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August 13, 2014
District Computers Becomes a Microsoft Authorized Education Reseller
District Computers earns distinction through commitment to academic customers.
Silver Spring, MD, USA — August, 13, 2014 — District Computers,, today announced it has become a Microsoft Authorized Education Reseller (AER), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft AER authorization, partners must complete a test to prove their level of academic licensing and market expertise.
The AER 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.
District Computers is a technology consulting and managed services firm that provides support and technology implementation services to organizations around Microsoft-based technology offerings. We help such organizations improve upon their operational efficiency. We specialize in combining Microsoft cloud services and complimentary third-party services, to provide a complete solution to and for our clients.
“This Microsoft AER authorization shows our commitment and specialism in the academic IT marketplace and demonstrates our knowledge of Microsoft and its academic products,” said Steve Hall (CEO). “We hope to accelerate our academic customers’ successes by serving as technology advisors for their IT requirements.”
“By becoming AERs, 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 AER 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.
District Computers (DC) is a Silver Spring, Maryland based company that provides technology support and consulting to small businesses and organizations. Since 2000, DC has consistently improved customers’ efficiency with solutions. For more information on DC, please call 202-558-5483 or visit www.districtcomputers.com.
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