DELHI, November 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —
HCL Infosystems announced today that it has achieved Cisco®Gold Certification. To earn the Gold Certification, HCL Infosystems had to meet rigorous standards set forth by Cisco in networking competency, service, support and customer satisfaction.
Bimal Das, Joint President – Enterprise Products Distribution Business, HCL Infosystems Ltd. said, “We are pleased to announce our re-certification by Cisco as ‘Gold Certified Partner’, a status that we have maintained since 2008. This is a testimony of our efforts to be recognized as the first and most trusted choice for Principals, as we strengthen our Enterprise presence through an extensive pan-India network of deeply specialized enterprise distribution partners. We are confident that leveraging Cisco’s expertise will strengthen our endeavour of becoming the Technology Lifecycle Partner for Enterprises.”
The Cisco® Channel Partner Program provides a framework for partners to build the sales, technical and Cisco Lifecycle Services skills required to deliver Cisco solutions to end customers. Through the program’s specializations and certifications, Cisco recognizes a partner’s expertise in deploying solutions based on Cisco advanced technologies and services. Using a third-party audit process, the program validates a partner’s technology skills, business practices, customer satisfaction, presales and post-sales support capabilities, and other critical factors that customers consider when choosing a trusted partner.
As a Cisco Gold Certified Partner, HCL Infosystems has met the requirements for attaining the broadest range of expertise across multiple technologies by achieving Cisco advanced specializations in the four following areas – Enterprise networks architecture, Security architecture, Collaboration architecture and Data center architecture. In addition, HCL Infosystems has integrated Cisco Hybrid IT, the resale of cloud and managed services, into its offerings and is required to ensure high customer satisfaction in collaboration with Cisco. Cisco Gold Certification provides HCL Infosystems with access to comprehensive sales, technical, and lifecycle services training and support available from Cisco.
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems is one of India’s premier IT services, distribution and digital solutions company, enabling organizations attain and sustain competitive advantage by leveraging information and communication technologies. It offers a comprehensive portfolio of capabilities spanning IT & system integration services, digitally-enabled learning and career development solutions to value-added distribution of technology, mobility and consumer products.
Founded in 1976 as one of India’s original IT garage start-ups, HCL is a pioneer of modern computing with many firsts to its credit, including the introduction of the 8-bit microprocessor-based computer in 1978 well before its global peers. Today, the HCL enterprise has a presence across varied sectors that include technology, healthcare and talent management solutions and comprises four companies – HCL Infosystems, HCL Technologies, HCL Healthcare and HCL TalentCare. The enterprise generates annual revenues of over US$ 7 billion with more than 110,000 employees from 100 nationalities operating across 31 countries, including over 500 points of presence in India.
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