Media Release: Cisco announces annual partner award winners

TECHNOLOGY leader, Cisco, has announced the winners at their annual partner event and awards ceremony in Dunblane.

Says a spokesperson” “This annual event brings together Cisco’s UKI leadership and architecture teams to announce Cisco’s plans for partner programs, promotions and support over the next 12 months.”

At the awards ceremony, Capita IT Services Limited scored a hat-trick, winning the Partner of the Year, Public Sector Partner of the Year and Services Partner of the Year awards. Capita has continued to be a strong partner in Borderless Networks and is Cisco’s top public sector partner in Scotland.

BT won Borderless Networks Partner of the Year for their strong growth in Cisco’s borderless network architecture.

Small Business Partner of the Year was awarded to Links Business Solutions for their work in taking Cisco’s small business portfolio to market effectively.

NuVideo won Business Video Partner for their continued focus on driving video opportunities across different sectors.

Synapse UK Limited won Data Centre Partner of the Year. Synapse is one of Cisco Scotland’s local partners and has taken a new route to market for Cisco and continued to help drive opportunities in the data centre space.

4MS Networks has driven the adoption of technology in the oil and gas sector, achieved phenomenal growth and established a strong customer base in just four years, so scooped Enterprise Partner of the year. Arrowdawn, which has won an award in previous years, was named Commercial Partner of the Year.

Finally, ProVista UK Limited took home the award for Collaboration Partner of the Year for their level of engagement with the local Cisco team and their customers.

Donald McLaughlin, director of Cisco Scotland and Ireland, said:

“These awards recognise the vital support and hard work of our partners.

“This year we have seen some amazing achievements with our partners, from building huge growth into new sectors to demonstrating collaborative working at its very best.”


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