Selected from hundreds of entries from around the world, Cisco customers King County and Almaviva TSF met the stringent criteria defined by Computerworld, the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA), and Storage Networking World (SNW) for awards in the following categories:
1) Best Practices in Energy Efficiency, Green Computing and the Data Center:
King County -- Office of Information Resource Management (OIRM) -- Seattle, Washington
2) Best Practices in Virtualization and Cloud Computing
Almaviva Tele Sistemi Ferroviari (TSF) -- Rome, Italy
About our customers:
King County, the 14th largest county in the United States, used the Nexus platform and MDS switches to build a highly efficient data center shared by all departments. To learn more about how they achieved a green environment, read here.
Almaviva Tele Sistemi Ferroviari (TSF) is one of the leading providers of ICT services to the transport and logistics industries in Italy. Alberto Giaccone, head of network operations at TSF, was present for the awards ceremony. To learn t how TSF transformed its business model deploying Cisco data center best practices, read here.