Thomas Duryea Consulting Leading The Way With Symantec Specialisations

***Thomas Duryea Consulting recognised by Symantec for Expertise in Archiving & eDiscovery; Data Loss Prevention; Endpoint Management; and Data Protection***

Melbourne, AUSTRALIA – 7 June 2011: Thomas Duryea Consulting today announced that it has achieved Symantec Specialisation membership in the areas of Archiving & eDiscovery; Data Loss Prevention; Endpoint Management; and Data Protection.

One of the first companies across Australia to hold specialisations as a Platinum Partner, Thomas Duryea Consulting has experienced strong growth in the past year, with a sales increase of 3,000 percent. This growth has been spearheaded by the company’s Symantec Specialisation achievements.
Last year, Thomas Duryea Consulting was recognised as a Symantec Enterprise Value Partner and achieved Platinum Partner status and in 2009 the company won the Growth Partner of the Year Award. The company is also a specialised SMB partner.

Symantec Archiving & eDiscovery; Data Loss Prevention; Endpoint Management; and Data Protection Specialisations recognise partners with a proven expertise in technologies such as Enterprise Vault, NetBackup, Backup Exec, Symantec Endpoint Protection, Data Loss Prevention and the Altiris IT Management suite.

*“Symantec Specialisations and accreditations differentiate us from other partners in the ecosystem, adding value to our business across all areas,”* says Andrew Thomas, CEO, Thomas Duryea Consulting.

*“Symantec has a comprehensive set of solutions that complement our product offering and the services we provide our customers. Being a Symantec Platinum Partner helps Thomas Duryea Consulting deliver value and relevance to our customers and we’re pleased to be one of the first partners in Australia that has transitioned to the enhanced Symantec Partner Program.”*

With these Specialisations, Thomas Duryea Consulting will be able to better meet the needs of its customers by delivering high-value solutions to better protect and manage their information.

*“The Specialisations Program is designed to recognise partners’ investment in Symantec and reward their expertise. The program provides partners with the skills and knowledge required to deliver differentiated service to their customers,”* says Craig Scroggie, Vice President and Managing Director, Pacific region, Symantec.

*“Thomas Duryea Consulting has demonstrated a deep investment in Symantec and an expertise in delivering solutions and services that protect customers’ most critical information.”*

Symantec partners achieve Specialisation by meeting certain requirements that deepen their knowledge and proficiency in a solution family while receiving exclusive benefits as a result of their investment. With revenue last year of AUD $50 million and a team of 100 across Melbourne and Sydney, Thomas Duryea Consulting is well positioned to continue supporting Symantec deployments of all sizes.

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