IT By Design Wins Nationwide Vmware Top Dog Compitition In Q1
VMware, the world's leading desktop and datacenter virtualization provider, today announced the first place winner of its nationwide Q1 Top Dog competition.
- (1888PressRelease) April 22, 2011 - New York, New York - VMware, the world's leading desktop and datacenter virtualization provider, today announced the first place winner of its nationwide Q1 Top Dog competition.
The winner, IT By Design, is an Enterprise Partner with VMware and has achieved recognition as one of the fastest growing VMware implementation providers on the East Coast. Specializing in server and desktop virtualization, IT By Design was a top contender for the coveted award among an elite group of VMware partners across the country.
Sunny Kaila, President of IT By Design, said, "VMware is a valued partner for us and we are proud to extend that relationship further with this victory. Our dedication to the program and commitment to providing the best in customer service to our clients has paid off."
Key metrics of the program included professional development, marketing outreach, Web presence, client relations, client acquisition and educational training.
IT By Design's Enterprise Solutions Group has a full team of certified VMware engineers, comprising VMware Sales Professionals (VSP), VMware Technical Sales Professionals (VTSP) and VMware Certified Professionals (VCP).
The award couldn't come at a better time for IT By Design, with the industry continuing to move toward a cloud-based model and clients increasingly requesting a virtual redesign of their network.
"When VMware invited us to be a part of this program, we were thrilled. It fits perfectly with our internal initiatives for 2011, which emphasize cost savings, energy efficiency and productivity improvements for our clients," said Sarah Strobhar, Sales Manager at IT By Design.
IT By Design has been asked to participate in VMware's Q4 Alumni Top Dog competition, which brings together the winners of the previous quarters into a tournament at the end of the year.
Tyler Dunyon, Inside Partner Business Manager at VMware, said, "IT By Design is a perfect example of what VMware looks for in an Enterprise Partner. The sales team and engineers leveraged everything that was available to them in the Top Dog program, and because of their hard work and determination, reaped not only the incentives that come with winning but also the respect of their colleagues in the industry. Most importantly, they will be able to apply the knowledge and experience gained to further their success across ITBD's portfolio of solutions."
About IT By Design
IT By Design is an information technology consulting firm based in Manhattan, specializing in infrastructure management, 24x7 Live Help Desk, remote & onsite support, data center hosting, virtualization, disaster recovery/business continuity, Exchange & SharePoint implementations, software development, Web services, online backup, network design, staff augmentation and senior engineering consulting. With certified engineers and top tier partnerships, IT By Design has been offering a full suite of IT services since 1998. For more information, please visit www.itbd.net or call 877-835-4823.
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 2008 revenues of $1.9 billion, more than 150,000 customers and 22,000 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.