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Softchoice Named Trend Micro Canada's Top National Partner

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Softchoice Named Trend Micro Canada's Top National Partner09:04 EDT Tuesday, April 27, 2010TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 27, 2010) - Softchoice Corporation (TSX:SO), is pleased to announce it has been honored as one of Trend Micro's top Canadian partners for 2009. At a recent awards ceremony Softchoice was named Trend Micro's Top National Partner of the year. Softchoice was selected according to revenue generated and the strategic contributions the Company has made to furthering Trend Micro's presence within the Canadian security market. "Innovative partners like Softchoice have been essential to our success," said Ian Gordon, director of marketing and channels for Trend Micro Canada. "It's our honour to have partners like this and our hope that these mutually rewarding relationships continue for years to come." With a local presence in major markets across Canada, sophisticated ecommerce capabilities and exceptional pre-sales support, Softchoice has played a valuable role in helping organizations benefit from the latest security solutions. Several years ago, the Company began offering a proprietary security assessment designed to identify gaps in desktop security infrastructure. Through the Softchoice TechCheck, Softchoice gives customers the information they need to assess potential risks, select solutions to address these issues and improve the overall security posture of their enterprise. "An award like this speaks to the dedication of the entire Softchoice team," said David MacDonald, President and CEO of Softchoice. "From sales and marketing, to pre-sales and professionals services, I'm proud of the contributions our people make to our customers and valued partners like Trend Micro." About SoftchoiceAs one of North America's leading providers of technology solutions and services, Softchoice helps businesses and organizations of all sizes to select, acquire and manage their software and hardware technology resources. Softchoice offers a full range of capabilities, including face-to-face consultations and IT asset management services designed to help customers save time, money and risk in IT procurement. Softchoice currently has 874 employees operating from more than 40 branch offices located in major cities across the U.S. and Canada. Softchoice stock is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the trading symbol "SO." The common shares of Softchoice are not registered under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 and are not publicly traded in the United States.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Media Contact: Softchoice Corporation Eric Gardiner 416.588.9002 Ext. 2358