Promise Technology Inc., a developer of open storage platforms for video surveillance, has been named the ‘Best Storage Solution Partner’ in Africa by Milestone Systems. Promise has now received this honour from Milestone on two continents, having also been designated as its leading storage solutions partner for the past two years in APAC.

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Milestone is a provider of open platform IP video management software (VMS), and the company’s relationship with Promise is a longstanding one that enables strategic collaboration. In 2014, Promise became one of the first IT infrastructure vendors to be certified by Milestone, and by continuing to qualify its storage appliances with XProtect® VMS Promise provides customers with even more solutions to solve their security challenges.

Integrators and end users designing, installing and operating surveillance systems which incorporate the Vess A-Series storage appliances and XProtect VMS can have confidence that the system will deliver an optimised user experience and perform reliably. Promise’s Vess A2330 and A3340 storage appliances are the latest offerings to become Milestone-certified.

Promise’s dedication to solutions

"Our open platform and community approach
enables our joint customers to take a ‘best of breed’ approach to building
their security solutions"

"We take pride in our extensive partner ecosystem and work tirelessly with these partners to ensure that we can provide our customers with optimal solutions for each and every project,” noted John van den Elzen, general manager, Surveillance Business Unit, Promise Technology. "We are honoured to have received this award from Milestone again. It is validation of our dedication to providing solutions that are purpose-built for the video surveillance market.”

"Our open platform and community approach enables our joint customers to take a ‘best of breed’ approach to building their security solutions. Our focus is here totally on lowering total cost of ownership, thanks to smart solutions and high performance.” commented Jurate Beniulyte, Head of Strategic Alliances, Milestone Systems.

"Our community approach presents a unique value proposition in the market, and partnerships like this are adding to the total solution power in the community. Promise was one of our very first Milestone-certified providers, and we are delighted to present them with the ‘Best Storage Solution Partner’ award for the third time.”

The award was presented at the Milestone Partner Open Platform Day held earlier this month in Johannesburg. Promise has set its sights on being named Milestone’s top storage solution partner on all continents, and will be making announcements in support of this quest in the coming months.

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