GREENVILLE, S.C., Nov. 04, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX), a leading Technology Solutions distributor, today announced that it has been named North American Distributor of the Year 2015 by Symantec Corp. at its annual partner conference, Symantec Partner Engage, in Orlando, FL. Each year, Symantec recognizes partners whose innovation and depth of expertise elevate them as top-level partners. SYNNEX is recognized for year-over-year achievements in completing the highest unmanaged partner growth both overall and in the commercial space, and for driving greater than ten percent growth with more than 200 resellers around cloud initiatives.
“With cybersecurity as one of the top concerns among businesses today, being named Symantec North American Distributor of the Year validates SYNNEX’ ongoing commitment to solving the most pertinent business challenges for our IT channel partners,” said Peter Larocque, President, North American Technology Solutions, SYNNEX Corporation. “By creating a number of unique programs and SYNNEX-exclusive value-adds, we are able to provide the highest level of service and support to enable our partners to deliver unmatched security solutions for their customers in this critical space.”
SYNNEX’ CONVERGESolv Secure Networking Group collaborates with Symantec, allowing resellers to build their customers’ networks, add applications to each network, and secure each network seamlessly, while accessing an array of value-adds. The exclusive value-adds are designed to enable resellers to grow their security practice, identify cross-sell and up-sell opportunities, and reduce time to market. SYNNEX is committed to investing in its Symantec partners by keeping them informed on product offerings and certifications through dedicated resources focused solely on enabling its partner community and driving business.
“The Symantec partner awards are an opportunity to recognize the great work our partners are doing and the positive impact they’re making with customers, the community and Symantec,” said Stephen Thomas, Vice President, Americas Channel Sales, Symantec Corp. “Our channel partners are critical to our business. Each year, we recognize partners who demonstrate innovation, growth and commitment to our joint customers. I’d like to congratulate this year’s winners as we continue to advance security together.”
Partner Engage 2015 was held at the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Orlando, FL. on October 15-16, 2015. Symantec’s security-focused conference engages partners in keynotes and breakout sessions on relevant topics including threat protection, information protection, cyber security services and the Secure One program.
To learn more about Symantec through SYNNEX Corporation, call 844-630-5801 or email CSSN@synnex.com.
About SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX), a Fortune 500 corporation, is a leading business process services company, optimizing supply chains and providing outsourced services focused on customer relationship management. 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 25 countries around the world. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.
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