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WWT Honored as Americas Partner of the Year and Federal Partner of the Year at 2016 EMC World Global Partner Summit

At the 2016 EMC® World Global Partner Summit, WWT took home the award for 2015 Americas Partner of the Year, Federal Partner of the Year, and more.

WWT also recognized as Americas Primary Storage Partner of the Year and West Enterprise Partner of the Year

ST. LOUIS – May 10, 2016 – World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT), a market-leading technology integrator that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions, has been honored with multiple awards from EMC Corporation at the 2016 EMC® World Global Partner Summit, including 2015 Americas Partner of the Year, Federal Partner of the Year, Americas Primary Storage Partner of the Year and West Enterprise Partner of the Year.

“As a longstanding EMC Platinum Business Partner with a commitment to delivering truly innovative solutions to our customers utilizing EMC technology, WWT is honored to receive these prestigious awards and intends to continue strengthening our strategic EMC relationship,” said WWT’s chief executive officer and co-founder Jim Kavanaugh.

WWT received the EMC 2015 Americas Partner of the Year Award for excellence in the deployment and integration of EMC and best-of-breed technologies across the Americas. EMC’s 2015 Federal Partner of the Year award recognizes WWT for its exceptional service and dedication to customers in the Federal government. WWT’s expertise in the dynamics of primary storage and data protection positioned the company to win the 2015 America’s Primary Storage Partner of the Year. The 2015 EMC West Enterprise Partner of the Year Award recognizes WWT’s expertise in providing jointly engineered IT solutions that speed deployment, enhance performance and maximize ROI for enterprises seeking to transform in the digital economy.

“With a proven track record of excellence and a deep understanding of information technology’s role in achieving core business outcomes, WWT is well deserving of its multiple recognitions,” said Scott Millard, Vice President, Americas Channel Sales for EMC Corporation. “We are thrilled to honor this level of commitment – WWT has built innovative solutions that help customers modernize their data centers and redefine their businesses. For that reason, I am excited to recognize WWT as this year’s EMC Americas Partner of the Year, Federal Partner of the Year, Primary Storage Partner of the Year and West Enterprise Partner of the Year.”

Since becoming partners in 2003, WWT has grown to become one of EMC’s largest and most strategic partners receiving recognition across EMC’s product portfolio, geographic theatres, market segments and federated ecosystem of partners.

As an award-winning EMC Platinum Business Partner, WWT provides customers with hands-on access to EMC technology related to converged infrastructure, storage, private and hybrid cloud, virtualization, data protection and availability, security and big data analytics within its Advanced Technology Center (ATC), where customers can explore how EMC products fit into integrated architectural solutions. Customers can use the WWT ATC to test and prove out EMC and VCE™ solutions. They can also explore solutions from the EMC Federation, made up of EMC, Pivotal, RSA, VCE, VirtuStream, and VMware.

WWT holds 190+ EMC certifications and has received multiple EMC awards over the past several years, including EMC Enterprise Partner of the Year (2014, 2013), Americas Solutions Provider of the Year (2014), National Partner of the Year-North America (2013, 2012, 2011) and VCE Partner of the Year-North America (2014, 2013, 2012). .

About World Wide Technology

World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT) is a systems 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); EMC (NYSE: EMC); 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.

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