Tech Data Wins Cisco Americas Distribution 2014 Award for Enablement

CLEARWATER, Fla., May 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) today announced that it is the recipient of the Cisco Americas Distribution award for U.S. Enablement Distributor of the Year. Cisco unveiled the nine winners on April 27, 2015 at its Americas Distribution Auxiliary Meeting in Montreal, Canada.

"This award is a testament to our team's continued commitment to enabling profitable growth for our Cisco partners," said Angie Beltz, vice president of Product Marketing, Cisco Solutions Group at Tech Data. "Through unique and innovative offerings like our exclusive Momentum Enablement Program and our Cisco Dashboard, Tech Data has become the go-to distributor for solution providers looking to grow their Cisco practices. I'm proud of our team and their accomplishments over the past year and we thank our partners at Cisco for this recognition."

"Cisco is privileged to partner with industry-leading distributors, and we've seen unprecedented growth in the distribution channel of Cisco's business. I'm delighted to recognize Tech Data as a Cisco 2014 Americas Distribution award winner," said Andrew Sage, vice president, Americas Distribution at Cisco. "The award presented to Tech Data recognizes its excellence and quality execution in 2014 for this category. It also acknowledges the contribution that Tech Data is making to the transformation of our business as we lead in evolving the industry to solve the challenges that our customers confront."

Cisco 2014 Americas Distribution awards reflect a distributor's outstanding performance in execution around a number of technology categories and business initiatives, including cloud computing, collaboration, data center and virtualization, enterprise networking, and security, as well as services, innovation, enablement, and accelerating the business.

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About Tech Data

Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 115,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $27.7 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2015. It is ranked No. 111 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune's "World's Most Admired Companies."  To learn more, visit, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter