TAMPA, Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Concerto Cloud Services announced today that it has achieved the Cisco® Cloud and Managed Services Program (CMSP) Advanced certification with its Infrastructure as a Service. This certification by Cisco recognizes Concerto as having achieved an elite level of expertise to sell and deliver cloud and/or managed services. To be able to offer this service as a Cisco Powered™ Service, Concerto needed to complete a rigorous third-party audit of its services. This audit verifies that services are delivered with enterprise-class reliability, security and support.
The Advanced designation also recognizes Concerto's investment and commitment to providing cloud and managed services at Cisco's highest standards. The shared goal is to help businesses and organizations realize faster time to value.
"We are excited to work with Cisco to drive continued innovation in the cloud," said Greg Pierce, chief cloud officer, Concerto Cloud Services. "Concerto's 'Premium Comes Standard' offering promises the highest levels of service, scalability, availability and security. Joining the Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Program and achieving the 'Powered by' designation is validation of our ongoing focus on helping organizations leverage the cloud for growth and business transformation."
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Cisco Powered is the industry standard for cloud and managed services. Based on validated architectures and end-to-end security, Cisco Powered services minimize technology lifecycle complexity to reduce cost and risk. To ensure enterprise-class service, security and 24/7 support, Cisco partners offering Cisco Powered services must undergo a rigorous certification and third-party audit of their solutions. As the power behind the cloud, Cisco Powered services enable organizations to connect with confidence while achieving faster time-to-value, experiencing assured performance, and leveraging ongoing innovation built on open standards.
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About Concerto Cloud Services
Concerto Cloud Services is a fully managed cloud provider for mission-critical applications. Concerto makes IT easy by offering seamless integrations, complete infrastructure management and flexible deployments across virtual private, public and hybrid clouds. The Concerto team helps organizations use the cloud to reduce IT challenges and drive business growth through an application-centric approach and best-in-class technologies developed by Microsoft, Cisco, AWS and other leading providers. Advanced compliance and regulatory certifications, rigorous security protocols and a 99.99 percent guaranteed uptime are part of Concerto's "Premium Comes Standard" offering and have earned the company recognition as a top global cloud service provider. www.concertocloud.com
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