Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) June 26, 2014
Scottsdale-based IT consultants cStor (Custom Storage Inc.) has earned FlexPod Premium Partner status, announced Pete Schmitt, Chief Technical Officer at cStor. FlexPod Premium Partner is awarded to less than ten percent of Cisco and NetApp partners and represents the highest level of FlexPod competency.
cStor completed rigorous specialization requirements and attained multiple Cisco and NetApp certifications to achieve this designation. Cisco and NetApp’s FlexPod Premium Partner status validates cStor’s expert-level competency to deliver unified server, storage, and networking architectures. The NetApp Data Center – FlexPod Specialization acknowledges cStor’s company-level sales, design, architect and implementation competencies in addition to the following:
- Cisco Unified Computing Technology Specialization
- NetApp Professional Services Certification
- FlexPod sales, architect, design, and implementation best-practices training
“cStor is excited to receive Cisco and NetApp’s FlexPod Premium Partner designation. This recognition demonstrates our team’s knowledge, experience and dedication to offering a high level of IT consulting,” remarked Schmitt.
cStor helps companies strategize, create, and implement data center solutions that address business needs. Now more than ever, innovative clients know that IT can be a highly impactful enabler of business transformation, cost reduction, and competitive advantage. cStor's proven capabilities with key data center technologies provides clients with a fresh perspective, the ability to collaborate with recognized data center experts, and the confidence that goals will be met. cStor's team dedicates significant amounts of time and energy to be proficient in data center technologies. Hundreds of clients understand this value proposition—they know a focused, collaborative relationship with a creative, knowledgeable partner delivers superior results. http://www.cstor.com/cstor/about-us/
About FlexPod Datacenter:
FlexPod Datacenter integrates best-in-class NetApp and Cisco components into a validated enterprise-class IT platform. FlexPod® Datacenter validated solutions combine storage, networking, and server components into a single, flexible architecture for business workloads. FlexPod solutions speed the deployment of infrastructure and business-critical applications while reducing costs, complexity, and risk. http://www.netapp.com/us/solutions/flexpod/datacenter/