Performance Technology Group will go to Market as World Wide Technology Advanced Solutions
WWT announced its Baltimore, Md.-based subsidiary, Performance Technology Group (PTG), will now do business as World Wide Technology Advanced Solutions.
BALTIMORE, Md. and ST. LOUIS – May 26, 2011 – World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT), a market-leading systems integrator that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions, today announced its Baltimore, Md.-based subsidiary, Performance Technology Group (PTG), will now do business as World Wide Technology Advanced Solutions. The new name brings PTGcloser to its parent company and reflects the integration and close working relationship it has enjoyed with WWTsince its acquisition.
“Although our name and brand is changing, our services and passion for our customers and their missions will remain the same,” said Mike McGlynn, vice president and general manager with World Wide Technology Advanced Solutions. “The acquisition of PTGby WWThas created a dynamic organization that combines the strengths of both our companies. We are excited by the future and look forward to going to market more closely aligned with our team members in St. Louis and throughout the WWTorganization.”
The World Wide Technology Advanced Solutions team provides comprehensive IT systems design, engineering, integration, deployment, sustainment, operations and maintenance services. It works closely with a diverse client base to create, demonstrate and deliver practical, agile and innovative technology solutions. For more information, visit www.wwtas.com.
The new DBA went into effect on May 16, 2011 and is not a legal name change. PTGremains a wholly-owned subsidiary of World Wide Technology Holding Company.
World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT) is a 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 manage the planning, procurement and deployment of IT products and solutions. Based in St. Louis, WWT works closely with industry leaders including Boeing (NYSE: BA); Dell (NASDAQ: DELL); Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO); EMC (NYSE: EMC); HP (NYSE: HPQ); AT&T Inc., (NYSE: ATT); VMware (NYSE: VMW); Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTXS); NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP); Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) and the U.S. Air Force. WWT employs over 1,400 people and operates more than 1.5 million square-feet of warehousing, distribution and integration space in 20 facilities throughout the world. For more information on World Wide Technology, visit www.wwt.com.
Edward Levens for WWT