Wateen Solutions , a subsidiary of Wateen Telecom announced today that it has achieved the Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Advanced Certification. This certification recognizes Wateen Solutions (Pvt.) Ltd. as having the capabilities to sell and deliver cloud and managed services to help accelerate time to market and time to revenue. Additionally, the certification rewards partners for their expertise and investments for creating, selling and delivering cloud and managed services with financial incentives and go-to-market benefits in all countries of legal presence.

Commenting on this achievement, Wateen CEO Mr. Naeem Zamindar said:

Wateen is committed to providing technology solutions that will transform the way businesses operate in Pakistan. Extending our portfolio to Cisco Cloud and Managed Services is another step forward in realizing our dream of “Digitised Pakistan.

The Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Advanced Certification is part of the Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Program, focused on helping partners such as Wateen Solutions (Pvt.) Ltd. to envision, build, market, and sell cloud and managed services with business acceleration tools and services, sales training and the Cisco Cloud Marketplace to address the varied needs of its customers. As a Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Advanced Certified Partner, Wateen Solutions (Pvt.) Ltd. will offer at least one Cisco Powered service (either a managed or a cloud service with the Cisco Powered services designation), built on the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework, and provide basic management capabilities that support Cisco technologies.

Wateen Solutions (Pvt.) Ltd is one of the first communication providers in Pakistan to achieve the Cisco Cloud and Managed Services Advanced Certification. Progressively companies are embracing cloud computing environments for business solutions and Wateen Solutions is uniquely qualified to develop, deliver, manage and support innovative offerings like Cisco-based cloud and managed service solutions for the global marketplace.

In addition, Wateen Solutions (Pvt.) Ltd. has achieved Cisco Powered services designations in Cisco Powered Managed Connectivity MPLS VPN Solutions. Cisco Powered services allow customers to connect with confidence to achieve faster time to value by minimizing technology life cycle complexity to reduce cost and risk. Customers also experience assured performance through superior service, security, and 24/7 support from Cisco and its certified partners while taking advantage of continuous innovation based on open standards and Cisco’s extensive R&D investment.