PC Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCCC), which through its subsidiaries provides a full range of information technology (IT) solutions from design through deployment to business, government, and education markets, has achieved TelePresence Video Advanced Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) status from Cisco. This designation recognizes PC Connection as having the capabilities to sell, deploy, and support Cisco TelePresence Video products and solutions at the Advanced level. The Cisco TelePresence Video Advanced ATP Program is focused on providing a new way of working in which everyone, everywhere can be more productive through face-to-face collaboration with TelePresence Video solutions. The Advanced-level program’s goal is to enable partners to market TelePresence Video endpoints with a full breadth of infrastructure solutions in addition to managed videoconferencing services. “The Cisco TelePresence Video Advanced ATP Program is designed to enable partners to take advantage of the tremendous market opportunities ahead—not only in the telepresence space but also in the overall collaboration market,” said Richard McLeod, senior director of collaboration for worldwide channels at Cisco. “As a Cisco TelePresence Video Advanced ATP Partner, PC Connection has made an investment in the sales, technical, and lifecycle services capabilities needed to deliver the industry’s most comprehensive and interoperable Cisco TelePresence Video portfolio.” “PC Connection is excited about the opportunity to add Cisco TelePresence Video to our extensive portfolio of voice and video solution offerings,” said Tim McGrath, President and Chief Executive Officer of PC Connection, Inc. “This Advanced-level status reflects PC Connection’s superior ability to deliver products and services that enhance collaboration and communication.” PC Connection’s participation in the ATP Program bolsters a comprehensive offering of Cisco products and services. As a Cisco® Gold Certified Partner, PC Connection has achieved the highest level of credibility and the broadest range of expertise across multiple technologies, including 6 advanced specializations in Unified Communications, Routing and Switching, Security, Wireless LAN Technologies, Data Center Storage Networking, and Data Center Networking Infrastructure. Cisco Gold Certification provides PC Connection access to in-depth sales, technical, and lifecycle services training and support available from Cisco.