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Softchoice Achieves VMware Master Services Competency in VMware Cloud on AWS

May 11th, 2020 – Toronto, ON - Softchoice, a leading North American provider of technology solutions and managed services today announced that it has successfully achieved VMware Cloud on AWS Master Services Competency. This competency demonstrates that Softchoice is committed to helping organizations accelerate their cloud transformations by leveraging their validated services delivery capabilities around advanced VMware technologies. Softchoice also holds Master Services Competencies in Data Center Virtualization and Network Virtualization.

“This Master Services Competency demonstrates Softchoice’s capabilities and expertise around VMware Cloud on AWS,” said Christopher Swadish, Director Business Development, Data Centre Software, Softchoice. “It represents our continued commitment in enabling our customers’ cloud transformation journey by providing them with customized solutions and a team of experts who can guide and support them.”

“VMware is excited to recognize Softchoice for achieving a VMware Cloud on AWS Master Services Competency,” said Sean Forkan, VP & Country Manager - Canada, VMware. “This achievement is a demonstration of Softchoice’s deep technical expertise in VMware technologies and their proven track record of successfully guiding customers in their cloud transformation journey by investing in customer-centric solutions and services.”

VMware Master Services Competencies are designed to help partners demonstrate customer-centric solutions and technical proficiency, with proven success and expertise in a specialized area of business. These competencies also allow partners to differentiate in five specific solution areas.

VMware partners can achieve VMware Master Services Competencies in:

VMware Cloud on AWS - Designates expertise in the delivery of hybrid cloud solutions based on VMware Cloud on AWS. This service provides an operationally consistent and familiar way to run, manage and secure applications in a hybrid IT environment.

Cloud Management and Automation – Designates expertise in delivery of VMware Cloud Management and Automation solutions and services with deep understanding and execution of cloud management design principles and methodologies.

Data Center Virtualization - Designates expertise in delivery of VMware vSphere environments and digital infrastructure services with deep understanding of and execution in Data Center Virtualization design principles and methodologies.

Network Virtualization - Designates expertise in the delivery of VMware NSX environments and services with deployment and optimization of NSX environment capabilities.

Digital Workspace – Designates partner organizational expertise to design, deliver and support the ongoing management of customer apps, data and virtual desktop solutions whether on-premise or cloud delivered. Achieving this competency validates partners’ deep understanding and execution on VMware Horizon and VMware Workspace ONE end-user computing solutions.

Softchoice was also named VMware 2020 Americas Value Partner of the Year, an acknowledgement of our commitment to enabling the growth of our customers’ business through the use of VMware solutions.

Learn more about Softchoice’s expertise in VMware solutions.

About Softchoice

Softchoice is one of the largest technology solutions and managed service providers in North America. Every day, thousands of organizations rely on Softchoice to provide insight and expertise that speeds the adoption of technology, while managing cost and risk. Through our unique points of view, we challenge leaders to think differently about the impact of technology on their employees and customers. Softchoice enables organizations to realize the full benefits of public cloud and a modern IT infrastructure through solution design, implementation, asset management, and assessment services, as well as ongoing support and mentorship through managed services. With access to one of the most efficient and cost-effective technology supply chains in North America, Softchoice also ensures products get to our customers quickly and in a trouble-free way.

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