Emergent and Meridian Zero Partner to Bring Self-Service Solutions to Government
VIENNA, Va., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Emergent, an award-winning small business and IT solutions provider, today announced a partnership with Meridian Zero, working to provide Emergent public sector customers and partners with superior self-service solutions.
Meridian Zero’s kiosks allow government customers to easily manage their security initiatives quickly and efficiently. These self-service solutions are customizable to meet the needs of any organization. Meridian Zero kiosks can assist an organization in managing visitors by preventing intrusions, granting access and securing a building.
“Emergent is excited to announce our partnership with Meridian Zero, adding another elite vendor to our complimentary portfolio of products and services, serving our public sector and commercial customers,” said Greg Christensen, President of Emergent. “Meridian Zero’s history and demonstrated expertise in kiosk and self-service devices combined with Emergent’s unrivaled end to end solution capabilities will result in cost-effective, leading edge solutions to the government sector.”
“Meridian Zero is pleased to collaborate with Emergent to expand our reach within the public sector,” said Sheridan Orr, VP of Global Sales and Marketing of Meridian Zero. “Our partnership will combine Emergent’s government IT expertise with Meridian Zero’s robust and scalable self-service solutions. This partnership will greatly improve upon current government processes by reducing costs and increasing security efficiency.”
The addition of Meridian Zero to Emergent’s product portfolio reinforces its mission to offer complimentary best of breed products and technologies solving mission critical government business challenges.
Emergent is an award winning Value Added Reseller (VAR) and GSA Schedule Holder (GS-35F-0119W) providing comprehensive IT solutions including product acquisition, consulting and training services. Emergent offers complimentary technology solutions including, Adobe, Red Hat, Symantec and VeriSign, among others within the government, commercial, education and healthcare sectors. For more information, visit http://www.emergent360.com
About Meridian Zero
Meridian Zero Degrees specializes in self-service solutions. The company provides design, software, service and support for self-service devices including kiosks. Meridian is headquartered in Aberdeen, North Carolina where it has an 11-acre campus and a 64,000 square foot manufacturing facility. Meridian’s flexible manufacturing expertise means they can create custom designs to reinforce customer brands. Meridian has been in business for ten years and counts some of the largest companies in the world as customers. The company, with its partners, operates the Self-Service Technology Center , an innovation center where people can see the latest in self-service technology.