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Dimension Data named Blue Coat Global Systems Integrator of the Year 2006

  • 15 November, 2006 14:51

<p>Dimension Data, a leading IT solutions and services provider, has been named as Global System Integrator of the Year 2006 by Blue Coat Systems.</p>
<p>On presenting Dimension Data with the Global Systems Integrator award, Michael Rivers, Vice President of Sales, Worldwide Channel Partners, Blue Coat Systems said: “Dimension Data’s experience in delivering security and networking solutions combined with their ability to minimise IT complexity and consistently deliver IT solutions and services that meet the business needs of clients across all continents is unrivalled in the marketplace. Their dedication to client satisfaction and the professional manner in which they have developed their relationship with Blue Coat across the globe has resulted in substantial client wins during 2006.”</p>
<p>“Our partnership with Blue Coat and joint commitment to addressing clients’ security needs across the IT infrastructure in an integrated, manageable and cost effective way will enable us to take advantage of the opportunities within the Secure Application Delivery Infrastructure market,” said Gerard Florian, Chief Marketing Officer, Dimension Data.</p>
<p>Being named the inaugural Blue Coat Systems Integrator of the year is a recognition of the strength of Dimension Data’s partnership with Blue Coat both in Australia and also globally. Dimension Data’s highly skilled security team consistently delivers and manages complex technology solutions and services that meet the business requirements of our clients,” concluded Mr. Florian.</p>
<p>About Dimension Data
Dimension Data plc (LSE:DDT), a specialist IT services and solution provider, helps clients plan, build, support and manage their IT infrastructures. Dimension Data applies its expertise in networking, security, operating environments, storage and contact centre technologies and its unique skills in consulting, integration and managed services to create customised client solutions.</p>
<p>About Blue Coat Systems
Blue Coat secures Web communications and accelerates business applications across the distributed enterprise. Blue Coat’s family of appliances and client-based solutions – deployed in branch offices, Internet gateways, end points, and data centers – provide intelligent points of policy-based control enabling IT organizations to optimize security and accelerate performance between users and applications. Blue Coat has installed more than 25,000 appliances worldwide and is ranked #1 by IDC in the Secure Content and Application Delivery market. Blue Coat is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, and can be reached at (408) 220-2200 or</p>

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