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Avnet Computer Service honored to share cloud business experience at IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Orlando

March 4, 2016 – Hong Kong – Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, today announced that Avnet Computer Service honored to be invited to share its business experience and insight working with IBM cloud solution at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Orlando on 17 February, 2016 (US Eastern Time). With topic “Transform and Embrace Cloud”, Alan Hui, General Manager, Avnet Computer Service, Hong Kong and Macau shared how Avnet Computer Service helped client growth with IBM cloud technology to worldwide business partners during the Geography Forums.

 
“We’re all seeing that cloud computing has moved past the early adoption phase and is gaining marketplace momentum every day,” said Mr. Hui. “Avnet Computer Service helps customer transform IT with data center automation and cloud solutions that embrace new consumption models and enable services delivery. Avnet transforms successfully that align with customer need and market trend.”
 
In the meanwhile, Avnet Computer Service become the winner of 2015 IBM Global Financing Leadership Award - Greater China Group. This award was presented by Ms. Khaylen M. Stanton, Director of WW Systems & Channels, IBM Global Financing at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference. IBM Global Financing presents this award to Avnet Computer Service who achieving superior business result in 2015, and also demonstrate excellence in providing client with comprehensive financing solutions to meet demanding requirements and win in the market place.
 
Ms. Khaylen M. Stanton, Director of WW Systems & Channels, IBM Global Financing (left) and Mr. Alan Hui, General Manager, Avnet Computer Service, Hong Kong and Macau (Right).
 
 
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About Avnet, Inc.
From components to cloud and design to disposal,
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) accelerates the success of customers who build, sell and use technology globally by providing them with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products, services and solutions. Avnet is a Fortune 500 company with revenues of $27.9 billion for the fiscal year 2015. For more information, visit www.avnet.com.
 
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