PETALING JAYA, Malaysia — Avnet Technology Solutions, a global IT solutions distribution and operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), today announced a new distribution agreement with Cisco Systems (Cisco) in Malaysia to capitalise on growing market opportunities in the datacenter sector.
This agreement authorises Avnet to distribute the Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) Integrated Infrastructure Solution for the setups and operations of data centres and offer associated technical expertise, services and support.
According to Chiew Yue Lam, general manager of Avnet Technology Solutions in Malaysia, “This alliance with Cisco further expands our ability to offer customers market-driven solutions in high-growth business areas, giving them a competitive edge in their local IT markets.
“We are excited for Avnet to extend their reach into Malaysia”, says Julie Hens, VP Worldwide Distribution. “They have already demonstrated a great track record in the US and EMEA and we are also continuing to ramp up in Latin America. I am confident we can capitalize on this great momentum in datacenter with this move into Malaysia”.