A hat-trick for ESET – ‘Champion’ status in the 2021 Canalys Global Cybersecurity Leadership Matrix

Not only have we been awarded ‘Champion’ status three years in a row, but we also managed to further improve our position compared to the 2020 matrix.

Canalys Cybersecurity Leadership Matrix

Global, June 2021

Access the complimentary Canalys Global Cybersecurity Leadership Matrix for a detailed assessment of 19 selected vendors in the market and see how ESET performed based on unique feedback from channel partners, Canalys quarterly shipment estimates and analyst insight.

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What makes a Canalys Champion?

Champions have the highest scores in the Canalys Vendor Benchmark for:

  • positive partner sentiment,
  • ongoing improvements in channel processes to drive simplicity and ease of doing business,
  • willingness to boost growth opportunities for partners,
  • demonstrable commitment to growing the share of revenue generated through the channel.
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Why ESET’s Partner Programme is rated “Champion”

We had a combination of the highest and most consistent scores in the Candefero Vendor Benchmark, the largest share of shipments, and have maintained strong growth. Our technical support, account management and overall ease of doing business were rated the highest by our partners. 

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Benefit from the ESET Managed Service Provider programme

Our MSP-optimised solutions are easy to use, minimise your daily operations, and let you provide top-rated security to help build trust with your customers.

Joining ESET's MSP Programme gives you a golden opportunity to increase revenue. Benefit from aggregated volume pricing, bespoke marketing support and local-based technical support. 

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Mutual growth through collaboration

ESET Chief Business Officer Ignacio Sbampato says: “Since our inception, we have kept the same values and approach towards the channel, continuously improving our resources and tools to help our partners develop their cybersecurity business and protect their customers from all types of threats, and we are proud to see they continue to recognize the quality of our products and services. It is rewarding to know that our partners rate us highly and value the investments we have made in our platforms and systems…”

Want to become an ESET partner?

This is just a glimpse of what ESET has to offer

Find out more about what ESET has to offer and how you could be supplying our award-winning products to your customers. We also have a best in class Partner Programme with UK-based support and training.

CRN Award 2019 - Partner program guide

CRN® 5-Star rating 2019 Partner Program Guide: 5th consecutive year.

ESET achieves highest score in SE Labs test in Q3 2020.

VB100 JUN 2020

In June 2020, ESET received the VB100 certification, its 110th VB100 award in a row.

AV Comparatives Real World Protection JUN 2020

Outstanding results of ESET Endpoint Security solution in the recent Real-World Protection Test.

30 years of continuous technology innovation

Deploy ESET’s unique multilayered, cloud-augmented technologies – the most advanced malware protection on the market – developed in 13 R&D centres worldwide.​​​​​​​

Machine learning & human expertise

Automated threat evaluation combined with world-class security researchers


Quality technical

24/7 local and reliable assistance round the globe in your language


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3rd party tests prove lightweight on performance & lowest impact on network


Effortless implementation. Single pane of glass, one-click management for all products


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Multilayered technology assures best detection rates and minimal false positives

More than a partnership

Join ESET's Reseller or MSP Program and profit from becoming 'more than a partner'.