Your on-demand test lab

The pace of change and complexity of today’s technology can be overwhelming to IT organizations. Our Lab Services help by streamlining the technology evaluation process with accessible environments, proven architectures and subject matter experts. In our Advanced Technology Center (ATC), we deliver everything from integrated solution demos to customized proof of concept environments. We make testing easier by integrating all of the components for you. From there, you can get hands-on and test the scenarios required to make a confident technology decision.

Our approach can cut your -evaluation time from months to weeks. We invest in cutting-edge testing and automation infrastructure and foster a collaborative and efficient environment for our customers, partners and internal resources, so you can move quickly.

In addition, we provide Lab as a Service, dedicated customer environments that you can access for ongoing testing without expensive on-site investments.

No company uses a product, service, or often even single OEM vendor in isolation. In the ATC, we can provide end-to-end integrated solutions, spanning multiple OEMs, products, and technologies to demonstrate possibilities and capabilities that your organization can use to get more work done.

WWT has invested in a number of on-demand demonstrations of common configurations and integrated solutions, available via the ATC Portal, a web application providing online access to ATC resources. One click connects you to demos and experts to walk you through them.

Sandbox environments allow you to configure, break, fix, test, and explore new and existing technologies.  These environments are available in the ATC for you to let your engineers and solutions managers toy with new ideas, alternate configurations, and cutting-edge technologies in a way that’s safely separate from your normal organizational systems and operations.

We partner with a long list of OEMs to provide access to multiple solutions and configuration possibilities across a vast range of technologies. Our sandbox environments can help you see firsthand the results of any configuration or other changes to your systems.

A WWT proof of concept can provide solutions to new problems, validation of integrated technologies, confirm functionality with existing systems and so much more. We provide a vendor-agnostic environment in which you can make sure investments, upgrades or innovations will positively affect your organization and achieve your specific business objectives.

Proofs of concept leverage our existing (and expanding) datacenter infrastructure as well as equipment from our strategic partners and OEMs and bring it all together with our solution experts and test automation capabilities to simulate a solution or implementation in record time.

Comparison testing, migration testing, upgrade testing, performance testing, functionality testing, design validation… whether you’re integrating a new system or fixing old ones, making sure everything works and that the implementation plan is solid before deployment can be challenging and expensive.

WWT provides a number of testing services to help your organization ensure any network, system, or other IT changes go off without a hitch. You can leverage the entire ATC ecosystem – data center, network solutions, multi-OEM capabilities, and more – to offload expensive and time-consuming internal test processes and assist in solution development.

WWT has a long history of training and educating customers and our own team of experts, and this continues today through the ATC. We can provide training or workshops at your location, remotely, or at our state-of-the-art facilities inside the ATC.

We offer everything from ‘bootcamps’ to in-depth courses on storage and network management, providing insights into the latest IT trends and innovations. Your team will work with highly certified WWT experts and technical solution architects to explore new concepts and multi-vendor solutions, giving you hands-on access to some of the most cutting-edge technology available today. View a full list of our workshops across solutions.

WWT also offers Cisco Training Services as a Cisco Gold Certified Partner. We are a Cisco Learning Specialized Partner and well-equipped to deliver authorized training for certifications and professional development. Learn more about our Cisco partnership.

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