Logicalis is pleased to be recognized as a AAA-level IBM Business Partner through the IBM Tivoli Deployment Accreditation initiative
Bloomfield Hills, MI (PRWEB) June 18, 2008
Logicalis (http://www.us.logicalis.com), a global provider of high-performance technology, has received an "AAA-level" rating through the IBM Tivoli Deployment Accreditation initiative for both Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) and TotalStorage Productivity Center (TPC). In order to achieve this rating, Logicalis had to demonstrate in-depth knowledge across these Tivoli Storage Management products.
The Tivoli Deployment Accreditation initiative offers IBM Business Partners the ability to achieve skills and certify in three levels (A, AA and AAA) of accreditation ranging from expertise in either individual products or a combination of products that provide an overall solution to customers.
As an AAA-level IBM Business Partner, Logicalis must have two Certified Solution Advisors within each solution area, three Certified Deployment Professionals around each product and an Advanced Certified Deployment Professional within a specific solution area.
According to a statement by Michele Grieshaber, director of SMB and channel marketing, Tivoli Software, "The Tivoli Deployment Accreditation offers a clear direction for IBM Business Partners on how to build skills in the Tivoli suite of products and benefit from opportunities in key growth areas including green IT and service management. Partners who make this investment will distinguish their offerings and skills from others in the industry."
"Logicalis is pleased to be recognized as a AAA-level IBM Business Partner through the IBM Tivoli Deployment Accreditation initiative," said Bill Mansfield, IBM Software Technical Consultant, Logicalis. "Our high-level of investment underlines our dedication to providing the best possible Tivoli support to our customers."
Want to learn more about Logicalis' IBM and Tivoli offerings? Visit Logicalis at http://us.logicalis.com/ibm.html.
Logicalis is a global provider of high-performance technology solutions. With over 1,500 people worldwide, Logicalis delivers smart solutions based on specific needs, not the latest IT trend. Logicalis provides options, direction and support to more than 6,500 corporate and public sector customers. The company attributes its success to the everyday positive experiences with its customers and strategic partners such as IBM, HP, and Cisco.
Logicalis has annualized revenues in excess of $1 billion, from operations in the UK, US, Germany and Latin America. Logicalis is a division of Datatec Limited (LSE/JSE:DTC), a $3.2 billion multi-national organization listed on the AIM market of the LSE and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. With over 30 offices in the United States, the company's U.S. headquarters are in Bloomfield Hills, MI. For more information about the Logicalis experience, visit http://www.us.logicalis.com.
Lisa Dreher, VP, Marketing & Business Development, Logicalis, Inc.
lisa.dreher @ us.logicalis.com; 425-201-8111
Arthur Germain, Principal, Communication Strategy Group for Logicalis
agermain @ gocsg.com; 631-239-6335