Done deal: Avnet TS now part of Tech Data

Tech Data Corp. has confirmed it has successfully completed its $2.6 billion acquisition of the Technology Solutions business of Avnet Inc. This news means a whole new set of leadership changes where CEO

Published on: February 27th, 2017 CDN Staff

Tech Data makes blockbuster deal to acquire Avnet

It’s the biggest IT distribution deal in history. Tech Data has acquired the Technology Solutions group of Avnet for $2.6 billion. Avnet is an extremely important acquisition for Tech Data. The distributor was

Published on: September 19th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

How close was Ingram Micro to merging with Tech Data or Synnex?

Ingram Micro’s SEC (U.S. Security and Exchange Commission) file made for some interesting reading today. The most interesting part was in the preliminary merger proxy area where the world’s top IT distributor exposed

Published on: May 17th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Westcon adds to its security portfolio

Value added distributor Westcon Group has inked a deal with Guidance Software to bolster its cyber-security line card. The head of Westcon's security practice, Andrew Warren, said new security exploits and threat vectors

Published on: July 7th, 2015 CDN Staff

Westcon introduces an incubation program

Networking distributor Westcon Group launched a new incubation program to identify emerging technology vendors who are in high-growth areas. The strategy behind this new program is for Westcon to develop global distribution relationships

Published on: June 29th, 2015 CDN Staff

Ingram adding onto its cloud services in Canada

CDN has just learned that distributor Ingram Micro is planning to introduce six new cloud services as part of its Ingram Cloud Marketplace for the Canadian market. This will be one of the

Published on: August 23rd, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto

Arrow partners with global IT training company

Value added distributor Arrow Electronics Inc. announced that New Horizons Worldwide Inc. has joined the company's global training alliance. New Horizons is an independent IT training company that focuses primarily on Microsoft and Cisco Systems.

Published on: June 27th, 2014 CDN Staff