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HYCU Expands Australia and New Zealand Market Opportunity with Tech Data
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HYCU Expands Australia and New Zealand Market Opportunity with Tech Data

Newest Distribution Partner To Help Drive Broader Adoption for HYCU Data Protection for Nutanix

BOSTON, April 16, 2019HYCU, Inc., a pioneering enterprise software company specializing in data backup, recovery and monitoring for next-generation Enterprise Clouds, and Tech Data (Nasdaq: TECD) today announced a new agreement through which Tech Data will distribute HYCU Data Protection for Nutanix backup and recovery software to their network of partners across Australia and New Zealand (ANZ).

“Since the introduction of HYCU for Nutanix, we have seen tremendous interest and growth around the globe, and in particular throughout ANZ,” said Simon Taylor, CEO, HYCU, Inc. “To cultivate that growth and interest, our key strategic partner relationships become even more important as we look to support our growing Nutanix customer base. We are excited to team with Tech Data and its reseller partners to accelerate HYCU’s presence across ANZ.”

Through the new agreement, Tech Data will make HYCU for Nutanix’s purpose-built data protection software available to its partners across the region. With HYCU for Nutanix, ANZ-based organizations will be able to protect and recover application specific workloads faster and with the same simplicity they experience from their Nutanix infrastructure investments. The relationship extends to all HYCU products across IT monitoring and data protection.

“A recent Security and Risk survey conducted by Gartner illustrated that data security is front of mind for almost 80 percent of business leaders and boards,” said Wendy O’Keeffe, country general manager, Australia and New Zealand, at Tech Data. “As an emerging player in the data protection software space for Nutanix, HYCU provides innovative technology solutions to cost-effectively manage, protect and recover organizations’ data. As a strategic distribution partner of Nutanix, we are thrilled to add HYCU solutions to our portfolio, driving enhanced data protection solutions for our partners.”

To learn more about HYCU, visit www.hycu.com, follow @hycuinc and connect with us on LinkedIn; or contact the Tech Data team at 1300 36 25 25.

 

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About HYCU

HYCU makes it easy to thrive in a hyper-simple, multi-cloud world. The pioneering enterprise software company specializes in data backup, recovery and monitoring for hyper-converged (HCI), Google Cloud and multi-cloud infrastructures. Headquartered in Boston, Mass., HYCU harnesses 25 years of sophisticated IT experience, insights from over one million users, and work with more than 25,000 customers, more than 10 ISVs and 350 employees to create a deep and unrivaled well of industry expertise. The result is unsurpassed alignment with industry leaders and a formidable competitive advantage in the multi-cloud space. HYCU’s flagship products, a purpose-built backup and recovery solution for Nutanix, and a managed backup as a service for Google Cloud Platform, are acclaimed in the industry and features performance and value that are unmatched.

About Tech Data

Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of
products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation
technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world
needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data is ranked No. 83 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 10 straight years. To find
out more, visit www.techdata.com or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

For further information, please contact:

Don Jennings
HYCU, Inc.
Tel: (617) 791-1710
Email: don.jennings@hycu.com

Sarah Harvey
Associate Director, Marketing and Communications, Asia Pacific
Tech Data
Phone: +61 2 8875 0523
Email: sarah.harvey@techdata.com