EarthLink Secures Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Certification, Strengthening Infrastructure for IT Services Offerings.|
ATLANTA, GA — December 17, 2013 — EarthLink, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELNK), a leading IT and communications provider, today announced that the company is now a Cisco-certified Cloud and Managed Services (CMSP) Advanced Partner. EarthLink's designation as Cisco-certified through the CMSP program further bolsters its underlying infrastructure and support for its next generation cloud offerings, including Cloud Disaster Recovery, Private Cloud Hosting, FlexCloud Hosting and Cloud Hosting.
"EarthLink is very proud of our IT Services team that worked through months of detailed certification and process requirements to earn Cisco's CMSP Advanced Partner certification," said Thomas Hobika, EarthLink Senior Vice President of Cloud IT Services. "We will utilize our CMSP certification as a tremendous opportunity to expand revenue, build customer loyalty and differentiate EarthLink's sales force as we team with Cisco to sell our unique Cloud services."
EarthLink will now also participate in Cisco's 'Cloud Connections' panel discussion with Value Added Resellers (VARs) and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) as a pre-cursor to the February 2014 Channel Partners Conference and Expo in Las Vegas.
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EarthLink (EarthLink Holdings Corp.,
NASDAQ: ELNK) provides managed network, security and cloud solutions for multi-location businesses. We help thousands of specialty retailers, restaurants, financial institutions, healthcare providers, professional service firms and local governments deliver a reliable and engaging customer experience in their stores and branch offices. We do so by building and managing
MPLS WAN networks, by providing virtualized infrastructure,
secure WiFi and
compliance solutions, and by offering exceptional customer care. We operate a nationwide network spanning more than 28,000 fiber route miles, with 90 metro fiber rings and secure data centers that provide ubiquitous data and voice IP service coverage. Our EarthLink Carrier™ division sells facilities-based wholesale telecommunications to other providers and our award-winning Internet services connect hundreds of thousands of residential customers across the U.S. For more, visit
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