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Top 100 Vertical Market MSP

We’re excited to announce that we’ve been recognized once again for our success within the AEC (Architecture, Engineering, and Construction) vertical as one of the top Managed IT Services Providers in North America.

Nucleus Networks Inc. Named to ChannelE2E Top 100

Vertical Market MSPs: 2020 Edition

Fifth-Annual List Reveals Leading MSPs

In Healthcare, Legal, Government, Financial Services, Manufacturing & More

May 28, 2020 – Vancouver, BC: Nucleus Networks Inc. has been named to After Nines Inc.’s ChannelE2E Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs list and research ( for 2020. The annual list and research (hashtag: #Top100MSP) identify and honor the top 100 managed services providers (MSPs) in healthcare, legal, government, financial services, manufacturing and additional vertical markets.

The Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs rankings are based on ChannelE2E’s Q4 2019 and January 2020 readership survey, and ChannelE2E’s vertical market industry coverage. MSPs featured throughout the list and research leverage deep vertical market expertise to drive annual recurring revenues (ARR) in specific market segments.

This year’s research revealed several key MSP market trends, including:

  • Honorees generated a combined $1.12 billion in vertical market annual recurring revenue (ARR) in 2019, up from $699.1 million in 2018. The surge involved organic growth combined with accelerating merger and acquisition (M&A) activity.
  • The most successful vertical market MSPs are zeroing in on financial services and healthcare, while MSPs in the legal and manufacturing sectors also showed particularly strong growth.
  • The Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs now manage more than 2.8 million users across their customer sites in 2019, up from 2.6 million in 2018.
  • MSPs consider their top vertical market technology partners to be Microsoft (56%), Dell Technologies (22%), Cisco Systems (21%), Datto (19%), ConnectWise (11%) and Ingram Micro (11%).

Nucleus Networks Inc. was ranked among the top vertical market MSPs in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction industries.

“Nucleus’ first client in 2001 was an Engineering firm who happens to still be with us today. Nucleus grew through word of mouth within the AEC industry and we’ve continued to deliver successful technology solutions for dozens of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction companies in Canada. Our extensive knowledge of AEC business requirements and specific line of business applications, position Nucleus as a best-in-class MSP for AEC businesses seeking a reputable technology partner.” said Martin DesRosiers, CEO, Nucleus Networks Inc. 

“After Nines Inc. congratulates Nucleus on this honor,” said Amy Katz, CEO of After Nines Inc. “Vertical market MSPs are uniquely positioned to assist their customers with automation, cybersecurity, e-commerce and business recovery services during this challenging time for the global economy.”

The ChannelE2E Top 100 Vertical Market MSPs list and research are overseen by Content Czar Joe Panettieri (@JoePanettieri). Find the online list and associated report here:


About After Nines Inc.

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