are excited to share that our very own Jeff Porter - director, Go-to-Market and
Cloud Channel Programs, Oracle - has been selected as a winner of the 2013 Circle
of Excellence Awards by Channel Partners magazine for his role in developing and bringing
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Cloud
Partner programs to market.
Channel Partners 2013
Circle of Excellence award recognizes the top IT channel leaders that are
helping partners create business value for their customers. Editors from
Channel Partners handpicked 14 winners based on their forward-looking vision,
innovation and advocacy of the indirect channel during a time of transition and
Cloud partner programs, including Oracle Cloud Referral, Oracle Cloud
Specialization and Cloud Resale, are to enable partners’
to speed time to market with new cloud-based services and solutions and deliver
increased value to customers. These programs have been some of the most successful OPN
programs to date.
announcement of these programs, OPN has seen an average growth rate of partner
deal registrations for Oracle Cloud solutions of 130 percent quarter over
quarter. In addition, nearly 13,000 individuals have
achieved Oracle Cloud specialist certifications since the launch of the
program. And we are only just getting started!
We thank you, Jeff, and congratulations!!