SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — SANGFOR Technologies, a global leader in WAN Optimization, Internet Access Management, and SSL-VPN technology, is pleased to announce a U.S. distribution agreement with Ingram Micro Inc., the world's largest technology distributor.
SANGFOR's International market expansion started in 2008 with a focus on South East Asia. This was followed by establishing a European presence, and in November 2012 entering North America, which is becoming one of the fastest growing markets. "Our new relationship with Ingram Micro is a milestone for SANGFOR's international branding, technology leadership and commitment to the channel," said Cynthia Liu, Managing Director of SANGFOR U.S. "The broad range of services and support offered by Ingram Micro allows SANGFOR to effectively meet the challenges confronting us in the U.S. market."
Being a global company SANGFOR brings both a wide range of customer experiences and proven WAN Optimization technology to the U.S. Market. In addition, SANGFOR's WAN Optimization technology complements a number of Ingram Micro's existing offerings including, VMware, Citrix, and Veeam. This combination should allow SANGFOR to become an essential piece of many IT initiatives whilst limiting overall WAN infrastructure costs.
"Businesses big and small can benefit from WAN optimization technology and with data consumption increasing and adoption of cloud-based solutions rising there's a perfect storm of opportunity for channel partners who have the right skill set to refresh the network and optimize the performance, control and security of everything connected to it," says Eric Kohl, Senior Director, Advanced Technology Division, Ingram Micro U.S. "We're pleased to include SANGFOR within our growing portfolio of networking and security solutions."
About SANGFOR Technologies Inc.
SANGFOR concentrates on excellence in WAN devices, chiefly for middle market. Founded in 2000, SANGFOR has had a clear mission: Enlarge the Internet value through better connection, management and bandwidth optimization. SANGFOR's products have been designed to offer unparalleled performance, granular reporting and greater flexibility while lowering Total cost of ownership. Visit www.sangfor.com
About Ingram Micro Inc.
Ingram Micro is the world's largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions. The company is the only global broad-based IT distributor, serving 160 countries on six continents with the world's most comprehensive portfolio of IT products and services. Visit www.ingrammicro.com.
Rex Murphy (SANGFOR)
Marie Rourke (Ingram Micro)