged infrastructure solutions, in particular FlexPod, and this level of specialisation enables a depth of understanding which sets it apart in the market. Learn more at

For more information, please contact:

Niamh McGeown,
Business Support Manager
Island Networks

Phone: + 353 1 9023603