LIMA, OH., August 20 — Virtual Technologies Group (VTG) announced today it has achieved Select Certification from Cisco((R)). The Select Certification recognizes Cisco channel partners whose focus is on the small and medium-sized business (SMB) market.
To earn Select Certification, VTG team members, Dale Otto & Greg Knopp, fulfilled the training and exam requirements for the SMB Specialization. They also met the personnel, training, and post-sales support requirements set forth by Cisco.
“Virtual Technologies Group has provided Cisco services for more than 25 years,” says Chuck Greeley, CEO at Virtual Technologies Group. “Achieving Select Certification status is one of many steps we are taking to expand our networking capabilities and data center support services. By leveraging our technical expertise and support service infrastructure with Cisco solutions, we can better deploy, operate, and maintain the full lifecycle of networking solutions we provide to our OEM partners, IT service providers and SMB customers.”
“The Cisco Select Certification was created in response to customer demand for channel partners to be capable of designing and implementing SMB-specific Cisco solutions,” said Surinder Brar, Chief Strategist of the Worldwide Partner Organization at Cisco. “With the Select Certification, [Virtual Technologies Group] has made an investment in obtaining the training, skills and knowledge necessary to play a pivotal role in meeting this increasing demand.”
The Cisco Resale Channel Program provides partners with the training required to build sales, technical and Cisco Lifecycle Services skills. Cisco resale partner certifications — Select, Premier, Silver and Gold — represent an increasing breadth of skills across key technologies and a partner’s ability to deliver integrated networking solutions. Cisco resale partner specializations — Entry, Express, Advanced and Master — reflect an increasing depth of sales, technical and service expertise in particular technologies.
About Virtual Technologies Group
Virtual Technologies Group is a single source, IT product and services provider for SMBs and IT departments, delivering reliable, cost-efficient service, maintenance and support solutions. We leverage our local, Mid-Western and national service footprints along with industry leading methodologies and up-to-date certifications to support local and cloud-based data centers, network infrastructures, desktop/laptop environments, VoIP phone systems and more. During our 50+ year history we’ve ensured our clients optimal business performance by developing partnership-driven, long-term relationships to best understand their workplace needs and processes.
Learn more about Virtual Technologies Group and our 50+ years of experience in IT services by visiting us on the web at http://www.vtgus.com.
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