To achieve OPN Specialized status, Oracle partners are required to meet a stringent set of requirements that are based on the needs and priorities of the customer and partner community. By achieving a Specialized distinction, Keste has been recognized by Oracle for its expertise in delivering services specifically around Oracle Cloud Builder through competency development, business results and proven success. Oracle Cloud Builder Specialization is designed for partners helping organizations provide cloud services using Oracle’s broad portfolio of cloud-optimized software and hardware products, including Oracle Enterprise Manager and the Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud engineered system.

“We’re proud to achieve OPN Specialization for Oracle Cloud Builder,” said Howard Moore, CEO and co-founder of Keste. “This Specialization represents a big step forward in Keste’s plans to be a leading Oracle partner for cloud infrastructure and integration services.”

“Keste continues to innovate and deliver proven, Oracle cloud-based solutions that solve our joint customers’ most critical business challenges,” said Lydia Smyers, Group Vice President, Worldwide Alliances & Channels Programs and Communications, Oracle. “We congratulate Keste in achieving the Specializations in Oracle Cloud Builder. This achievement is a testament to their dedication to excellence and to providing customers with innovative Cloud solutions that drive real business value and results.”

Oracle is one of the most comprehensive cloud providers in the world, having invested in engineering and strategic acquisitions to provide a comprehensive portfolio of enterprise-grade cloud services. Keste is on the leading edge of implementing Oracle’s cloud infrastructure and integration services.

Keste will be featured at Oracle CloudWorld 2013 on April 2 in New York, NY and at Collaborate 13 on April 7-10 in Denver, CO.