22nd May 2014
VPW Systems, an IT Support and Computer Services company based in Exeter, Devon today announced that it has become a Microsoft Authorised Education Reseller.
This additional credential builds on the existing Microsoft Silver Partner for MidMarket Solutions by adding official confirmation and demonstration of the ability to meet the needs of a wide range of business, education and voluntary/charitable sector customers in today's challenging and increasingly IT centric environments.
The Microsoft Authorised Education Reseller (or "Microsoft AER") program is designed to train and ensure participating resellers on the options for licensing Microsoft Academic Licensing, authorises them to purchase and resell such licenses and demonstrate to potential and existing customers the knowledge necessary to best serve the educational sector.
VPW Systems has been working with customers throughout not just the Exeter & Devon region, but across the country - particularly in Dorset, Somerset and Cornwall where there is a particularly high need for competent partners to assist the wide range of companies, educational establishments and charitable organisations for a number of years, and this latest approval builds on and reinforces the credentials For customers, this means enhanced confidence that they're choosing a great partner for IT services, knowing they're picking a business who are established, have the staffing, expertise and capability to deliver ensuring IT spends are wise, and the end result for each customer justifies the investment.
Speaking about the AER program acceptance, Managing Director of VPW Systems, Vincent Paul Wilton said: "Existing customers already know that we're passionate about delivering quality IT services at an effective, fair price that deliver on the expectations of those customers and gives them a genuinely better IT service, making a real difference. We understand the different needs of the charitable, voluntary and education sectors - from the diverse equipment needs to helping ensure that restricted funding streams can be managed and best spent within the contraints given. In education we understand how to deliver effective IT that enhances teaching environments, can deliver large scale user and environment management as well as helping with back-office administrative systems. We're pleased to add the Microsoft AER scheme to our growing list of credentials that help customers gain confidence in the choice of IT partner, and helps ensure we remain trained, competent and able to deliver the results they expect"
More about Microsoft's AER program:
The Microsoft AER Program is designed to authorize and equip organizations that deliver academic products and services through the Microsoft platform with the training, resources and support they need to provide their customers with superior experiences and outcomes. "By becoming AERs, partners show themselves to be committed and trained in providing discounted Microsoft academic products to the education market," said Anthony Salcito, vice president of Education for Microsoft Corp.'s Worldwide Public Sector. "This authorization, along with our other education partner initiatives, gives our partners recognition of their areas of expertise and our academic customers the confidence that they are buying from academic IT specialists."
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