Avnet and IBM working together with MDeC on cloud onboarding programme, from Malaysia

MalaysiaIT solutions distributor Avnet Technology Solutions said it is working with IBM and the Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) on the MSC Malaysia ‘Cloud Onboarding Programme.’ Under the MSC Malaysia Cloud Computing Enablement Initiative, independent software vendors (ISVs) and system integrators (SIs) will be able use IBM Cloud, a ‘Software-as-a-Service’ (SaaS) offering, Avnet said in a statement.The ISVs and SIs will get access to SoftLayer infrastructure from IBM to develop enterprise software, it added.


Avnet unveils Global Development Centre in China

Global technology distributor Avnet, Inc has recently launched its latest Global Development Centre in Shenzhen, China. According to a media statement, Avnet opened the new centre after its needs for IT support team members quickly outgrew the previous facility in Shenzhen, which opened in 2010. In addition to the centre in Shenzhen, Avnet also has a Global Development Center in Shanghai.