June 12, 2013



Mainline Information Systems is recognized with The IBM Pure Flex Business Partner Winning Edge Award

Tallahassee, Fla. – June 12, 2013 – Mainline Information Systems was named the winner of The IBM Pure Flex – Flex System Business Partner Winning Edge Award.

Announced at IBM Edge2013, the Premier Storage and Optimized IT Solutions conference, held this week in Las Vegas, NV, the award recognizes one Business Partner within a North American sales region who has made significant commitments to the IBM PureFlex. Each winner made substantial investments in skills to drive the technical excellence required to deliver world-class optimized IT solutions. As a result each award winner achieved Business Partner Technical Vitality scores that are in the top 25% for all authorized IBM Pure Flex – Flex System Business Partners in North America.

“It is an honor to be a recipient of this award,” said John McCarthy, president and COO of Mainline. “Mainline went all in when the IBM PureFlex system was announced. We have made key strategic hires and invested in training our technical resources to help our customers understand the value that Pure Flex systems can bring to their businesses. Additionally, we have IBM PureFlex in our Business Partner Innovation Center where customers can test drive the technology, either remotely or on-site. This recognition validates our investments and demonstrates to IBM and our customers that Mainline has the expertise to correctly apply the technology to ensure our customers’ business needs are met.”

About Mainline Information Systems, Inc.
Mainline, headquartered in Tallahassee, FL, is an information technology solutions and IT consulting firm, and has more than 500 employees nationwide. Mainline has received many industry accolades, including VMware Global Desktop Virtualization Partner of the Year, Red Hat’s North America Partner of the Year, multiple IBM Leadership Awards and a HP Virtualization Elite partner designation. Mainline provides solutions throughout the United States, Puerto Rico, and Brazil. The company may be reached by phone at 850.219.5000 and on the Internet at

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Kim Garner

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