SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quest® announced today that it has achieved Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) designation from Cisco. The designation recognizes Quest as having fulfilled the training requirements and program prerequisites to sell, deploy and support Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure products and solutions.
Participation in the Cisco ACI ATP Program allows Quest to offer their customers a new data center architecture designed to simplify operations and greatly reduce provision time through automation for their applications.
“Quest helps customers get the capability they need including migration and maintenance of commercial, homegrown or off-the-shelf applications in the cloud or to adopt new cloud services enabling business innovation that is agile and cost-effective,” stated Tim Burke, Quest’s President and CEO. “We focus on governance and security throughout the design and implementation process to ensure our solution covers your networks, servers, databases, as well as your applications. We provide management on-site or from one of over two dozen global Quest Service Delivery Centers.”
To earn the ACI ATP designation, Quest fulfilled Cisco application centric infrastructure training and exam requirements. Quest also met the personnel and post sales support requirements set forth by Cisco.
The Cisco Authorized Technology Provider Program is part of the Cisco go-to-market strategy for emerging technologies. The program helps Cisco to define the knowledge, skills and services that channel partners need to successfully sell, deploy and support an emerging technology practice.
About Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure
Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) in the data center is a holistic architecture with centralized automation and policy-driven application profiles. ACI delivers innovative software flexibility with the scalability of hardware performance. An ACI network is deployed, monitored, and managed in a fashion that supports DevOps and rapid application change. ACI does so through the reduction of complexity and a common policy framework that can automate provisioning and managing of resources.
With more than 30 years of experience helping businesses adapt and thrive with evolving technology, Quest is one of the most established and versatile managed service providers, and a worldwide leader in technology management offering a portfolio of professional, cloud, and managed services. Either on-site or from one of over two dozen secure global service delivery centers, Quest offers security, disaster recovery, business continuity, data backup and replication, Desktops as a Service, virtualization, system performance, application development, and wireless solutions to power and manage your entire enterprise.
Quest was one of the winners of CRN’s Triple Crown Award and was named to their recent Fast Growth 150, Solution Provider 500, Tech Elite 250 and Managed Service Provider Elite 150 lists.