ISC NETWORKS SELECTED AS PLATINUM MEMBER OF CITRIX SOLUTIONS NETWORK Thursday 1 November 2001 PDF Print ISC NETWORKS SELECTED AS PLATINUM MEMBER OF CITRIX SOLUTIONS NETWORK Platinum Status recognises ISC Networks’ commitment to server-based computing London, 30 October – ISC Networks today announced it has been selected by Citrix Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CTXS) as a Platinum-level member of the Citrix Solutions Network™ (CSN) programme in the UK. This invitation-only programme is available to organisations which have a strategic focus on server-based computing and deliver enterprise-level solutions. The Platinum programme creates a relationship between ISC and Citrix that is focused on providing ISC’s customers with world-class Citrix solutions for their business. ISC offers design, implementation, project planning and support as well as proof of concept and pilots for Citrix deployments. All business sectors and companies from SMEs to large corporates will be able to benefit from ISC’s extensive Citrix experience gained as a Gold CSN member and its decade of services knowledge. Established in 1984, ISC has developed into a £52 million business with over 250 staff in seven offices across the UK including London, East Midlands and East Anglia. "The CSN programme recognises leading value-added resellers that produce innovative, high-performance solutions for all types of customers. ISC Networks has been a long-standing and successful member, increasing the level and scope of services it provides to Citrix customers over the years," said Lewis Gee, UK sales director, Citrix Systems. "We look forward to continuing this successful relationship and reinforcing our shared commitment to provide the highest level of market support in the UK." Richard Berridge, ISC’s server-based computing business manager, explains, “ISC believes that the Citrix product portfolio fits perfectly with our business-focused solutions and provides ISC’s customers with an alternative to traditional methods of deploying applications. Citrix also delivers reduced total cost of ownership and quantifiable return on investment – a key consideration when organisations of all types and sizes are looking for real business benefit from IT expenditure.” ENDS. Notes to editors: About the Citrix Solutions Network The Citrix Solutions Network (CSN) includes more than 7,200 value-added resellers, distributors and systems integrators, worldwide. CSN members deliver complete server-based computing solutions that can include sales of servers, client devices, and networking equipment, as well as technical consulting, integration, training and support for Citrix MetaFrame application server software. The Citrix Solutions Network comprises three levels of participation to facilitate the widespread distribution of application server software. Value-added resellers and systems integrators can select from the Gold CSN and Silver CSN programs. The Platinum CSN level is an invitation-only program for value-added resellers (VARs) and systems integrators with a strategic commitment to application server computing. For more information, please visit the Citrix website at www.citrix.com About ISC With a turnover in excess of £50million and over 250 staff at its seven UK sites, ISC is one of the UK’s top 10 value added resellers (VAR). The company has grown its services capability steadily since its inception in 1984 and is best known today as a total IT solutions provider with proven experience across all business sectors, from retail and finance to manufacturing, service and the public sector. ISC’s reputation for high levels of customer service stem from its support centre staffed by over 80 expert technicians and administrators, 100 seat disaster recovery suite and helpdesk facility with capacity for over 15,000 support requests per month. ISC is a Platinum CSN member and one of the UK’s largest providers of Citrix solutions with unparalleled experience in planning, server-sizing, piloting and deploying these innovative solutions. For more information, please visit the ISC website at www.iscnet.co.uk Citrix®, MetaFrame®, NFuseTM and Citrix Solutions NetworkTM are registered trademarks or trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are property of their respective owners. Press enquiries to: Catherine Dhanjal / Stuart Campbell / Beth Spencer Portfolio Communications Limited 27 Emperor’s Gate Kensington London SW7 4HS Tel: 020 7341 2220 Fax: 020 7341 2225 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Ref: P201-108 This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Portfolio Communications in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.