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Enabling the Connected Campus

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Studies show that the average college student brings seven technology devices to campus and expects to be connected everywhere, all the time – from dorm room to classroom, from dining hall to grassy quad. This year’s college freshmen were born seven years after the invention of the World Wide Web and almost a quarter century […]


CDW Takes Home Four 2015 Microsoft Partner Awards

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The CDW and Microsoft partnership continued to thrive in 2015, with CDW winning Microsoft partner awards in the areas of healthcare and education, amongst others. “The four Microsoft partner awards highlight the strength and success of CDW and Microsoft’s decades-long partnership, as well as our combined effort to providing advanced solutions and services that meet […]


CDW-G Announces Its Inaugural Collaboration Nation Grand Prize Winner

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Over the last few months, entries for CDW-G’s Collaboration Nation awards program poured in from across the country. Districts and schools took students on interactive virtual adventures, kept pupils engaged on snow days, empowered students to build a 3-D printed prosthetic hand and embraced technology by letting the students become the teachers. There was no […]


CDW Wins Seven Awards at NetApp Insight, Including NetApp National Partner of the Year


CDW earned seven awards at NetApp’s Insight event, held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev. The company received NetApp’s distinguished National Partner of the Year Award, Central FlexPod Partner of the Year Award, FlexPod Premium Partner Recognition and the FlexPod National Achiever Award in the Americas Region. In addition, CDW-G received three awards: […]


Schools Power Up With Innovative Technology

Annual Sweepstakes Awards Two Schools $90,000 in Grants to Bring Advanced Technology to the Classroom VERNON HILLS, Ill. and SILVER SPRING, Md. – Oct. 29, 2014 – When students returned for the new school year they were greeted by smiling teachers, new lesson plans and No. 2 pencils, but two lucky schools also returned to […]


CDW Healthcare Named Microsoft’s Healthcare Partner of the Year for Second Year in a Row

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CDW Healthcare, the dedicated healthcare organization within CDW, today announced its recognition as Microsoft’s 2014 Healthcare Partner of the Year. This is the second year in a row that CDW Healthcare earned the award, which recognizes the company’s ongoing success and leadership in delivering effective solutions to healthcare customers. “Our award winners showcase the best […]


CDW-G Receives the National Joint Powers Alliance Legacy Award

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The National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) honored CDW-G with its Legacy Award at NJPA’s 7th-annual H20 Vendor Advisory Meeting, June 11-13 in Brainerd, Minn. The NJPA Legacy Award is an annual recognition honoring an NJPA partner for exceptional innovation and persistence toward its mission, which is to create solutions that improve the way business is […]


Campus Tech 2013: From Campus to Career

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This week at the annual Campus Technology Conference in Boston, CDW-G presented “Campus to Career – Preparing for Success.” The panel discussion, led by Andy Lausch, vice president for higher education, focused on how students are developing the technology skills they need to be successful in their careers. Joining Andy were Michelle Shin, a 2013 […]


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 […]


CDW-G Common Core Tech Report

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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 […]


A Top-three District IT Priority: Meeting Common Core Technology Requirements

New CDW-G report finds that most K-12 IT professionals believe Common Core will have a positive impact on education, despite the potential challenges ISTE ANNUAL CONFERENCE, San Antonio, Texas – June 24, 2013 – Common Core State Standards, which all but five states across the United States have presently adopted, are designed to ensure that […]


IlliniCloud Wins NetApp Innovator of the Year Award

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NetApp named CDW customer IlliniCloud an Innovator of the Year at its ninth annual Innovation Awards. The awards honor organizations who harness the power of IT to streamline business and operations. NetApp recognized IlliniCloud as the top innovator among U.S. public sector organizations. A nonprofit computing consortium for Illinois schools, IlliniCloud combines resources from its […]


CDW Helps Bridge the Gap Between Students and Performing Arts

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On May 22, Cisco and the Urban Entertainment Institute (UEI), a Los Angeles-based nonprofit after-school arts program, along with sponsor CDW, held the third annual Bridging the Gap Concert. The event was hosted live from the Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles and connected via Cisco telepresence technology with students from Deer River High School (Deer […]


CDW Sponsors Tonight’s Live Telepresence Concert

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Tonight, Cisco and the Urban Entertainment Institute (UEI), a Los Angeles-based nonprofit after-school arts program, with help from sponsor CDW, will host the third annual Bridging the Gap Concert. Bridging the Gap is a live telepresence concert that will bring together students, educators and some of the industry’s finest from across the nation to perform, […]


Sweepstakes Winner Unveils New Wireless Lab

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It was full speed ahead at Chevy Chase Elementary in Chevy Chase, Md. last week, as the school kicked off a new chapter of learning in the classroom. One of three national grand-prize winners of the 2012 Win a Wireless Lab Sweepstakes, Chevy Chase unveiled its mobile wireless lab technology package valued at more than […]