VIENNA, Va., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroTech, a leading technology systems integrator in the public sector, announced today it has achieved Cisco® Gold Certification. To earn Gold Certification, MicroTech met rigorous standards set forth by Cisco in networking competency, service, support, and customer satisfaction.
"With our growing Unified Communications business, Cisco is an important MicroTech strategic partner," said Tony Jimenez, MicroTech President & CEO. "The advanced Cisco Gold certification will greatly enhance the solutions and service that MicroTech can directly offer to customers. We look forward to leveraging our Unified Communications & Collaboration experience, leading service delivery model, and talented, committed technology professionals in support of this valuable upgraded capability."
"We are committed to providing the tools, training and programs that facilitate partner growth, differentiation and profitability," said Edison Peres, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Channels at Cisco. "With specializations in Unified Communications, Routing and Switching, Security, and Wireless LAN, MicroTech has made an investment in developing the capability to deliver the integrated and customized technology solutions that today's customers demand."
The Cisco Resale Channel Program provides a framework for partners to build the sales, technical and Cisco Lifecycle Services skills required to deliver Cisco solutions to end customers. Through the program's specializations and certifications, Cisco recognizes a partner's expertise in deploying solutions based on Cisco advanced technologies and services. Using a third-party audit process, the program validates a partner's technology skills, business practices, customer satisfaction, presales and post-sales support capabilities, and other critical factors that customers consider when choosing a trusted partner.
As a Cisco Gold Certified Partner MicroTech has met the requirements for attaining the broadest range of expertise across multiple technologies by achieving Cisco advanced specializations in unified communications, routing and switching, security, and wireless LAN. In addition, MicroTech has integrated Cisco Lifecycle Services into its offerings and is required to maintain high levels of customer satisfaction. Cisco Gold Certification provides MicroTech with access to comprehensive sales, technical, and lifecycle services training and support available from Cisco.
MicroTech is a certified and verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and a certified 8(a) Small Business, and delivers robust process-driven performance for mission success. MicroTech applies its regimented process, enterprise IT experience, and state-of-the-art engineering solutions to integrate different technologies and create proven results that can respond to your strategic needs. MicroTech is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Cisco Gold Partner, HP Elite Partner, Symantec Managed Services Partner, Oracle Silver Partner, Autonomy Added Value Reseller, VMware Enterprise Partner, EMC Velocity Partner, Citrix Silver Solution Advisor, Adobe Solutions Partner, Dell Certified Partner, and IBM Business Partner. MicroTech is the Hispanic Business Magazine No. 1 Fastest-Growing Hispanic-Owned Business (2009 & 2010); CRN Magazine No. 1 Fastest Growing Solutions Provider in the U.S., and the National "Public Sector Integrator of the Year," and on the Deloitte 2010 Tech Fast 500, the No. 1 Fastest Growing Private Company in the Washington DC Metro area. ISO 20000 and ISO 9001:2008 certified, CMMI Maturity Level 3 rated, and ITIL management qualified, MicroTech is headquartered just outside the Nation's Capital in Vienna, Virginia, with key offices in Richmond, Virginia; Greensboro, North Carolina; Huntsville, Alabama; and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. To learn more, visit www.MicroTech.net. Follow MicroTechBUZZ on Twitter.
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