Sizwe IT Group Awarded EMEA public sector partner of the year
Cisco Global Partner Summit
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – 15 May 2012 – Sizwe IT Group announced today that it is the recipient of a Cisco Partner Summit global award for EMEA Public Sector Partner of The Year Cisco unveiled the winners at its annual channel partner conference last month in San Diego, California, US.
Cisco Partner Summit global awards are designed to recognize exemplary channel partners who demonstrate best-in-class business practices and serve as a model to the industry. Areas of consideration include innovative practices, application successes, unique programs, problem solving and sales approaches. All winners are selected by a group of Cisco Worldwide Channels and regional executives.
"Cisco is privileged to work with some of the best channel partners around the world, and it is our honor to recognize Sizwe IT Group as a Cisco Partner Summit global award recipient," said Alpheus Mangale, Managing Director, Cisco South Africa. “The EMEA Public Sector Partner of The Year Award presented to Sizwe IT Group recognizes its outstanding achievement as a Cisco channel partner in EMEA in 2011.”
“Sizwe IT Group is extremely excited and honored to be recognized by Cisco for the work we have done in the public sector. We look forward to expanding this relationship and continuing to provide our clients with reliable world class solutions” said Sizwe IT Group CEO, Tim Modise.
Deirdre van Schalkwyk, BU Exec: Strategic Product, Sizwe commented; “Sizwe’s close relationship and strategic partnership with Cisco and other vendors enable us to provide end-to-end solutions to our clients. With the latest technologies and moving with the latest trends and niche in-house solutions we assure our commitment to our clients to providing industry leading solutions in the market space.”
Cisco Partner Summit awards are presented at three levels: global, geo, and theater. Cisco Partner Summit global awards reflect the top-performing channel partners within a specific technology market across several geographic regions.
As well as being a certified Cisco gold partner, Sizwe has also been extremely successful in the advanced technologies of Cisco’s physical security which includes Access Control, Video Surveillance and Ipics (IP Interoperability and Collaboration System). This supports their vision for the Intelligent Information Network and is the industry's first unified systems framework to provide true communications interoperability across disparate networks with the critical scalability, security and resiliency requirements that customers demand. They will continue to expand using these technology solutions to provide niche offerings to their customers.Cisco and the Cisco logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cisco and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries.