Westcon-Comstor stories - Page 3
US$800m deal on table in possible Westcon-Comstor sale
Datatec has confirmed its considering a possible US$800m sale of a major share of Westcon-Comstor. Analysts tip Synnex and Arrow as best fit buyers.
The week in channel-land: New deals, channel reappearances and revenue tumbles
The weather outside may have been frightful this week, but that didn’t stop the distie deals, vendor offerings and channel reappearances.
Tech Data and Westcon-Comstor make the cut as APJ distie partners for Datadobi
Datadobi recently announced the appointment of Tech Data and Westcon-Comstor as their distribution partners for Asia Pacific and Japan.
Negotiations continue for Westcon and Logicalis parent
Negotiations are continuing for Westcon-Comstor and Logicalis parent Datatec for a 'significant transaction' first flagged in January.
Westcon-Comstor appoints David Gage to manage AU operations
Channel veteran and highly respected and accomplished IT executive, David Gage will soon take the reins at the AU Westcon-Comstor headquarters.
Exclusive: Distributor eyes Indonesia as test bed for ‘business in a box offerings’
Westcon-Comstor is looking to Indonesia to pilot new programs, following its launch of Blue Sky cloud services in Indonesia and Singapore last year.
Cylance and Westcon team up to offer key security services in Asia
Cylance today announced a new distribution partnership to bring advanced endpoint security solutions throughout Asia.
Exclusive: AWS spot instance optimisation tool coming to Westcon-Comstor
Westcon-Comstor will launch an AWS spot instance optimisation tool later this month to enable resellers to take advantage of spot optimisation prices.
Westcon parent warns of significant transaction ahead
Datatec, parent company to Westcon Group and Logicalis, has issued a cautionary statement that it is in negotiations for a significant transaction.
Updated: Westcon lands Cylance distie deal, ANZ excluded
“Westcon’s geographic footprint and technical capabilities in key regions make them an ideal partner as we expand our footprint all over the globe."
Rosenberg returns to fulltime NZ role as Westcon-Comstor seeks AU boss
Dave Rosenberg will head up Westcon-Comstor’s Kiwi operations next year, with the distributor currently looking to hire an Aussie managing director.
2016: 366 days of change in Kiwi channel-land
We take a look back at the year that was, the stories that showcased the Kiwi channel at its best -and worst- and the people that make up the channel.
2016: The year that was - and the stories that shaped the Aussie channel
Another year older, a little bit wiser? We take a look back at 2016 and the stories that shaped the Australian channel.
Benefits of upgrading your servers & OS – and the dangers of staying put
It has become vital to be agile and on the pulse of change – not least of which lies the importance of refreshing servers and operating systems.
2017 a year of change for Westcon-Comstor
Westcon-Comstor is bullish about 2017 as it strengthens its data centre focus - and promises 'a year of change'.
Updated: Dicker Data NZ snaps up Lenovo; Westcon dropped
“In today’s environment, this is something all sizes of businesses and enterprises demand and value."
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Westcon-Comster bolsters Aussie leadership team with three appointments
“There is a great opportunity in the market to expand Westcon-Comstor’s reach in both Queensland and the Norther Territory."
Exclusive: Westcon-Comstor serves up SMB 'business in a box' - and AWS margins
Westcon-Comstor has debuted an SMB 'business in a box' option on the back of its work with Maestrano - and margins for some AWS offerings.
Exclusive: Westcon-Comstor to bring cloud and CLP together on BlueSky
Westcon-Comstor is bringing cloud and CLP together under its BlueSky platform, enabling resellers to manage both from a single portal.
Westcon-Comstor financial division lands in Australia
Westcon Financial Services has opened its first office in Australia, appointing Mark Hegarty as director for the Australian & New Zealand operations.
Westcon NZ revenue up, but profit down on back of EMC change, turbulent market
Revenue is up by 3%, but profit is down for Westcon Group NZ.
Juniper Networks partner awards: NZ company takes top spot
“I’d like to extend my congratulations and thanks to all of our partners who’ve worked relentlessly over the past 12 months,"
Weston-Comstor adds Maestrano dashboard to BlueSky 4.0 release
Westcon-Comstor has added Maestrano's dashboard, which synchronises data from leading business apps, to its BlueSky cloud and service platform.