Press Release: Secure Data is Cisco 2018 Partner of the Year
St. Louis, MO – November 29, 2018 – Secure Data Technologies, Inc. (Secure Data) announced today that it has been named Cisco’s 2018 SMB Partner of the Year for the Central United States. Cisco unveiled the 2018 award winners at Cisco Partner Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada, in early November.
The Cisco Partner of the Year award recognizes the Cisco Channel Partner who has demonstrated the most exceptional commitment to their Cisco partnership, has achieved superior customer satisfaction, is focused on exceptional engineering and design for business-driven outcomes, and has consistent, industry leading business growth. Cisco’s Central geographic region is comprised of 13 contiguous states which include: North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois and Missouri.
“Our relationships with the Cisco team and our exceptional customers have created a shared understanding and commitment to delivering business-driven outcomes,” says Dana Steffey, Secure Data’s CEO / Founder, “I am incredibly humbled and proud of what we have accomplished.”
Secure Data Technologies is a Cisco Gold Partner with a consultative, enterprise lifecycle approach to enabling business outcomes. The St. Louis, Missouri focused company boasts the largest number of CCIE certified field engineers in the St. Louis marketplace, and has been lauded for its relentless innovation. Secure Data has a 12-month Cisco growth plan which includes advancements in DNA Center, Enterprise License Agreements, Hyperflex/Veeam solutions, SD Wan/Viptela solutions and enterprise security solutions.
“The bottom line is that Secure Data has experienced a phenomenal, consistent growth trajectory since our inception. Two of the critical elements propelling this growth are our commitment to Cisco, and our commitment to the local St. Louis economy,” says Steffey. “Our team delivers each and every day as we solve real business issues which affect real people in the St. Louis community.”
Cisco Partner Summit awards reflect the top-performing Partners within specific technology markets across the region. All award recipients are selected by a group of Cisco Global Partner Organization and regional executives. Cisco Partner Summit is attended by more than 2,100 global attendees from Cisco’s eco-system of Partners representing more than 1,000 companies worldwide from more than 75 countries.
Secure Data Technologies, Inc. is an infrastructure technology company, which provides clients with hardware, software, managed services and professional services in four areas: Collaboration, Data Center, Network and Security. The company has a deep-seated commitment toward long-term partnership, while providing fearless technological stewardship to enable business transformation.
Secure Data is a veteran-owned business that has grown from a focused Cisco practice, to an IT solutions provider that today excels in the development, testing, and implementation of innovative technology solutions and technology-based business strategies.
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