iValue InfoSolutions has received the ‘Best VAD for 2010’ award from Hitachi Data Systems (HDS), at the recently concluded HDS ‘India Partner summit 2011’ at Aamby valley, Lonavla. Kevin Eggleston, Sr. VP & GM Asia Pacific & Vivekanand Venugopal, VP & GM, Hitachi Data Systems, India presented the award at the 2 day summit which saw 80+ partners from across the country in attendance.
With data doubling every two years across businesses and verticals, HDS and its partners are increasingly being called upon to address customers' manageability challenges, resulting in a growth rate of over 100 per cent in iValue's Hitachi Data Systems business during FY11.
Vivekanand Venugopal, VP & GM at Hitachi Data Systems said, "iValue has leveraged the Hitachi TrueNorth Partner Program and expanded our partner ecosystem in emerging markets and regions. This has been a significant contributor to our growth and accelerated our partner capabilities in the areas of Storage Virtualization, File and Content Services, and differentiated end-to-end application solutions."
Sunil Pillai, Founder of iValue InfoSolutions, while receiving the award added said, "Our partnership with Hitachi Data Systems has enabled us to offer solutions that help to address our customers' business challenges effectively. We’ll continue to add focused partners for Hitachi Data Systems during this year too and continue to build on the growth momentum.