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  • Technology Solutions for the Digital Workplace: CompuCom

    November 03, 2017 | The Silicon Review

    CompuCom was recently named one of the 50 Best Workplaces of the Year in 2017 by The Silicon Review. As part of the honor, CompuCom CEO Dan Stone discussed how CompuCom has grown since 1987 from a reseller of hardware and software to a managed IT services provider to organizations of all sizes. Stone said, "Our vision is to empower people to achieve the highest levels of performance by making technology work for them — anywhere, anytime, on any devive"

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  • Office Depot Emulates Amazon In Using Tech Services To Bankroll Retail

    October 17, 2017 | forbes.com

    RetailWire’s Tom Ryan outlines the acquisition for forbes.com readers, noting that “Office Depot sees minimal customer overlap and expects to quickly begin cross-selling a full suite of products and services, with an incentive structure focused on driving services revenue.” Of CompuCom, SAP’s Mohamed Amer notes, “The SMB space is ideally suited for a focused IT services company that’s already well established in that segment. Combining traditional office supplies with digital office environment solutions takes care of the nuts and bolts of operating an office as well as the newfangled bells and whistles in a one stop shop."

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  • Office Depot Acquires CompuCom in an Amazon–Driven Pivot

    October 09, 2017 | Everest Group

    Analysts Nitish Mittal and Bharath Reddy weigh in on the Office Depot deal, noting that while previous instances of retailers acquiring MSPs were not ultimately successful for a number of reasons, “most of CompuCom’s revenue comes from conventional project-based and procurement engagements. The customer experience point is important here. If Office Depot can make this model a de facto choice for customers looking for a better customer experience, this might just work.”

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  • Office Depot Acquires CompuCom — Is The Third Time The Charm For Retail Diving Into IT Services?

    October 04, 2017 | Forrester Research blog

    Analyst Jay McBain ponders the implications of the acquisition with a list of points on why he thinks it can work. “A combination of market breadth, depth, and proprietary intellectual capital could transform Office Depot into a powerhouse technology company with a unique omnichannel delivery model. Given the significant industry, structural, and financial headwinds, it will be interesting to watch.”

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  • 10 Things You Need To Know About Office Depot's Eye-Popping CompuCom Acquisition

    October 04, 2017 | CRN

    Reporter Alec Shirkey writes, “By joining forces with the Charlotte, N.C.-based solution provider, which works with six of the top 10 Fortune 500 firms, Office Depot attains an instant, established IT services presence in North America – a "fragmented" market valued at $25 billion, according to the office supplies specialist. ‘That's a big deal,’ said Martin Wolf, president of martinwolf M&A Advisors of Walnut Creek, Calif., one of the top channel investment advisory deal-makers. ‘CompuCom's business has changed over time. But they have a big robust services business, and that's interesting.’” 

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  • Office Depot targets B2B with IT services firm buy

    October 04, 2017 | DigitalCommerce360

    Noted Office Depot CEO Gerry Smith in Bill Briggs’ article, “Technology is the office supply of the future. The combination of CompuCom’s enterprise I.T. services with our millions of customers and approximately 1,400 distribution points gives us the credibility and scale to build a sustainable platform and stand apart from the competition.”

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  • Retail Roundup—Office Depot buys tech service

    October 04, 2017 | FierceRetail

    Jacqueline Renfrow writes that “The acquisition will allow Office Depot to start selling tech services to its business customers—a step in becoming a seller of business services and technology.”

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  • Office Depot Acquires CompuCom — Is The Third Time The Charm For Retail Diving Into IT Services?

    October 04, 2017 | Forrester Research

    In his analysis of the acquisition, Forrester principal analyst Jay McBain notes that “Office Depot is taking a different approach from Staples and Best Buy...This is a full company pivot into IT services as opposed to an ancillary revenue and margin play...A combination of market breadth, depth, and proprietary intellectual capital could transform Office Depot into a powerhouse technology company with a unique omnichannel delivery model. Given the significant industry, structural, and financial headwinds, it will be interesting to watch.”

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  • CompuCom: Office Depot Deal Will Bring In-Person Technical Help To Millions Of Businesses

    October 04, 2017 | CRN

    Office Depot's blockbuster $1 billion purchase of CompuCom is not like anything we've seen before. What we have seen before are the fits and starts of large retailers getting into IT services, but not sticking to it. Staples bought managed service provider Thrive Networks in 2007 and electronics giant Best Buy purchased mindSHIFT in 2011. Both of those big retailers sold their respective MSPs in 2014. Ken Jackowitz, CompuCom's cheif product officer said that CompuCom would remain "aggressively" focused on its core enterprise business, noting that the transaction is accretive to both sides of its services offerings.

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  • CompuCom: Office Depot Deal Will Bring In-Person Technical Help To Millions Of Businesses

    October 04, 2017 | CRN

    Noted CompuCom's chief product officer Ken Jackowitz in Alec Shirkey’s piece, “Other office supply companies have tried this before. But they bought very small businesses, very small MSPs. Where we differ is that we have 6,000 W2 technicians in North America. What's so perfect about that is you've got the ability to get the scale of those same technicians across all levels of customers – enterprise, midmarket, SMB.”

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  • Office Depot Moves Into IT Services With CompuCom Purchase

    October 03, 2017 | The Wall Street Journal

    Austen Hufford writes that “Office Depot said the move represents a shift in the company’s strategy as the company wants to be a larger provider of business technology and services,” with CompuCom providing “remote and in-person IT services to businesses through its team of about 6,000 licensed technicians. “Technology is the office supply of the future,” Office Depot Chief Executive Gerry Smith said in a statement.”

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  • Office Depot Takes First Step in Strategic Transformation to Become Business Services Platform with Acquisition of CompuCom

    October 03, 2017 | Office Depot

    Office Depot, Inc. ("Office Depot” or the “company”) (NASDAQ:ODP) today announced it is pivoting the company from a traditional office products retailer to a broader business services and technology products platform. As the first step in this new strategic direction, the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CompuCom Systems, Inc. (“CompuCom”), a market-leading provider of award-winning IT services, products and solutions that enable the digital workplace for enterprise, small and midsize businesses. 

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  • Office Depot to Buy CompuCom for $1 Billion

    October 03, 2017 | Bloomberg

    In his coverage of the news, Nick Turner noted, “The company described the acquisition as the first step toward becoming a seller of business services and technology -- rather than a traditional retailer of paper, pens and staplers, which are less in demand as offices go digital. It plans to put tech kiosks run by CompuCom in all of its 1,400 stores while also selling traditional office supplies to the service providers’ current customers.”

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  • Here to Save the Day: How National Companies Support Irma Victims

    September 27, 2017 | Florida Weekly

    Among the companies offering assistance to Florida victims of Hurricane Irma, Kroll Ontrack is working with CompuCom’s Tech-Zone retail stores to offer free or deeply discounted data recovery services. Noted Dennis Hill, Kroll’s global head of sales, “We’ve partnered in Florida with Tech-Zone for drop-off locations. Most damage at this point has been the result of flooding and water. In some instances data pulls right off. This is what we do. This is in our DNA. Bring in your devices and give us a crack.”

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  • College security: Detection alert! Why some institutions are adopting video analytics technology for smarter surveillance

    September 26, 2017 | University Business

    Roland Feijoo, CompuCom’s executive vice president of IoT solutions, weighs in on the adoption of video analytics in campus security, noting that colleges have been slow to adopt the technology so far due to cost and product capabilities. Yet according to the article, “when the necessary resources are dedicated, early adopters are finding analytics to be worth the investment. And as existing cameras are replaced due to normal aging, video analytics can be a logical next step.”

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  • Should You Take a Ubiquitous or Best-of-Breed Approach to Building an IoT Infrastructure?”

    July 25, 2017 | Internet of Things Today

    CompuCom’s EVP of IoT Solutions Roland Feijoo questions whether organizations developing an IoT infrastructure should take a “best of breed” approach or choose a single source. Feijoo suggests considering a reference architecture “to simplify your infrastructure and your network, and to reduce the number of provider partners.

     

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  • Blog Roundup: Mobility management tips for financial services companies

    July 19, 2017 | ITBestofBreed.com

    Rick Saia rounds up several recent blog posts on what’s happening in the world of mobile, including one from CompuCom’s James Bainter, “5 Mobility Management Tips for Financial Services Companies”, in which Bainter outlines how financial services companies can safely embrace the mobility trend.

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  • CompuCom Unveils SmartNOC Service

    July 10, 2017 | Channel Impact

    Laura Bergerson covers CompuCom’s launch of its SmartNOC service, “providing network monitoring and management expertise and services for mid-sized to large businesses that might not otherwise be able to afford their own network operations center.”

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  • Blog Roundup: Moving Healthcare Forward

    June 28, 2017 | ITBestofBreed.com

    Rick Saia takes a look at recent blog posts on the subject of healthcare IT and includes CompuCom Solution Architect James Bainter’s post, “3 Ways to Improve iPad Mobility”, which offers tips and tricks for healthcare professionals to make the most of their mobile devices. 

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  • Channel Beat: Cisco Systems Launches New 'Intuitive' Networking System

    June 25, 2017 | CRN

    CompuCom has unveiled a new service that will put enterprise-grade network monitoring and reporting capabilities in the hands of small and midsized businesses. The Charlotte, N.C.-based company said it had taken network management services typically consumed at the Fortune 500 level and brought them to every market segment in an affordable and easy-to-consume manner, according to Christopher Opat, senior vice president of CompuCom's cloud technology services. 

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  • CRN Exclusive: CompuCom Rolls Out Network Operations Center Service Tailored To SMBs

    June 22, 2017 | CRN

    Michael Novinson reports on the launch of CompuCom’s SmartNOC service, designed to put enterprise-grade network monitoring and reporting capabilities in the hands of small and midsized businesses. “The Charlotte, N.C.-based company, No. 23 on the 2014 CRN Solution Provider 500, said it has taken network management services typically consumed at the Fortune 500 level and brought them to every market segment in an affordable and easy-to-consume manner, according to Christopher Opat, senior vice president of CompuCom's cloud technology services.”  

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  • CompuCom Launches IntelliCare Service to Provide Support for Cisco-Based Devices and Equipment

    June 14, 2017 | Digital Journal

    CompuCom launched its IntelliCare suite of services to help clients with Cisco-based infrastructure equipment to lower operating costs, resolve incidents  faster, mitigate risks and effectively manage their assets. IntelliCare blends Cisco’s networking expertise with CompuCom’s personalized support services, so clients benefit from a collaborative approach, as well as the assurance of single-source accountability. 

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  • Top four items on retail tech wish list

    May 24, 2017 | Chain Store Age

    Marianne Wilson notes that self-checkout technology tops the list of items IT professionals would like to see in use over the next year, according to CompuCom’s poll.

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  • News You Can Use: What do Retailers Want? It Starts at the Checkout Counter

    May 24, 2017 | ITBestofBreed.com

    Rick Saia asks, “What does Christmas look like to a retailer when it's not December? Apparently, for nearly half of them, it assumes a vision of more self-checkout technology within the next year, according to solution provider giant CompuCom.” Saia quotes CompuCom’s Tom Alvey, who notes that customization and speed are key themes for retailers when it comes to the store of the future.

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  • Here’s How Tech Professionals Imagine Retail in the Future: They’ll Take Care of Their Own Checkouts

    May 23, 2017 | eMarketer

    Monica Melton reports on CompuCom’s retail tech poll, highlighting that self-checkout is at the top of the list of technologies respondents would most like see put to better use in the coming year. Melton points out that responses are in line with that of the average consumer: Two-thirds of internet users worldwide said they were frustrated with long lines at checkout counters, according to data from IT consultancy Capgemini.

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  • Blog Roundup: Staying Up On Mobile

    May 11, 2017 | ITBestofBreed.com

    A recent blog post from CompuCom Mobility Consulting Senior Specialist Tim McCulley was featured in a round-up of posts on current issues surrounding mobile technology “that can give you insight into your customers’ needs and concerns.” McCulley’s post, “Enterprise Mobile Solutions – A Better Way to Procure Business Value, Not Just Devices,” focuses on the importance of understanding the fundamental business problem in order to put the right technology in place to help solve it.

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  • 5 Companies That Came To Win This Week

    May 05, 2017 | CRN

    For its hiring of Hardik Shah as the company’s new chief strategy officer, CompuCom was featured as one of CRN’s “5 Companies That Came to Win This Week,” with writer Rick Whiting noting that the company “made a savvy hire this week.”

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  • CRN Exclusive: CompuCom Snags Former Lenovo, Gartner Executive To Be Chief Strategy Officer

    May 03, 2017 | CRN

    CompuCom has landed a leader deeply immersed in technology and strategy at Gartner and Lenovo to ensure the company stays ahead of the technological change curve. CompuCom said it was impressed by Hardik Shah's experience around strategy, leading global teams and the IT services industry. Shah replaces Greg Hoogerland, who shifts into a newly-created chief customer officer role focused on ensuring and developing a "customer-first" focus.

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  • CompuCom Launches ASCEND Platform to Help Organizations Transform IT Operations

    May 01, 2017 | Digital Journal

    CompuCom announced the availability of its ASCEND Digital Platform to help  IT organizations modernize how they deliver end-to-end lifecycle services. The ASCEND platform integrates CompuCom-developed technologies and commercial software to assist clients as they execute their digital transformation agendas. 

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  • CompuCom Receives the Highest Score for End-User Device Use Case in Gartner's Critical Capabilities for Managed Workplace Services, North America

    April 17, 2017 | Yahoo! Finance

    CompuCom received the highest score in End-User Device and the second-highest scores in Service Desk and Digital Workplace, out of the three Use Cases listed in Gartner's report.

     

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  • IoT in Public Sector Applications

    April 03, 2017 | IoT Today

    The Internet of Things (IoT) is helping to secure public spaces, thanks to innovative physical and cyber security IT solutions. IoT enables organizations to gain important information in real time, leading to faster reaction times.

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  • What Absolutely Won’t Work When it Comes to Digital Transformation

    March 27, 2017 | Enterprisers Project

    In part two of columnist Minda Zetlin’s Q&A with Justin Mennen, CompuCom’s CIO offers insight into how organizations can undertake digital transformation, which is becoming critical to their long-term health.

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  • This CIO's Mission to Keep Innovation Simple, Clear, and Easy

    March 20, 2017 | Enterprisers Project

    In the first of a two-part interview with columnist Minda Zetlin, CompuCom CIO Justin Mennen discusses what most companies get wrong when it comes to fostering a culture of innovation, and how they can get it right.

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  • CompuCom Launches SmartDesk Solution for Mid-Market Businesses

    March 09, 2017 | Yahoo! Finance

    CompuCom launched SmartDesk, a complete turn-key technology support service providing mid-size companies of 250 to 3,000 users with enterprise-level technical support – without the enterprise-level price tag.

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  • CompuCom Survey: Risk of Data Breaches and Malware Injections Top Cloud Security Concerns

    February 24, 2017 | ITBriefing.net

    According to an online survey by CompuCom of 533 IT pros, the majority of those surveyed believe data breaches or malware injections pose the greatest risk to  cloud security, more than account hijacking, insider threat or a number  of other hazards.

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  • CompuCom Again Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, North America

    February 13, 2017 | Yahoo! Finance

    CompuCom announced that the company has been positioned in the Leaders quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, North America (formerly End-User Outsourcing Services). The Gartner Magic Quadrant is a graphical portrayal of vendor performance in a market segment, including categories for Leaders, Challengers, Visionaries and Niche players. Criteria by which the vendors are measured include a company's completeness of vision and ability to execute.

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  • Predictions for the Internet of Things in 2017

    January 17, 2017 | IoT Central

    Will Winn, SVP of IoT Solutions, CompuCom, contributed to the list of predictions for the Internet of Things in 2017. In 2016, IoT quickly transitioned from burgeoning to chaotic, much like the early days of the internet with various early adopter projects. In 2017, the providers that have the following three core fundamentals will rise to take on enterprise class deployments: domain vertical market and IT expertise in-house; cyber secure solutions; and life-cycle offerings. (You must have a subscription to view the article)

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  • CompuCom Promotes EVP Dan Stone to CEO

    December 01, 2016 | CRN

    CompuCom has promoted the former president of Lenovo Latin America, Dan Stone, to be its CEO. Don Doctor, the solution provider's CEO of the past 22 months, will once again become the company's chairman. CompuCom, No. 23 on the 2014 CRN Solution Provider 500, said that Stone joined CompuCom at the time of Doctor's appointment to lead the end-user enablement division, which helps IT executives manage the convergence of next-gen technologies like social interaction, mobility, big data and cloud.

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  • XMPP’s Place in the IoT Protocol World

    November 14, 2016 | TechTarget - IoT Agenda

    This IoT topical article from TechTarget asks, "XMPP has come a long way from its beginnings as Jabber, but is the lightweight XMPP-IoT specification ready for the spotlight?" CompuCom's Will Winn, SVP of IoT Solutions, weighs in on an IoT protocol comparison of XMPP vs. MQTT, noting an important point that, "Communication is part of an IoT strategy, but you need to be able to get a connection through other industrial protocols for endpoint devices."

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  • The Game Changers

    October 21, 2016 | Finance Monthly

    CompuCom CFO Carlos Sagasta is featured in the October issue of Finance Monthly, sharing how truly successful companies are those that are able to embrace change and rethink how they go about their business. The IT industry is feeling a massive amount of pressure coming from global competitive dynamics. In addition, the space is transforming how work is performed as organizations continue to digitize their processes and workforces. The way in which we deliver technology outsourcing solutions in coming years will be fundamentally different from what we have done in the past, and concepts such as Robotic Process Automation and digital hybrid solutions will be embraced as mainstream in our industries. It take a very clear view of the company you want to become, constant communication and unwavering discipline to successfully make this transformation journey.

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  • Want to Telecommute? These are the Top 250 Companies for Flex Work

    October 11, 2016 | Forbes.com

    Forbes.com reports that FlexJobs released a list of the top 250 companies for flexible jobs, culled from an analysis of more than 40,000 companies and their history of job postings on the site over the last three years - and ranked CompuCom Systems, Inc. 58th on its list.

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  • CompuCom Systems Acquires Extensys’ IoT Division

    August 22, 2016 | IOTTech

    Technology infrastructure services company CompuCom Systems has acquired the Internet of Things (IoT) business of Extensys, a provider of IoT and managed IT services, for an undisclosed amount, with the transaction expected to be finalised in 45 days. The move boosts CompuCom’s global infrastructure strategy and furthers its ability in delivering IoT solutions to its existing and new clients.

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  • Today's channel rundown – CompuCom's Extensys buy

    August 22, 2016 | Channelnomic$

    CompuCom has acquired the Internet of Things (IoT) wing of managed service provider Extensys. The IT solution provider said the deal for Extensys' EXT-IoT division, including its core team, strengthens its infrastructure strategy and fleshes out its IoT solutions portfolio around end-user computing, cloud technology services and service.

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  • CompuCom acquires Extensys’ IoT division

    August 22, 2016 | SmartCitiesWorld

    Technology infrastructure services company, CompuCom, is acquiring the Internet of Things (IoT) division of Extensys, a provider of IoT and managed IT services. CompuCom’s view is that ‘anything’ with a chip, sensor or plug eventually needs to be supported or optimized.

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  • CompuCom Doubles Down On Internet of Things By Scooping Up Extensys' IoT Division

    August 19, 2016 | CRN

    CompuCom is doubling down on the lucrative Internet of Things market, announcing on Friday it will acquire the IoT division of managed IT service provider Extensys. Will Winn, senior vice president of IoT solution sales at CompuCom, said the acquisition would equip CompuCom with Extensys’ “breadth and expertise at the field maintenance and monitoring level.”

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  • Q&A: CompuCom CTO On Why Progess Is Slow With Digital Transformations

    August 16, 2016 | IT Best of Breed

    The road to digital transformation resembles more of an obstacle course, according to the results of a recent survey conducted by solution provider CompuCom Systems.In an interview with IT Best of Breed, CompuCom's chief technology officer, Sam Gross, addresses the road ahead for digital transformations.

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  • CompuCom Launches Real-Time Threat Management Solution Via Cloud, With Intel's Help

    August 05, 2016 | CRN

    CompuCom is expanding its managed security services through a new partnership with Intel that will allow the $1.9 billion systems integrator to deliver McAfee Enterprise Security Manager (ESM) as a fully cloud-hosted and delivered security information and event management (SIEM) service.

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  • CompuCom Launches Managed Security Service

    August 03, 2016 | Texas Tech Pulse

    Plano-based CompuCom said today that it has launched a new, cloud-based managed security service, in part of an extension of a partnership with Intel. CompuCom said its new Security Information and Event Management service is powered by technology from Intel Security and Intel.

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  • CompuCom Brings Artificial Intelligence To Midmarket Data Centers With Breakthrough Cloud-Based Managed Service

    July 28, 2016 | CRN

    CompuCom is set to deliver what it is calling the first-ever artificial intelligence (AI)-based managed service aimed at preventing midmarket data center downtime. The new offering uses machine learning and cognitive computing to uncover IT problems and quickly remediate them to reduce and even eliminate data center downtime.

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  • CompuCom Brings Artificial Intelligence To Midmarket Data Centers With Breakthrough Cloud-Based Managed Service

    July 28, 2016 | Artificial Intelligence Online

    CompuCom is set to deliver what it is calling the first-ever artificial intelligence (AI)-based managed service aimed at preventing midmarket data center downtime.

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  • Mobile Device Management: What’s Legal, What’s Not?

    July 27, 2016 | Tom's IT Pro

    Defining a clear and detailed mobile device management policy is the best way for businesses to stay within the bounds of the law. According to Steve Pike, senior director of device and mobility services at CompuCom, most courts will side with the company in an invasion of privacy or similar lawsuit if a clear policy was in place and the employee understood it. Generally, a company has far more leeway to monitor, access and control a device if they provide it to the employee, Pike said. An MDM policy still needs to be in place, and there are still some types of data the employer can't access.

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  • Getronics comes out on top for End User Services in Whitelane Research UK Outsourcing Survey

    June 16, 2016 |

    Getronics announced its number one ranking for end-user services in the Whitelane Research UK Outsourcing Survey 2016, coming fourth overall – the only European provider to make the top five – beating Computacenter, Capgemini and Atos.

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  • CompuCom Honors SunTrust with STAR Award

    June 14, 2016 | CBS8

    CompuCom Systems announced it has presented SunTrust Banks, Inc. with CompuCom’s second-annual STAR Award, given to organizations that are using the power of technology to build a better world.

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  • CompuCom Honors SunTrust with STAR Award

    June 14, 2016 | Yahoo Finance

    One of nation’s largest financial services companies recognized for promoting financial literacy with its onUp campaign and embracing technology for its team members

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  • Dallas-based CompuCom will move offices to near Plano’s Legacy business park

    June 13, 2016 | The Dallas Morning News

    CompuCom has rented the more than 92,000-square-foot Dominion Legacy office building on the south side of State Highway 121 on Parkwood Boulevard.

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  • The Global Workspace Alliance (GWA) selects Topnew Info as Strategic Partner for China & Hong Kong

    June 02, 2016 | Yahoo Finance

    The Global Workspace Alliance (GWA) has signed an agreement with Chinese service provider Topnew Info as the Alliance’s strategic partner for China and Hong Kong, significantly enhancing the GWA’s capabilities in APAC and expanding its direct presence in the region.

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  • AT&T Employees Automate Repetitive Tasks with Software Bots

    May 15, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal

    CompuCom Chief Technology Officer, Sam Gross, was quoted in Rachael King’s Wall Street Journal/CIO Journal blog post about AT&T using bots for repetitive tasks.

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  • In Case You Were Wondering...Going Digital is Not Optional

    March 04, 2016 | Top Tech News

    Going Digital is Not Optional -- It's not a question of if, it's a question of when. And yes, it's complicated. Businesses need digital options for operations and customer service, as well as remote options, and face-to-face. What's a business to do?

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  • In Case You Were Wondering...Going Digital is Not Optional

    March 04, 2016 | CIO Today

    What does it really mean to be "digital?" The definition covers everything from employees with access to high-speed Internet, millennials who regularly use email, e-filed tax returns, employees who use mobile phones to access news and information, freelancers who perform work online, video streaming services, digital payment, and information and communications technology (ICT) as a share of total investment.

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  • CompuCom CEO Don Doctor Featured in ‘martinwolf’ Interview

    February 22, 2016 | martinwolf

    Compucom CEO Don Doctor is featured in an interview with martinwolf, a prominent M&A Advisory firm in the Silicon Valley. The Q&A format interview appeared in February 2016’s issue of Executive Perspective. Don gives an overview of how CompuCom remains competitive by offering various innovative services, participating in the Global Workspace Alliance, and more.

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  • Verizon Secures Path To The Cloud In More Locations With Secure Cloud Interconnect Expansion

    October 15, 2015 | CRN.com

    Todd Pekats, CompuCom's director of infrastructure solutions consulting for Microsoft Services, talks about Verizon's Secure Cloud Interconnect (SCI) as a value-add to some of CompuCom's core offerings.

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  • How To Engage, Develop and Retain Millennials

    August 10, 2015 | Top Tech News

    CompuCom CIO Pam Baxter explains how millennials are sparking a change in how work gets done, as they increasingly collaborate in teams using more technology than prior generations in their day-to-day work

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  • Identity in the Age of Mobility

    August 09, 2015 | Mobile Enterprise

    CompuCom CTO Sam Gross offers insight on the importance of understanding digital identity and how the demand to bring personal mobile devices to work is challenging CIOs to accommodate end user needs while striking the right balance for the business. 

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  • One Cup of Coffee Then I'll Go - CompuCom's Solution Cafe Opens

    July 31, 2015 | 451 Research

    CompuCom is reinventing the enterprise on-site IT service experience with its Solution Café to enhance the value of end-user devices, increase end-user productivity and improve end-user satisfaction rates.

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  • Getronics and CompuCom Partner to Lead New Global Workspace Alliance

    July 28, 2015 | MarketWatch

    CompuCom and Getronics announced a long-term partnership to lead the Global Workspace Alliance. As part of a new global strategy, the Alliance will provide a new and comprehensive suite of services for its partners to take to market, providing end users with leading-edge, global workspace solutions. 

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  • BYOD May Be Popular, But Still Lacks Enterprise Support, Report Says

    July 09, 2015 | Mobile Enterprise

    There is no question that there is increased popularity among “always-on” associates to use their personal devices for day-to-day responsibilities, yet nearly a third of companies still do not actively support a bring your own device (BYOD) program, according to an online poll from CompuCom.

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  • Prescribing an Ounce of Intel vPro Cure

    June 19, 2015 | MSP Mentor

    Most new Windows 10 systems come with Intel vPro™ technology, making it simpler to manage and secure desktop and notebook PCs. Tom Vetterani, CompuCom's Vice President of Strategy & Messaging, discusses how managed service providers can leverage Intel vPro to increase profitability and gain other benefits.

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  • CompuCom Named a Top 10 Outsourcing Service Provider by ISG

    May 27, 2015 | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

    CompuCom was named a Top 10 Outsourcing Service Provider by Information Services Group (ISG), among the leading providers in the Building 10 Sourcing Standouts category for the Americas region, according to the ISG Global Outsourcing Index.

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  • Security, Privacy Rank Among the Top IoT Concerns: CompuCom

    April 25, 2015 | Technology Beacon

    IT professionals are apprehensive about security and data privacy as the Internet of Things (IoT) expands. A CompuCom survey found that security and the potential rise in cyberattacks were the top concern for 44 percent of respondents. Data privacy and the risk of exposure of sensitive personal information emerged as a major worry for 28 percent of those polled.

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  • 'Internet of Things' Has IT Professionals Concerned About Security/Privacy

    April 03, 2015 | San Antonio Business Journal

    IT professionals have some concerns about security and privacy with the rapid expansion of new technology that is impacting almost every part of people’s lives. A recent survey of 431 IT pros by CompuCom found that cybersecurity is the overriding concern for 44 percent of respondents and privacy issues were a top concern for 28 percent.

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  • Security, Privacy Rank Among the Top IoT Concerns: CompuCom

    April 03, 2015 | Datamation

    Is the Internet of Things (IoT) shaping up to become a security nightmare? The fast-growing market for IoT solutions and services may be giving IT professionals some pause, suggests a study from CompuCom.

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  • Spotlight: AT&T, CompuCom team on enterprise mobility offering

    March 30, 2015 | FierceMobileIT

    AT&T and CompuCom are partnering on a new enterprise mobility product that pairs AT&T's wireless voice, data and messaging services with CompuCom's mobility products, mobile management services and strategic lifecycle services. In addition, AT&T and CompuCom are teaming on enterprise network transport services and pay-as-you-go cloud services.

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  • CompuCom Partners with AT&T on Network, Cloud, Mobile Solutions

    March 27, 2015 | The VAR Guy

    CompuCom has partnered with AT&T on Network Access, Cloud Access and Mobile Access solutions. The new products and services were developed in collaboration with AT&T through the telecom giant’s AT&T Partner Exchange program.

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  • 10 Simple Tips for Managing Mobile

    January 18, 2015 | Mobile Enterprise

    From consumerization and BYOD to choose your own device, managing mobile devices and the cloud are the hottest tech topics in business today. Steve Pike, Device and Mobility Services Director at CompuCom, offers 10 basics for managing mobility.

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  • CompuCom Positioned as a Leader in 2014 Magic Quadrant for End-User Outsourcing North America

    October 14, 2014 | CompuCom

    CompuCom was positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Leaders” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for End-User Outsourcing Services, North America in 2014.

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  • 451 Research Profiles CompuCom Launch of Persona Service Management

    August 06, 2014 | 451 Research

    Persona-based management has been used in marketing and Web development for a number of years, segmenting users with similar needs and requirements to create personas. CompuCom is taking this approach and bringing it into the IT context by defining services for internal end users at both a business level and an IT level.

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  • CompuCom Named an Industry Challenger in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing

    July 31, 2014 | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

    CompuCom was positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the “Leaders” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for End-User Outsourcing Services, North America in 2014.

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  • 451 Research Report on Outsourcing the Move to Mobile

    December 13, 2013 | 451 Research

    Technology and market trends are driving organizations to use service providers such as CompuCom to manage their mobile deployments. This report examines the economic and strategic reasons why IT departments will look for external help to deal with the challenges of mobility.

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  • CompuCom Positioned as a Leader in 2013 Magic Quadrant for End-User Outsourcing North America

    September 26, 2013 | CompuCom

    CompuCom was positioned as a Leader in Gartner's 2013 Magic Quadrant for End-User Outsourcing for North America. The report evaluates IT service providers across two planes; completeness of vision, and ability to execute.

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