Cisco recognizes "Smart Everywhere" with its annual smart services awards

December 07, 2012 | 13:00
Cisco announced the recipients of its Smart Service Awards at the Cisco® Partner-Led Network Conference in Bangkok.

The awards recognise business partners and customers for exceptionally forward-thinking approaches in the delivery and integration of Cisco Smart Services.

The recipients demonstrate innovation, expertise, and highly effective working relationships that enable “Smart Everywhere” for businesses and empower the network with intelligence throughout Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China.

Smart Service Awards also underscore Cisco’s Partner-Led initiative, which helps to create new growth opportunities for partners, demonstrating commitment to its partners’ success and increasing the simplicity, speed and scale of doing business together.

“Cisco is proud to partner with so many well-respected and industry-leading organizations in the Asia Pacific, Japan, and Greater China region. We are also truly delighted to recognise our customers’ successes this year,” said Glen Cox, vice president of Services for Cisco Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China.

“It is my privilege to recognise the tremendous business outcomes our Cisco Smart Services Award recipients have achieved in delivering and using best-in-class services and approaches that serve as a model to the industry,” he added.

In the second annual Cisco Smart Services Awards programme, a new award category recognising customers who have used Smart Services to gain business insights was added.

The first one is Cisco Smart Services Partner Awards. This award recognises top Cisco channel partners who used Cisco Smart Services to accelerate the profitable growth of their services business.

Partners gained this award include Data #3 for Australia and New Zealand, X'IT Services Pte Ltd and Insung Information Co, Ltd. for Asia Pacific, Digital China for Greater China, Central Data Systems Pvt Ltd for India.

The second one is Cisco Smart Services Vendor Awards. This award recognises Cisco vendors who have demonstrated innovation in achievement of operational excellence for Cisco Services. Partners gained this award include NETMARKS INC for Japan, TNT Australia Pty Ltd for Australia and New Zealand, Flextronics Penang (Technology) Sdn Bhd for Asia Pacific and DHL Supply Chain for India.

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