Ingram Micro Announces First of Many Services Debuting on New Cloud Marketplace, Powered by Parallels
SANTA ANA, CA — (Marketwired) — 06/09/14 — Ingram Micro Cloud, a global division of Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), today announced the general availability of three new, Ingram Micro-branded and Ingram Micro-hosted cloud solutions. Available now to channel partners in the U.S., the new cloud solutions are managed by Ingram Micro’s wholly-owned subsidiary SoftCom and include:
Ingram Micro Hosted Exchange – Based on Microsoft Exchange 2013, Ingram Micro Hosted Exchange offers sophisticated communication and collaboration tools which provide seamless access to email, calendars, contacts, and tasks; regardless of location or device.
Ingram Micro Virtual Private Servers (VPS) – Powered by Parallels virtualization technology, Ingram Micro VPS offers a full-service Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solution that allows customers to easily spin-up and manage their own server based solutions.
Ingram Micro Web Hosting – Designed to simplify sales and service, Ingram Micro Web Hosting provides all the resources and services needed for channel partners to host fully managed and secure business websites for their customers.
Simultaneously, Ingram Micro Cloud is launching a new Cloud Marketplace powered by Parallels software. Cisco is the first of many third-party vendors and services to be featured in the new Marketplace. Additional vendors and services will be added throughout 2014.
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About Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace
The Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace is a transactional online marketplace for channel partners and IT professionals to educate themselves, browse, order, provision, invoice and manage a comprehensive suite of cloud services with ease and efficiency directly from Ingram Micro. Under the new worldwide organization, Ingram Micro offers a global platform powered by Parallels that is built to enhance the Cloud Marketplace’s capabilities and support a much broader and deeper portfolio of cloud management services and solutions.
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world’s largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain and mobile device lifecycle services. As a vital link in the technology value chain, Ingram Micro creates sales and profitability opportunities for vendors and resellers through unique marketing programs, outsourced logistics and mobile solutions, technical support, financial services and product aggregation and distribution. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving approximately 170 countries on six continents with the world’s most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit IngramMicro.com.
Source: Ingram Micro Inc.