Partners

Partnering with the industry’s leading technology innovators helps keep Force 3 at the forefront of technology.

Core Technology Partners

Cisco

Force 3 is a Cisco Gold Partner with both Security Master and Unified
Communications Master certifications. Cisco has recognized our Customer
Satisfaction Excellence, and in recent years Force 3 has been named Cisco’s
Security, Virtualization and Collaboration Partner of the Year, as well as
Cisco’s Federal Partner of the Year.

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Certifications

Cisco Gold Certified
Cisco Security Master
Cisco Unified Communications Master
Advanced Borderless Network Architecture Specialization
Advanced Data Center Architecture Specialization
Advanced Collaboration Architecture Specialization
Advanced Content Security Specialization
Cloud Builder Certified – Infrastructure Management & Services
Identity Services Engine - Advanced Technology Program
Advanced TelePresence Video - Advanced Technology Program
Wireless MESH

Awards

Cisco Federal Defense Partner of the Year 2013
Cisco Federal Partner of the Year 2012
Cisco Federal Collaboration Partner of the Year 2011
Cisco Federal Virtualization Partner of the Year 2010
Cisco Federal Services Partner of the Year 2010

EMC

partner-emc Force 3 and EMC partner to create systems, software, services, and solutions that enable customers to: Store, protect, optimize and
leverage information assets; Maximize value while reducing overall
costs; Design, build and manage intelligent, flexible, and secure information infrastructures

Certifications

Business Partner
Isilon Technology Architect

Awards

EMC Federal Civilian Partner of the Year 2013

VMware

partner-vmware As a Premier Partner, Force 3 has instant access to VMware,
the global leader in cloud infrastructure. Force 3 and VMware
accelerate organizations’ transition to virtualization; enable
more efficient and agile service delivery without compromise;
provide the industry-leading virtual infrastructure platform,
VMware vSphere.

Certifications

Premier Solution Advisor
VMware Technology Sales Experts (VTSE)
VMware Certified Professionals (VCP)
VMware Certified Design Expert –Network Virtualization

NetApp

partner-netapp Force 3 and NetApp accelerate your transition to the cloud
with the pre-validated FlexPod data center platform. We
integrate components into a single, flexible architecture;
Increase efficiency and reduce risk, so you can scale up or
out; Optimize for a variety of workloads in both virtualized
and non-virtualized environments.

Certifications

Platinum Partner
NetApp Partner Systems Engineer (NPSE)
NetApp Partner Systems Engineer Specialists ( NCDA)

Citrix

partner-citrix Force 3 and Citrix bring clients market-leading cloud, collaboration, networking, and virtualization technologies. With Citrix XenDesktop®
we deliver: Individual Windows, web, and SaaS aplications; Full virtual desktops to PCs, Macs, tablets, smartphones, laptops, and thin clients;
A VDI solution with XendDesktop® virtualization technology for desktop manageability, security, and standards compliance

Certifications

Gold Solution Advisor
Citrix Certified Associate - Apps and Desktops (CCA-AD)
Citrix Certified Associate - Networking (CCA-N)

Awards

Public Sector Partner of the Year 2013

HP

HP Gold Partner As an HP Networking Gold partner, Force 3 consistently delivers networking infrastructure excellence to our end users. Our Client
Services team specializes in developing and delivering HP Enterprise solutions that help to simplify IT environments with powerful,
next-generation networking capabilities.

Certifications

Gold Partner
Gold Networking Specialist
Master ASE Network Infrastructure
Silver Server Specialist
HP Server Solutions - Advanced Technology Program

Palo Alto Networks

Gold_Partner_Insignia (2) Palo Alto Networks is leading a new era of cyber security
by protecting thousands of enterprise, government and
service provider networks from cyber threats. We protect government agencies in every aspect of civilian and defense
operations. Unlike fragmented legacy products, our security
platform safely enables business operations and delivers
protection based on what matters most in today’s dynamic
computing environments: applications, users and content
in both, virtual and physical form factors.

Certifications

Platinum Partner
Accredited Configuration Engineer (ACE)
Accredited Sales Expert (ASE)

Splunk

Gold_Partner_Insignia (2) Force 3 is proud to announce their Authorized Partnership
with Splunk Inc., the leader in providing the platform for
machine data. Splunk software collects, indexes and
harnesses machine-generated big data coming from the
websites,  applications, servers, networks, sensors and
mobile devices that power business. Over 6,000 customers
use Splunk Enterprise to gain Operational Intelligence to
improve uptime, reduce cost and mitigate cybersecurity risk.

Certifications

Authorized Partner
Splunk Certified Sales Rep I V.6
Splunk Certified Knowledge Manager V.6

Force 3 is proud to partner with a host of other leading technology experts – see those partners here.