Red Hat expands channel partner network in south India

DQC Bureau
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June 8, 2006

Red Hat announced that it has expanded its channel partner network in

southern India. The new partners signed include Bangalore IT Capital, Ashram,

Login & Anora in Bangalore, Dynamic, Veeras & Gem Infotech in Chennai

and SP Soft, Softpro & Computech in Hyderabad.

Tirthankar Mitra, Head-Channels and SI, Red Hat India said, "Southern

India has always shown an overwhelming response for Red Hat solutions. Linux

adoption in India and across the enterprise is growing, and our channel partner

network is also expanding to address this market and customer needs. These

partners not only cater to customers brought to them by Red Hat, but also

independently pursue new projects on Linux."

The Red Hat Ready Business partner program and Red Hat Advanced Business

partner program offers qualified resellers, VARs and system integrators a

strategic partnership with Red Hat. The program provides partners with exclusive

benefits such as sales and technical training online, logo usage and marketing

support, pre-sales support and product and training discounts.

Red Hat India has a distribution network of more than 70 channel partners,

spanning 27 cities across India.