CDW Spotlight

The CDW Spotlight is where we shine a light on what’s new, what’s news, and what’s neat.


Trading Time: When Every Millisecond Counts

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For proprietary trading firms, every millisecond they can shave off transaction speed counts as competitive advantage. Firms are constantly looking for the lowest-latency platforms in order to stay ahead of the competition, says Scott Hiemstra, CDW financial services manager. During a breakout session at this year’s The Trading Show Chicago, Hiemstra presented the latest high-speed, […]


CDW’s Annual Fun Drive is Here

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This July, CDW coworkers embark on the 25th annual CDW Fun Drive, a month-long grassroots campaign to raise funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH). Throughout the month, CDW coworkers design, organize and implement a variety of fun events and activities to support the 30-year-old children’s hospital charity. The department to raise the most money […]


CDW Technoliner on the West Coast Customs TV Show

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This past spring, CDW teamed up with world famous West Coast Customs to create the ultimate technology vehicle. Together, they transformed a standard charter bus and turned it into a 48-foot long technology showcase on wheels, powered by its own data center.  Next week, the CDW Technoliner will be featured in its very own “West […]


CDW’s Shelton Office Recaptures the 2013 Community Corporate Cup Title

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CDW’s Shelton, Conn., office regained its title in the 2013 Naugatuck Valley Community Corporate Cup, a six month series of team building events designed to promote healthy lifestyles while building company morale and showing community support. CDW competed against nine other companies in the Connecticut area during the six month period. Now in its 23rd year, […]


Design by CDW’s Paul C. Balan Chosen for National Humanities Medal

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An original design by artist Paul C. Balan of CDW will be featured on the new National Humanities Medal, the National Endowment for Humanities (NEH) announced. Paul’s beautiful design was selected from among 128 submitted in the endowment’s national competition. When Paul was growing up in the Philippines, he noticed the image of the Statue […]


ISTE 2013 – Common Core Tech

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Last month, 14,000 educators, administrators and members of the educational technology community gathered in San Antonio, Texas, for the ISTE Annual Conference. While there were plenty of new products and services to learn about, one thing was clearly top of mind – Common Core State Standards and how districts are preparing for them. To help […]