Press Releases | Avnet Newsroom http://news.avnet.com/ Your source for Avnet news and resources, plus market trends and technologies relating to electronic component and IT solutions distribution. Avnet Featured in CRN 2016 Cloud Partner Program Guide http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127298 <p>PHOENIX – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has recognized Avnet in its 2016 Cloud Computing Partner Program Guide, a list of leading technology companies with cloud-related partner programs that enable and accelerate the growth of solution providers' cloud initiatives.</p> Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:22:00 -0700 http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127298 Avnet to Launch MakerSource.io Directory at N.Y. World Maker Faire http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127297 <p>PHOENIX &ndash; Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that it will launch its new MakerSource.io&trade; online resource directory at the N.Y. World Maker Faire in the New York Hall of Science, Corona, N.Y., Oct. 1-2, 2016.</p> Mon, 26 Sep 2016 04:10:00 -0700 http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127297 Avnet and Arizona State University Seek Nation’s Next Technology Entrepreneurs http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127296 <p>PHOENIX – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a leading global technology distributor, in partnership with Arizona State University (ASU) and its Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, are now accepting applications for the next class of entrepreneurs for the Avnet Innovation Lab.</p> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:23:00 -0700 http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127296 Avnet Agrees to Sell Technology Solutions Business Unit to Tech Data for $2.6B http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127295 <p>PHOENIX – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its Technology Solutions operating group to Tech Data Corporation in a stock and cash transaction valued at approximately $2.6 billion.</p> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 04:03:00 -0700 http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127295 Avnet Government Solutions Adds Data and Information Software Solutions from Commvault to its GSA Schedule http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127294 <p>WASHINGTON -- Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that Avnet Government Solutions, LLC, its wholly owned subsidiary focused on the U.S. public sector,...</p> Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:45:00 -0700 http://news.avnet.com/press-releases?item=127294