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August 14, 2012
Cisco News - Softchoice Wins Cisco Master Specializations in Canada & US
By Jyothi Shanbhag, TMCnet Contributor
North American provider Softchoice (News - Alert) has recently received Master Unified Communication Specialization from Cisco (News - Alert) in the U.S. and Canada as well as Cisco's Master's Security Specialization in Canada.
Softchoice won this title from Cisco for demonstrating its commitment to helping customers to utilize advanced technologies to increase business agility, gain competitive advantage and improve collaborative processes.
Softchoice is a specialist in design, implementation and asset management services, as well as access to one of the most comprehensive and cost-effective technology distribution networks in North America. With more than 1,200 employees, Softchoice manages the technology needs of thousands of corporate and public sector organizations across the United States and Canada.
"This is a huge accomplishment for Softchoice," said David MacDonald, president and CEO of Softchoice. "We are very proud to be recognized as part of an elite group of partners worldwide who have achieved this double Master's distinction. It is a tremendous validation of our team and recognizes the quality and depth of expertise we have to deliver unique and innovative solutions to our customers."
Apart from its commitment to offer best services, Softchoice has also proved its ability in master-level sales, technical and services capabilities through both the audit process and based on customer references. In addition, Softchoice also showed that it has the right infrastructure and personnel to support a full menu of Lifecycle Services offerings, including advanced project management, support and troubleshooting capabilities.
"To help turn the promise of unified communications into a strategic advantage, customers are demanding an enhanced set of skills and capabilities from channel partners," said Richard McLeod, director of unified communications for worldwide channels at Cisco. "Softchoice's investment in the Master Unified Communications (News - Alert) Specialization ranks them among the industry's elite."
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Edited by Rachel Ramsey