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Alantex Corp. Listed Among Top Finalists for the 2012 Microsoft Management and Virtualization Partner of the Year Award

TORONTO, ONTARIO, Canada — June 25, 2012— Today,Alantex Corp. announced it has been selected as a finalist for the Microsoft Management and Virtualization Partner of the Year Award.

“I am really proud of our team to be recognized as a Microsoft World Partner Conference 2012 Award Finalist,” said Vladimir Kryukov, ALANTEX Corp. “To be honoured as the Microsoft Management and Virtualization Partner of the Year indicates the success of the Alantex Private Cloud solution with Microsoft System Center 2012 based on Cisco-NetApp FlexPod Validated Architecture, and demonstrates that Alantex has become the clear leader in Datacenter Cloud Transformation.”

Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. The Microsoft Management and Virtualization Partner of the Year Award recognizes a partner delivering management and virtualization solutions (desktop or server) that enabled customers to save costs, increase availability, and improve the agility of their IT infrastructure. The winner dramatically transformed a customers’ IT infrastructure, resulting in lower operational costs, reduced capital expenditures, and improved overall service levels. They used the Microsoft suite of virtualization and system management products, technologies, and solution accelerators, including, but not limited to:

  •          Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V
  •          Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2
  •          Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2
  •          Microsoft Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Suite
  •          Microsoft Enterprise Desktop Virtualization (MED-V)
  •          Remote Desktop Services
  •          Microsoft Application Virtualization

 AND at least one of the following:

  •          Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager
  •          Microsoft System Center Operations Manager
  •          Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager
  •          Microsoft System Center Service Manager
  •          Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager
  •          Microsoft System Center Essentials
  •          Microsoft System Center App Controller
  •          Opalis or Microsoft AVIcode

“We are proud to recognize our 2012 Partner Award finalists for their outstanding commitments to solving customer challenges,” said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. “Our partners are critical to our success as a company, and it is their creativity and innovative thinking in solving the unique needs of our customers that serves as the foundation for mutual, long-term success. We congratulate this year’s finalists on their achievements and look forward to following their continued success in the future.”

About Alantex Corp.

 ALANTEX CORP. is a Canadian Datacenter Cloud Computing and Management technology systems integrator and service provider that helps companies plan, architect, deploy and manage their IT infrastructure specializing in Datacenter optimization and cloud transformation for medium & large enterprises. We offer FlexPod based Datacenter Optimization and Cloud Transformation services with in-depth Workload and Infrastructure Assessment, Architecture, Design, Deployment and Optimization. For further information please see www.alantexcorp.com or www.microsoft.com/presspass/events/wpc 

The Microsoft Partner Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.

“Alantex brings all Datacenter Cloud Transformation components and subsystems together to deliver a complete solution which will drive your business success.”

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Alantex Corp. Achieves Select Certification from Cisco Canada

 

Toronto, Ontario – May 16, 2012 – Alantex Corp.announced today it has achieved Select Certification from Cisco.  The Select Certification recognizes Cisco® resale channel partners that focus on meeting the technology and services needs of small businesses.

“With Cisco Select Certification we aligned our strategy in Datacenter Optimization and Cloud Transformation with Cisco’s collaboration and network optimization technologies which will provide further value for our customers” said Vladimir Kryukov, Alantex Corp.

“As Certified partner with other leading technology vendors including NetApp, Intel and Microsoft, we value partnering with Cisco as strategic sense in Datacenter evolution,” said Vladimir Kryukov.

            “The Cisco Select Certification was created in response to customer demand for channel partners capable of designing and implementing Cisco solutions purpose-built for small businesses," said Andrew Sage, vice president of Worldwide Small Business Sales at Cisco. “With the Select Certification, Alantex has made an investment in obtaining the training, skills and knowledge necessary to play a pivotal role in meeting this growing demand.”

To earn Select Certification, Alantex fulfilled the training and exam requirements for the Cisco Small Business Specialization.  Alantex also met the personnel, training and postsales support requirements set forth by Cisco. 

            The Cisco Resale Channel Program provides a framework for channel 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 channel partner's expertise in deploying solutions based on Cisco advanced technologies and services. Using a third-party audit process, the program validates channel partner qualifications such as technology skills, business best practices, customer satisfaction, and presales and postsales support capabilities -- critical factors for customers choosing a trusted channel partner.        

 About Alantex Corp.

Alantex Corp. is a Canadian Datacenter Cloud Computing and Management technology systems integrator and service provider that helps companies plan, architect, deploy and manage their IT infrastructure specializing in Datacenter optimization and cloud transformation for medium & large enterprises. We offer FlexPod based Datacenter Optimization and Cloud Transformation services with in-depth Workload and Infrastructure Assessment, Architecture, Design, Deployment and Optimization. 

For further information please see www.alantexcorp.com.

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