Avnet Technology Solutions has won two awards from Hewlett-Packard for increasing year-over-year sales of HP products in converged cloud, converged infrastructure and software-defined data centers.
The company won the HP Partner in Excellence-Top U.S. Enterprise Distributor award for the second award year and the HP Partner in Excellence Award for U.S. Software Growth for the first time, Avnet said Wednesday.
HP channel executives select the winners for the HP Partner in Excellence Awards.
Avnet said it achieved the highest-year-over-year growth for the enterprise distributor award and also acquired cloud computing firm Pepperweed Consulting in a move aimed at bolstering the HP software business.
Criteria for the awards includes business performance, overall growth, delivery of systems to customers or innovation in information technology through local community-based philanthropy.