(The Hosting News) – Data Strategy announced today that it has achieved the Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization from Cisco. This specialization recognizes Data Strategy as having fulfilled the training requirements and program prerequisites to sell, design and deploy comprehensive Cisco® Data Center solutions.
The specialization provides role-based training in three essential areas: Unified Fabric for optimizing data and storage needs; Unified Computing for streamlining data center resources and uniting network, computational, storage and virtualization platforms; and Unified Network Services for advancing the way application delivery and security services are provided in the data center network or computing environment.
Gregg DeWitt, President of Data Strategy states, “We are excited to add Cisco’s Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization to our suite of solution offerings. Achieving this designation is the strongest affirmation of Data Strategy’s commitment to fulfilling the vision of a truly virtual data center. Our clients have come to, expect and frankly, demand that Data Strategy demonstrate leadership in thought and action at the forefront of this rapidly evolving virtualized world. We are proud to once again deliver.”
“As a Cisco Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialized Partner, Data Strategy has made a significant investment in the training required to help customers accelerate their business growth, reduce the total cost of ownership, and extend the life of its current infrastructure by making its data center more efficient, agile and resilient,” said Ralph Nimergood, Vice President of Data Center Architecture for the Worldwide Partner Department at Cisco.
The Cisco Resale Channel Program provides partners with the training required to build sales, design and technical talent and then validates their skills through a third-party audit.
Data Strategy was formed with a single focus; to provide customers with the ability to effectively manage their data while controlling costs resulting from server and data growth. As virtualization experts, they concentrate their competence within the following areas of Data Center Optimization; Server/Desktop/Application Virtualization, Backup, Business Continuity, Networking Infrastructure as well as Private/Public/Hybrid Cloud Consultation. Data Strategy helps clients within industries including healthcare, education, financial services, manufacturing, government and retail. Data Strategy serves as a partner by helping to identify critical business objectives through solution design and implementation. It is this demonstrated experience that qualifies them to deliver tailored virtualization solutions across all industry-leading hardware platforms.
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