Spirits were high among solution providers at this year's Cisco Partner Summit in Boston. For many, their Cisco business was soaring in 2012, and it's projected to grow even more in 2013, particularly as the networking giant gets bullish about the cloud, services and the midmarket.
To recognize and thank partners for a great 2012, Cisco handed out a number of awards, spanning different geographical theaters, regions and markets. In the U.S theater, specifically, 12 partners were recognized for what Cisco called their "outstanding performance" last year. Here's a look at the winners' circle.