Avnet news stories - Page 2
New country general manager for Avnet Technology Solutions India
Sundaresan K has been appointed as Avnet Technology Solutions India country general manager, following Naresh Desai's promotion.
Avnet extends distribution agreement with Veeam for 'cutting edge' data center needs
Avnet is targeting the data center market in a major expansion of its distribution agreement with Veeam Software in India.
CenturyLink has inked deals with five new Aussie resellers
"Partnering with CenturyLink enables the Australian channel to help their business customers make a successful transition to cloud.”
Using education to accelerate the journey into next-generation technology
Individuals and businesses need to stay adaptable in order to succeed, or at the minimum, to survive.
'Courageous leadership' needed in sea of disruption, says exec
“Culture will do what culture will do. It is up to us to manage it, or it will control us.”
Avnet teams with IBM to take data analytics to APAC partners
Tech distributor Avnet is working with IBM business partners to further its data analytics solutions across the Asia Pacific region.
Avnet expands into China with Western Digital distie agreement
“AGCC has made it easy for our partners to do business around the world and accelerate their time to market.”
Avnet TS local sales up but profit slumps ahead of Tech Data buy
Avnet Technology Solutions has seen local sales increase 13.6% for the last financial year, but profit slumped.
Avnet inks Supermicro deal for server technologies
Avnet has inked a distribution deal with Supermicro Computers which it says will provide resellers with profitable growth opportunities.
Tech Data snaps up Avnet in $2.6b deal; gains local foothold
Tech Data is acquiring Avnet’s technology solutions business unit in a US$2.6 billion deal which sees the distribution giant enter the local market.
Avnet launches regional Education Services for APAC channel
Avnet has launched an education services division for its Asia Pacific business, appointing Michael Costigan to take charge of the unit.
Avnet offers up Crucial solid state drives and DRAM
Avnet Technology Solutions has been appointed as Australian distributor for Crucial’s solid state drives and DRAM products.
Avnet expands presence as "solutions specialist" to woo channel partners
Avnet says it's evolving into a "solutions specialist" to help suppliers and partners continue to meet customer needs.
Avnet inks VCE converged platforms distribution deal
Avnet is opening the doors for new data centre revenue opportunities for its partners with a deal to distribute EMC's VCE converged platforms locally.
Exclusive: Avnet ups Kiwi focus with new staff, new services, new vendors
Avnet is ramping up its NZ investment with new staff, services offerings - including a cloud marketplace - and vendors as it seeks big growth locally.
Avnet snaps up IBM's Richard Lightfoot to head NZ operations
Industry veteran Richard Lightfoot has taken on the role of Avnet New Zealand country manager, as the distie seeks to harness growth potential locally
CenturyLink expands Aussie reseller network
Building relationships and developing a mature distribution channel in Australia is a key focus for and a ‘win-win’ for CenturyLink and its partners.
Avnet serves up CenturyLink Cloud for Australian resellers
Avnet is serving up new opportunities for resellers after signing as the first in-country distributor for CenturyLink Cloud services.
Avnet named as a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company
Avnet has been named a 2016 World's Most Ethical Company - picking up the recognition for the third year in a row.
Avnet serves up new cloud offering on back of Microsoft COSN inclusion
Avnet has become the first distributor to join Microsoft's Cloud OS Network program in ANZ, offering up a host of benefits for resellers.
Internet of Things
Avnet ups IoT play with new appointment
Avnet ramps up internet of things push with the appointment of Eric Williams to the newly created role of vice president of IoT.
Which distie is paying the most Australian tax?
The ATO has released tax details for 1500 large corporates as part of a push for corporate transparency. So how much tax did Australian disties pay?
Avnet appoints first CISO
Avnet has appointed its first chief information security officer to ensure its information assets, and those of partners and customers, are protected.
Tintri sees 'huge' ANZ opportunity, ramps up team and channel
Tintri is ramping up its local presence – and its channel play – in the face of 'huge opportunity' across Australia and New Zealand.