Tech Data Offering Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams

Tech Data Offering Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams

Enables Resellers to Offer World-Class Design Tools and Services

CLEARWATER, Fla., Feb. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Expanding its Cloud
service offerings, Tech Data Corporation (Nasdaq:TECD) today announced it will
now distribute Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) Creative Cloud for teams. Tech Data's
partnership with Adobe will give resellers access to Creative Cloud for teams
through the Value Incentive Plan (VIP), Adobe's membership-based volume
licensing program. VIP simplifies the purchase, management, and permission to
use Adobe software and services based on declared user ID numbers.

"Tech Data is committed to providing the best Cloud services and solutions to
the channel," said Stacy Nethercoat, vice president of Product Marketing,
Software and Cloud Services at Tech Data. "Through our partnership with Adobe,
the VIP membership program is an innovative way to utilize Creative Cloud for
teams and the expertise of Adobe systems. The VIP membership is an enablement
tool that provides an all-encompassing customer service experience for our

Benefits of VIP for Resellers

  *VIP uses a simple enrollment process to initiate your Creative Cloud
    membership, so your team can deploy the software as the purchase is being
  *You'll be provided an administrator console that allows you to see what's
    been purchased and deployed and to whom—all from one easy-to-use
  *Membership also consolidates your seats and products into a single
    agreement and automatically prorates any additional seats that you add
    after the initial purchase, simplifying license management.

Creative Cloud for teams is ideal for resellers who want to offer download
capabilities of Adobe's professional tools.VIP members will benefit from
always up-to-date software and access to new tools and features from Adobe as
soon as they are available. Resellers can access more information about the
Creative Cloud product and 30 day trial through the Solutions Store powered by

The VIP initiative offered through Tech Data is intended to provide simple
access, technical support and education training for Adobe's Creative Cloud
users in the channel.

"The new Adobe Creative Cloud for teams is an industry-defining shift in
creative expression and inspiration, and it's a place where workgroups of
creative professionals can access all of the newest Adobe world-class tools
and services," said David Rich, director of Product Marketing for Adobe's
Digital Media business. "We are pleased that Tech Data is now offering the
Creative Cloud VIP program forresellers."

To maximize the benefits of the program, Tech Data's Creative Cloud team is
offering free webinars. To participate or to find out more information on how
the Tech Data team can enable you to reach target customers and maximize sales
for these new opportunities, contact Tech Data's Adobe team at (800) 237-8931,
ext. 82014 or

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 125,000 resellers in more than
100 countries to efficiently and cost effectively support the diverse
technology needs of end users. Tech Data generated $26.5 billion in net sales
for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2012, and is ranked 109^th on the
Fortune 500^®. To learn more, visit

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