After joining Sophos in February of this year, Access Network receives top honors from leader in next-generation endpoint and network security.

Los Angeles, CA (May 23, 2019) – Access Networks, the premier enterprise-grade networking solutions provider for the modern smart home, has won the award for Sophos New Regional Partner of the Year for North America at the 2019 Sophos Discover Las Vegas Partner Conference. The annual conference celebrates the successes of Sophos partners throughout North America and delivers the company’s strategies and innovations that will help partners take advantage of opportunities within the fast-moving IT security marketplace. Access Networks won this award for its outstanding performance in the past year and its commitment and dedication to selling Sophos cybersecurity solutions.

John Keenan, Regional VP at Sophos, said, “It is always a great pleasure to be able to recognize our partners at these events because they play a crucial role in our success as a business. It’s an important opportunity to hear how partners are implementing our endpoint and network security to protect their customers from constantly evolving cyberattacks. I am delighted Access Networks has won the award for Sophos New Regional Partner of the Year for North America. They have had a fantastic year and it’s very well deserved.”

“Access Networks specializes in advanced, reliable, and secure enterprise-grade networks for today’s smart residence, which typically requires security similar to a small business,” says Brett Canter, chief technology officer for Access Networks. “By joining forces with Sophos, our Core network solutions offering now provides greater protection against cyber threats, which gives our clients and their homeowners even more peace of mind. We are honored to win this award from such an esteemed partner.”

In joining the Sophos Partner program, Access Networks now offer Sophos firewalls as part of its Core systems, offering integrators and their clients enhanced security features and benefits.


At the Sophos Discover Las Vegas Convention, members of the Sophos executive leadership team delivered keynote sessions on Sophos strategy, its partner commitments and the broader future of the IT security industry. Partners also attended a packed agenda of breakout sessions delivered by key business, product, technical, and sales experts.

About Access Networks
Access Networks is the premier enterprise-grade networking solutions provider for the modern smart home. We design and maintain sophisticated network solutions based on a simple premise: keeping our customers connected. Access Networks assists custom integrators by working to specify, select, source, and configure the networking gear before it is shipped to the project site. From design and deployment to service after the sale, we are here to ensure our network solutions meet the bandwidth demands of today’s AV and control components and enhance the overall technology experience. Visit and follow Access Networks on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram to learn more.


About Sophos
Sophos is a leader in next-generation endpoint and network security. As the pioneer of synchronized security, Sophos develops its innovative portfolio of endpoint, network, encryption, web, email and mobile security solutions to work better together. More than 100 million users in 150 countries rely on Sophos solutions as the best protection against sophisticated threats and data loss. Sophos products are exclusively available through a global channel of more than 43,000 registered partners. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, UK and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.” More information is available at


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