A new sales director for Comstor
Germany: following the departure of Carsten Schulz to Avaya and Jörg Richter to TD Azlan as networking BU director, Cisco VAD Comstor has hired Martin Venmann from Cisco as new sales director for the DACH region.
Comstor lifts datacenter and cloud practice to new heights with X-IO
Cisco VAD Comstor has signed an agreement with X-IO. Effective immediately, Cisco resellers across EMEA have the ability to drive accelerated revenue via access to "Intelligent Storage Element" technology from X-IO. The announcement ensures resellers can meet increased customer demand for cost-effective, high-performance storage solutions supporting data center and cloud initiatives. The initial partnership is aimed at France, Germany and the United Kingdom and is expected to expand across EMEA during the next several months.
Comstor pushes Meraki
Cisco specialist Comstor has officially added Cisco-Meraki wireless infrastructure systems to its catalog.
Jens Montanana appointed Chairman of Westcon Group
Westcon Group, a global VAD in unified communications, network infrastructure, data center, and security solutions, has appointed Jens Montanana as its new Chairman. Jens is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Westcon's parent, London and Johannesburg- listed Datatec Limited - which he developed into a global ICT solutions and services leader with more than 6,500 employees worldwide. During his tenure at Datatec, Westcon has become one of the market's leading specialty distributors in the channel, with revenues of approximately €3 billion. Jens replaces John McCartney, who will remain a Non-Executive Director of Westcon.
Marcel Weber joins Comstor
Germany: Marcel Weber, who was previously Cisco DC Business Development Manager for Ingram Micro's Advanced Solutions division, has left the distributor to join Cisco VAD Comstor as Datacenter Business Development Manager.