Tech Data Expands TDMobility University

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CLEARWATER, Fla., April 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Offering leading edge mobility enablement services, Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) today announced the expansion of TDMobility University through TDMobility, its end-to-end mobility solutions destination. Through TDMobility University, Tech Data's community of mobility solution providers will gain access to the training and education they need to successfully expand their mobility offerings.

"For today's VAR, the rise in mobility is an opportunity to sell an entire mobility solution from handheld devices to mobile device management, and TDMobility University provides the roadmap for ultimate success," said Heather Murray, director, Sales and Marketing, TDMobility at Tech Data. "TDMobility University includes all the product training, news and education VARs need to successfully implement and enhance their mobility offering. A convenient one-stop portal, TDMobility University has proven to be an important resource for resellers, reinforcing Tech Data's commitment to providing a simple, profitable route to the mobile market through TDMobility."

TDMobility University provides a central portal for online training videos and resources our solution providers need to build their mobility business. TDMobility University includes sales, product training and access to demo programs.

Benefits of TDMobility University:

  • Convenient access to information about TDMobility news, education and resources.
  • Includes online training videos about the mobile market, including how to define a mobile strategy that will best fit end users, how to develop mobile policy, Mobile Device Management (MDM) and mobile security solutions.
  • Includes supplemental items like white-labeled presentations, meeting tips and scripts, product slicks, and email templates.
  • Includes customized branding for solution providers so the platform reflects company's brand when selling to end users.

"TDMobility University has proven to be an incredible resource for our mobility practice," said Kevin English, Mobility Team Manager at SHI International Corp. "It provides a mix of great education and information I need to be successful."

A joint venture between Brightstar and Tech Data, TDMobility has a sophisticated infrastructure that simplifies solution provider's entry into the mobile market, providing the industry's first end-to-end platform encompassing mobile hardware, software, service plans, activation and billing. TDMobility features two flagship offerings, CellManage™ and TDActivate™, designed to streamline the mobile supply chain and end-users' wireless infrastructure while saving reseller customers both time and money. Tech Data has key agreements in place with today's leading wireless carriers, including Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint, enabling resellers to activate lines on behalf of each mobile carrier.

To learn how TDMobility can enable you to expand and maximize your mobility offerings, contact the TDMobility team at (800) 237-8931, ext. 83662 or

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Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 120,000 resellers in more than 100 countries to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users. To learn more, visit

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