ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Nov 24, 2008 - Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions, a business segment of Arrow Electronics Inc. [NYSE: ARW], today announced that its DNS Arrow group has been selected by Citrix Systems, Inc. as the "Distributor of the Year" for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
"DNS Arrow and Citrix have a long history together in the channel, and this award is proof of our commitment to innovation throughout our business and successful execution," said Laurent Sadoun, president of Arrow ECS EMEA. "DNS Arrow provides effective channel management through a deep understanding of the market, dedicated sales and technical support, personalized marketing services and efficient supply chain management."
A Citrix distributor since 1994, DNS Arrow was selected for the Distributor of the Year honor based on its knowledge, expertise and strategy in the virtualization space.
DNS Arrow is a specialist information technology distributor providing enterprise-class solutions and services focused on data storage, network security, enterprise software, virtualization and access infrastructure. Through close alliances with some of the world's leading IT vendors, DNS Arrow delivers innovative solutions, complemented by an impressive portfolio of expert professional services and IT training, to value-added resellers. With more than 25 years in the IT industry, DNS Arrow supports resellers from initial consultation, planning and design, through engineering to implementation so they can deliver even more value and increase their customers' competitive edge. DNS Arrow is a subsidiary of DNSint.com, a group of Arrow ECS. More details are available at www.dnsarrow.co.uk.
ABOUT ARROW ENTERPRISE COMPUTING SOLUTIONS
Arrow ECS, a business segment of Arrow Electronics Inc. [NYSE: ARW], provides enterprise and midrange computing products, services and solutions to value-added resellers, system integrators, and independent software vendors. Based in Englewood, Colo., Arrow ECS connects its customers to the world's foremost technology suppliers, including HP, IBM, Sun Microsystems, EMC, NetApp, Hitachi Data Systems, and other leading storage networking, software, and security suppliers. Arrow ECS reported $4.8 billion in global enterprise computing solution sales in 2007. Visit www.arrowecs.com for more information.
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