FARMINGDALE, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 04/22/09 -- Vicom Computer Services, Inc., a leading provider of advanced infrastructure and virtualization solutions has been awarded the VMware Northeast Partner of the Year award and the Prestigious North American Market Maker award at this year's VMware Partner Conference.
VMware's Regional Partner of the Year awards recognizes the partners who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to VMware products and solutions. This award is given to the top partner in each region who has excelled in overall revenue growth, customer support, implementation/architecture services and technical certifications. This year's Northeast Partner of the Year Award was presented to Vicom at the 2009 VMware Partner Conference held on April 14th through the April 16th.
In addition, Vicom received the prestigious VMware North American Market Maker of the Year award. The Market Maker of the year award is presented to the top partner in North America based on overall revenue growth and new account revenue growth.
"We are delighted by VMware's ongoing recognition of Vicom for our commitment to virtualization and the drastic effect it has had in the architecture of efficient IT environments," said Vic Verola, Vice President at Vicom Computer Services, Inc. "Vicom and VMware bring together the necessary technology, talent and expertise to accomplish great things for our customers and this award celebrates our collective successes."
Vicom was also recognized for its investment in the first Virtualization Center in the Northeast, which showcases the industry's latest Virtualization solutions in a diverse computing environment. Vicom's Virtualization Center contains over $1.6 million of the latest infrastructure equipment, software and more importantly, the staffs of architects, engineers and presenters who assist customers in architecting the right virtualization solution for nearly any project.
About Vicom Computer Services
Vicom -- "The Data Efficiency Company" -- is a leading information technology company servicing the Fortune 1000, state/local government and emerging mid-size organizations. As a major vendor in the IT Infrastructure arena, Vicom offers a full array of consulting services, products and solutions which allow organizations to operate in a more streamlined and efficient manner. Vicom's commitment to quality and customer service is the backbone of its corporate philosophy. In a recent survey conducted by a third party research organization, over 99% of Vicom's customers would have a "propensity to purchase" services and solutions from Vicom in the future. This statistic is not only indicative of Vicom's unyielding commitment to customer service; it is a result of the true partnership that the Vicom team creates with its customers. To learn more about Vicom, visit www.vicomnet.com or call 631.694.3900.
VMware (NYSE: VMW) is the global leader in virtualization solutions from the desktop to the datacenter. Customers of all sizes rely on VMware to reduce capital and operating expenses, ensure business continuity, strengthen security and go green. With 2008 revenues of $1.9 billion, more than 130,000 customers and more than 22,000 partners, VMware is one of the fastest growing public software companies. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, VMware is majority owned by EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC). For more information, visit www.vmware.com.