Zurich (ots) - sunrise has been awarded Gold Certification status
by Cisco for the quality of its network services. The award
acknowledges the efforts the provider has made in the area of data
communication solutions for business customers.
Cisco awards Gold Certification status every year - their most
important partner certification. sunrise's award emphasizes that the
telecommunications provider is capable of fulfilling business
customers' high expectations with regard to technical knowledge,
solutions and support in the networks area. In addition, the new
status means that Cisco will provide sunrise with comprehensive
support in these areas, thus also guaranteeing a total service for
business customers. Earlier this year, sunrise was also awarded the
Cisco Powered Network (CPN) label.
Cisco Gold Certified Partners are characterized by the number and
expertise of their support engineers, and by their specialist skills.
In the case of sunrise, Cisco is particularly honoring the quality of
its WLAN, IP telephony and security knowhow.
This partnership means that sunrise and Cisco will work together
even more closely in the future, and have marked this new stage in
their cooperative relationship with a certificate presentation
"Mr. Yves Bron (on the right of the picture), SP Channel Account
Manager of Cisco Systems, presents the Cisco Gold Award to Mr.
Christian Erismann, Director of the Customer Solutions Center at
sunrise is the brand name of TDC Switzerland AG, the company
resulting from the merger of the telecommunications companies diAx
and sunrise. The shareholders' meeting of TDC Switzerland AG is made
up of: TDC A/S 61.29%, TDC Tele Danmark A/S 17.43%, Dolomite Finance
Ltd. 14.88%, d Holding 4.26%, SBB 1.17% and UBS 0.97%. sunrise offers
its customers state-of-the-art telecommunications services in the
areas of mobile phone, fixed network and Internet. The sunrise mobile
phone network has the most modern GSM dual band infrastructure in
Switzerland and already provides a mobile phone coverage of 97%.
sunrise disposes of a high-quality, high-performance fiber optic
network with a total length of 7'000 kilometers - Swiss-wide.
Presently, sunrise has approximately 2'200 employees.
ots Originaltext: sunrise TDC Switzerland AG