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UBDS First Partner Worldwide to Achieve VMware SD-WAN Master Services Competency

Samantha Durkin
30 January, 2022

UBDS, the go-to digital transformation partner to public and private sectors, today announced that it has become the first partner worldwide to achieve the SD-WAN Master Services Competency (MSC) and has become a Principal-level partner in Networking and Security within VMware Partner Connect. This achievement demonstrates UBDS’s continued efforts in becoming an expert in VMware solutions and services. Further, UBDS has taken the necessary steps to ensure both pre-sales and delivery technical engineers have met the level of expertise required to be a Principal-level Networking and Security partner and demonstrated a growing company sales performance.

The SD-WAN MSC validates that UBDS have a deep understanding of SD-WAN core fundamentals and proficiency in complex SD-Wan design, implementation and lifecycle service orchestration methodologies. UBDS are able to help their customers in their digital transformation journey, solving complex networking, whilst being able to provide outcomes at pace, including lowering total cost of ownership, simplifying operations and cloud management, optimising application performance, and accelerating cloud adoption.

“Principal-level status within VMware’s Partner Connect Program is awarded to the most elite tier of partners” said Herve Reanult, VP Cloud EMEA, VMware.” This means UBDS is positioned to offer their customers flexible, key solutions for their IT needs. We look forward to continuing our valued partnership with UBDS.

“We are very proud to be the first partner to achieve the SD-WAN MSC worldwide as well as becoming a Principal Partner”, says Jo Feldman, Chief Commercial Officer. “Our team works extremely hard to stay up to date with latest technologies and methodologies across digital transformation themes. We delivered the largest SD-WAN network transformation in Europe at the Department of Work and Pension, across 900 sites, and are working with many other public and private sector customers, helping them move from ‘network centric’ to ‘data centric’ networks, implementing Zero Trust Models, and providing them with the platforms to innovate”.


Organisations turn to UBDS for their deep knowledge, specialist skills, years of on the job experience, and their can-do and get-it-done culture. UBDS provide high-impact, outcomes driven service at pace, ensuring the top and bottom-line growth of their customers, and equipping their customers with cutting edge technology that drives innovation.

You can read more about how UBDS is uniquely equipped to deliver network solutions here.

Samantha Durkin
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