VERNON HILLS, Ill.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--CDW, (NASDAQ: CDW) a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare, today announced that it ranked 60 on this year’s InformationWeek 500 – a list of the top technology innovators in the United States. The full list can be found on www.informationweek.com/500.
“Every enterprise is now a digital business – or needs to become one fast. The companies in our ranking are leading the way.”
“CDW continues to drive its digital edge by integrating information across the enterprise to deliver a high-touch customer experience,” said Jon Stevens, senior vice president, operations and chief information officer, CDW. “You simply cannot be a leading technology provider unless you listen to customers, understand their needs and provide options around critical technologies such as cloud computing and mobility.”
Demonstrating CDW’s expertise integrating industry-leading technologies, the company recently embraced a comprehensive personal cloud initiative to boost productivity and security and increase coworker satisfaction. In deploying this strategy, CDW now offers coworkers access anywhere, anytime and on virtually any device. Mobility means that CDW coworkers can spend more time at customer sites, and CDW’s personal cloud equips coworkers with the tools they need to deliver technology solutions regardless of where they may be.
“The theme of this year’s InformationWeek 500 is digital business. It’s a movement, rooted in data analytics, mobile computing, social networking and other customer-focused technologies that are turning companies and industries on their ear,” said InformationWeek Editor In Chief Rob Preston. “Every enterprise is now a digital business – or needs to become one fast. The companies in our ranking are leading the way.”
InformationWeek identifies and honors the nation’s most innovative users of information technology with its annual InformationWeek listing, and tracks the technology, strategies, investments and administrative practices of some of the best-known organizations in the country. Past overall winners include Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, PACCAR Inc., The Vanguard Group, CME Group, National Semiconductor, Con-Way and Principal Financial Group. Unique among corporate rankings, the InformationWeek 500 spotlights the power of innovation in information technology.
Additional details on the InformationWeek 500 can be found online at www.informationweek.com/iw500/.
CDW is a leading provider of technology solutions to business, government, education and healthcare. A Fortune 500 company, CDW was founded in 1984 and employs approximately 6,800 coworkers. For the trailing twelve months ended June 30, 2013, the company generated net sales of more than $10.4 billion. For more information, visit www.CDW.com.
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