PARIS, xx July 2014, Arrow has been awarded EMEA Distributor of the Year by Aruba Networks, provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise. The award was presented at the Aruba Atmosphere Partner Summit recently held at Lake Maggiore, Italy.
The award recognised Arrow’s capabilities to provide deeper support to the channel throughout EMEA and the commitment Arrow has made to focus on the Aruba product portfolio coupled with first-class customer service.
In addition, Aruba acknowledged Arrow ECS as an integral part of Aruba Networks’ channel strategy in providing sales, technical, logistical and marketing services to the channel community.
With mobility and connectivity continuing to dominate the agenda for CIOs, the award and partnership with Aruba allows Arrow ECS to enable its channel community across EMEA to build smarter mobile networks to meet the needs of the next generation of mobile users.
“We’re delighted to receive the award from Aruba, it further reinforces our commitment to delivering enterprise mobility solutions to the channel through the ArubaEdge Technology Partner Ecosystem. The ecosystem consists of technology partners with complementary and interoperable products, including solutions from Brocade and Juniper, amongst others,” commented Laurent Sadoun, president EMEA and head of global services for Arrow’s enterprise computing solutions (ECS) segment.

Aruba Networks
Aruba Networks is a leading provider of next-generation network access solutions for the mobile enterprise. The company designs and delivers Mobility-Defined Networks that empower IT departments and #GenMobile, a new generation of tech-savvy users who rely on their mobile devices for every aspect of work and personal communication. To create a mobility experience that #GenMobile and IT can rely upon, Aruba Mobility-Defined Networks™ automate infrastructure-wide performance optimization and trigger security actions that used to require manual IT intervention. The results are dramatically improved productivity and lower operational costs.
About Arrow
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, with 2013 sales of $21.4 billion. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for over 100,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 460 locations in 58 countries.