Tech Data to Offer Supermicro Products and Solutions in India

MUMBAI – 28 November 2017 – Tech Data (NASDAQ: TECD) today announced that Global Computing Components (GCC), a provider of specialized component-based solutions within Tech Data, has signed a partnership agreement with Supermicro in India. This agreement will allow GCC to distribute the full line of Supermicro SuperServer®, SuperBlade®, and MicroBlade servers, in addition to their Virtualization and Software Define Storage Solutions.

 

“We continuously look to expand our offering of integrated data center solutions to help our customers provide new and innovative products and services to the market,” said Mohit Jain, Vice President, Tech Data GCC, APAC. “Tech Data is focused on empowering our partners to drive transformation by designing Supermicro into solutions for their customers and personalizing the customer experience.”

 

Supermicro has been a global leader in high performance, high efficiency server technology and innovation for decades. They develop and provide end-to-end green computing solutions to the data center, cloud computing, enterprise IT, big data, high performance computing, and embedded markets.

 

“This alliance with Tech Data is a great fit for us as we pursue consistent build quality and supply to service the ever increasing demand for compute and storage,” said Michael McNerney, Vice President, Software Solutions and Network Security, Supermicro. “In order to better connect with customers, we felt a need to partner with influencers with deep skills and technical capabilities and we recognize that Tech Data has the right knowledge, expertise and the reach to complement our business objectives.”

 

GCC provides the component building blocks required to design and build differentiated solutions for the client, enterprise and data center markets. Through our subject matter expertise, we offer customers advanced partnering, supported by deep vendor relationships, business programs, agility and global reach. As technologies emerge and evolve, GCC is helping our partners navigate the path to what’s next.

 

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About Tech Data
Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” for eight straight years. To find out more, visit www.techdata.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.

About Super Micro Computer Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI)
Supermicro (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server technology is a premier provider of advanced server Building Block Solutions® for Data Center, Cloud Computing, Enterprise IT, Hadoop/Big Data, HPC and Embedded Systems worldwide. Supermicro is committed to protecting the environment through its “We Keep IT Green®” initiative and provides customers with the most energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly solutions available on the market.

MEDIA CONTACTS
Sarah Harvey

Associate Director, Marketing & Communications, Asia Pacific
Tech Data
Phone: +612 8875 0523
Email: sarah.harvey@techdata.com

 

Josiah Tan
EASTWEST PR for Tech Data, Asia Pacific
Phone: (65) 6222 0306
Email:
techdata@eastwestpr.com

 

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