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Ingram Micro North Africa signs distie deal with Symantec in Morocco

Distribution agreement extends the VAD’s cyber security offerings

Ingram Micro North Africa signs distie deal with Symantec in Morocco
Baghdadi says the alliance with Symantec reinforces Ingram Micro's position in delivering best-in-class cyber security solutions to the channel.

Ingram Micro Inc, a technology solutions, mobility, cloud and supply chain services VAD, has signed a distribution agreement in Morocco with Symantec, a cyber security company.

Under the terms of the agreement, Ingram Micro is looking to significantly strengthen its industry-leading product portfolio in Morocco, adding two core Symantec product lines focused on small and medium-sized business and enterprise security software, including the BlueCoat portfolio.

"Our partnership with Symantec reinforces our leading position in delivering best-in-class cyber security solutions to channel resellers and system integrators in the region," said Ali Baghdadi, senior vice president Ingram Micro META. "We look forward to working with Symantec and providing additional ways for our partners to support and secure their end-customers' most valuable data from cyber-attacks."

Fady Iskander, regional director, East Europe, Turkey and Africa at Symantec, said that: "Symantec is a channel-focused company and we are pleased to activate the partnership with our global partner Ingram Micro in Morocco. Working with Ingram Micro Morocco, we have the ability to significantly expand our reach, better support our resellers and offer world class enterprise security solutions to the customers."

With the addition of Symantec to Ingram Micro North Africa's portfolio, local channel partners have access to more than 20 leading vendor offerings across multiple categories, including technology solutions, data centre, networking, cyber security and cloud.

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