RIVERSIDE, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--International Communications Corporation, Inc., a provider of business class software optimized computer data infrastructure solutions and an AT&T Licensee, has selected D&H Distributing as the sole channel partner for the launch of its AT&T-branded activeARC® converged data networking platform. Designed specifically to help small and medium businesses handle the growing challenges of performance hungry network enabled applications, the solution simplifies the network into a single control point, making it easier for SMBs to control their data networks even when IT resources are limited.
“Our pre-launch activities are going extremely well as resellers train and prepare to install the new solution offering.”
D&H was selected as the initial distributor to launch the solution due to their historic SMB focus and channel reputation. “The AT&T-branded activeARC® solution is designed for SMBs and requires the focused approach, from a trusted advisor to the SMB, which D&H provides today,” explained Keith Alexis, President of ICC. “Our pre-launch activities are going extremely well as resellers train and prepare to install the new solution offering.”
“D&H is excited to be the distributor associated with the launch of the AT&T-branded activeARC® solution,” said Jeff Davis, Senior Vice President of Sales for D&H Distributing. “It’s a dynamic way to begin our new relationship with ICC and the AT&T-branded activeARC® solution, leveraging their expertise in IP networking products and services to bring this new, streamlined technology to our customers.”
The AT&T-branded activeARC® solution currently includes an Access Controller for both wired and wireless management, cost effective business-class APs for small businesses, mid-market performance APs, and a signal-enhanced performance AP. Focused on consolidation and flexibility for growth, the software optimized AT&T-branded activeARC® solution simplifies SMB networking decisions while offering the most growth friendly capabilities in the industry.
The new AT&T-branded activeARC® products include:
- activeARC® active500EM Access Control Switch – The active500EM is a centralized network access controller which supports up to 32 access points and features 24 Gigabit ports for wired connections and combo uplink ports. The switch features a built-in wireless controller, RADIUS support, WIDS, load balancing, and supports managed service solutions for SMBs.
- activeARC® ARC1000MAP Access Point – Ideal for small businesses, the ARC1000MAP is an intelligent business-class 2.4GHz single band access point that supports IEEE802.11b/g/n client devices and can function in FAT (stand-alone) or FIT (controlled by the active500EM) mode.
- activeARC® ARC2000MAP Access Point – Optimized for mid-market deployments, the ARC2000MAP is an intelligent business-class concurrent dual band 2.4GHz and 5GHz access point that supports IEEE802.11a/b/g/n client devices. The ARC2000MAP can also function in FAT or FIT modes.
For more information about the new AT&T-branded activeARC® data networking solution, visit www.att.com/activearc.
About D&H Distributing
As the nation’s leading technology distributor, D&H provides a wealth of resources to empower solution providers and consultants, delivering a broad selection of SMB categories, products and applications. The company’s offerings span server and infrastructure, SOHO and mobile applications, consumer electronics and gaming. D&H’s multi-market expertise, account-dedicated sales teams, sterling service and flexible financing options are unmatched in the industry.
With an impressive 95-year history serving as a trusted advisor to the reseller channel, D&H has been able to consistently reinvent itself based upon changing market conditions. The company prides itself on creating business partnerships with an astute focus on ease-of-doing-business, relationships, value, performance and service.
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About International Communications Corporation (ICC)
ICC designs, manufactures and distributes innovative networking technologies including the AT&T branded converged networking solution under a North American brand license agreement with AT&T Intellectual Property II, L.P. ICC is a communications infrastructure vendor that leverages software in building industry-leading wired and wireless infrastructure solutions.
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