Tag Archives: Cloud Computing

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 2011 National Sales Meeting: Transformation. Collaboration. Acceleration.

WWT 2011 National Sales Meeting 5K Runners

Congratulations to our sales team for a great 2010!  We just wrapped-up our annual 2011 National Sales Meeting (NSM) held this year in sunny Phoenix.  It was a fantastic event that included our entire field sales and pre-sales teams.  We also appreciated having many of our partners attend, especially Cisco, HP, EMC and NetApp. Continue reading

Cloud Infrastructure Magic Quadrant Leadership: Savvis, AT&T, Verizon

It’s fantastic to see three of our strategic customers, Savvis, AT&T & Verizon, firmly positioned as leaders in Gartner’s latest  Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service and Web Hosting.

As the report states: Continue reading

What is WWT’s Cloud Strategy?

I’ve been asked, “What is World Wide Technology’s cloud strategy?”

To answer, it’s helpful to first provide some background on WWT and I’ll borrow from our company profile.   For over 20 years now, World Wide has been a systems integrator and VAR of technology products and services to businesses and government entities around the world.  We have over 1,300 employees and a dozen supply chain integration centers across the U.S.    We support our customers with award winning customer service and a full portfolio of products and services including project planning, design, logistics, implementation and managed services. Continue reading

Geek Day is Rocking Into Action on March 10, 2011

Save the date!   WWT’s annual Geek Day event is scheduled for Thursday, March 10, 2011 at the Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel in St. Louis.

Geek Day is a unique event focused exclusively on virtualization, data center solutions–and, yes, “the journey to the cloud!”

The 2011 s event will feature a packed agenda filled with innovative technologies, informative breakout sessions and multiple hands-on learning labs.  Visit the  Geek Day website for more details.

Partners can sign-up today.  Registration for qualified attendees will be opening soon.