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McKinney, TX, United States, 2012/02/23 - GDT has been named to CRN's Tech Elite List, recognizing IT resellers whose staff has attained the industry's highest levels of education and technical certification - GDT.com.
General Datatech (GDT) announced today it has been named to CRN’s second annual list of the Tech Elite 250. GDT is an award-winning Cisco Gold Value Added Reseller providing core routing and switching, unified communications, security, wireless, data center and storage solutions to clients nationwide. Companies on the 2012 Tech Elite 250 list represent an elite group of IT Solution Providers that have invested in the training and education needed to earn the most technical certifications in the IT Channel.
In compiling the list, CRN editors worked with the UBM Channel research group and a team outside experts to define the most customer-beneficial technical certifications in the IT channel. These technical certifications have enabled solution providers to deliver the most premium products, service and support to their North American customers.
“The 2012 Tech Elite 250 list recognizes an exclusive group of Solution Providers that have shown a dedication to helping customers innovate while reducing costs,” said Kelley Damore, Vice President, Editorial Director at UBM Channel. “By identifying and adapting to the skills and training needed to best serve today’s customers, members of the Tech Elite 250 have proven their commitment to delivering the products and services that today’s end-users value most.”
“We’re proud to be named to The 2012 Tech Elite 250 list,” said J. W. Roberts, CEO of GDT. “Being named to the list recognizes our commitment to our customers and to the ongoing training and education of our staff.”
A sample of CRN’s 2012 “Tech Elite 250” list is featured in the February issue of CRN Magazine.
Founded in 1996, GDT (gdt.com) is the 25th largest Cisco reseller in the world. GDT has built a solid reputation as the go-to-provider of large, complex, and strategic technology engagements. Our experienced, Cisco Certified, engineering staff and Professional Services team have real world experience, certifications, and the partnerships to deliver solutions that are truly best in class.
UBM Channel is the premier provider of IT channel-focused events, media, research, consulting, and sales and marketing services. With over 30 years of experience and engagement, UBM Channel has the unmatched channel expertise to execute integrated solutions for technology executives managing partner recruitment, enablement and go-to-market strategy in order to accelerate technology sales. UBM Channel is a UBM company.
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