WWT Recognized for its Expertise and Success in Building, Implementing and Supporting Virtualization and Cloud Solutions

ST. LOUIS (May 16, 2013) – World Wide Technology (WWT), a market-leading systems integrator that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions, today announced that it has become a platinum level Citrix Solution Advisor – the highest level of partnership awarded by the software vendor.

WWT is paving the way for organizations to thrive in the cloud era by helping them to embrace mobile users, personal devices, wireless access, app stores, SaaS and cloud infrastructure. The company utilizes Citrix solutions to improve productivity, lower costs and improve collaboration and data sharing for its global customer base.  WWT has specialized sales and engineering teams that are Citrix trained and certified to deliver dynamic virtualization and cloud solutions from the desktop to the data center.

“WWT is committed to providing the most effective and transformative technology solutions to our customers, including enhancing virtualization, cloud capabilities and mobility via the entire Citrix portfolio,” said Bob Olwig, vice president of business strategy for WWT.  “Receiving Platinum Solution Advisor status demonstrates our strength as a longstanding Citrix partner and underscores the advanced technical capabilities of our solution architects and engineers. We are very proud to receive this recognition.”

WWT specializes in delivering and supporting advanced technology solutions.  The company brings a new way of thinking and a proven approach to how organizations evaluate, architect and implement technology.  Through its Advanced Technology Center and its collaborative partner ecosystem, WWT provides its customers with technical and engineering expertise and hands on access to the latest technology products and solutions.  Powered by its Integration Centers, WWT also offers a complete array of configuration and integration services and a full suite of advanced logistics, inventory management and supply chain solutions.

Platinum accreditation by Citrix is an award for partners who demonstrate the highest level of expertise and commitment to the entire Citrix portfolio of products as a core part of their business. Recipients must have a well-established Citrix practice and extensive experience of working closely with Citrix on sales, implementation and consulting engagements.

About WWT

World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT) is a $5 billion systems integrator that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions to the commercial, government and telecom sectors. The company brings to market a powerful blend of knowledge, infrastructure and technology to help its customers evaluate, architect and implement technology products and solutions. Based in St. Louis, WWT works closely with industry leaders including Boeing (NYSE: BA); Dell (NASDAQ: DELL); Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO); EMC (NYSE: EMC); HP (NYSE: HPQ); AT&T Inc., (NYSE: ATT); VMware (NYSE: VMW); Citrix Systems, Inc.; NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP); Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) and the U.S. Air Force. WWT employs over 2,200 people and operates more than 2 million square-feet of warehousing, distribution and integration space in more than 20 facilities throughout the world. For more information on World Wide Technology, visit www.wwt.com.
Contact:
Edward Levens (for WWT)
(919) 346-5531
eslevens@propelmg.com