Athens, 23 September 2010 - INTRACOM TELECOM, a part of SITRONICS, announced that it was awarded as "Services Partner of the Year 2010" for the wider Mediterranean region, which includes Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Cyprus, Malta and Israel, totaling 62 Cisco partners Gold and Silver certified. The award was presented at the annual world Cisco Partner Summit 2010 that took place in San Francisco, USA.
INTRACOM TELECOM has been a Cisco Partner, Gold Certified, in the Greek market since 2000 and the same distinction has been granted to the company's subsidiaries in Bulgaria and Romania differentiating it as a unique Group that implements and supports ICT technologies within the Balkan region.
The recent distinction confirms the top level of know-how and quality that INTRACOM TELECOM customers appreciate, while it acknowledges the wide network of high-caliber engineers in planning, implementation and support of advanced tailor-made solutions and value-added services in the area of Routing/Switching, Unified Communications, Datacenter networking & storage, Security and Wireless LAN.
Cisco's award is also a result of the continuous training of INTRACOM TELECOM's personnel in the telecommunication services field, rewarding the company's exceptional performance in serving and fully satisfying its customers. At the same time, it demonstrates INTRACOM TELECOM's ability to successfully address the challenges it encounters.
The Partner Summit Awards are granted to Cisco Partners for their exemplary business model based on country, geographic region and global levels.
During the last thirty years, INTRACOM TELECOM has been designing and implementing an important number of high-scale, turn-key projects worldwide and has established a significant customer base that includes over a hundred major telecommunication operators.
INTRACOM TELECOM is an international telecommunication systems vendor operating in Eastern Europe, the Middle East & Africa, Russia, the CIS and Asia-Pacific. Over 100 customers in more than 50 countries choose INTRACOM TELECOM for its state-of-the-art products and solutions. INTRACOM TELECOM has 2,300 employees, operates subsidiaries in 16 countries and is amongst the largest European companies leading in R&D investments. Since June 2006, INTRACOM TELECOM is controlled by JSC SITRONICS (Russia) with 51%. JSC SITRONICS is the technology subsidiary of JSFC SISTEMA, the largest consumer services company in Central and Eastern Europe. INTRACOM HOLDINGS Group (Greece) retains a 49% stake.