Axians scoops three European awards for innovation at Cisco Partner Summit 2015

Axians, brand of VINCI Energies dedicated to ICT solutions and services is proud to announce that it has received three major Cisco® Partner Summit awards at the annual partner conference held in Montreal, Canada, last April 27–30, 2015.

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The Cisco Partner Summit awards recognize best-in-class, innovative business practices and sales approaches, across the world.
Axians was selected as award winner in three European countries:

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  • In the Netherlands, Axians won the global award for the “most innovative marketing campaign EMEAR” (covering Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia). The award honored the brand’s “Bring it to the cloud” initiative (, which achieved significant outcomes in the area of innovation
  • In Germany, Axians was the recipient of the award for Architectural Excellence-Enterprise Networks. The award acknowledges Axians’ ability to deliver innovative network solutions fully in line with market expectations.
  •  And thirdly in France, the brand received the Cisco Commercial Partner of the Year award for mid-size customers, recognizing Axians’ growth in this specific strategic segment.

“These awards strengthen our ties with Cisco, one of our top three partners in the European market,” said Jean-Yves Le Fèvre, Axians Brand Director. “Axians and Cisco share the same strong commitment to developing solutions in the Internet of Things for smart city, smart building and industrial applications.”

About Axians
Axians is the new brand of VINCI Energies dedicated to ICT solutions and services. The brand supports its customers — private sector companies, government agencies, operators and service providers — throughout the entire lifecycle of their ICT projects, from network infrastructure to applications. In 2014, Axians generated revenues of €1.6 billion, equivalent to over 15% of the VINCI Energies Group’s total revenues. Axians comprises an international network of 150 business units in 15 countries and employs 7,000 people.

About VINCI Energies
Operating in over 50 countries, including 30 outside Europe, VINCI Energies employs 63,000 people and generated revenues of €9.3 billion in 2014. With its close-knit network of 1,500 business units, VINCI Energies is now a leading provider of energy and information technology services in Europe and throughout the world.

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Click here to download the press release: PR CISCO AWARDS 2015