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
A new report from CDW – which surveyed 1,002 U.S. bank customers and 152 bank managers – reveals that half of banks (49 percent) experienced a cybersecurity attack in the past 12 months, but just 5 percent of customers are aware. CDW’s “In Cybersecurity We Trust?” report – an assessment of the prevalence of attacks, […]
U.S. Veterans Magazine (USVM) recognized CDW on its 2014 Best of the Best list for Top Veteran-Friendly Companies. The recognition acknowledges CDW’s continued commitment to creating hiring opportunities for veterans. CDW is proud to offer veterans a challenging and rewarding culture along with the support necessary to help them launch successful careers that capitalize on […]
Earlier this week, F5 Networks presented CDW with its 2013 UNITY Security Partner of the Year award for the Americas. F5 Networks officially presented its 2013 UNITY Partner of Year awards during Agility, F5’s annual technology summit for partners and customers, which took place Aug. 4-6 in New York City. The F5 UNITY awards honor […]
Level 3 Communications named CDW its 2013 Top Sub Agent of the Year during the Channel Partners Conference & Expo. The Top Sub Agent of the Year Award highlights CDW’s achievement in delivering Level 3 telecommunications services to meet the unique needs of its customers seeking global voice and data networks. CDW leveraged its dedicated […]
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 […]
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.