Aztec Technology Partners of New England Achieves IP Telephony Specialization From Cisco Systems

Apr 12, 2001, 01:00 ET from Aztec Technology Partners, Inc.

    BOSTON, April 12 /PRNewswire/ --Aztec Technology Partners of New England,
 the leading e-Integration subsidiary of Aztec Technology Partners, Inc.
 (Nasdaq:   AZTC), announced today it has achieved the IP Telephony
 Specialization from Cisco Systems, Inc. The IP Telephony Specialization
 program provides Aztec with the training resources to develop an expertise to
 plan, design, implement and support Cisco IP Telephony solutions.
     "The Cisco Channel Specializations are designed to help channel partners
 develop a technology specific expertise, enabling them to differentiate
 themselves from the competition," said Tushar Kothari, vice president,
 Channels for Cisco Systems.  "By achieving our IP Telephony Specialization,
 channel partners earn more credibility and are recognized for having a proven
 expertise in Cisco IP Telephony solutions."
     Cisco specializations require channel partners to fill the following job
 roles with individuals who have met specific testing requirements: an account
 manager, responsible for the sales and customer engagement processes; a sales
 engineer, responsible for the network planning and design; and a field
 engineer, responsible for the implementation and support of the specified
 Cisco solution.
     William Doherty, Aztec vice president of technical services, said, "It is
 gratifying for Aztec to be among the elite group of Cisco IP Telephony
 specialists.  This technology market, in which Cisco is an industry leader,
 holds the promise of dramatic future growth."
 
     About Aztec Technology Partners of New England
     Aztec Technology Partners of New England is a leading provider of
 enterprise solutions for middle market and Fortune 1000 companies across a
 broad range of industries. Aztec helps clients manage their technology
 investment to maximize performance, realize higher profits, and streamline
 business processes.  Further information on Aztec is available at
 www.aztectech.com.
 
      Investor and news media contact:
      Robert Guenther
      Nicolazzo & Associates
      617.951.0000
      rguenther@nicolazzo.com
 
 

SOURCE Aztec Technology Partners, Inc.
    BOSTON, April 12 /PRNewswire/ --Aztec Technology Partners of New England,
 the leading e-Integration subsidiary of Aztec Technology Partners, Inc.
 (Nasdaq:   AZTC), announced today it has achieved the IP Telephony
 Specialization from Cisco Systems, Inc. The IP Telephony Specialization
 program provides Aztec with the training resources to develop an expertise to
 plan, design, implement and support Cisco IP Telephony solutions.
     "The Cisco Channel Specializations are designed to help channel partners
 develop a technology specific expertise, enabling them to differentiate
 themselves from the competition," said Tushar Kothari, vice president,
 Channels for Cisco Systems.  "By achieving our IP Telephony Specialization,
 channel partners earn more credibility and are recognized for having a proven
 expertise in Cisco IP Telephony solutions."
     Cisco specializations require channel partners to fill the following job
 roles with individuals who have met specific testing requirements: an account
 manager, responsible for the sales and customer engagement processes; a sales
 engineer, responsible for the network planning and design; and a field
 engineer, responsible for the implementation and support of the specified
 Cisco solution.
     William Doherty, Aztec vice president of technical services, said, "It is
 gratifying for Aztec to be among the elite group of Cisco IP Telephony
 specialists.  This technology market, in which Cisco is an industry leader,
 holds the promise of dramatic future growth."
 
     About Aztec Technology Partners of New England
     Aztec Technology Partners of New England is a leading provider of
 enterprise solutions for middle market and Fortune 1000 companies across a
 broad range of industries. Aztec helps clients manage their technology
 investment to maximize performance, realize higher profits, and streamline
 business processes.  Further information on Aztec is available at
 www.aztectech.com.
 
      Investor and news media contact:
      Robert Guenther
      Nicolazzo & Associates
      617.951.0000
      rguenther@nicolazzo.com
 
 SOURCE  Aztec Technology Partners, Inc.