The Planet to Exhibit at Channel Partners

(Ping! Zine) – The Planet, the global hosting leader, today announced it is among exhibitors at the 2010 Channel Partners Conference & Expo, taking place Sept. 20-22 in Washington, D.C., at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. The company will showcase its Partner Plus program at booth 1043, including its newly enhanced referral program that provides industry-leading commissions for partners.

“Solutions providers look for partners they can trust with their clients’ IT requirements,” said Drew Jenkins, The Planet’s channel sales manager. “Our referral program gives partners increased opportunities to build revenue streams with some of the industry’s most competitive commissions, coupled with The Planet’s multi-faceted hosting capabilities. This conference affords us the valuable opportunity to have real-time conversations with current and potential partners, in addition to staying on top of trends across the channel landscape.”

As a show special, The Planet is offering conference attendees one free month of Server Cloud, its high-performance cloud hosting product. Participants can stop by booth 1043 to acquire the promo code, redeemable on The Planet’s website at The company is also continuing its popular Server Challenge, which tasks conference attendees to post the fastest time in correctly rebuilding a server. An Asus Eee PC netbook will be awarded to the participant who wins the Server Challenge, and The Planet will also hold a drawing for a Flip mini camcorder.

For more information on The Planet at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo, visit To learn more about The Planet Partner Plus program, visit