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Ingram Micro Selected as Veeam 2018 Authorized Education Center Partner of the Year for Americas

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Micro Inc.
today announced it has been named Veeam® 2018 Authorized
Education Center (VMAEC) Partner of the Year for Americas.

The award recognizes Ingram Micro’s achievements in training Veeam
Americas channel partners over the past year and highlights the
distributor’s success as a VMAEC over the past five years. Winners were
chosen from a select group of Veeam training partners in recognition of
achievements accomplished in 2018.

“Ingram Micro’s relationship with Veeam runs deep, enabling us to
provide our business partners and their customers with exceptional
service and expertise including the advanced skills and certification
training they need to be successful selling and supporting Veeam
solutions,” says Greg Richey, director, Professional & Training Services
at Ingram Micro. “With this recognition, Ingram Micro Professional &
Training Services continues to establish itself as a world-class leader
in vendor authorized training, as well as organic training developed by
our own technology experts. We are honored to be recognized by Veeam
with the VMAEC Partner of the Year award for our continued efforts in
education and training.”

As a Veeam Certified Training Provider, Ingram Micro offers foundational
and advanced Veeam courses. These courses are technical
deep-dives that provide extensive information on Veeam solutions to
channel partners and technology professionals. Training is delivered via
several formats, including lectures, hands-on approach and then
experience in lab settings, to simulate real customer situations. Since
becoming a Veeam Certified Training Provider, nearly 1,000 Ingram Micro
business partners and their customers have completed courses.

“We are pleased to name Ingram Micro Education as the 2018 VMAEC Partner
of the Year for the Americas, as they out-performed all other VMAECs in
both total numbers and average class sizes,” says Kevin Rooney, vice
president of Americas Channel at Veeam. “The Ingram Micro Education team
is a valuable business partner, always ready to engage and support Veeam
opportunities. They have participated in our distribution-led enablement
efforts, our Lighthouse program for enterprise customers, and extended
various promotions to Veeam partners and customers throughout the year.”

Ingram Micro Professional Services & Training offers solution providers
with a roadmap to increased expertise and expanded core focus, plus the
background needed to optimize solution deployments. This award from
Veeam extends a steady series of recent accolades from both vendor
partners and the channel media, including being named VMware’s Education
Services North America Partner of the Year, ChannelCon’s Training
Innovator of the Year and a three-year winning streak as ChannelPro
Readers’ Choice Best Training Program Gold Winner.

More information about Ingram Micro is available at

About Ingram Micro

Ingram Micro helps businesses realize the promise of technology. It
delivers a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services
to businesses around the world. Deep expertise in technology solutions,
mobility, cloud, and supply chain solutions enables its business
partners to operate efficiently and successfully in the markets they
serve. Unrivaled agility, deep market insights and the trust and
dependability that come from decades of proven relationships, set Ingram
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