SLAIT Consulting achieves NetApp Data Center FlexPod Premium Partner Status

Virginia Beach, VA– June 6, 2013 – SLAIT Consulting, a technology consulting and systems integration company, announced today that they have been designated as a FlexPod™ Premium Partner by Cisco and NetApp to deliver services and solutions supporting the FlexPod data center solution.   This accomplishment validates SLAIT’s expert-level competency to deliver unified server, storage, and networking architectures and recognizes SLAIT as a trusted advisor for clients wishing to migrate to next-generation data centers.  This elite status places SLAIT as one of only a dozen FlexPod Premium Partners in the Americas.

SLAIT Consulting is a NetApp STAR Partner and Cisco Premier Partner with over 22 years of experience designing and implementing enterprise storage solutions across mission critical industry applications in healthcare, financial services, manufacturing, legal, media, and public sector.   SLAIT has been a NetApp Authorized Professional Services provider for the past four years and is one of NetApp’s largest and most experienced partners having initiated our work with NetApp in 1997.

SLAIT has a substantial Clustered OnTap FlexPod™ test system at their Richmond facility and offers  clients a cloud-based Managed Storage as a Service that ensures NetApp storage systems are configured for optimal performance and availability.

FlexPod integrates best-in-class Cisco and NetApp components into a unified, validated data-center architecture. The FlexPod™ data center platform is a prevalidated solution combining storage, networking, and server components and integrating them into a single flexible architecture. The FlexPod™ data center platform is designed to speed the deployment of infrastructure and business-critical applications with reduced cost, minimal risk, and increased flexibility.


About SLAIT Consulting

SLAIT Consulting is an information technology company that specializes in cyber-security and data center solutions. SLAIT holds top partner status and certifications with leading technology organizations which enables us to help businesses, government and educational institutions develop comprehensive plans to build and maintain their IT infrastructure. SLAIT is headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA with regional offices in Richmond, VA, Greenbelt, MD, Raleigh, and Charlotte, NC. For additional information, call 800-761-6898 or visit

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