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Kovarus Achieves Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization From Cisco U.S.

SAN RAMON, Calif., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kovarus, Inc., a leading systems integrator specializing in increasing IT efficiency by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions, today announced that it has achieved the Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization from Cisco. This specialization recognizes Kovarus as having fulfilled the training requirements and program prerequisites to sell, design and deploy comprehensive Cisco® Data Center solutions.

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The specialization provides role-based training in three essential areas: Unified Fabric for optimizing data and storage needs; Unified Computing for streamlining data center resources and uniting network, computational, storage and virtualization platforms; and Unified Network Services for advancing the way application delivery and security services are provided in the data center network or computing environment.

"We are very pleased to achieve the Cisco Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization Certification," said Patrick Cronin, principal and co-founder of Kovarus. "The convergence of cloud, mobile and social media is significantly impacting how businesses consume, operate and manage IT. The next generation of IT solutions will need to be highly integrated, simpler to manage and highly scalable. This certification, along with our existing expertise in open source, VMware and Microsoft practices, will deliver our clients innovative solutions to enhance their business and deliver simpler and more cost-effective platforms."

The Cisco Resale Channel Program provides partners with the training required to build sales, design and technical talent and then validates their skills through a third-party audit.

About Kovarus

Kovarus focuses on increasing IT efficiency for their clients by architecting and integrating business-aligned IT solutions. The company's holistic approach to helping customers deliver IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS) focuses on the people, process, and technologies for enabling IT management and service delivery. This includes deep expertise in data center technologies, including: virtualization, server, storage, networking and cloud computing. Kovarus enables its customers to dramatically simplify their IT operating model and cost-effectively deliver the resources their organizations need to succeed in today's highly competitive environment. 

Kovarus has successfully helped a wide range of private and public sector customers drive business innovation and success. Founded in 2003, Kovarus is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area with additional locations in Sacramento, Seattle, and Denver. For more information on Kovarus, please visit www.kovarus.com.

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