FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
IQ Tech Pros Tapped by VMware Partner Network
17,000+ certified IT consultants and integrators gain support of virtualization giant.
Houston, TX (April 2011). IQ Tech Pros has been welcomed into the VMware Partner Network. Vendors, resellers and direct clients in the IQ Tech Pros network will now enjoy enhanced levels of support while completing large and complex virtualization and cloud computing projects.
“IQ Tech Pros’ alliance with VMware showcases the strength of the consultants in our virtualization and cloud computing network and allows us to amplify the scope of our knowledge-base and support capabilities at the corporate level.” said Kashif Aftab, CEO of IQ Tech Pros.
VMware-recognized Partners must acquire technical certifications and demonstrate the ability to provide comprehensive virtualization and cloud computing services to customers before being awarded with the distinction. Membership in the VMware Partner Network includes access to award-winning programs, tools and training designed to equip members with an expanded collection of virtualization resources to provide end-users with the best full-cycle virtualization services available.
“The IQ Tech Pros network houses a talented pool of IT consultants specializing in virtualization. Now, by formally aligning their practices with VMware’s industry leading expertise, IQ Tech Pros’ can capitalize on VMware’s resources to provide enhanced benefits to direct clients and channel partners,” states Aftab.
About IQ Tech Pros
IQ Tech Pros, with over 17,000 consultants, is the world’s largest full-service IT integration network. The company helps IT resellers find qualified consultants to augment their existing capabilities and help them compete in some of the largest and most complex IT projects. It helps consultants and integrators find projects quickly, get paid more consistently, and get work VISAs (if needed). Plus, it helps vendors extend the capabilities of their existing reseller base—so their resellers can better integrate their product as part of some of the largest, most complex bids.
IQ Tech Pros uses a NEW model, not one of the old “BIG consultant” models, it’s like a consulting co-op where members are treated as partners and everyone does better–the consultants, the resellers and the organization needing help.
VMware delivers solutions for business infrastructure virtualization that enable IT organizations to energize businesses of all sizes. With the industry leading virtualization platform – VMware vSphere™ -- customers rely on VMware to reduce capital and operating expenses, improve agility, ensure business continuity, strengthen security and go green. With 2009 revenues of $2 billion, more than 170,000 customers and 25,000 partners, VMware is the leader in virtualization which consistently ranks as a top priority among CIOs. VMware is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices throughout the world and can be found online at www.vmware.com.