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Cisco Press Announces Official Media Review Partnership offers resources for networking and technology professionals

Indianapolis, IN—April 1, 2010—Cisco Press today cemented a long-standing partnership by appointing as the first official Media Review Partner of Cisco Press titles. Already recommended by Cisco's Networking Academy program, has been reviewing networking titles since 2003 and has Cisco certified engineers throughout the world serving a significant user community.

"We're delighted with this recognition which underlines the great work being done by our team,” said Chris Partsenidis, founder and senior editor of “We aim to provide resources and support for our members as they learn and develop, and this partnership will allow us to introduce new Cisco titles to a wide audience while at the same time providing useful feedback for Cisco Press."

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