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MicroTech's MicroKloud Steals the Show
Aug 30, 2013 (10:08 AM EDT)


TYSONS CORNER, Va., Aug. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Cloud Provider and Technology Integrator, MicroTech, made a major statement at this week's ITEXPO in Las Vegas, Nevada which is the world's largest and best-attended communications and technology tradeshow.  Education, innovation, and networking professionals from across the entire IT community saw the debut of MicroTech's newest Cloud Solution - the MicroKloud.

Cloud4SMB, which is part of the ITEXPO, is where MicroTech President & CEO, Tony Jimenez, unveiled his company's newest innovative solution, the MicroKloud. Part of MicroTech's family of cloud computing solutions, the MicroKloud is the cornerstone of MicroTech's many initiatives to simplify customers' transition to the cloud. With a focus on agility, scalability, and security, this cost effective, private-hybrid cloud is a next-generation solution. The MicroKloud appliance is a new innovative solution that provides an  on-premise private-hybrid cloud in one compact affordable package.

Among the 300 exhibitors the MicroKloud was selected by the judges as Best in Show for having the Best Cloud Solution for the entire expo. This prestigious recognition was based on creativity and technological innovation, placing an emphasis on a product's feature set, its innovative qualities, usability, ability to work with existing standards and products, and the degree to which it contributes to the development of future communications products and services. 

"We had no doubt the MicroKloud was going to be a hit at this international event," said Jimenez. "Once people hear about the solution's diverse capabilities and numerous benefits, they know it's something very special."

It was also announced that MicroTech was selected as the Golden Circle award winner for the MicroKloud Solution.  After evaluating more than 100 cloud offerings, the innovative new solution was deemed among the most beneficial to small businesses by the editors of Small Business Digest. The criteria used by the judges were: applicability to current work processes; ease of use, integration, expansion; value (cost savings, customer service, reliability, etc.); and benefits.

Additionally, MicroTech added another partner credential to its impressive portfolio with CA Technologies officially naming MicroTech as an AppLogic Cloud Center of Excellence.  This designation is in addition to the earlier certification as an HP Cloud Center of Excellence.

While at the event, Jimenez was a special panel member speaking on the "Cloud Computing: It's Not the Technology, It's the Business" panel. During the discussion he shared insights on how small and medium businesses can get around the technology barriers and make the right business decisions about cloud applications and services.  He also participated in an interview during Monday's Editors Day and was a guest on the Small Business Digest Radio Show which broadcasted from the event.

MicroTech provides Cloud Computing, Technology Services, Product Services & Solutions, Network Systems Integration, Big Data Management, Telecom Solutions & Integration, Unified Communications & Collaboration, and Financial Services as well as leadership/management skills courses, business simulations and vital industry certifications as part of MicroTech University to commercial enterprises, along with the public sector - managing more than half-a-million technology users daily. A prime contractor of over 100 Federal projects and more-than-25 procurement vehicles, MicroTech offers access to 2500 vendors and a million technology products and services across the government.

About MicroTech
MicroTech is a certified and verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) certified supplier delivering robust process-driven performance for mission success. MicroTech applies its regimented process, enterprise IT experience, and state-of-the-art engineering solutions to integrate different technologies and create proven results that can respond to your strategic needs. MicroTech is a Microsoft Gold Certified OEM Partner, Cisco Gold Certified Partner, CA Premier Partner, EMC Velocity Solution Provider Premier Partner, HP Public Sector Specialist Partner – Federal, HP Autonomy Value Added Reseller, Dell GSA Letter of Supply Holder, NetApp Gold Solution Certified Partner, Oracle Gold Partner, Enterasys NA Gold Partner, Citrix Silver Solution Advisor, Christie Silver Level, Adobe Silver Solutions Provider, Adobe Certified, SGI Platinum Partner, Symantec Registered Partner, VMware Enterprise Solution Provider, Polycom Authorized Partner, Hitachi Data Systems Federal Corporation Standard Partner, and IBM Business Partner. MicroTech is an Inc. 500 Hall of Fame member, a Top 5 Fastest-Growing Hispanic-Owned Business (2009-2012), a 2011 Red Herring Global Top 100 Technology Innovator, a Deloitte 2012 Tech Fast 500 business, and the No. 1 Fastest Growing Private Communications / Networking Company in the Washington DC Metro area. ISO20000 Information Technology Service Management and ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Systems certified, CMMI Maturity Level 3 rated, and ITIL Management qualified, MicroTech is headquartered just outside the Nation's Capital in Tysons Corner, Virginia, with key offices throughout the U.S.

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703-891-1073
WHiscock@microtech.net

SOURCE MicroTech