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Commercial vigour in ASEAN boosts demand for next generation technologies

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Companies begin to assess converged infrastructure solutions to improve data center management, simplify IT, and accelerate time to business value

by Bennett Wong, Vice President & General Manager and Mohamed Noorul Huq, Solutions Director, Avnet Technology Solutions, ASEAN

 

The countries that make up the Association of Southeast Asian Nations or ASEAN for short have always been known and favoured for being “exotic” destinations with colourful histories, diverse cultures, beautiful landscapes and beaches. While that remains true, the region’s image has evolved considerably and... View Article


Riding the Information Tsunami: IoT and Big Data Analytics

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by Max Chan, Vice President, Global Information Solutions, Avnet Technology Solutions Asia Pacific

 

There has been a number of exciting developments around the Internet of Things at Avnet lately.  First, we kicked off the calendar year 2016 announcing a newly created role of vice president, Internet of Things in the person of Eric Williams who will steer the company’s global IoT strategy. The year prior, Tim FitzGerald who previously led Avnet’s Cloud Solutions business has been appointed vice president... View Article


William Chu Delivers FY2014 Highlights and Sets Business Priorities for FY2015

FY2014: Significant improvements amid challenges

We recently caught up with William Chu, Regional President, Avnet Technology Solutions Asia Pacific. The executive talked about the latest and greatest at Avnet William happily shared the news that the company had made tremendous progress during the fiscal year 2014 ,with notable accomplishments including improved quality of revenue and revenue growth, six consecutive quarters year on year performance improvement, improved operating performance of business business unit and increased value to the market place.

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Avnet’s business updates, trends and the future in Asia Pacific

The economic growth and emerging markets in Asia Pacific region continue to challenge distributors for new technologies, value added services and better business practices. How does Avnet Technology Solutions adapt to the latest challenges and prepare for new opportunities as a leading distributor? We continued our conversation with William Chu, Avnet President, Asia Pacific to have the latest update of Avnet’s progress in the region and to get an insight into the company’s future plans. We also asked William’s view on the trends and new... View Article