Windows, Chrome, Android, Apple; traditionally, districts picked a single operating platform for instruction and administrative functions – but is that still necessary? As districts embrace mobility and cloud in the classroom and as a business enabler, how do multiple platforms affect students and educators as well as districts’ short and long-term educational goals? CDW-G surveyed […]
As millions of workers bring their own mobile devices to work and connect to their employers’ networks, those devices further complicate already-complex computing systems. The BYOD phenomenon is one of the greatest challenges for IT professionals: empowering worker choice and productivity while protecting the organization’s network, data and assets. CDW’s Mobility at Work Report surveyed […]
Common Core State Standards offer educators, parents and administrators a consistent and clear understanding of what students need to learn in order to be successful in the classroom, college and beyond. Technology is a critical component of Common Core that can support teaching, learning and student engagement and assessment. CDW-G’s latest research, Common Core Tech […]
Recent CDW Spotlights
Today is System Administrator Appreciation Day (SysAdmin Day), and if you accessed this site using high-speed Internet and a fully functional computer or tablet, this is the day to thank your dedicated and hardworking system administrators. It’s time to appreciate the men and women who are always there when you call them over and over […]
GetVoIP ranked CDW No. 5 on its list of the top 10 data centers to work for in 2014 for its benefits, knowledgeable management, learning environment and development opportunities, according to coworker feedback gathered from Glassdoor, a community career site where employees can submit reviews of their employers, upload salary reports and more. GetVoIP used […]
LPGA professional Paula Creamer, sponsored by CDW, sank a 75-foot eagle putt to win the HSBC Women’s Champions in Singapore on March 2. That “miracle” putt is now in the final rounds of voting for the “Best Play” award at the 2014 ESPY Awards, ESPN’s annual sports awards show. Creamer was forced to a playoff […]
CDW won the Marketing Campaign of the Year award from CA Technologies for implementing a well-integrated plan that successfully targeted specific business segments.
CDW was recognized with the DMR Client Performance Award at the recent 2014 Intel Solutions Summit (ISS) North America in Las Vegas. The Intel Solutions Summit is one of the most prestigious channel events in North America. This invitation-only conference enables top-tier Intel Technology Providers to connect with other Intel channel partners and Intel executives […]
CDW in the News
CDW coworkers praised their positive work environment, helping CDW achieve the No. 5 rank on GetVoIP’s list of the top 10 data centers to work for in 2014. Coworkers described CDW as a “large company that has the perks of a close-knit, smaller company,” thanks to its benefits, knowledgeable management, learning environment and development opportunities.
Folds of Honor, in collaboration with CDW and Microsoft, presented more than 100 Surface Pro 3 tablets to the dependents of military servicemen and women at the Quicken Loans National golf tournament. This Golf Channel Morning Drive segment highlights the presentation, in which PGA TOUR professional and CDW ambassador Gary Woodland personally thanked the military families, and features an interview with CDW Senior Vice President of Product and Partner Management Matt Troka, Microsoft Vice President of U.S. Device Sales Jane Boulware and Folds of Honor ambassador Sarah White.
American City & County
Knox County, Ill., won a $20,000 grand prize from the Win a Technology Center Sweepstakes, sponsored by CDW-G and the Center for Digital Government. Scott Erickson, Knox county clerk, discusses how the complete interactive technology package awarded in the sweepstakes will enable the county to keep voting records to increase government transparency and accountability.
Fortune selected Paul Balan, mail room associate, CDW, as one of 50 people for its Heroes of the 500 2014 list, which honors extraordinary people who work at 2014 Fortune 500 companies. Balan is not only a CDW coworker, but also a talented artist whose designs have been featured on a medal honoring Native American code talkers and the National Humanities Medal.
Based on feedback from its own employees, CDW ranked No. 3 on Business Insider’s list of 10 best tech companies to work for that are not in Silicon Valley. CDW coworkers praised the company for promoting and encouraging a positive work/life balance.
Recent Press Releases
Woodland and Villegas Join the Official Technology Partner of the PGA TOUR VERNON HILLS, Ill. – June 25, 2014 – CDW (NASDAQ: CDW), a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, today announced its sponsorship of two PGA TOUR® champions, Gary Woodland and Camilo Villegas. As the Official Technology Partner of […]