Trent Howell


SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – September 5, 2018 – Lightstream, a global leader in cloud technology solutions, network integration, and managed-network services, today announced it received the Palo Alto Networks® Public Cloud Specialized Partner of the Year award for 2018. Lightstream was one of nine Palo Alto Networks Global Partner of the Year Award winners.

Announced during Palo Alto Networks 2019 Sales Kickoff in Toronto, Canada, the Global Partner of the Year Awards are presented to a select group of partners who demonstrated their commitment to helping our mutual customers meet their most challenging security needs with the Palo Alto Networks Security Operating Platform.

Utilizing Palo Alto Networks security offerings, Lightstream enables organizations to modernize and protect their critical applications and data in AWS and Azure with security and application architecture, network monitoring, backup and recovery and staff augmentation services.

“We are honored to be named Public Cloud Specialized Partner of the Year by Palo Alto Networks. Our cloud services business, combined with our very successful network solutions and managed services businesses, is helping our customers deliver on the promise of a secure public cloud to grow their businesses.”
– Jim Cassell, Chief Executive Officer, Lightstream

“As the technology landscape changes, our NextWave Partners play a large role in guiding our customers and providing the products they need to prevent successful cyberattacks. We congratulate Lightstream on their Specialized Cloud Partner of the Year award and are proud to recognize them for delivering valuable business outcomes, and guiding customers in their digital transformation.”
– Karl Soderlund, SVP WW Channels, Palo Alto Networks


Founded in 2003 as a wide-area network services company, Lightstream has grown to become a leader in cloud technology solutions, network integration, and managed network services. With corporate headquarters in Salt Lake City, Lightstream has sales and service offices throughout the United States.