July 11, 2014 6:21 AM ET

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Company Overview of Dimension Data North America, Inc.

Company Overview

Dimension Data North America, Inc. provides information technology services and solutions that help clients to plan, build, and support network and information technology infrastructures. It offers consulting, integration, and managed services. The company also provides services in the areas of networking, security, operating environments, storage, and contact center technologies. In addition, it offers OneCloud Partner Program that enables service providers, education institutions, government agencies, and trading communities with the marketing and sales enablement required to accelerate their cloud businesses; and cloud and hosting services for SAP solutions. Dimension Data North America, ...

One Penn Plaza

Suite 1600

New York, NY 10119

United States

Founded in 1991

Phone:

212-613-1220

Fax:

212-563-7279

Key Executives for Dimension Data North America, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Senior Vice President of Sales - North American Business
Age: 54
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Dimension Data North America, Inc. Key Developments

Dimension Data Announces Executive Changes

Dimension Data announced that it has a new country manager for Brazil. The firm appointed Carlos Brito, who for the last three years has served as CFO, to lead operations and expand business in the Latin American country. He previously worked for the local subsidiaries of MSF and Compuware. Brito replaces Marcelo Menta.

Dimension Data Now SAP-certified Provider of Cloud and Hosting Services for SAP Solutions Standardizes Cloud Server Images for Deployment Of SAP Solutions

Dimension Data announced it is now a SAP-certified global provider of cloud and hosting services for SAP solutions. Dimension Data also released a set of pre-configured cloud server images that makes it easy, safe and cost-effective to provision an environment of SAP solutions. With Dimension Data's cloud server images for the SAP ERP application available for its cloud clients, users can, in most cases, have a new cloud server operational on Dimension Data's Managed Cloud Platform within 30 minutes. Dimension Data offers integrated, enterprise-class cloud services that enable businesses to leverage the flexibility of the cloud for both temporary and mission-critical data centre workloads, such as enterprise applications and production web applications. These consist of a set of standardized builds involving the SAP enhancement package 7 for SAP ERP 6.0, Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012 that can be deployed in minutes onto a virtual machine in the Dimension Data Cloud. Dimension Data's public cloud and managed hosting environments enable clients and partners to develop, test and customize SAP applications quickly while reducing upfront capital expenses (capex) and ongoing operating expenses (opex), delivering the benefits of mobility, flexibility and scalability for local and global SAP solution-based environments. Dimension Data supports the full data centre lifecycle of both mission-critical applications such as SAP ERP and temporary workloads. Its cloud capability enables clients to reduce the time it takes to make changes to their implementation of SAP applications, helping improve their agility to meet strict business timelines while reducing risk and increasing uptime. Dimension Data's cloud services leverage the company's deep data centre and networking expertise and high-performance global cloud platform. For enterprise clients and SAP's ecosystem partners, Dimension Data's combination of systems integration and cloud capability helps ease the transition of SAP applications from traditional data centers to a cloud environment. As an SAP-certified provider of cloud and hosting services for SAP solutions, Dimension Data can perform a range of IT services related to SAP applications, from initial proof-of-concepts to rapid deployments for customers of their SAP solutions. To further ensure ongoing high standards for the management of SAP solutions, SAP-certified providers of cloud and hosting services for SAP solutions undergo a rigorous assessment of their delivery and support capabilities every two years by SAP's outsourcing partner certification group.

Dimension Data Opens Houston Office

Dimension Data announced its formal expansion into the Houston market with the opening of a new office. Located at 12 Greenway Plaza, the move into Houston reflects Dimension Data's commitment to meeting the growing enterprise demand for IT solutions and services in Houston and throughout South Central Texas. With its new, dedicated physical presence in Houston, Dimension Data will focus on helping new and existing clients across multiple industries in the region including oil and gas, finance, healthcare, insurance, and manufacturing, among others to meet market demands with a broad range of managed and professional services, spanning cloud, data center, networking, security and converged communications.

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