Partnerships

Partnerships are a key aspect to the success of Convergent Computing (CCO) overall business strategy. Thanks to our partners and our relationships with them we can offer our customers unparalleled access to the latest technologies, best practices, support, training, and a combined vision aimed at solving their overall business needs. Just a few of our partnerships are listed below:

Microsoft Gold Certified Partner

Convergent Computing was the first in the world to attain the highest level of Microsoft certification, the "Certified Gold Partner for Enterprise Systems" and is currently a Gold Partner in 5 disciplines:

  • Advanced Infrastructure (Windows / Active Directory)
  • Information Worker (Exchange / Office / SharePoint)
  • Mobility (Windows Mobile)
  • Integrated E-Business (SQL / Business Intelligence)
  • Security Solutions (ForeFront / Identity Management)

CCO has worked with Microsoft for over 20-years and was one of the first LanManager integrators in the world. Today, CCO's experience spans Windows Server 2008, Exchange 2007, SharePoint 2007, ISA Server 2006, System Center Configuration Manager 2007, Operations Manager 2007, BizTalk Server, SQL Server 2008, Hyper-V Virtualization, PowerShell, Office 2007, and Windows Vista technologies.

Awards

  • Partner of the Year Finalist (2007)
  • Global Winning Customer (2006)
  • Security Solutions Specialization (2006)
  • Most Valuable Partner - Microsoft West Region (2006)
  • Top Regional Partner - Customer Satisfaction (2006)

Novell Gold Authorized Partner

Convergent Computing is the longest standing Novell authorized integrator (since 1986) in Northern California providing consulting, implementation, migration, and support services for the entire suite of Novell products and technologies (eDirectory, NetWare v3.x to v6, GroupWise, iFolder, iPrint, iChain, Managewise, Border Manager, and Portal).

CCO has several Certified Netware Engineers (CNEs) on staff that have years of experience planning, implementing, and upgrading Novell applications and services. These CNEs are also Microsoft MCSEs that can help organizations integrate and migrate Novell NetWare, GroupWise to other technologies into enterprise-based Microsoft Windows, Linux, Exchange, or other industry solutions.

Cisco Premier Certified Partner

In addition to having experience in network operating system and application technologies, Convergent Computing also has experience in LAN, WAN, Firewall, Wireless, and Voice-over-IP Telephony technologies. CCO helps organizations design and implement network infrastructures for optimum performance as well as provides assistance at configuring secured remote access, Internet firewall, remote office VLANs, VPNs, and mobile communication environments.

Hewlett Packard Business Partner

Providing more than just consulting recommendations and implementation support services, Convergent Computing also specs, procures, and implements hardware technologies like Hewlett Packard /Compaq  systems.  CCO has been an HP business partner for over 10-years and has provided upwards of $2-million a month in HP/Compaq servers, desktops, and storage solutions in technology solution implementations for organizations seeking a single integrator / consulting firm to assist with a complete hardware, software, and services solution.

Oracle Certified Partner

Convergent Computing was one of the first Oracle certified partners in the country providing assistance to organizations implementing and integrating their Oracle data warehouse or Oracle Financials systems into multi-platform (Windows, Netware, Unix) environments.

IBM/Lotus Notes Business Partner

Convergent Computing was one of the first Lotus Notes business partners in the country providing planning, implementation, integration, and support in multi-platform (Windows, Netware, Unix) environments. Today, CCO assists organizations with IBM/Lotus Notes integrate or migrate their Notes environments with/to other messaging environments such as Microsoft Exchange, IMAP, or POP3.  This includes implementation of gateways, use of 3rd party migration tools, and address book synchronization technologies.

Microsoft Great Plains Business Solutions Partner

Convergent Computing is also a Microsoft Great Plains Business solutions partner. With Microsoft acquiring the Great Plains accounting system and a concerted effort by Microsoft to integrate Client Relationship Management (CRM) technologies to its business services offerings, CCO is helping organizations meld their business practice requirements into their technology system infrastructures. CCO provides Microsoft Great Plains consulting, planning, migration, implementation, and support services.

Trend Micro Premium Partner

Convergent Computing is one of Trend Micro’s longest standing partners in California.  CCO offers all of Trend Micro’s anti-virus products and a broad range of services to help clients address anti-virus concerns, including review, design, implementation and remediation / support services.