CLEARWATER, Fla., June 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) today announced the grand opening of its expanded Solutions Center at its headquarters in Clearwater, Florida. A sales enablement space for Tech Data and its partners, the new Solutions Center features a 6,000+ square foot IT solutions lab and millions of dollars in IT products. It encompasses the latest technologies so customers can visualize the full end-to-end solution. Available to business owners, technicians, sales and end users alike, all can utilize and benefit from the Solutions Center.
"The Tech Data Solutions Center showcases the latest technology, offers both hands-on and remote training, and delivers unified communications to our partners, customers and their end users," said Pete Peterson, senior vice president, U.S. Sales at Tech Data. "Technology is constantly advancing, and the Solutions Center provides complete, all-encompassing solutions that enable our partners to learn and grow their business, all in one location."
Schneider Electric Data Center XperienceWithin Tech Data's Solutions Center, Schneider Electric created the "Data Center Xperience" that includes racks, power, and cooling infrastructure in order to enhance the capabilities and technology. This is largest of its kind within U.S. distribution, showcasing the latest technology and robust product offerings that provides customers with the full experience. Included in the launch, Schneider Electric installed the following into the Solutions Center:
- Symmetra PX 100KW modular UPS
- Hot Aisle Containment System (HACS)
- Modular PDU/Breaker system
- InRow cooling
- Uniflair perimeter cooling
- StruXureware DCIM software
- NetBotz physical security and environmental monitoring