Virtual DataWorks Becomes a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner

[CANTON, OHIO – July 26, 2018] Virtual DataWorks today announced it has become a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner (AEP), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft AEP authorization, partners must complete a test to prove their level of academic licensing and market expertise.

The AEP program is designed to train participating resellers on Microsoft’s Academic licensing, authorize them to purchase and resell Microsoft Academic licenses, and demonstrate to potential customers that they are approved and knowledgeable academic partners.

Virtual DataWorks is a leading I.T. Consultant and Managed Service Provider located in North East Ohio. We believe that technology can either make or break your business. It all depends on how you leverage your technology to positively impact your business. Our Managed Services program lets us focus on your I.T. while you focus on your business. Our goal is to be your trusted partner and to ensure that your technology works for you.

 “This Microsoft AEP authorization shows our commitment to the academic IT marketplace and demonstrates our knowledge of Microsoft and its academic products,” said Matthew DeWees, President, “We hope to accelerate our academic customers’ successes by serving as technology advisors for their IT requirements.”

“By becoming AEPs, partners show themselves to be committed and trained in providing discounted Microsoft academic products to the education market,” said Anthony Salcito, vice president of Education for Microsoft Corp.’s Worldwide Public Sector. “This authorization, along with our other education partner initiatives, gives our partners recognition of their areas of expertise and our academic customers the confidence that they are buying from academic IT specialists.”

The Microsoft AEP Program is designed to authorize and equip organizations that deliver academic products and services through the Microsoft platform with the training, resources, and support they need to provide their customers with superior experiences and outcomes.

About Virtual DataWorks

Virtual DataWorks is a leading I.T. Consultant and Managed Service Provider located in North East Ohio. Virtual DataWorks offers a wide range of Managed IT Services, including but not limited to: Data Protection, Managed Voice Solutions, IT Consulting, SaaS Backup Solutions, and Office 365. Virtual DataWorks is here to be your trusted IT partner and make sure your IT works for you.