The technology consulting firm from Virginia completes Cisco Specialization to sell, design, and deploy Data Center solutions.
Virginia Beach, VA – October 30, 2013 – Savant, Ltd announced today that it has achieved the Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization from Cisco. This specialization recognizes Savant 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.
“We are delighted to announce that Savant has added the Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization to our Cisco Certified Partner portfolio,” said Stan Kidd, Founder and CEO of Savant, Ltd. “We make it a top priority to modernize our knowledge expertise in order to adapt to the constant evolution of technology.”
In addition to the new Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization, Savant is a Cisco Silver Certified Partner and holds Advanced Specializations in Borderless Network Architecture, Security, Unified Communications, and Unified Computing Technology. Furthermore, they are also a Cisco Cloud Services Reseller and hold Partner Authorization for Capital Financing, Smart Care, ATP TelePresence Video Express, and Identity Services Engine (ISE).
Cisco products are often used in Savant’s end-to-end technology solutions for data centers, infrastructure virtualization, unified communications, network design, and more.
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.
About Savant, Ltd
Savant provides professional services to help customers implement, troubleshoot, and optimize their business infrastructure, applications, and solutions. Savant was founded in 1988 by Stan Kidd as an Information Technology consulting company. In 1997, Mr. Kidd became one of the first network technicians to acquire the Cisco Certified Network Expert certification. Shortly thereafter, Savant was hired by a large telecom carrier and became the early iteration of the company it is today, functioning primarily as a network infrastructure consulting firm. Over the years Savant has grown and taken on numerous new challenges as the technologies have changed and multiplied. Throughout our tenure we have always strived to provide our clients with services that enhanced and brought value to their businesses. For more information, visit www.savantltd.com.
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