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Computacenter receives EMC Business Partner Program EMEA Solution Provider Partner of the Year Award at EMC Global Partner Summit 2014

Computacenter Recognised for:

  • Computacenter is EMC's largest Pan-EMEA reseller by revenue
  • Computacenter's business with EMC in 2013 grew by 57% compared to 2012
  • Computacenter saw double digit growth in 2013 across all lines of EMC business including: DPAD, ESMD and Isilon

13th May 2014 - Computacenter, Europe's leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services and solutions, today announced that it has been awarded EMC Business Partner Program EMEA Solution Provider Partner of the Year. The award was received at the 2014 EMC EMEA Global Partner Summit, which took place during EMC World in Las Vegas, NV between 5-8 May.

Through the annual awards, EMC recognises Business Partner Program members that demonstrate a deep commitment to EMC by entering new markets, exceeding sales goals and providing exceptional customer support. It also recognises channels that build real value-add on top of EMC's world-class information infrastructure products.

Philippe Fosse, Vice President, EMEA Channels at EMC Corporation, comments: "Computacenter has had a truly exceptional year and fully deserves the Solution Provider Partner of the Year award. In a highly competitive category, Computacenter won by achieving an outstanding annual EMC revenue growth of 57%, including double digit growth across all lines of EMC business, firmly cementing its position as our largest Pan-EMEA reseller. It is to a large extent through channels such as Computacenter that EMC has had such a successful year and I thank them for their efforts."

Neil Eke, Director of Datacenter and Storage at Computacenter, collected the award on Computacenter's behalf and comments:
"Being recognised as EMC's Business Partner Program EMEA Solution Provider Partner of the Year is a further endorsement of how we are successfully responding and delivering critical business outcomes for our customers through our Data Optimisation and Storage expertise. This success is driven by truly understanding our customer's IT challenges and providing industry leading solutions that enable users and empower organisations to really transform their business."

About Computacenter
Computacenter is Europe's leading independent provider of IT infrastructure services. We advise customers on their IT strategy, implement the most appropriate technology from a wide range of leading vendors and manage their technology infrastructures on their behalf. We deliver on-site services in nearly 60 countries and supply IT hardware and software to customers in more than 100 countries. At every stage we make our customers' businesses sharper by removing cost, complexity and barriers to change across their IT infrastructures. Our corporate and government clients are served by offices across the UK, Germany, France, the Benelux region, Switzerland, as well as our Group Service Desk, which has operations in the UK, Germany, Spain, South Africa and Malaysia. Via this shared service facility, more than 1,100 native-speaking employees provide end user support in 18 languages. We handle in excess of four million contacts per year. Customers with global requirements are served through an extensive international partner network, which mirrors the scale requirements of our European-headquartered client base.

About EMC
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way. Additional information about EMC can be found at


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