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Tech Data Strikes Partnership with Akumina to Deliver Advanced Office 365 Solutions to Cloud Customer Base

Akumina Inc., whose technology platform is often referred to as "the CMS for Office 365" as well as the only developer framework designed specifically to connect Office 365 and SharePoint to any other business system of record, today announced a partnership with Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ:TECD).  Akumina will make its Office 365 content, collaboration and developer solutions available through Tech Data's TDCloud business unit and the StreamOne cloud marketplace.

Akumina’s software empowers developers and designers to build transformative digital experiences across cloud business systems while increasing internal business user productivity and overall solution adoption. Akumina also offers Intranet 365, a turn-key intranet which allows its clients to realize immediate value with their Office 365 investment. ​

"This partnership with Tech Data will help us further accelerate our ability to reach more channel partners," said David Maffei, Akumina’s CRO. "With InterChange, our partners are able to build faster, deploy quicker and connect their Office 365 solutions to every part of their client’s digital business strategy."

"As the footprint of Office 365 continues to grow within our resellers’ client base, these resellers are being tasked with maximizing the consumption of Microsoft Cloud services, stated Stacy Nethercoat, vice president, Tech Data Cloud, Americas at Tech Data. InterChange provides a perfect solution to help these agency’s client’s cost effectively do more with Office 365.

Tech Data's TDCloud business unit is a team of cloud experts dedicated to supporting Tech Data's channel of resellers through education, enablement, and adoption of cloud and subscription-based services. TDCloud is powered by Tech Data's StreamOne platform, an automated technology that scales the business and operational scope associated with cloud and subscription services.

To learn more about TDCloud, contact the TDCloud team at (800) 237-8931, ext. 87663, email: tdcloud@techdata.com, or visit: the TDCloud website.

About Akumina

Akumina delivers a software platform that enables internal business users to do their job and empowers developers to deliver a more intuitive way of increasing the adoption of today's cloud technology. Akumina’s decoupled architecture independently empowers the creation, management and maintenance of site experiences powered by an organizations intelligence, inside Office 365 and associated cloud technologies. Akumina's clients include Roper Technologies, Putnam Investments, the Realty Operations Group and The University of California. To learn more visit www.akumina.com or follow us on LinkedIn, FaceBook and Twitter.

About Tech Data

Tech Data Corporation is one of the world's largest wholesale distributors of technology products, services and solutions. Its advanced logistics capabilities and value added services enable 105,000 resellers to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse technology needs of end users in more than 100 countries. Tech Data generated $26.4 billion in net sales for the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2016. It is ranked No. 107 on the Fortune 500® and one of Fortune's "World’s Most Admired Companies."  To learn more, visit www.techdata.com, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.