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Softchoice Achieves Prestigious Cisco Master Security Specialization Certification

Security | Posted on July 22, 2019 by Tosan Martey

Softchoice leads the way on integrated and industry-leading threat intelligence, offering a wide array of advisory, implementation, managed, technical and optimization services.

“Softchoice has emerged as a clear leader by proving that they have the specialized skills necessary to be the trusted security partner for Canadian businesses.”

– Michael Tryon, Managing Director, Cybersecurity, Cisco Canada.

We are excited to announce that we have been awarded the Cisco Master Security Specialization certification, the highest level of certification from Cisco. It follows a comprehensive audit that evaluated Softchoice’s capabilities to engage customers in strategic discussions, understanding of Cisco solutions and abilities to support those solutions during and after deployment.

To achieve the Master Security Specialized Partner certification, Softchoice completed multiple Cisco training and technical program requirements, shared customer successes that included integrated security solutions and actively demonstrated how we enable customers to meet existing and future security threats using Cisco technology.

“In an age where cybersecurity threats are greater in number and more complex than ever before, stability, reliability and peace of mind are paramount,” said Siobhan Cox, Director of Business Development, Cisco at Softchoice. “With an integrated portfolio and industry-leading threat intelligence, Softchoice offers a wide array of advisory, implementation, managed, technical, and optimization services in partnership with Cisco to help IT leaders protect their businesses.”

“In a crowded field of IT solutions providers, each claiming to have unique capabilities, Softchoice has emerged as a clear leader by proving that they have the specialized skills necessary to be the trusted security partner for Canadian businesses,” said Michael Tryon, Managing Director, Cybersecurity, Cisco Canada. “Having recently achieved the highest level of certification from Cisco through the designation as a Master Security Specialized Partner, Softchoice is uniquely positioned to leverage an elite team of cybersecurity experts to design, develop, implement, manage and support a broad range of advanced security technologies from Cisco.”

“The investment Softchoice has made to develop a team of security experts to understand the challenges that customers across Canada are facing and the capability to design modern and effective cybersecurity solutions is why I am thrilled to partner closely with the Softchoice team to help companies across the country mitigate the risks associated with advanced and persistent threats in the market today. On behalf of Cisco Canada, I am proud to recognize Softchoice as a Master Security Specialized Partner.”

To speak with one of Softchoice’s security experts, contact us today.


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