Viglen Technology PLC
18 August 2000
VIGLEN ACHIEVES PREMIER CERTIFICATION FROM CISCO SYSTEMS
Viglen Technology plc ('Viglen'), one of the largest UK direct PC
manufacturers announced today that it has achieved Premier certification with
Cisco Systems Inc. Viglen Premier certification status provides strong
recognition of Viglen's commitment to providing leading networking technology
to its customers.
'The purpose of the Cisco certification program is to build channel partners
expertise and help them develop profitable, long-term relationships with their
customers,' said Tom Mitchell, Vice President of Global Partners for Cisco
Systems. ' Customers who choose to work with a Premier certified partner can
be assured of a consistent level of product knowledge and technical support.'
Premier certified partners offer experienced sales and support services to
their customers. In addition, Premier certified partners provide five-day,
eight-hour technical service with 24-hour response time.
Welcoming the achievement, Bordan Tkachuk, Chief Executive of Viglen, said
'Viglen's ability to adapt to meet the changing needs of our customers has
helped us continue to thrive in an increasingly competitive IT marketplace. We
are delighted to be associated with Cisco Systems. By working in partnership,
We can continue to deliver the highest standards of quality and performance to
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