Ingram Micro Cloud blog + press releases

Ingram Micro Brings Cognitive Mobile Security to Enterprise and SMB through IBM MaaS360 with Watson

Delivering AI-powered endpoint management is easy with Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace, the world’s largest e-commerce platform for cloud services. IRVINE, Calif. – December 19, 2017 – Ingram Micro Inc. is helping drive AI-powered cloud technology with the addition of IBM MaaS360 with Watson on the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace, an automated e-commerce platform that offers more than 200 vetted cloud services to more than 44,000 resellers globally. This expanded relationship with IBM Security...

Ingram Micro Cloud Surpasses 2 Million Seats on Marketplace, 25 Million Seats Across All Platforms - Ingram Micro Cloud

We’re excited to announce we have surpassed 2 million active seats managed on the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace, the world’s largest e-commerce platform for cloud services. This is a noteworthy achievement, especially since the Cloud Marketplace was launched just 3 years ago, and with the support of our partners, we have doubled our user numbers in less than a year to reach this milestone. Passing 2 million active seats not only demonstrates the breadth and scale of the Ingram Micro Cloud...

Ingram Micro Cloud Teams Up with Samsung to Bring Microsoft Windows Desktop as a Service to the Mobile Prosumer Using Amazon WorkSpaces

Accessing a full virtual Windows desktop from Samsung DeX with Samsung Galaxy Note8 or Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ is made easier with Ingram Micro Cloud's service automation platform. IRVINE, Calif. – October 5, 2017 – Ingram Micro Inc. is helping drive consumer adoption of mobile virtual desktop technology with the launch today of a simplified, point-of-entry Cloud Store for Samsung DeX customers. Ingram Micro Cloud's solution automates the setup of Amazon WorkSpaces and Microsoft Windows Desktop...

Ingram Micro Cloud datasheets + case studies

Acronis + Ingram Micro Cloud case study

Acronis provides backup, disaster recovery and secure file sync and share solutions to service providers. In 2014, Acronis began looking for a way to significantly scale and grow its Cloud Partner Program that was in development and was set to include secure end-to-end automated service delivery and customer management (including provisioning, consumption, billing and reporting) for its channel partners. While Acronis had a range of solutions available to partners, its billing and provisioning processes were manual and error-prone. There was also a need to reduce operational costs with the hopes of minimizing the complexity of its multi-platform system.

Ingram Micro Cloud awards sheet 2017

Ingram Micro Cloud is the only cloud distributor that offers both a platform and the world’s largest ecosystem, ensuring our partners are always in control of their cloud journey. We provide a full cloud platform spectrum supporting all business models – our partners can sell from our extensive marketplace or build their own using the power of our platform, empowering them to reach new customers and create new partner relationships wherever they want and however they want.

Ingram Micro Cloud Orchestrator datasheet

Ingram Micro Cloud Orchestrator enables service providers to simplify cloud initiatives for their customers by automating and orchestrating the deployment and management of workloads in any private, public, hybrid or multi-cloud environment... There’s a paradigm shift in business and the pace has never been faster. Now, more than ever, companies are relying on the cloud for the agility to create new business opportunities, become more responsive to customers and boost their competitive edge.

Infrastructure Your Way datasheet

The market opportunity for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is huge. According to IDC, worldwide spending on public cloud services and infrastructure will reach $122.5 billion in 2017, an increase of 24.4% over 2016.* To help you take advantage of this untapped opportunity, regardless of your current IaaS proficiency, Ingram Micro has made significant investments in building Infrastructure Your Way, a full lifecycle cloud infrastructure enablement program.


The Travel Industry Dives into Wearable Tech at CES 2017

The new year is here, and with it comes CES 2017. The Las Vegas-based expo holds the reputation of being the place to see what the future of tech might look like. As expected, hundreds of different wearables, home automation and IoT products, eye-popping smart TVs, and drones of every type and shape have taken over the expo. This year, we’ll also be seeing more of virtual and augmented reality technology along with a number of futuristic cars on display.

The Top Challenges Facing the Beta Testing Industry

Customer validation is a crucial stage of the product development lifecycle, but we’ve found that the beta testing industry across the board is still in its infancy. Between a fragmentation in the terminology used for this type of testing and no standard for who is in charge of these tests within a company, there are many challenges still facing the industry. In an industry survey we conducted earlier this year of professionals from more than 260 tech companies, we found that, for the vast...

Human vs. Bot Testers

Testing your product before launch and collecting pre-release user feedback is a crucial part of the product development lifecycle. However, one question we’ve seen come up in the industry in recent years as automated testing becomes much more powerful is if human testers are needed for this type of testing anymore. If you’re trying to decide if you need human testers or not for your next test, there are certain key factors you’ll need to consider.