Insight Australia Wins VMware Renewals 2016 Global & APJ Partner Innovation Award


Partners awarded for extraordinary performance and notable achievements

Sydney, Australia, June 14th, 2017 — Insight Australia (Nasdaq:NSIT) today announced that they have been honoured as a winner of a VMware 2016 Global and APJ Partner Innovation Award in the Renewals category. Insight Australia was recognised at VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2017, held in Ranchos Palos Verdes, California.

“I am pleased to recognise this year’s Global Partner Innovation Award winners, which are given to a select group of partners for their exceptional efforts in 2016,” said Ross Brown, senior vice president, Worldwide Partners and Alliances, VMware. “VMware is proud to see Insight Enterprises Australia win these awards and we look forward to our continued collaboration.”

Commenting on this achievement, Michael Morgan, General Manager, Insight ANZ, “This is an incredible achievement for our team and it demonstrates Insight’s commitment to deliver the VMware entire portfolio and focus on ‘outcome’ and ‘experience-based’ selling rather than simply renewing licenses.” 

Recipients of a Global VMware Partner Innovation Award were acknowledged in 21 categories for outstanding performance and distinctive achievements during 2016.

Categories for Global Partner of the Year included:

  • Cloud Provider
  • Digital Workspace
  • Education
  • Emerging Markets Distributor
  • Empower the Digital Workspace
  • Enterprise Solution Provider
  • Global Distributor
  • Global Systems Integrator
  • Global Systems Outsourcer
  • Innovation OEM
  • Integrate Public Clouds
  • Marketing
  • Modernise Data Centres
  • VMware NSX®
  • Partner Professional Services Program
  • Renewals
  • Rising Star
  • Solution Provider
  • Strategic Alliance
  • Technical ISV
  • Software-Defined Data Centre

About VMware Partner Leadership Summit

VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2017 offered VMware partners the opportunity to engage with VMware executives and industry peers to explore business opportunities, customer use cases, solution practices and partnering best practices. An invitation-only event, VMware Partner Leadership Summit 2017 provided partners with resources to develop and execute comprehensive go-to-market plans in 2017 and beyond. The event concluded with awards ceremonies recognising exemplary achievements in the VMware Partner ecosystem.

About Insight

From business and government organisations to healthcare and educational institutions, Insight empowers clients with solutions to realise their goals. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of hardware, software, cloud and service solutions, our 6,400 teammates provide clients the guidance and expertise needed to select, implement and manage complex technology solutions to drive business outcomes. Through our world-class people, partnerships, services and delivery solutions, we help businesses run smarter. Discover more at

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Fast facts

Insight was founded in 1988 and has global headquarters in Tempe, Arizona.

We provide intelligent technology solutions — hardware, software, cloud and support services.

We have operations in 21 countries and serve clients in more than 180 countries.

We’re Microsoft’s No. 1 Global Licensing Solution Provider.

Insight offers support in 15 languages.