NETAPP INSIGHT CONFERENCE, LAS VEGAS — September 27, 2016 — World Wide Technology (WWT) today announced that it has been honored by NetApp as the SolidFire Partner of the Year.

The NetApp SolidFire Partner of the Year award recognized that WWT demonstrated excellence in transforming its customer environments to all-flash array for the next generation data center. The 2016 SolidFire Partner of the Year was announced at the NetApp Insight technical conference during a reception on September 26th hosted by Scott Strubel, vice president, Americas Partner Organization at NetApp.

“We are honored to be awarded as the NetApp SolidFire Partner of the Year,” said Bob Olwig, vice president of Business Development and Innovation with WWT. “We made an early and consistent commitment with NetApp SolidFire because we believed in the business value that would be brought to our customers. We look forward to continuing this partnership and bringing solutions to help transform the next-generation data center.”

“We want to congratulate WWT on winning SolidFire Partner of the Year award and in helping customer achieve their goals in transforming their data center,” said Scott Strubel, vice president, Americas Partner Organization at NetApp. “Our partner ecosystem is vital in helping NetApp grow and achieve success. We look forward to continuing to work with WWT in the future and providing our customers with innovate products and solutions.”

About NetApp Insight 2016

NetApp Insight is NetApp’s annual technical conference for storage and data management professionals. Attendees can choose among nearly 300 technical sessions, participate in a self-paced Hands-On Lab, earn NetApp Certifications at no cost, and see exciting new technology in action at the Insight Central solutions expo.

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About World Wide Technology

World Wide Technology (WWT) is a leading technology integrator with over $7 billion in annual revenue that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions to large public and private organizations. Through its culture of innovation, WWT inspires, builds and delivers business results, from idea to outcome. Based in St. Louis, WWT works closely with industry leaders including Boeing (NYSE: BA); Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO); Dell Technologies (NYSE: DVMT); AT&T Inc., (NYSE: ATT); VMware; NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP); Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) and the U.S. Air Force. WWT employs more than 3,000 people and operates over 2 million square feet of warehousing, distribution and integration space in more than 20 facilities throughout the world. For more information about World Wide Technology, visit www.wwt.com.

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Media Contact

Ed Levens, PropelMG for WWT
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eslevens@propelmg.com

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