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WWT Awarded HP PartnerOne Growth Reseller of the Year

WWT announced that it has been recognized with an HP PartnerOne Award for overall growth in the US, HP Enterprise Group at the 2014 partner conference.

ST. LOUIS –– March 31, 2014 –– World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT), a market-leading systems integrator that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions, today announced thatit has been recognized with an HP PartnerOneAward for overall growth in the U.S., HP Enterprise Group at the 2014 HP Global Partner Conference.

The 2014 PartnerOneGrowth Reseller of the Year U.S., HP Enterprise Group (EG)award honors WWTfor achieving more than 80 percent growth in EGfor FY13by focusing on solution-based selling while leveraging its Advanced Technology Center (ATC) to demonstrate the power of HP’s Converged Infrastructure, including how it can be used to enable Cloud, Big Data and Security solutions.

WWThelps its customers explore, evaluate, architect and implement advanced technologies such as data center, virtualization, cloud, mobility, security and collaboration.  The company offers its customers hands-on access to equipment, training and insight via its ATC, which features state-of-the-art facilities, direct access to certified experts and a multi-vendor approach to delivering technology.  Customers also benefit from WWT’sIntegration Technology Center, global program management, professional services and award-winning strategic partnerships.

“Our longstanding HP partnership is a point of pride at WWT, and we are honored to be recognized as the 2014 PartnerOneGrowth Reseller of the Year in the U.S.,” said Tim Loughman, Vice President of Sales Operations with WWT. “With our HP-designated Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE) in our ATC, we are focused on helping our customers seize new opportunities by utilizing the complete HP solutions and services portfolio and to experience the benefits of converged infrastructure and cloud computing.”

“Congratulations to this year’s HP PartnerOneGrowth Award winners,” said Terry Richardson, Vice President and General Manager, U.S. Channel Sales, Enterprise Group, HP. “With a laser focus on providing industry-leading technology solutions and services to our mutual customers, each of these partners has exemplified outstanding growth through innovation and a true commitment to partnership.”

The HP PartnerOneAward winners were selected by a panel of HP Channel executives and presented to outstanding HP partners who have demonstrated exceptional business performance, achieved significant overall growth, and have delivered innovative solutions to customers.

About WWT

World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT) is a systems integrator with more than $6 billion in revenue 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 explore, evaluate, architect and implement technology products and solutions.  Based in St. Louis, WWTworks 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 more than 2,500 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.

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Ed Levens for WWT

(919) 346-5531

eslevens@propelmg.com