SAN FRANCISCO, July 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FusionStorm, a national provider of IT consulting, technology solutions, cloud offerings and managed services, announced today that it has entered into a teaming agreement with Saker Systems, a provider of consulting, research and engineering services to the utility Industry in Southern California. The agreement will enable Saker to leverage FusionStorm's expertise and IT industry partnerships to deliver technology solutions and services to Saker's public utility customers.
FusionStorm offers best-of-breed products from leading IT vendors, including Cisco, EMC, VMware, NetApp, Dell and Citrix. These solutions are backed by FusionStorm's full lifecycle services across servers, storage, core infrastructure, communications and other technologies.
"We are pleased to partner with Saker to provide consulting, integration, implementation and managed services to complement Saker's engineering offerings," said Jason Myers, Regional Vice President, FusionStorm. "We believe that this agreement will create a unique, one-stop technology resource to meet the demanding requirements of Saker's customers."
Saker is a full-service engineering company specializing in the communication, IT, smart-grid and security niches of the utility industry, and certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). The firm utilizes a vast network of highly qualified contractors, many of whom lead distinguished engineering committees, hold patents for technologically advanced systems and possess numerous degrees within their field.
"I believe that Saker and FusionStorm are ideally aligned to bring advanced technology solutions to the Southern California utility industry," said Jeremy McDonald, VP of Engineering, Saker Systems. "We seek to partner with companies that share our passion for excellence and vigor, and look forward to working with FusionStorm to serve our customers."
FusionStorm is an award-winning provider of IT consulting, technology solutions and 24x7 cloud/managed services with national U.S. coverage and global distribution capabilities. The company assists organizations by providing complete solutions for system infrastructure, storage, networking, IP communications, security, database and disaster recovery, both onsite and in FusionStorm data centers.
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