Tech Data has announced it has won the 2021 Microsoft Worldwide Partner of the Year Award in the Indirect Provider of the Year category. The company was honoured among a global field of Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of solutions based on Microsoft technology.
Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from over a hundred countries worldwide. Tech Data was recognised for providing exemplary solutions and services in the Indirect Provider category. The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards acknowledges outstanding successes and innovations by partners in over 100 countries across a variety of categories.
The Indirect Provider Partner of the Year Award recognises partner excellence in transforming the traditional transactional business model into a value-based, all-inclusive, solution-provider model that reaches resellers at scale to drive usage, consumption, and customer acquisition growth throughout the partner channel.
Rich Hume, CEO at Tech Data said, "we are fortunate to have a key partner in Microsoft who recognises the value our combined efforts bring to the technology ecosystem.
"In partnership with Microsoft, Tech Data provides essential technologies, solutions and services to our global community of customers as they undergo a fundamental digital transformation. We’re committed to uniting IT solutions that deliver business outcomes for customers today and unlock growth for the future. Our success in this regard is due to dedicated partnerships with Microsoft and our broad portfolio of strategic and collaborative relationships with leading technology vendors.”
Rodney Clark, Corporate Vice President, Global Partner Solutions, Channel Sales and Channel Chief, Microsoft added, “I am honoured to announce the winners and finalists of the 2021 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards. These remarkable partners have displayed a deep commitment to building world-class solutions for customers—from cloud-to-edge—and represent some of the best and brightest our ecosystem has to offer.”