August 17, 2015

eGroup Recognized as Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Authorized Technology Provider in the United States


Mt. Pleasant, SC – August 17, 2015 – eGroup announced today that it has achieved Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) designation from Cisco. The designation recognizes eGroup as having fulfilled the training requirements and program prerequisites to sell, deploy and support Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure products and solutions.

Participation in the Cisco ACI ATP Program allows eGroup to offer their customers a new data center architecture designed to simplify operations and greatly reduce provision time through automation for their applications.

"eGroup is delighted to join an elite group of Cisco partners capable of helping business leaders make their applications perform with faster on-demand agility thanks to Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI)," says Lori Sussman, eGroup's VP of Services. "ACI is the first data center and cloud solution to offer full visibility and integrated management of both physical and virtual networked IT resources and we are proud to have earned this certification."

To earn the ACI ATP designation, eGroup fulfilled Cisco application centric infrastructure training and exam requirements. eGroup also met the personnel and post sales support requirements set forth by Cisco.

The Cisco Authorized Technology Provider Program is part of the Cisco go-to-market strategy for emerging technologies. The program helps Cisco to define the knowledge, skills and services that channel partners need to successfully sell, deploy and support an emerging technology practice.

About Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure

Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) in the data center is a holistic architecture with centralized automation and policy-driven application profiles. ACI delivers innovative

software flexibility with the scalability of hardware performance. An ACI network is deployed, monitored, and managed in a fashion that supports DevOps and rapid application change. ACI does so through the reduction of complexity and a common policy framework that can automate provisioning and managing of resources.

About eGroup

Headquartered in Mt. Pleasant, SC, eGroup provides innovative cloud, software, end- user computing and technical services to organizations across the Southeast. One of the region's fastest growing companies and five-time recipient of "Inc. 5000,"eGroup's solutions drive customer revenue while reducing cost to maintain IT infrastructures. Visit or call 1.877.eGROUP.1 (1.877.347.6871) for more information.

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