CLEVELAND, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BlueBridge Networks, a cloud hosting and data center solutions provider announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, named BlueBridge Networks to its 2016 Next-Gen 250 list. The annual list recognizes standout IT solution providers who have successfully transformed their businesses to meet the demands of emerging technologies such as cloud computing, unified communications, virtualization, mobility, business analytics and business intelligence. These solution providers, all in business for fewer than 20 years, have adapted to an evolving marketplace with a notable penchant for bringing key technologies to their clients before they become mainstream. Kevin Goodman, BlueBridge Networks Managing Director, Partner noted, "While we are engaged in traditional hosting and collocation, we also offer cloud computing and managed services including managed storage and security and we have an enterprise-class reseller division offering a host of hardware, software and data center optimization solutions. In a web and data-centric world, data is the lifeblood of an organization and we serve as stewards, offering a total IT solution, thereby reducing costs and improving efficiencies. Above all, BBN is about best in class data centers where high availability, reliability and security are paramount. Poised for the next ten years and beyond, we have moved from pioneer to innovator and are honored that CRN continues to recognize us for the same," said Goodman. "The solution providers on our Next-Gen 250 list are ahead of the curve when it comes to working with emerging technologies and building successful practice areas around them," said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. "These remarkably agile companies, both established enterprises and new ones, were among the first to architect innovative solutions to meet a brand new set of customer needs. We congratulate the honorees named to this exclusive list and look forward to seeing what other innovations they have in store."