Metaphor IT becomes Citrix Gold Partner and Virtualisation Specialist
Metaphor IT is a leading managed service provider who specialise in Cyber Security as well as Cloud & Virtualisation. Through their acquisition of Virtual Workspaces in 2016, the team at Metaphor IT has been partners with Citrix for many years.
In January 2017, we were given the ‘fastest growing Citrix Solutions Advisor’ award which recognises the rapid growth that we have achieved in the past 18 months. As part of our roadmap for 2017, we strived to become a Citrix Gold Partner and are very proud to say that we did it!
Our Chief Technology Officer – Mario Cirillo says “I am immensely proud of the team here at Metaphor IT for achieving Citrix Gold Status and virtualisation specialism in such a short space of time. This is by no means a mean feat especially in today’s market. However our team have demonstrated our exceptional ability to design, execute and manage solutions that enable our customers to grow their businesses and empower their staff. Well done team! ”
What does it take to win gold?
As a Solution Advisor, we work side-by-side with customers to plan, design, implement and maintain Citrix solutions that span mobility, desktop virtualisation, cloud networking, cloud platforms, collaboration and data sharing.
To gain Gold status with Citrix, organisations must demonstrate a high level of expertise and commitment to one or more of the Citrix technologies including Virtualisation, Mobility and Networking. Citrix Partners who achieve a specialist distinction have been rigorously vetted to join an elite group of best-of-breed partners with demonstrated success in real-world customer projects.
As a virtualisation specialist, Metaphor IT can deliver stronger customer value and give your employees the freedom to work from anywhere. We can securely deliver Windows, Linux, web and SaaS apps plus full virtual desktops to any device.
Gold Solution Advisors work closely with Citrix to successfully deliver Citrix solutions, so working with a Citrix Gold Partner offers a number of benefits that can help your business:
Sales expertise to ensure you maximise your investment in Citrix;
Experienced Solution Architects designing a solution for you;
Certified subject matter experts implementing your solution;
Proven programme and service delivery;
Access to the skills and resources you need to support and manage your environment.
Metaphor IT are also a Citrix Service Provider, meaning that we have access to a portfolio of subscription based technologies including Desktops-as-a-Service (DaaS), application hosting, mobility solutions and file sync and share.