Campbell, CA (November 15, 2011) –– Groupware Technology, Inc., a leading information technology solution provider, announced today that it has met the rigorous standards to become a Cisco Silver Certified Partner in the U.S. Cisco Silver Certification recognizes partners for their broad technical skills and advanced specializations; this high-level certification requires that partners demonstrate a measurably high level of customer satisfaction, validated by a third-party auditor.
To achieve Cisco Silver Certification, partners must achieve two of four qualifying advanced specializations. Groupware’s large and highly qualified sales and engineering teams have achieved all four advanced specializations: Unified Communications, Routing and Switching, Security, and Wireless LAN. Groupware engineers have the qualifications and hands-on expertise to design and deploy secure, cost-effective data center network infrastructures that deliver robust services and can support demand for physical, virtual and cloud architectures. “Cisco is of strategic importance to our business, and the delivery of integrated network solutions is of increasingly critical importance to our customers,” said Mike Thompson, President and CEO of Groupware. “Our capabilities in security, advanced routing and switching and data center infrastructures are instrumental in helping our customers lower TCO and re-align data center resources with business priorities.”
At the Silver partner level, Groupware and its customers will benefit from an increased level of support from Cisco including premier access to products and services, technical support, productivity tools and training resources. Groupware’s state of-the-art technology lab in Campbell, CA helps customer assess and test networking solutions’ ability to lower costs and increase performance and agility prior to investment. The solution provider will continue to invest in Cisco solutions to help customer evolve their data center infrastructures through automation, virtualization and cloud computing.
Groupware Technology, Inc., headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, is a leading information technology solution provider with offices in Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington. The company provides enterprise technology solutions to its customers in commercial, healthcare and government markets. Groupware specializes in storage, security, networking and enterprise systems. For more information, contact (408) 540-0090 or visit groupwaretechnology.com.