|[February 08, 2013]
Arrow Joins SAP® PartnerEdge® Program for Authorized Resellers as a Distributor; Solutions Available in US
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. --(Business Wire)--
Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE: ARW) today announced its new agreement
with SAP (News - Alert) America. Arrow is adding SAP products and solutions to its
portfolio and is becoming one of the first distributors in the United
States to join the SAP® PartnerEdge™ program for authorized resellers.
"Arrow is pleased to support SAP's channel both today and in the future
as excitement about new technologies from SAP evolves," said Sean
Kerins, president, North America, for the enterprise computing solutions
segment of Arrow. "SAP is a highly strategic fit for the Arrow
portfolio, given its solutions fall squarely within our key focus areas
for the ECS business in North America, those being data-center
convergence, mobility and business analytics."
Technology now available through Arrow's ECS segment include the SAP®
BusinessObjects™ business intelligence solutions, as well as the SAP®
Sybase (News - Alert)® Adaptive Server Enterprise, the SAP® Sybase® IQ server, a
relational database-management systems, the mobile device management
solutions SAP® Afaria®, as well as mobile solutions from SAP.
"We are pleased to welcome Arrow to the SAP PartnerEdge program. Arrow
is a distributor that is highly committed to and successful in managing
the channl both for the suppliers it represents and its solution
provider community," said Troy Richardson (News - Alert), head of ecosystems and
channels SAP America. "Launching this program was yet another step to
expand our global distribution business. SAP is looking forward to the
agreement with Arrow and to the benefit for our resellers and customers."
About Arrow Electronics (News - Alert)
Arrow Electronics (www.arrow.com)
is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial
and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing
solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than
120,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and
commercial customers through a global network of more than 390 locations
in 53 countries.
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other companies. BusinessObjects is an SAP company.
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