|By Marketwired .||
|April 16, 2014 01:26 PM EDT||
CLEVELAND, OH--(Marketwired - April 16, 2014) - MCPc, a national technology integrator and consultancy, today announced it has been named to CRN's annual list of the Tech Elite 250. These top 25 companies represent an elite group of IT solution providers that have invested in the training and education needed to earn the most advanced technical certifications from leading vendors.
In compiling the list, CRN editors worked with The Channel Company's research group to define the most customer-beneficial technical certifications in the IT channel. These technical certifications -- from leading manufacturers -- have enabled solution providers to deliver the most premium products, service and support to their North American customers.
MCPc holds nearly every best-in-class certification of major technology manufacturers, including the following highlights:
- Citrix: Gold certification
- Cisco: Advanced Data Center Networking Infrastructure; Advanced Unified Communications; Gold certification; Advanced Borderless Network
- Dell: Premier status; Cloud Builder
- EMC: Velocity Solution Provider
- HP: Networking Elite; Virtualization Elite; Platinum Converged Infrastructure
- IBM: Premier partner
- Microsoft: Cloud Accelerate, Silver status; Silver Virtualization
- NetApp: Gold status
- Symantec: Gold status
- VMware: Desktop Virtualization; Infrastructure Virtualization
"The solution providers highlighted on our annual Tech Elite 250 have demonstrated a commitment to excellence and gained industry credibility by investing in the IT certifications necessary to stay competitive and deliver the highest level of service to their customers," said Robert Faletra, CEO, The Channel Company. "These featured solution providers have enhanced and strengthened their partnerships by earning some of the most difficult certifications from some of the biggest names in IT.
"We congratulate these organizations and look forward to their continued success."
"We are quite pleased to receive this recognition. We know that it underscores our deep technical understanding and ability to execute complex projects in meaningful ways for our clients," said Mike Trebilcock, CEO and Chairman of MCPc. "This is more than a laundry list of certifications -- it is a descriptor of best-in-class performance," Trebilcock continued.
Coverage of the Tech Elite 250 will be featured in the April issue of CRN, and online at www.CRN.com.
MCPc delivers scalable solutions to host, secure and optimize an anyplace workspace -- helping clients empower their employees to work from anywhere, and on any device. The company is a top 100 solution integrator, driven by partnerships with the world's leading technology providers. Headquartered in Cleveland, and with branch locations across the United States, MCPc maintains practice areas in data center and virtualization, borderless networks, collaboration, personal systems, mobility, imaging and printing, and professional and managed services.
From the data center to the desktop and into the cloud, MCPc ensures client success by leveraging IT to drive business performance, improve productivity and increase revenue. For more information, visit www.anyplaceworkspace.com, www.MCPc.com, subscribe to MCPc's business technology blog, or connect with the company on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook or Google+.
About The Channel Company
The Channel Company is the channel community's trusted authority for growth and innovation, with established brands including CRN, XChange Events, IPED, and SharedVue. For more than three decades, we have leveraged our proven and leading-edge platforms to deliver prescriptive sales and marketing solutions for the technology channel. The Channel Company provides Communication, Recruitment, Engagement, Enablement, Demand Generation and Intelligence services to drive technology partnerships. Learn more at www.thechannelcompany.com.