(The Hosting News) – Optio Data announced today they achieved Gold Partnership status in enterprise storage as part of Hewlett-Packard’s (HP) award winning PartnerOne channel program. HP’s PartnerOne Program aligns marketing and technical resources with channel partners who have made strategic investments to help drive complex HP solution sales.
“Going after HP Gold was a big commitment for us. We’ve been busy building out a world class HP proof of concept center while at the same time making huge investments in our technical competencies. The investments we’ve made in our pre-sales and delivery organizations means Optio Data is able to leverage HP’s entire portfolio when architecting solutions for our customers,” said Jeff Stevens, Executive Vice President of Optio Data.
HP’s PartnerOne has four membership levels, Business, Silver, Gold, and Platnium, to reward partners for investing in their relationships with HP. HP’s Gold designation in enterprise storage is awarded to partners who possess deep subject matter expertise on their most complex technologies including converged infrastructure, 3PAR StoreServ shared storage, StoreVirtual scalable storage and StoreEasy/StoreOnce backup products. To achieve Gold Partner status in enterprise storage, partners must also demonstrate competencies in HP storage solutions through stringent Sales and Accredited Technical Professional (ATP) Specialist certifications.
HP is a world-leading, information technology corporation that specializes in cloud, security, and big data. HP’s strategy is to create a better future for everyone through the company’s innovations and actions with a program called Living Progress. Living Progress helps human, economic, and environmental progress by using a sustainable business model.
About Optio Data:
With the support of a world-class professional services organization, Optio Data delivers efficiencies and flexibility through specializations in Cloud Computing, Data Management, and Technology Integration. Optio accomplishes this by leveraging a state-of-the-art proof of concept center and technology integration facility.
To request an HP product demonstration from Optio Data’s proof of concept center or to learn more about Optio Data, visit them online at http://www.optiodata.com or call 888-981-3282.