TAMPA, Fla., April 3, 2018 – Vology, a leading Managed IT Services Provider, today announced that it has joined the Cisco® Channel Partner Program as a Cisco Gold Partner. To earn Gold Certification, Vology had to meet rigorous standards set forth by Cisco in networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction.
“It’s a significant accomplishment to join the Cisco Channel Partner Program, but it’s another to debut with the highest certification, as a Cisco Gold Partner,” stated Barry Shevlin, Founder and CEO of Vology. “This is a pivotal moment in Vology’s history. By partnering with one of the world’s strongest and most successful manufacturers of technology equipment, we continue to greatly expand our diverse portfolio of services and solutions that allow our customers to focus on growing their organizations, strategically and securely.”
“Congratulations to Vology for going for the gold and welcome to the Cisco Channel Partner Program,” said Rick Hill, Sales Director of Cisco’s South Partner Organization. “Of the more than 12,000 Cisco resellers in the U.S., Vology is now part of the one percent to be designated a Cisco Gold Partner. This honor reflects a breadth of skills across specific technologies and the company’s ability to support its customers in those technologies. We are excited to work with Vology and support its diverse customer needs.”
The Cisco Channel Partner Program provides a framework for partners to build the sales, technical and Cisco Lifecycle Services skills required to deliver Cisco solutions. Through the program’s specializations and certifications, Cisco recognizes a partner’s expertise in deploying solutions based on Cisco advanced technologies and services. Using a third-party audit process, the program validates a partner’s technology skills, business practices, customer satisfaction, presales and post- sales support capabilities and other critical factors customers consider when choosing a trusted partner.
As a Cisco Gold Partner, Vology has met the requirements for attaining the broadest range of expertise across multiple technologies, including security, collaboration, data center and enterprise networks architectures.
Vology, a leading Managed IT Services Provider, positions companies for growth by powering digital transformation and delivering custom solutions. Vology currently monitors, manages and maintains 260,000 devices at 32,000 customer sites, providing 24/7/365 support through its U.S.-based Network Operations Center. Vology is ranked as a top 25 Managed Services Provider in the world on the 2017 MSPmentor 501 list with access to 2,200 fully vetted field technicians nationwide.