Core BTS: Achieves Cisco Advanced Data Storage Networking sistinction

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Washington, D.C. – November 4, 2009 – Core BTS, a business technology infrastructure and collaboration company, announced today that it has achieved the Advanced Data Storage Networking Specialization (DCSN) from Cisco. This specialization recognizes Core BTS, a Cisco Gold Certified Partner, as having the required knowledge and expertise in selling, designing, installing and managing comprehensive storage networking solutions.

“We are thrilled to have earned this distinction with Cisco in 2009,” said Frank Albi, COO of Core BTS. “Core has recognized the rapidly changing Data Center and continues to be at the forefront of innovations and implementations across the United States. This achievement with Cisco, one of our top tier partners, underscores the commitment we have made to our customers when it comes to the new Data Center 3.0 and the Virtual Computing Environment (VCE) coalition between Cisco, EMC and VMware.”

“As a Cisco Data Center Storage Networking Specialized Partner, Core’s investment in the training and equipment required to provide integrated, collaborative and adaptive storage networking solutions ranks them among the industry’s most-qualified and a go-to partner for any business,” said John Growdon, Director of Marketing for Worldwide Channels at Cisco.

Bryan Bechtoldt, Core BTS CTO added, “This is great news for customers of Core. Our goal, as always, is to deliver the most efficient IT solutions for your organization, leveraging the knowledge and skills of our team. This added distinction gives us more opportunities to bring comprehensive solutions between multiple sites and across geographies that go beyond the basics of connectivity and price.”

About Core BTS

Core BTS, Inc. is a leading business technology infrastructure and collaboration company, providing organizations comprehensive IT solutions through its data center, security, application development, collaboration, carrier services, managed services and Inacom Learning practices. Core serves a wide variety of markets, including education, government and public sector, manufacturing, financial, healthcare and professional services. The Core difference is in bringing clients the expertise, availability, knowledge and talent of more than 350 skilled professionals. Core is headquartered in Washington, D.C., with branches in the Midwest and east coast.

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