LAS VEGAS, March 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- (from Red Hat North American Partner Conference) SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a leading technology solutions distributor, is proud to announce that it has been named Commercial Distributor of the Year by Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions. This award is part of the annual Red Hat North American Partner Awards, which were announced on March 28th at the 2017 Red Hat North American Partner Conference in Las Vegas.
"Being named Commercial Distributor of the Year by Red Hat validates our team's commitment to providing customers with leading open source solutions to meet end-users' continually changing needs in the channel," said Rob Moyer, Vice President, Cloud, Mobility and Software Solutions, SYNNEX Corporation. "Together, SYNNEX and Red Hat are able to combine our areas of expertise to support customers who are transitioning to the cloud or looking to improve existing offerings with innovative products and comprehensive services and support."
SYNNEX is honored for its dedication to providing innovative open source solutions to customers in the commercial sector and enabling exceptional sales growth of Red Hat solutions. This year, SYNNEX also celebrates its 10-year anniversary with Red Hat. Over the course of the last decade, SYNNEX has expanded its work to not only include Red Hat's infrastructure and middleware offerings, but also its cloud and emerging product portfolio. This includes investments such as SYNNEX' Cloud Elite program to help customers identify and close cloud opportunities as well as the addition of Red Hat CloudForms, Red Hat's award-winning hybrid cloud management offering, to their cloud assessments, which allows customers to have more productive cloud sales conversations with end-users and construct long-term roadmaps.
"SYNNEX is a valued channel partner to Red Hat, and we are pleased to honor them with this well-deserved award," said Mark Enzweiler, Senior Vice President, Global Channel Sales and Alliances, Red Hat. "We look forward to our continued relationship with SYNNEX and helping them provide leading open source solutions to their customers."
Red Hat's 2016 North American Partner Awards honor both commercial and public sector partners for their dedication to successfully delivering innovative open source solutions to customers. Honorees were recognized for outstanding performance in 2016 across several categories that span Red Hat's open source portfolio and their dedication to delivering customer success.
SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a Fortune 500 corporation and a leading business process services company, provides a comprehensive range of distribution, logistics and integration services for the technology industry, as well as outsourced services focused on customer engagement strategy to a broad range of enterprises. SYNNEX distributes a broad range of information technology systems and products and also provides systems design and integration solutions. Concentrix, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SYNNEX Corporation, offers a portfolio of strategic solutions and end-to-end business services around customer engagement strategy, process optimization, technology innovation, front and back-office automation and business transformation to clients in ten identified industry verticals. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX Corporation operates in numerous countries throughout North and South America, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.
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