IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ingram Micro Inc., is pleased to announce its new Ingram Micro Cloud Security Expert Program is celebrated by the CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, with a prestigious 5-star rating in CRN’s 2022 Partner Program Guide. Ingram Micro’s Award-Winning 5-Star Partner Communities – Alliance PME and Alliance Trust X – continue to shine in CRN’s annual Partner Guide, which recognizes the strongest and most successful channel partner programs.
Nationally recognized, CRN’s annual Partner Program Guide provides the channel community with an in-depth dive into the partner programs offered by IT vendors, service providers and distributors. A 5-star rating helps narrow the field to find the best fit, identifying the most rewarding partner programs and providing crucial insight into their strengths.
Available globally, Ingram Micro’s Cloud Security Expert program is proven to help channel partners accelerate their cybersecurity practices. New program includes several high-value resources for business development, including sales executives, safety and sales assessment tools, product referrals, premium marketing support and development funding , end-user delivery models and service implementation best practices, as well as lead generation and pipeline campaigns. Ingram Micro’s highly anticipated annual Cloud Summit is scheduled for May 17and – 19and In Miami. The event is open to distribution partners worldwide.
“Strong cybersecurity is paramount in today’s landscape of hybrid workplaces and expanding endpoints,” said Victor Baez, senior vice president of Ingram Micro Cloud. “As such, it is an honor for our Security Expert Program to receive top marks from a respected organization like CRN, reflecting our expertise in this very important partner area. We look forward to seeing and sharing the growing success of our channel partners at next month’s Cloud Summit.
With a growing community of 300 channel partners across the United States, Ingram Micro SMB Alliance continues to focus on expanding its partner knowledge and offerings with the right mix of SMB-focused credit and financing, of products, services, solutions, training, education and support resources. . SMB Alliance offers support at all phases of the sales cycle and business maturity to its members. Ingram Micro’s SMB Unplugged event takes place this year in Buffalo, NY on June 7thand.
Comprised of approximately 340 channel partners worldwide, Trust X Alliance brings a range of talent, expertise and experience across a variety of industry segments and technology areas to SMEs, midsize companies and enterprises. Recognized for their thought leadership and best practices, Trust X Alliance members are individually strong and collectively extraordinary – often collaborating locally, regionally and globally to learn from each other and deliver exceptional service to their clients. Ingram Micro’s Trust X Invitational will take place on June 1st-3rd in Phoenix, AZ.
“Ingram Micro’s communities and partner programs are all about enabling our channel partners to work smarter, grow faster, and do more for themselves and their customers,” said Jennifer Anaya, VP -Senior President of Global Marketing at Ingram Micro. “Our people and partners have and always will be a clear differentiator for Ingram Micro and we appreciate CRN’s recognition of these key strengths in its annual Partner Program Guide.”
“CRN’s Partner Program Guide explores the strengths of each organization’s Partner Program to honor those who consistently support and promote good change within the IT Channel,” said Blaine Raddon, CEO of The Channel Company. “As innovation fuels the speed and complexity of today’s technology, solution providers are looking for partners who can keep up with and help their growing business.”
The 2022 Partner Program Guide will be featured in the April 2022 issue of CRN and online at www.CRN.com/PPG.
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