Partners & Certifications Meet some of the companies we work with to bring you the best service possible! Microsoft US Partner Seller Microsoft Partner Sellers represent an elite subset of partners that have demonstrated expertise and reliability in the execution of Microsoft based IT projects. Program members are selected by Microsoft with the opportunity to closely coordinate on projects. Gold Cloud Platform Competency pinpoint.microsoft.com Cloud Platform Competency recognizes excellence in providing Microsoft Azure services with high customer satisfaction. Metro CSG covers a borad range of services regarding the platform, including server replacement, disaster recovery, data backup, and Identity. Microsoft Authorized Device Reseller surface.microsoft.com The Authorized Device Reseller (ADR) program empowers Microsoft partners to resell Surface devices and accessories to commercial customers as part of their overall customer solution offering. Microsoft ADRs are an innovative partner ecosystem that sell Surface devices and accessories to businesses of all sizes. Gold Cloud Productivity Competency pinpoint.microsoft.com Gold Cloud Productivity from Microsoft designates Metro CSG as a preferred provider of Office 365 services. We offer expert level migration and deployment services for Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and Skype for Business. As your Office 365 partner of record, we can also provide hands on help desk support for the platform. Cloud Solution Provider Metro CSG is a member of the Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider program, through which we are able to manage billing and admin support for Office 365 subscriptions run through our company. Though this, we can offer unified billing for Microsoft and Metro CSG services, as well as dedicated support with a faster response time. Microsoft Gold Certified Partner www.pinpoint.microsoft.com Partners at the Microsoft Gold Certified Partner level have the highest degree of expertise in working with Microsoft technologies, have the opportunity to build the closest possible working relationship with Microsoft, and receive the program’s top resources. Yealink Authorized Reseller www.yealink.com Yealink is a top-tier provider of state of the art Unified Communications solutions. Yealink's portfolio of Microsoft-certified, enterprise-grade Skype for Business IP phones offer a rich feature set, user-friendly interface and optimal cost performance. As a Yealink reseller, Metro CSG is designated as a dedicated distributor of hardware, including the T46G and T48G handset phones. Microsoft Small Business Specialist Microsoft Small Business Specialists are partners who recognize that small-business customers have IT needs and who are able to meet those needs with high-quality solutions built on Microsoft technologies. The solutions are configured according to customer requirements and are supported to ensure customer satisfaction. Microsoft Cloud Champion Club partner.microsoft.com The Cloud Champions Club program offers resources, incentives and training to eligible U.S. partners that have made a commitment to the cloud. The aim of the program is to support the growth of Microsoft Online Services business practices among Small and Medium-sized Business-focused partners (SMB). Ceritified Minority Owned Business Enterprise www.nyc.gov The Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Certification Program connects certified businesses with opportunities to sell their products and services to New York City agencies. The program's goal is to promote fairness and equity in City procurement processes by providing services designed to strengthen the ability of certified MBEs to increase their capacity and effectively contribute to the City's economy. Cisco SMB Select www.cisco.com Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate. Since the company's inception in 1984, Cisco engineers have been leaders in the development of Internet Protocol (IP)-based networking technologies. Today, with more than 67,647 employees worldwide, this tradition of innovation continues with industry-leading products and solutions. Cisco Premier Certified Partner Cisco Premier Certification recognizes and rewards partners that have achieved the Express Foundation Specialization. This foundational specialization expands technical competency in the integration of basic routing and switching, wireless LANs, and security technologies. In addition, Premier Certified Partners have integrated a basic level of Cisco Lifecycle Services into their offerings and have demonstrated a measurably high level of customer satisfaction. Cisco Meraki Partner meraki.cisco.com As a Cisco Meraki partner, Metro CSG is a certified reseller of the cloud networking platform, alongside its component pieces. In working with this platform our company also assists in the development of Meraki MDM (Mobile Device Management), as well as implementation. Microsoft Authorized Education Reseller - Gold Partner www.microsoft.com/education The Authorized Education Reseller program was designed to ensure that resellers are able to offer the highest levels of knowledge and support to educational institutions during the buying process. Partners with this designation have the experience required to make sound recommendations to schools regarding licensing and implementation. Layer2 Silver Partner www.layer2solutions.com Layer2 is a German based software company that creates custom components for Microsoft SharePoint, Office 365, and Windows Azure that modify IT infrastructure, resulting in an improved user experience. As a trusted Layer2 Silver Partner, Metro CSG proud to offer these services to its own customers, including the Business Data List Connector, Cloud Connector, and Knowledge Management Suite services.