iCore Networks, an award-winning technology leader in cloud computing, Applications on Demand, and one of the original providers of cloud-based hosted application services, announces today that it has been named a Platinum Level Polycom Choice Partner, the highest designation awarded by Polycom, Inc., the global leader in open, standards-based unified communications and collaboration (UC&C). This prestigious designation is awarded as a result of meeting the demanding standards required by Polycom, and places iCore among an elite tier of global partners that share a demonstrated track-record for their successful ability to deliver complex and robust solutions to meet businesses' evolving and most specialized unified communications needs.
"The Polycom Choice Partner Program gives customers the confidence that they're selecting a world-class team to help them design and implement a UC&C solution. By collaborating with Polycom as a Platinum Level Choice Partner iCore can deliver UC&C solutions that power greater productivity and smarter conversations, transforming lives and businesses in the process. iCore's consultative approach, track record of success, and significant investments to extend and enhance their technical expertise is impressive and increasingly required to meet rapidly evolving market demand,' said Shawn Puddester, vice president, North America Sales, Global Cloud & Service Provider Solutions at Polycom.
Polycom's Platinum Level designation also indicates iCore's significant recent achievements as a global leader in unified communications solutions. It also underscores the company's continued commitment to investment in technological innovations and the development and delivery of innovative solutions to meet the ever-increasing needs of global businesses amidst the increasingly mobile workforce. Polycom's Choice Partner Program emphasizes achievement in a number of specialized areas with regard to a company's UC&C offerings, such as skills development and a range of value-added capabilities to help partners continue to support the needs of their customers while improving overall functionality, efficiency, and return-on-investment.
"We are honored to achieve this prestigious designation as a Platinum Level Choice Partner from Polycom, Inc.,' stated iCore's Chairman and CEO, Stephen G. Canton. "It continues to be a strong commitment for us to bring the best in available unified communications technology and innovation to our customers, and it is fantastic to be recognized for our achievements and leadership in this evolving area.'