16 Oct CRESCENDO extends its capabilities to integrate Cloud Computing solutions
CRESCENDO facilitates the transition of companies to Cloud Computing and provides them through Cisco Cloud Builder and Vblock Qualified Partner certifications an unique expertise on the Romanian market.
Bucharest, October 16, 2012 – CRESCENDO the solution house, a specialized IT & C solutions and services integrator, announces today the entry into the Cisco Cloud program, becoming the first IT & C company Cisco Cloud Builder’s certified in Romania. This designation, together with the Vblock Qualified Partner status granted to the company by the VCE alliance in May this year, recognizes the unique CRESCENDO expertise in promoting and deploying complete Cloud Infrastructures based on Cisco technologies and strategic partnerships between Cisco, EMC, Vmware and VCE.
To become Cisco Cloud Builder, CRESCENDO has demonstrated that it has the skills to provide professional services (consulting, implementation, integration and support) to Cisco quality standards for all components of a Cloud infrastructure (security, network, computing, storage and virtualization solutions), including Cloud Infrastructure Management applications.
“This success completes the CRESCENDO capabilities portfolio to integrate Cloud technology solutions from the leading global IT & C manufacturers,” says Marius Tulea, General Manager of CRESCENDO. “In addition, together with the Vblock Qualified Partner status, we validate our commitment, expertise and continued investment in cloud computing and, last but not least, our mature practice in a young field such as virtualization. To date, CRESCENDO has successfully deployed Cloud infrastructures (Private Cloud, Hybrid Cloud) and other data center solutions, integrating multiple partner technologies for a number of key clients. We look forward to capitalizing on the skills and experience we have gained and to develop – together with our clients – projects that support their efforts to integrate multi-vendor technologies and migrate to Cloud Computing.” completes Marius Tulea.
“Cloud technology is one of the key elements of the IT industry that transforms how it is used by companies. According to the Cisco Global Cloud Index, between 2010 and 2015 global cloud traffic will increase, so that after 2015 it will represent a third of total data center traffic worldwide. Cloud expertise is becoming an increasingly important solution for Romania, therefore, we are very pleased with the CRESCENDO certification as a Cisco Cloud Builder partner,” said Cristian Popescu, Country Manager, Cisco Romania.
About the Cisco Cloud Builder Program
The Cisco Cloud Builder program certifies partners in building cloud solutions and providing professional services based on Cisco cloud technologies. The program proposes training to help partners acquire all their skills in selling and implementing Cisco Cloud solutions and approving third-party solutions in an integrated Cloud solution. In fact, the name “Builder” validates the partner’s competence in all three aspects of a Cloud implementation: infrastructure, management applications and professional services, and guarantees the quality of service and contract solutions.