May 2, 2012 in iAnnouncements (E)
[prMac.com] Sunnyvale, California - The Enterprise Device Alliance today announced their latest strategic channel partnership with Milestone Technologies, Inc. (Milestone). Milestone is a distinguished IT service provider and Apple system integrator providing solutions and services to Fortune 1000 companies around the world. As a partner of the Enterprise Device Alliance (EDA), Milestone will participate in the educational, research and interoperability activities that the EDA conducts in order to help enterprises deploy, integrate and manage Macs, iPhones and iPads in a Windows environment.
Milestone has been a pioneer at integrating Apple into the enterprise and delivers on its commitment to provide its clients with superior IT support at any point during the life cycle of the IT infrastructure. Milestone offers IT solutions integrating Apple support services to a broad spectrum of clients ranging from corporate to government to educational organizations.
T. Reid Lewis, president of both the Enterprise Device Alliance and GroupLogic, Inc. observed, "We are delighted that Milestone has chosen to team with the EDA at this critical juncture as IT departments deal with the explosive growth of Apple Macs, iPads and iPhones in the enterprise. Milestone's reputation for business and technical acumen align with and strengthen the core value proposition of the EDA. Milestone's commitment to its customers will facilitate smooth deployment, integration and management of Apple devices in a Windows environment."
The first activity that Milestone will participate in as a member of the EDA is a hosted Luncheon for IT professionals to be conducted on May 17th in San Jose. Additionally, Milestone will co-host a webcast entitled "IT trends in Consumerization and BYOD" to be presented June 13.
"Milestone is committed to helping organizations easily deploy and integrate Macs and mobile devices," said Bob Wambaugh, Practice Director, Professional Services, for both Apple and Cisco Practices at Milestone. "The Enterprise Device Alliance member companies' solutions help IT organizations leverage their Windows expertise and infrastructure to manage and serve Macs, iPhones and iPads."
Milestone Technologies, Inc. helps each client achieve its individual business goals. Offering five specialized practices, the company's Apple Practice is enterprise-focused on secure Mac and iOS device integration, employing certified engineers and technicians. As an IT consultant and IT reseller partner, Milestone specializes in IT projects for LAN, WAN, datacenter and video conferencing. The 15-year strong Relocate IT Practice has been providing data center and desktop relocations in the San Francisco Bay Area, San Jose, Silicon Valley, East Bay, and North Bay. Milestone is a bona-fide Minority Business Enterprise as defined and adopted by the NCMSDC.
The Enterprise Device Alliance is a non-profit technology group that serves as a resource for organizations deploying, integrating, and managing Macs, iPhones and iPads in Windows-managed environments. The EDA delivers free information, market data, and access to solutions that support heterogeneous environments. The EDA member companies are leading technology solution providers for cross-platform enterprises. Members of the Enterprise Device Alliance include Web Help Desk, GroupLogic, Code 42 Software, Centrify and Absolute Software. Copyright (C) 2012 The Enterprise Device Alliance. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, and Macintosh are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.