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World Wide Recognized at a Best Company to Work by Fortune Magazine

Congratulations to all of our employees on WWT’s recognition as a Best Companies to Work For by Fortune Magazine.

The award is a fantastic reflection of the great employees that we have at World Wide and they are the ones that make it a “Best Company to Work For.”

Congratulations and “Thank You!” to all of our 1,800 employees!

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Toys for Tots Drive at World Wide Collects over 3,600 Toys!

Here’s Kim Vallero on our Toys for Tots Drive….

Thanks to all of you, we collected over 3,600 toys for this year’s Toys for Tots campaign (approximately 1,200 more than last year)!

Each group is a winner because they collected toys for a wonderful cause, but the winner of the competition is (drum roll please) – Lakeview. Their quota was 334 toys, but they collected a total of 2,637 toys (790%). The winner seven years in a row now!

Thank you for your generosity!

WWT’s Mobile Data Center

Amid the recent press about our new Mobile Data Center (MDC) product, and our first demo unit making the rounds of several shows and events, we asked our team responsible for this newest WWT data center offering to discuss its history and their vision for the future of such solutions.

While numerous individuals have participated in building WWT’s MDC program, Chris Black, director of federal solutions engineering, along with Matt Long, who handles business development for the MDC line, and Jon Irwin, lead technical architect in support of the MDC, comprise the core team supporting MDC product development and management. Continue reading

Advanced Technology Center (ATC) and Customer Success

Advanced Technology Center

WWT’s Advanced Technology Center (ATC) is a place where customers and partners can stand up small-scale versions of prospective solutions, review product demonstrations, evaluate reference architectures and participate in hands on training classes. Recently we stepped up our investment in the ATC, bringing on an operations manager with 15 years of IT management experience, Mark Dougherty. Mark works with a core team running the ATC, which is complemented by an eco-system of WWT pre-sales engineers and technical architects with specific expertise in subjects ranging from data center design, core networking, cloud infrastructure, virtualization and collaboration. Continue reading

WWT Achieves Cisco’s Cloud Builder Certification

As summer solstice marks the northern hemisphere’s furthest tilt toward the sun, I’d like to take a moment and announce a high point in World Wide Technology’s progress toward establishing itself as a leader in cloud IT delivery models. Continue reading