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Press Release -- April 18th, 2012
Source: Cisco Systems

Cisco Recognizes Global and Theater Channel Partner Award Winners

13 Channel Partners Honored for Global Excellence, Three Partners for Being Top Theater Performers

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – April 18, 2012 – This week Cisco unveiled its Partner Summit award winners, recognizing the performance of its top global and theater channel partners in 2012.

The 16 global honorees were selected from more than 280,000 Cisco channel partners worldwide for their outstanding performance in 2011. Thirteen were recognized for global excellence, and three for excellence in a specific geographic region.

The Cisco® Partner Summit global award winners are:

Award Winning Company
Architectural Excellence: Borderless Networks Net One Systems
Architectural Excellence: Collaboration Worldwide Technologies
Architectural Excellence: Data Center Forsythe
Cisco Capital Partner of the Year Wipro Limited
Cloud Partner of the Year ECCOM Network System Ltd
Commercial partner of the Year Step Logic
Distributor of the Year Ingram Micro
Enterprise Partner of the Year Promon Logicalis
Learning Partner of the Year Firefly Communications
Public Sector Partner of the Year Bell Canada
Service Provider Partner of the Year AT&T
Services Partner of the Year IBM Canada
Solution Innovation Partner of the Year Block Solutions
Americas Partner of the Year CDW
Asia Pacific, Japan, and Greater China Partner of the Year Dimension Data Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Russia Partner of the Year Dimension Data South Aftica

“Cisco is privileged to work with the best channel partners in the IT industry,” said Edison Peres, senior vice president, Worldwide Channels at Cisco. “It’s an honor to recognize our top global and theater partners for 2011 this week at Cisco Partner Summit.”

The Cisco Partner Summit global and theater award winners are nominated by their Cisco theater sales teams. Nominations are reviewed by a group of Cisco worldwide and regional channel executives.

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