Columbia, SC (May 11, 2011) — In a move reflecting its continued commitment to the Columbia market, eGroup, Inc., a technology solutions and services firm serving the southeast since 1999, announces the opening of a new LEED-certified office at 1316 Washington Street in the heart of downtown Columbia, SC.
eGroup opened the office to support its rapidly growing customer base in the region, as well as a rapidly growing team of employees. eGroup has other offices throughout the southeast, including its headquarters in Mt. Pleasant, SC.
Updated photos of the new office at 1316 Washington Street coming soon!
Providing customers across the southeast with a distinct competitive advantage since 1999, eGroup is a visionary technology solutions and services firm with the ability to execute swiftly in a rapidly changing information technology landscape. eGroup’s solutions drive customers’ cost containment, revenue growth, and service objectives by addressing challenges associated with mobility, access to critical applications and data, and security. eGroup’s expertise and core competency is focused in three distinct areas: Cloud Services (public and private), Application Services, and End-User Computing. To deliver these solutions, eGroup has strategic partnerships with industry leaders that include VMware, Cisco, and EMC, along with Citrix, Microsoft, and Trend Micro, and a highly-skilled workforce trained in all of the latest developments in information technology. To learn more, visit www.eGroup-us.com.
Join eGroup at our Mt. Pleasant office on 1.18, where the Cisco Network on Wheels (NOW) Van will be onsite – decked with the latest in Unified Communications and collaboration, and other advanced solutions.
Stop by our office any time beteen 11-2 (this is an open house event) to enjoy lunch by Home Team BBQ, network with the eGroup and Cisco teams, and check out the technology. We’ll also have our own hands-on UCS lab up and running!
For the invitation and registration link, click here. We hope you can join us!
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