While retail is not an area that we normally focus on for the Cisco brand line in distribution, digital influence and its impact on retail is a relevant topic. I have to admit that this past holiday season I did participate not just in Black Friday/Saturday/Sunday but also Cyber Monday (sorry to my boss, I had to get the online deals). Like many shoppers, I braved the Thursday portion of…
All too often in the data security world, companies aren’t looking at the whole picture on what could happen in the event of an attack. While it’s unlikely that you’ll walk into an abandoned data center overrun by walkers, the possibility of a major security breach hitting the business is very real in this day and age.
A large percentage of IT resources and budgets are spent on infrastructure management and maintenance. Learn how you can get the most out of your converged infrastructure and beat the competition with FSA One Frameworks in this #90SecondSolution featuring Avnet Solutions Manager, Bruce Gilroy.
“So which converged infrastructure stack should I hang my hat on? Which is the best one? Which one is growing in the market? Which one will still be around in a few years? Which suppliers are really supporting the channel? Where should we invest our resources and focus, you know we want to grow our revenue and customer base, right? And margin, we need to be profitable, of course…”
Since we regularly hear some variation of these questions, I thought I’d offer my perspective.
Competition is a big and complex topic, but FSA One Frameworks™ offers several advantages over other
So just when you thought you had gotten your arms around Converged Infrastructure, Converged Platforms and Hyper-converged…
All of a sudden, everyone is starting to talk about Composable Infrastructure (and if you’re not hearing about it yet, you soon will and in a big way).
Missed the event but still want to deliver next-generation security across the attack continuum to your customers? Check out our recap!
New attack vectors are on the horizon with the dawn of increased connectivity in the Internet of Everything. This new threat landscape requires healthcare organizations to think beyond HIPAA and HITECH laws and regulations and understand how security controls also impact business operations as a whole.
Regardless of the role your business has within the Internet of Things ecosystem— device manufacturer, solution provider, cloud provider, systems integrator, or service provider—you need to know how to get the greatest benefit from this new technology that offers such highly diverse and rapidly changing opportunities…and most importantly, secure it once you do.
Ever wonder what a complex process, such as building a Cisco IBM VersaStack™ converged system looks like? Traditionally, partners unbox more than 150 individual pieces and manually test each part, one-by-one. In this time lapse video, we show how Avnet’s global integration services does it all in under 3 minutes.
Alison Challman, Vice President of Marketing, Avnet HP Solutions and Steve Phillips, CIO, Avnet, Inc. were recently featured in a series of educational podcasts conducted by ChannelBuzz.ca. Tune in to hear their take on trends in the channel and 2015 IT priorities.
As the NFL’s championship game draws near, innovative technology provided by Avnet’s partners and suppliers is helping championship week operate without a hitch.
The 104th Annual NRF Big Show held last week, January 11-14 in New York City proved the retail industry is thriving and offering some of the most creative solutions for retailers yet to date. Avnet’s Norman Korn offers a look inside the event and provides his key takeaways.
One of the biggest aspects of any successful collaboration is the ability to work on a project anywhere on any device at any time. Where does one start in this land of BYOD and BYOA?