Data#3 wins big with Symantec

Symantec Corporation (Nasdaq: SYMC) announced Data#3 Limited (ASX:DTL) as the recipient of the 2010 Pacific Enterprise Partner of the Year award during the Symantec Vision 2010 conference on 07 September in Sydney. Data#3 was recognised a leading channel partner who demonstrated innovative delivery of services and solutions to customers.

The award acknowledges Data#3’s hard work and commitment to positioning Symantec’s portfolio of security, availability and systems management solutions in the enterprise market. Data#3 was selected on criteria including overall performance in revenue, deal registration, technical and marketing investments, customer service excellence and certification.

Symantec Award

“This year’s award winners have demonstrated how partnerships play a crucial role in meeting the needs of our customers in Australia and across the Pacific region,” said Craig Scroggie, Vice President and Managing Director, Symantec, Pacific Region. “Data#3 has continued to demonstrate expertise around Symantec’s security, storage and systems management portfolio, enabling them to deliver real value to their clients. We congratulate Data#3 and are proud to include them as part of our outstanding community of partners.”

With over 20 years of partnering with Symantec, Data#3 has achieved the highest level of partner status with the ‘Symantec Platinum Partner’. “Our Symantec expertise, combined with a close and long standing relationship with one of the world’s leading software manufacturers means that our clients can rely on us to deliver the best out of their investment in Symantec technologies,” said Data#3 Managing Director, John Grant.

“Over time, Data#3 has made significant investments in both sales proficiency and technical expertise to the benefit of our joint customers, and will continue to do so in acknowledgement of the strength of our partnership and the market opportunity that lies ahead of us. Symantec technologies underpin some of the most significant solutions that we take to market,” reinforces Grant.

“This recent award reflects our ongoing relationship, as well as previous accolades such as the Symantec Mid Market Partner of the Year and the Symantec Channel Partner of the Year for Asia Pacific.”

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