List recognizes VARs with deep technical expertise and premier certifications in North America

Reston, Va. February 19, 2013 – ThunderCat Technology, a service-disabled veteran owned small business that delivers technology services and solutions to the federal government announced today that it has been names to CRN’s Tech Elite 250. ThunderCat joins the definitive list of solution providers with deep technical expertise and premier certifications in the data center market.

“The Tech Elite 250 recognizes an elite group of technology companies who are successfully navigating the dynamic IT channel market,” said Kelley Damore, Vice President, at UBM Channel. “By identifying and adapting to the skills and training needed to best serve today’s customers, members of the Tech Elite 250 have proven their commitment to delivering the products and services that today’s end-users value most.”

The list was developed by CRN editors and is based upon the level and depth of technical certifications from EMC, IBM, Cisco, VMware, Citrix, Microsoft,Dell, Hewlett-Packard, Symantec and NetApp. These technical ceritifcations have enabled solution providers to deliver best-of-breed products and services to support their customers.

ThunderCat CEO, Tom Deierlein said, “We are pleased to be on this list. This is a direct result of the hard work, training, and expertise of our staff. This is particularly a direct reflection on our group of talented, dedicated and multiple-discipline engineers. Their expertise and deep knowledge is critical to solving our clients’ challenges.”

A sample of CRN’s 2012 “Tech Elite 250” list is featured in the February issue of CRN Magazine and online at

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About ThunderCat Technology

Recently named to Forbes’ “America’s Most Promising Companies” list and currently ranked #125 on the Solution Provider 500, the award winning ThunderCat Technology is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business that delivers technology services and solutions to the federal government and fortune 500 companies. Specifically, ThunderCat is a systems integrator that brings an innovative approach to solving customer problems in and around the datacenter by providing strategies for Data Storage, Networking, Security, and Applications. ThunderCat represents, distributes, integrates, and provides technologies from best of breed manufacturers. Clients include DHS, USACE, HHS, DLA, DFAS, FBI, NIH, Navy, Army, VA, and TSA.