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VSGi Recognized by Cisco as TelePresence Authorized Technology Provider in the United States

January 18, 2011 | Chris Payatagool
cisco_vsgi_logo.jpgLOS GATOS, Calif. & MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visual Systems Group, Inc. (VSGi) announced today it has achieved Cisco TelePresence Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) status. This designation recognizes VSGi as having fulfilled the training requirements and program prerequisites to sell, deploy and support Cisco TelePresence.

As an ATP Partner, VSGi will provide high level, end-to-end project management for total customer engagement, while ensuring excellence in customer satisfaction.

"We are pleased with this recognition," said Donald K. Jones, Chief Executive Officer of VSGi. "Cisco's products augment our ability to offer our customers the highest quality TelePresence and Collaboration products and services available."

"Cisco TelePresence changes the entire realm of communications and collaboration," said Richard McLeod, senior director of collaboration for Worldwide Channels at Cisco. "As a Cisco TelePresence ATP partner, VSGi has made an investment in the sales, technical, and lifecycle services capabilities that our customers need to help customers successfully deploy complete solutions."

ATP Partnership status is only awarded to the most established and experienced channel partners meeting the highest qualifications and the ability to implement and support TelePresence solutions.


The Cisco TelePresence Meeting solution combines the industry's first ultra-high-definition 1080p video with high-quality, wideband spatial audio, imperceptible latency and comprehensive environmental design. Meeting participants feel as if they are in the same room, even though they may on separate continents. With the ability to see and hear others in ultra-high-definition video and wideband spatial audio, users truly experience the subtleties and nuances delivered by body language, eye contact and facial gestures that make up more than 60 percent of communications. With Cisco TelePresence, participants focus on the meeting and not the technology.


Founded in 1988, VSGi ( is a nationwide leader in TelePresence, Video Conferencing, AV Integration, System Maintenance, and Managed Video Services. VSGi leverages a cross-functional team of sales, engineering, project management and 24/7/365 technical support personnel to deliver the highest quality solutions to customers. VSGi's unmatched experience provides its customers a fully integrated turnkey solution including design, configuration, project management and implementation, installation, testing, training and ongoing support.

VSGi and the VSGi logo are registered trademarks of Visual Systems Group, Inc. in the United States.

Cisco, the Cisco logo, Cisco Systems, and Cisco TelePresence are registered trademarks of Cisco Systems Inc. in the United States and certain other countries. 

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