Dimension Data South Africa has announced that it has achieved Symantec Specialisation in the area of Data Protection with NetBackup. Symantec Data Protection Specialisation recognises technology partners with a proven track record and expertise in Symantec’s NetBackup solution, and ensures they have the skills required to deliver differentiated service to clients.
This specialisation recognises partners that provide complete protection for their clients’ information-driven enterprise.
“By achieving this specialisation, Dimension Data has demonstrated an investment and superior expertise in Symantec NetBackup,” says Stephen Green, GM: Data Centre Solutions, Dimension Data South Africa. “What this means for our clients is that Dimension Data will be able to better cater to their unique needs by delivering solutions to protect and manage their information.”
Chad Cleevely, channel manager, Africa at Symantec Corp, says the Data Protection with NetBackup Specialisation was designed to enable partners to differentiate themselves from the competition, maximise client opportunities, and accelerate revenue based on their expertise in the enterprise backup market.
“Specialised partners have invested in Symantec’s solutions to manage and protect their customers’ identities, as well as critical information. We are committed to our partners by providing them with the products and services to help grow their business.”
Partners such as Dimension Data achieve Symantec Specialisation by meeting certain requirements that deepen their knowledge and proficiency in a solution family, while receiving exclusive benefits as a result of their investment.