Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the winners of its 2016 Red Hat North America Partner Awards. The winners were recognized at Red Hat’s 2017 North America Partner Conference, which concluded today in Las Vegas.
An integral part of Red Hat’s success is the efforts our partners bring to our technologies and services to our customers. It is inspiring to see the innovation and customer successes being driven by our ecosystem, and we are thrilled to be able to congratulate and thank them through the North American Partner Awards. Congratulations to all of this year’s recipients and we look forward to working with all of our partners to continue to help companies embrace innovation and transform and modernize their approaches to IT with open source solutions.
The awards honor Red Hat commercial and public sector partners for developing innovative solutions to meet customer needs and business challenges. The honorees were recognized for impressive solutions in several categories that span Red Hat’s open source portfolio and their dedication to delivering customer success.
The winners of the 2016 Red Hat North America Partner Awards are:
DMR Partner of the Year
Honoring a Red Hat partner that is national in scope and provides a wide variety of solutions within the corporate, enterprise, midmarket and SMB market space.
Insight Enterprises, Inc.
Canadian Partner of the Year
Honoring a Canadian Red Hat partner that has experienced the greatest growth and had the most significant impact on Red Hat’s business in Canada.
System Integrator Partner of the Year
Honoring Red Hat partners whose system integrator capabilities have enabled enterprise integration of Red Hat solutions.
Commercial: IBM Global Services
Public Sector: Science Applications International Corporation
US Partner of the Year
Honoring the US-based Red Hat partners that have experienced the greatest growth and had the most significant impact on Red Hat’s business in the US.
Commercial: Tata Consultancy Services
Public Sector: Emergent, LLC
Cloud Solution Partner of the Year
Honoring a Red Hat partner with full services and/or support capabilities that had the greatest impact on Red Hat's Cloud Solutions/Portfolio Business.
Cloud Partner of the Year
Honoring a partner whose collaboration has enabled exceptional cloud adoption for Red Hat.
Commercial: Amazon Web Services
Public Sector: DLT Solutions
Distributor of the Year
Honoring partners whose distributorships enabled exceptional sales growth of Red Hat solutions.
Commercial: SYNNEX Corporation
Public Sector: Carahsoft Technology Corporation
Industry Solution Partner of the Year
Honoring a Red Hat partner who has significantly impacted the industry with Red Hat solutions.
Innovation Partner of the Year
Honoring a Red Hat partner whose collaboration with Red Hat has enabled innovative opportunities over the past year.
Rising Star Partner of the Year
Honoring Red Hat partners whose collaboration with Red Hat has enabled exceptional growth over the past year.
Public Sector: immixGroup
Middleware Partner of the Year
Honoring Red Hat partners with specific middleware capabilities that had the greatest impact on Red Hat's Middleware Business.
Public Sector: Emergent, LLC
Security Partner of the Year
Honoring a Red Hat public sector partner who has driven the adoption of a broad set of Red Hat products as part of a platform/solution designed for greater security.
Canada Collaboration Partner of The Year
Honoring a Red Hat Canada Alliance Partner who demonstrates a high level of collaboration in delivering success to our clients.
Mark Enzweiler, senior vice president, Global Channel Sales and Alliances, Red Hat
"An integral part of Red Hat’s success is the efforts our partners bring to our technologies and services to our customers. It is inspiring to see the innovation and customer successes being driven by our ecosystem, and we are thrilled to be able to congratulate and thank them through the North American Partner Awards. Congratulations to all of this year’s recipients and we look forward to working with all of our partners to continue to help companies embrace innovation and transform and modernize their approaches to IT with open source solutions."
Learn more about Red Hat's North America Partner Conference
Learn more about Red Hat Partner Program
Connect with Red Hat
About Red Hat
Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As a connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Learn more at http://www.redhat.com.
Certain statements contained in this press release may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements provide current expectations of future events based on certain assumptions and include any statement that does not directly relate to any historical or current fact. Actual results may differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors, including: risks related to the ability of the Company to compete effectively; the ability to deliver and stimulate demand for new products and technological innovations on a timely basis; delays or reductions in information technology spending; the integration of acquisitions and the ability to market successfully acquired technologies and products; fluctuations in exchange rates; the effects of industry consolidation; uncertainty and adverse results in litigation and related settlements; the inability to adequately protect Company intellectual property and the potential for infringement or breach of license claims of or relating to third party intellectual property; risks related to data and information security vulnerabilities; the ability to meet financial and operational challenges encountered in our international operations; ineffective management of, and control over, the Company's growth and international operations; and changes in and a dependence on key personnel, as well as other factors contained in our most recent Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q (copies of which may be accessed through the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at http://www.sec.gov), including those found therein under the captions "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations". In addition to these factors, actual future performance, outcomes, and results may differ materially because of more general factors including (without limitation) general industry and market conditions and growth rates, economic and political conditions, governmental and public policy changes and the impact of natural disasters such as earthquakes and floods. The forward-looking statements included in this press release represent the Company's views as of the date of this press release and these views could change. However, while the Company may elect to update these forward-looking statements at some point in the future, the Company specifically disclaims any obligation to do so. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing the Company's views as of any date subsequent to the date of this press release.
Red Hat and the Shadowman logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Red Hat, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the U.S. and other countries. Linux® is the registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the U.S. and other countries.