For the third year in a row, Raya Integration was awarded Cisco Architectural Collaboration Excellence Award of the Year during Cisco Global Partner Summit 2012. The annual chan el partner conference held on April 17th 2012 in San Diego, California, US, was attended by Cisco's partners from across theAsia/Pacific region, Japan, US, Canada, European and Emerging Markets. The award recognizes Raya Integration as one of Cisco’s sales arms in North Africa and the Middle East and reinforces Raya’s excellence in developing and implementing Cisco's Architecture Collaboration and Unified Communication Solutions in the real estate, banking and government sectors. Cisco Partner Summit global awards are designed to recognize exemplary channel partners who demonstrate best-in- class business practices and serve as a model to the industry. Areas of consideration include innovative practices, application successes, unique programs, problem solving and sales approaches. All winners are selected by a group of Cisco Worldwide Channels and regional executives. "We take pride in our ongoing strategic collaboration with Cisco for fifteen years. This fruitful collaboration has allowed us to expand Cisco’s outreach in the Egyptian market, as well as establish ourselves as one of the leading unified communication solutions provider across different sectors in Egypt, positioning us as Cisco's best Service Partner in Egypt," commented Hisham Abdel Rassoul, CEO of Raya IT. Raya’s Networking and Professional Services team has been always successful in delivering and implementing Cisco-based services and solutions to customers through their high level of skills. All team members are highly certified with the latest certificates in all their fields of work. "The annual Cisco Global Partners Summit recognizes and reinforces partners’ performance excellence. For the third year, we have chosen Raya for Architectural Collaboration Excellence Award 2011 based on Raya’s outstanding performance in promoting Cisco technology in Egypt,” "Cisco is privileged to work with some of the best channel partners around the world, and it is my honor to recognize Raya as a Cisco Partner Summit global award recipient," said Olaf Krahmer, President and General Manager, Cisco, Egypt. “The Cisco Architectural Collaboration Excellence Award of the Year presented to Raya recognizes its outstanding achievement as a Cisco channel partner in Egypt Cisco Partner Summit awards are presented at three levels: global, geo, and theater. Cisco Partner Summit global awards reflect the top-performing channel partners within a specific technology market across several geographic regions. Editor's Note: Raya IT provides businesses with the ideal mix of technology solutions to meet the unique requirements of business operations, including world-class technology products, as well as business solutions and value-added services. Raya IT provides services hat fall under three main categories, Infrastructure, Business Solutions and Outsourced Services.