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 […]
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.
Recent CDW Spotlights
You see, one entry is all it takes to be a grand-prize winner in the 2014 Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes. There are just seven days left to submit the winning entry that could bring $45,000 in technology grants – including on-site professional development from CDW-G and Discovery Education and a $5,000 Discovery Education digital […]
CDW was recently honored with the HP PartnerOne Financial Services Partner of the Year Award at the 2014 HP Global Partner Conference, which took place in last month in Las Vegas. The HP PartnerOne Financial Services Partner of the Year Award recognizes CDW for its successful use of HP Financial Services to meet the unique […]
The partnership between CDW and Cisco continues to grow and support a wide range of customers with their data center, enterprise networking and collaboration solutions. Cisco recognized the value of its relationship with CDW by presenting it with not just one, but 10 awards during its 2014 Annual Partner Summit in Las Vegas, March 24-27. […]
For the fourth time, Military Times recognized CDW in its annual “Best for Vets: Employers” list. Military Times annually surveys companies and top government contractors from across the country to identify organizations with tangible policies and programs dedicated to hiring and supporting veterans in the workplace. The selection focuses on corporate culture and policy that […]
March has come to an end, and with it so has the madness of the 2014 NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Now, just four teams are left to battle it out in one last weekend of unpredictable and thrilling matchups that will determine the national champion on April 7. After launching the CDW Technoliner – CDW’s […]
CDW in the News
In this video interview on the CDW Technoliner, Charles Barkley delves into the differences between NBA and college basketball and discusses his work with CDW on its “People Who Get IT” campaign.
CDW launched a mobile application marketplace with a twist: The software you’ll find includes customized enterprise apps that cater to mission-critical business processes. Andrea Bradshaw, CDW senior director and general manager, mobility solutions, notes that “This is the only destination that matches qualified developers with proven apps and development capabilities to an equally qualified, national market.”
In “Smart Growth,” the fifth iteration of its integrated brand campaign with Charles Barkley, CDW partnered with sports technology and data provider STATS on a live Reddit Q&A featuring Ethan Cooperson, senior research analyst at STATS, and Jay Williams, ESPN analyst, generating nearly 100 posts. In an interview, Neal Campbell, CDW senior vice president and chief marketing officer, talks about CDW’s one-to-one marketing strategy: “We know business decisions are made by people, and we have to connect with them on an individual level.”
Chicago Business Journal
Charles Barkley is front and center in the newest iteration of CDW’s “Smart Growth” campaign, which CDW launched in conjunction with the NCAA college basketball tournament. CDW introduced two Reddit Q&A sessions on big data, sports analytics and brackets – one March 18 and one during the finals from Arlington, Texas – as a new twist to tie the campaign in with the tournament.
Charles Barkley and fictional company Gordon & Taylor are back in the latest iteration of CDW’s “People Who Get IT” integrated brand campaign, “Smart Growth.” Dean Lamb, CDW’s director of integrated marketing, talks about the “Smart Growth” theme, which addresses the technological challenges and solutions that occur as organizations grow.
Recent Press Releases
Mable Woolsey Elementary and Knox County Government Beat the Odds to Bring Technology to Local Citizens and Students VERNON HILLS, Ill. – March 26, 2014 – What are the chances that both the local elementary school and county government in rural Knox County, Ill., would win grand-prize technology packages in separate national sweepstakes? As it […]
CDW’s New App Marketplace Connects Customers With Enterprise Developers to Deliver Custom App Solutions
VERNON HILLS, Ill. – March 24, 2014 – CDW (NASDAQ: CDW), a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, today announced the launch of its App Marketplace, a key addition to its Total Mobility Management portfolio of services. Furthering the company’s mobility strategy, the CDW App Marketplace is a single, online […]
VERNON HILLS, Ill. – MARCH 18, 2014 – CDW (NASDAQ: CDW), a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, today announced it was named Google Enterprise’s 2013 Global Partner of the Year for Google Chrome. The award was presented on March 4 at the Google Enterprise Global Partner Summit in San […]