NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 7, 2013) - Presidio today announced that it has been named the recipient of a VMware Partner Network Award in the Global as well as the Americas category by VMware. The award was presented at VMware Partner Exchange 2013, VMware's annual partner event, on Feb. 26 in Las Vegas.
"We are pleased to recognize the outstanding achievements made in 2012 by members of the VMware partner ecosystem, particularly those partners serving our global customers," said Colleen Kapase, senior director, Partner Readiness, VMware. "VMware Partner Exchange is dedicated to educating and equipping our partner ecosystem with the resources and insights they need to help deliver first class solutions for the software-defined datacenter in the coming year. We congratulate Presidio on winning a VMware Partner Network Award and we look forward to our mutual success in 2013."
"The fundamental philosophy at Presidio is that we only partner with the best innovators in the market and we consider VMware one of our strategic partners," said Bob Cagnazzi, Chief Executive Officer at Presidio. "We are very pleased to be recognized by VMware as the top Solution Provider of the Year globally and are excited about the possibilities the future IT landscape will provide to our collective clients."
Partner recipients of a VMware Partner Network Award were acknowledged by VMware in 19 categories for their excellence in performance and distinctive achievements during 2012:
- Application ISV Partner of the Year
- Cloud Infrastructure as a Service Partner of the Year
- Management Competency Partner of the Year
- Public Sector Partner of the Year
- Renewals Partner of the Year
- Technology Innovator Partner of the Year
- Virtualization of Business Critical Applications Competency Partner of the Year
- SMB Partner of the Year
- Solution Provider of the Year
- Infrastructure Virtualization Competency Partner of the Year
- Business Continuity Competency Partner of the Year
- Desktop Competency Partner of the Year
- Training (VATC) Partner of the Year
- Distributor of the Year
- Emerging Market Partner of the Year
- VMware vFabric™ Partner of the Year
- VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP) Partner of the Year
- Consulting and Integration Partner of the Year
- Partner Executive MVP
About VMware Partner Exchange 2013
VMware Partner Exchange 2013 is the leading global event for virtualization and cloud partners, bringing thousands of members from the VMware partner ecosystem together to discuss the future of the industry. With more than 200 sessions, including boot camps, breakouts, and workshops, as well as an extensive exhibitor pavilion, partners gain valuable insight on how to leverage new technologies to deliver the software-defined datacenter to customers. To learn more about VMware Partner Exchange, visit www.vmwarepartnerexchange.com
Presidio is the leading provider of professional and managed services for advanced IT solutions. By taking the time to deeply understand how our clients define success, we architect enduring technology solutions that address their business needs. Our approach blends the credibility to deliver practical results today, with the creativity to drive the business visions of tomorrow. More than 2,400 Presidio IT professionals, 1,500 of which are engineers with over 2000 industry leading certifications, are based in 50+ offices across the US. We serve our clients through a unique, local delivery model while capitalizing on our scale as a multi-billion dollar industry leader. We are passionate about driving results for our clients and delivering the highest quality of service in the industry. For more information visit: www.Presidio.com.
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