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Windows Server 2003: Time Is Running Out Webinar Series


CDW and Spiceworks have teamed up to offer a webinar series to help organizations overcome the challenges associated with migrating away from Windows Server 2003. Join to hear suggestions on how to evaluate and transition away from a Windows Server 2003 environment, including how to assess server and application inventory and build and execute an […]


Five Things to Remember With Less Than 130 Days Until Windows Server 2003 End of Support


Microsoft will end extended support for Windows Server 2003, as the entire IT world has heard by now. The operating system (OS) is already missing out on some key security patches, and the need for businesses to solidify their migration plans is becoming more urgent. Here are five things to keep in mind as the […]


Abnormal Server Growth – Solved

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Overwhelmed with about 2,000 physical across three data centers, a large hospital group worked with CDW to implement a virtualization solution and curb massive server sprawl.


SysAdmin Day: Celebrating the People
Who Get IT


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 Named Microsoft’s 2013 Corporate Accounts LSP Global Partner of the Year

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Microsoft honored CDW with its 2013 Microsoft Sales Achievement award for Corporate Accounts Licensing Services Provider (LSP) Global Partner of the Year, continuing the long history of annual awards that recognize the diversity and strength of CDW’s Microsoft services offerings. Each year, Microsoft reviews more than 3,000 entrants from 106 countries and awards those that […]


CDW-G and the Center for Digital Government Launch Sweepstakes Awarding Interactive Technology Solutions to Local Governments

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The second annual Win a Technology Center Sweepstakes – a unique opportunity for U.S. counties, cities and municipal governments to acquire new technology for their council chambers – is officially here. CDW-G will award this year’s grand prize winner interactive technologies including Samsung tablets, Promethean interactive whiteboard, three Cisco wireless access points, Samsung large format […]


ShotLink Technology Powered by CDW Transforms the PGA TOUR Fan Experience

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As the Official Technology Partner of the PGA TOUR, CDW powers the ShotLink technology for the entire tour, including the BMW Championship taking place this week in Lake Forest, Ill. ShotLink, the PGA TOUR’s state-of-the-art scoring system, relies on lasers, mobile devices and wireless technology to capture and transmit – in real time – every […]


Trading Time: When Every Millisecond Counts

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For proprietary trading firms, every millisecond they can shave off transaction speed counts as competitive advantage. Firms are constantly looking for the lowest-latency platforms in order to stay ahead of the competition, says Scott Hiemstra, CDW financial services manager. During a breakout session at this year’s The Trading Show Chicago, Hiemstra presented the latest high-speed, […]


CDW Named 2012 Microsoft Server Platform Partner of the Year

National solutions and services provider also named a Partner of the Year finalist for Corporate Accounts Large Accounts Reseller, Management and Virtualization, Identity and Security, and Windows Intune VERNON HILLS, Ill. – July 12, 2012 – CDW LLC (CDW), a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, today announced that it […]


CDW Demonstrates Cloud Computing Benefits and Options for Implementing HP CloudSystem Solutions

CDW Earns HP Cloud Center of Excellence Designation with Technology Experience Center VERNON HILLS, Ill. – June 4, 2012 – CDW LLC (CDW), a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, announced it has been designated an HP Cloud Center of Excellence, based upon the expertise of its solution architects and […]


Data Points to Larger IT Investments as Technology Projects Take Center Stage

Survey finds increased demand for hardware and IT solutions, job growth in key industries Forty-six percent of IT decision-makers say IT will be a top priority at their organizations next year, and 37 percent are considering large IT investments in the next six months. Twenty percent of IT decision-makers anticipate hiring additional IT staff in […]


New Self-Assessment Tool Puts Small Business IT Professionals on the Path to Server Virtualization

CDW Recommends the Critical Questions that Every Organization Must Consider VERNON HILLS, Ill. – November 15, 2011 – Imagine the possibilities that server virtualization can bring to a small business: increased productivity, agility, scalable computing resources and a boost in IT return on investment. Now imagine getting started…and that is the challenge. Today, CDW LLC […]


CDW-G Delivers Ruggedized Technology and Seamless Connectivity to Newport News Police

Panasonic Toughbook and Citrix XenApp Solution Speeds Information Delivery to Officers in the Field VERNON HILLS, Ill. – October 4, 2011 – CDW Government LLC (CDW-G), a leading provider of technology solutions to government, education and healthcare customers, today announced that it worked in partnership with Accelera Solutions to equip the Newport News Police Department […]


CDW Report: Growing Numbers of Small Businesses Gain Agility, Cut Costs with Server Virtualization

Twenty-five percent of small businesses boost IT ROI with virtualized servers; 73 percent of those without virtualization are investigating or planning to virtualize VERNON HILLS, Ill. – August 31, 2011 – CDW LLC (CDW), a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, today introduced the CDW Small Business Virtualization Roadmap, a […]


Small Business Server Virtualization Roadmap


Server virtualization offers big benefits to large organizations with massive data centers, but what about small ones with only a handful of servers? Many small businesses feel they lack the money, the resources or the need for server virtualization. CDW’s Small Business Server Virtualization Roadmap provides a path forward for small businesses interested in virtualization, highlights the benefits small businesses see from virtualization and shares best practices from small businesses that have already adopted virtualization.