Tech Data Receives IBM Award in Recognition of Innovative Cloud and Cognitive Solutions

HONG KONG – 3 December 2018 – Tech Data (Nasdaq: TECD) today announced that it has received the 2018 IBM Cloud Partner Innovation Award at IBM’s recent Cloud Partner Summit held in Nanjing, China. The award recognizes Tech Data’s ability to drive the most beneficial and innovation solutions for their customers utilizing the latest IBM cloud and cognitive technology.
“Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly gaining momentum in the marketplace and is now a practical technology that can be applied widely across industries and business operations,” said Alan Hui, country general manager, Hong Kong and Macau, at Tech Data. “Tech Data is proud to be recognized by IBM as an innovator that delivers IT solutions that maximize customers’ business outcomes. By coupling IBM’s leading cloud and cognitive technology with our solid project experience, we enable our customers to evolve and take advantage of the age of AI.”
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