WWT to Demonstrate Advanced Virtualization and Cloud Computing Technology at VMworld 2010

WWT will be a Silver Sponsor at VMworld 2010 and showcase its advanced virtualization and cloud computing expertise in the exhibit hall.

August 29, 2010 3 minute read

ST. LOUIS – August 30, 2010 – World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT), a market-leading systems integrator that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions, announced today that it will be a Silver Sponsor at VMworld2010. The company will be well represented and showcase its advanced virtualization and cloud computing expertise in the exhibit hall, through live presentations, at an exclusive networking reception and with its strategic partners. VMworld2010 is being held August 30 through September 2 at the MosconeCenter in San Francisco.

VMworld2010 gives attendees unparalleled access to educational opportunities that demonstrate how to reduce IT complexity and enable IT as a service through virtualization and cloud computing. With more than 50 employees in attendance including the company’s C-level leadership team and a host of technical and solution architects, WWTwill offer live presentations on Secure Multi-tenancy (SMT), virtual computing environment (VCE) and HP Blade Matrix. The working, live WWTPODswill showcase:

• SMT: Secure Multi-tenancy, showing VMware, Cisco UCS/Fabric and NetAppStorage.

• VCE: All of the elements of a Vblock: VMware, Cisco UCS/Fabric and EMC Storage.

• HP Blade Matrix: WWTwill demonstrate a live working Matrix solution.

“At VMworld2010, WWTwill be demonstrating some of the world’s most-advanced virtualization and cloud computing technologies,” said Bob Olwig, vice president of business strategy at World Wide Technology. “It promises to be an exciting opportunity for our customers, partners and prospects to see why WWTis a leader in delivering and supporting data center solutions.”

WWTcurrently provides technology products from more than 3,000 manufacturers and maintains over 1,000 certifications to ensure it provides the latest in IT solutions and services to solve business problems for its customers. The company maintains strong strategic partnerships with Cisco Systems, Citrix, EMC, HP, NetApp, Sun Microsystems and VMware.

About WWT

World Wide Technology, Inc. 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 (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 1,200 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.


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