Denver, CO (PRWEB) June 29, 2011
Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world’s largest information technology distributor, awarded Platte River Networks with the 2011 MVP of the USA Western Region at the 2011 Cloud Summit in Phoenix, Arizona June 1 – 2, 2011.
The Ingram Micro Cloud Summit is the IT industry's leading partner-focused, education and training event showing managed service providers (MSPs) and solution providers throughout North America how to monetize the cloud using innovative go-to-market strategies, solutions and services.
The event attracted an extraordinary lineup of thought leaders and subject-matter experts who shared their vision, insights and experiences in the cloud with the more than 250 solution providers and MSPs in attendance. Attendees engaged face-to-face with many of the industry's top and emerging IT vendors including Cisco, Microsoft, VMware, IBM, Symantec, Citrix, HP, Trend Micro and more discussing the latest trends in the cloud, managed and professional services marketplace.
During the closing ceremonies on June 2, Ingram Micro honored their top-performing MSPs and cloud service providers in North America. Platte River Networks impressively followed up last year’s 2010 Cloud Services National Rookie of the Year Award with this year’s 2011 MVP for Cloud Services in the 10 state Western Region. During the awards ceremony, Ingram Micro recognized Platte River Networks’ for their original bundled cloud services product, Intuition, a complete proactive network managed services solution for small to mid-size companies in every industry.
“Platte River Networks is an industry leading MSP committed to delivering best of breed solutions and services to its customers,” says Jason Bystrak, director of sales, Ingram Micro Services Division. “We are pleased to recognize Platte River Networks as the Ingram Micro Cloud 2011 MVP for Cloud Services in the Western Region.”
As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics, technical and financial support, managed and cloud-based services, and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving more than 150 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit http://www.ingrammicro.com
For the past nine years, Platte River Networks, a technology consulting firm based in Denver, Colorado, has provided complete IT services for small to mid-sized businesses throughout both Colorado and the nation. Their expertise and work ethic has resulted in hundreds of diverse clients in all types of industries. Intuition, Platte River Networks’ bundled cloud services, provides 24x7 remote and onsite management of network infrastructure including cloud based business class antivirus, email security, web security, offsite backup and disaster recovery. Visit http://www.platteriver.com