Layer3 Becomes First Juniper Networks' Select Security Partner In West Africa

Layer3, one of Nigeria’s fastest growing IP technology solutions provider, has attained the Select Partner status in Juniper Networks’ Firewall and VPN J-Partner Program.

Juniper’s Select Partner designation is limited to companies that have met and exceeded stringent standards for customer satisfaction, personnel qualifications, training and service.

As a Select Partner, Layer3 becomes one of only a few companies in Africa able to offer its clients the full Juniper portfolio of network and security technologies. Layer3’s personnel have met strict proficiency and certification requirements set by Juniper for its full range of security solutions.

“Being certified as a Select Partner by Juniper affirms Layer3’s commitment to continually expand our knowledge, skills and the value we offer our clients,” said Tony Ayabam, Layer3’s Chief Operating Officer. “We are excited about the new opportunities, resources and technological innovation available to us as a Juniper Network’s Select Partner and we look forward to putting them to work for our clients.”

Layer3 is fast becoming a leader in providing converged IP data and voice solutions that drive improvements in business performance and efficiency. Specialized in managed IP services, network infrastructure optimization, data connectivity, network security and unified communications, Layer3 has been providing services to corporate organizations and telecom operators within the West African region. Its partnership with leading technology companies such as Juniper Networks and Vmware enables it to provide best of breed solutions to its clients.

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