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 [...]
An organization’s decision to move IT to the cloud is daunting because it is a wholesale change in sourcing and delivery of solutions. However, most organizations are planning to shift select capabilities there, and many already have. The decision is often influenced by technology trends, including the growth of bring your own device (BYOD), the consumerization of IT and ever-closer ties between technology delivery and business outcomes.
We’ve all heard tablet use is on the rise, but how much? Are tablets standard-issue employee equipment? And why do users like them? Is astrology a factor? (Yep, we asked, “What’s your sign?”) CDW surveyed 610 professionals in four industries to get the skinny on tablet use for work.
Recent CDW Spotlights
For the third year in a row, HealthTrust Purchasing Group named CDW Healthcare a winner of its HealthTrust Vendor Excellence Award. CDW Healthcare accepted the award at the HealthTrust University Conference and Vendor Fair in Nashville, Tenn. HealthTrust Purchasing Group is a group purchasing organization (GPO) that supports not-for-profit and for-profit facilities, as well as [...]
Since 2007, CDW and its coworkers have been going Passionately Pink in support of Susan G. Komen® – the world’s largest breast cancer organization, funding more breast cancer research than any other nonprofit while providing real-time help to those facing the disease. During the past six years, CDW and its coworkers have raised more than [...]
The number of women directors sitting on Chicago corporate boards is higher than ever before, according to the 16th annual Census from The Chicago Network. The Census monitors the progress of women in boardrooms, executive suites and as top performers in Chicago’s 50 largest publicly traded companies (The Chicago 50). This year, CDW is recognized [...]
CDW recognized this year’s outstanding technology partners by presenting the seventh annual Partner of the Year Awards during the 2013 CDW Partner Summit in Las Vegas. CDW’s Partner of the Year Awards recognize companies that have continuously provided exceptional support to CDW and its customers. This year’s award recipients include: Arrow Aruba Networks Avnet Services [...]
CDW hosts its eleventh annual Partner Summit this week in Las Vegas. This annual conference for CDW’s technology partners aims to strengthen partner relationships, improve collaboration and provide an opportunity to discuss plans for the coming year. This year’s summit will bring together more than 700 representatives from more than 225 CDW partners to discuss [...]
CDW in the News
The Huffington Post
Stephen Braat, CDW’s senior director and general manager of managed and cloud solutions, discusses the evolution of cloud computing as a mainstream technology for businesses.
Neal Campbell, senior vice president and chief marketing officer at CDW, is recognized for his work on CDW’s “People Who Get IT” integrated marketing campaign, which includes broadcast, print and online advertising, in addition to a range of digital tactics.
The Huffington Post
Dean Lamb, CDW’s director of integrated marketing, discusses the company’s “People Who Get IT” campaign, featuring NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley and now Heisman Trophy winner Doug Flutie.
Fifth Annual Champions for Children’s Celebrates Chicago Legends: The Bulls, CDW to be honored by Lurie Children’s
On Nov. 1, Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago hosted the annual Champions for Children’s, a star-studded event benefitting patients and their families. CDW received the Corporate Champions for Children’s Award in honor of its 25 years of exceptional philanthropic support of the hospital through coworker giving and events.
Health Management Technology
Kim Krisik, business development manager, CDW Healthcare, compares healthcare organizations’ preparedness between hurricanes Katrina and Sandy to explain the importance of electronic medical records and health information exchanges.