MDSi Partners with Juniper Networks To Deliver New Diversity Partner Program Juniper Diversity+

Company News | Jul 27, 2022

Woman owned MDSi partners with telecom giant to help improve and further diversity and inclusion across the global workplace.

Atlanta, GA – July 27, 2022 – MDSi, the leading provider of technology products, integration services and supply chain solutions, today announced the company had a significant role in creation and launch of the Diversity+, Juniper Networks’ diversity program that was created to support and expand relationships of certified, diverse-owned businesses and connect with Juniper’s customers, partners, and communities. 

“Juniper believes that the true potential of the network can only be realized by connecting people of all backgrounds, life experiences, and approaches to problem solving.  Our commitment to inclusion and diversity has led us to create the Juniper Diversity+ Partner Program to deliver economic growth and sustainability in the communities in which we do business.  MDSI was a founding partner of this program and helped Juniper design it from the ground up.  We are truly grateful for our partnership with MDSI.” – Paige Powers, Senior Director, Americas Distribution, Juniper

Diversity+ Program Benefits Include:

  • Internal Outreach – Heightening Partner visibility inside Juniper through a robust collection and cadence of activities
  • External Outreach – Promoting diverse Partners via Juniper’s platforms and programs
  • Diversity Partner of the Year – Rewarding Diverse Partners for growth and contribution to their communities

“Working with Juniper and being a part of the development of Diversity+ is truly a distinct honor,” says Lisa McDonald, CEO for MDSi. “MDSi recognizes the importance of diversity and believes different ways of thinking drives better innovation and greater success.  Our goal as an organization is focused on recruiting and building a culture and diverse supplier pool that champions equality, diverse backgrounds, and supports different perspectives.    This program is a direct extension of our core values coupled with an opportunity to work with other minority-owned organizations to help our customers and partners better succeed.  We could not be more excited to be a part of it all.”

MDSi is committed to diversity, education, and career growth.  The company’s core values, coupled with its diverse team of talented professionals, has driven it’s success for decades.  And Diversity+ is a direct extension of this successful track record.

About MDSi
Founded in 1990, MDSi is a leading supplier of technology products, software, integration services, and supply chain solutions supporting the following architectures: IT Voice and Data, Access, Edge, Core Transport, IP Routed Networks, Wireless Networks (5G), Cloud Solutions, HFC, and CMTS that help companies run more efficient, sustainable, and profitable businesses.  With operations across hundreds of locations, organizations rely on MDSi to solve complex problems by delivering proactive technology solutions that significantly impact their growth and profitability.  For more information, please visit, email, or call 1.800.874.9850.