Cisco and CDW Partnership

About Cisco

Cisco is the world leader in creating technologies that connect the previously unconnected. Since 1984, it has been pioneering innovation to address customer challenges and change the way we work, live, play, and learn. They are the leading authority for the data centre, and the largest networking company in the world, constantly striving to discover new ways to transform how we connect and interact on a daily basis. Accordingly, they are an integral component in the data centres and business infrastructures of some of the world’s most successful companies.

Our Partnership

CDW and Cisco’s partnership spans nearly a decade. Our unrivalled expertise in transforming the data centre and practical working knowledge of complementary technologies, sees us well-placed to help our customers realise the true potential of digital-ready infrastructures powered by Cisco. We’re proud that Cisco has recognised our exceptional know-how surrounding their technologies by accrediting us as a Gold Partner – their highest partner accreditation – a status we have held for more than 5 years.

As one of the Top 3 Cisco partners in the UK, we are:

  • One of only 15 Shared Support Partners in the UK Enabling us to deliver Cisco’s Partner Support Service (PSS), and offer first and second-line support to our customers.
  • An Authorised Technology Partner (ATP) As an ATP for Data Centre, Security, Mobility and Enterprise Networking, we are granted the earliest insight into every Cisco development across these areas.
  • One of only 5 partners on Cisco’s Partner Technology Advisory Board (PTAB) This is by invitation-only, and entitles us to have direct involvement with specific Cisco processes. We are also members of their Partner Organisation Advisory Board.
  • An award-winning partner Cisco’s Global Partner of the Year 2016, UK & I Partner of the Year 2016, UK & I Data Centre Partner of the Year 2017, and many more.
  • At the forefront of Cisco technology Thanks to further accreditations including Cisco Master Cloud Builder, Meraki Managed Service Provider, Flexpod Partner and Smart Solution Partner.

Our Capability

CDW is fully equipped to help orchestrate and deliver whole-scale Cisco architectures, our broad range of expertise enabling us to successfully scope the right technology to tackle any challenge, connecting the data, people, process and things at the heart of every digital transformation. Our global capabilities also mean that we can respond to the challenge of digitisation on an international scale, and our first-class Proof of Concept facilities help us show many Cisco technologies working for real.

Learn More

Contact us to learn more about the services and solutions we deliver alongside Cisco.

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