Computer Geeks Becomes a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner


Computer Geeks, has announced it has become a Microsoft Authorized Education Partner (AEP), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft AEP authorization, partners must complete a test to prove their level of academic licensing and market expertise.

The AEP Program

The AEP program is designed to train participating resellers on Microsoft’s Academic licensing, authorise them to purchase and resell Microsoft Academic licenses, and demonstrate to potential customers that they are approved and knowledgeable academic partners.

Founded over ten years ago, Computer Geeks specialises in IT consultancy for small to medium sized businesses and has implemented hundreds of successful IT projects across the UK. Computer Geeks take responsibility for part, or all, of their client’s business IT requirements, from the design and build of complex solutions to the day-to-day management of services.

 Nick Richards, Managing Director, at Computer Geeks commented; “This Microsoft AEP authorization shows our commitment and specialism in the academic IT marketplace and demonstrates our knowledge of Microsoft and its academic products. We hope to accelerate our academic customers’ successes by serving as technology advisors for their IT requirements.”

“By becoming AEPs, partners show themselves to be committed and trained in providing discounted Microsoft academic products to the education market,” said Anthony Salcito, vice president of Education for Microsoft Corp.’s Worldwide Public Sector. “This authorization, along with our other education partner initiatives, gives our partners recognition of their areas of expertise and our academic customers the confidence that they are buying from academic IT specialists.”

The Microsoft AEP Program is designed to authorize and equip organizations that deliver academic products and services through the Microsoft platform with the training, resources and support they need to provide their customers with superior experiences and outcomes.

Computer Geeks mission is to provide professional high-quality IT services with reliability and maximum value for their clients. With an office in Bristol city centre, Computer Geeks has a passion for installing and supporting transformative IT solutions that help their clients achieve business growth and success.

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Nick Richards, Computer Geeks, +44 (0117) 325 0370,