Insight Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSIT) announced today that it has been recognized by VMware as a winner of both the Americas and the Global VMware Partner Network Awards in the Corporate Reseller category. The awards were presented at VMware Partner Exchange 2010, VMware’s annual partner event, on Feb. 9 in Las Vegas, Nev.
“VMware’s partners continue to be the bedrock of our business, and we are pleased to recognize the great work they have accomplished throughout the year,” said Doug Smith, senior director, global partner sales, VMware. “VMware Partner Exchange brings partners together for four days filled with training, education and networking with peers – making this the premier event to help them strengthen their virtualization practices and distinguish themselves in the marketplace. We congratulate Insight, and we look forward to continuing our work together to help deliver virtualization solutions for customers building private cloud infrastructures.”
“As more of our clients look to virtualization to gain greater efficiencies in their IT environment, VMware is a key strategic global partner,” said David Casillo, senior vice president, strategic partnerships and marketing, Insight. “The ‘Global Corporate Reseller of the Year’ and the ‘Americas Corporate Reseller of the Year’ awards acknowledge Insight’s growing strength and performance in the growing virtualization market. We’re pleased that we can provide VMware with the global sales coverage, technical competencies and marketing programs to drive growth for their solutions.”
About VMware Partner Exchange
VMware Partner Exchange is the marquis global event for virtualization partners, offering more than 150 sessions and an extensive exhibitor pavilion to demonstrate how partners can best accelerate their virtualization businesses. This year partner attendees received a preview into the next generation of products and programs coming from VMware and offered partners an exclusive opportunity to hear from VMware executives including Carl Eschenbach, executive vice president of worldwide field operations and Dr. Stephen Herrod, CTO and senior vice president of R&D.
Insight Enterprises, Inc. is a leading provider of brand-name information technology (“IT”) hardware, software and services to large enterprises, small to medium-sized businesses and public sector institutions in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. The company has approximately 4,900 teammates worldwide and generated sales of $4.1 billion for its most recent fiscal year, which ended December 31, 2009. Insight is ranked number 484 on Fortune magazine’s 2009 ‘Fortune 500′ list. For more information, please call 480-902-1001 in the United States or visit www.insight.com .