Ingram Micro named Premier VMware Authorised Training Centre
VAD now offers full portfolio of VMware Technical Training
Value added distributor (VAD) Ingram Micro Inc, has announced it was recently named a Premier VMware Authorised Training Centre (VATC).
The company said the win puts Ingram Micro as one of the few Premier VATCs globally and highlights the company's expertise in offering the entire portfolio of VMware certification training classes inclusive of the popular VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (V5.5) and the VMware Certified Professional Datacenter Virtualisation (VCP5-DCV) course curriculum.
"As a Premier VATC and leading VMware distributor, Ingram Micro brings together its Advanced Computing Divisions and Ingram Micro Training business unit to provide the resources, support and technology our channel partners need to work better, earn better and ultimately service their customers better using VMware technology," said Scott Zahl, vice president and general manager, Advanced Computing Division, Ingram Micro. "Being one of the few authorised by VMware to deliver the complete training curriculum speaks volumes to the value and technical expertise found within our Ingram Micro Training Business Unit and Advanced Computing Divisions."
The company said with more than 20 VMware technical training courses available, Ingram Micro Training stands out as one of the IT channel's top-performing training and education centres.
"VMware has a strong and successful relationship with Ingram Micro and sees tremendous partner value in Ingram Micro Training and its VMware certified instructors," said Frank Rauch, vice president, APO, VMware. "We are pleased to recognise Ingram Micro as a Premier VATC and look forward to building on our mutual success."
Ingram Micro is represented in Middle East and Africa region by Aptec, a company it acquired in 2012. Ingram Micro has regional offices in the UAE, Oman, Pakistan, Lebanon, Turkey, Egypt and South Africa.