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Iomega invests in video-security with Anixter
2012-06-18

Iomega, the SMB arm of storage vendor EMC, has inked an EMEA-wide partnership with network and telecom VAD Anixter to deliver its StorCenter network storage range to the video security market. Products include the Iomega double-drive desktop StorCenter ix2-200 Cloud Edition NAS unit (up to 6 TB), the four-drive desktop StorCenter ix4-200d Cloud Edition (up to 12 TB), the new four- and six-drive desktop StorCenter px4-300d and px6-300d models (up to 18 TB) as well as rackmount StorCenter models that offer up to 38 TB of storage capacity. All of Iomega's StorCenter NAS devices are compatible with video surveillance management solutions such as the Axis Video Hosting Service (AVHS), jointly developed by Iomega with Axis Communications. All these storage solutions are available through Anixter offices in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dubai, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Morocco, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom.

SafeVision unveils its European strategy
2010-02-17

IT Partners 2010 : after the acquisition of video security specialist SafeVision, Danish spareparts specialist and broadliner EET has unveiled ITdistri its strategy for this new business, through its CEO John Skovbro Thomas, whom we recently interviewed. « Although we already had some video security products in our EET portfolio, we felt this promising market deserved a dedicated brand and strategy. This led us to SafeVision acquisition, whose name we will keep, even if it is not really known out of Scandinavia », he explains.

In 2010, EET plans to expand SafeVision to all the European countries it covers. EET is looking either for a dedicated sales manager (like it recently did in Spain), either for an acquisition (like in Sweden with Proonline, which has been rebranded as SafeVision Sweden) : « in all other countries, both options are being evaluated. We will thus have local technical competencies and be able to reach a specialized reseller network. Our future teams will only have to focus on sales process, while other activities like logistics or finances will be centralized in Denmark », says John Thomas. Until local teams have been built, SafeVision offer will not be pushed towards local resellers, even if all SafeVision products can be found in EET offer : « we hope to be able to attract IT resellers on this new market, while video security VAR or integrators will work through SafeVision », decrypts John Thomas. There is one caveat for this strategy : as market is limited, there are few potential candidates…

EET plans to become in the coming months one of the few pan-European video security specialists, beside ADI Global and Anixter. « Both these American companies are present in many European countries, but none has a unified video security portfolio and strategy. We will thus have a unique position, and aim to reach a €40m in this business in whole Europe in 2015, that is a quarter of EET global business at that time », John Thomas concludes.

Recent additions

Our directory is updated daily through information sent by vendors and distributors. Here are the latest updates :
Luckystar Computers (I) Pvt Ltd
India - Specialist
Netsafe Solutions Hravtska d.o.o.
Croatia - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Bulgaria e.o.o.d.
Bulgaria - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Srl
Romania - VAD
Arrow ECS Slovakia s r.o.
Slovakia - VAD
Share Distribuzione Srl
Italy - VAD
Ignition Technology Sub-Saharan Africa
South Africa - VAD
Ignition Technology ME
United Arab Emirates - VAD
Ignition Technology France
France - VAD
Kosmotech (KSM YuA TOV)
Ukraine - Specialist

 

Anixter United Kingdom
Address

Anixter United Kingdom
1st Floor - Wellington House
4/10 Cowley Road
UB8 2XW Uxbridge
United Kingdom
Phone : +44-1895276800
Fax : +44-1895276946
Website : http://www.anixter.co.uk

Other offices
W3 6GP Warrington
Phone : +44-8702424700
BT36 4PX Belfast
Phone : +44-2890835772
AB21 0ER Aberdeen
Phone : +44-1224722255

Team

Vice-president : Mr Pedro Cantinho
Vice-president : Mr Mark Niblett
CFO : Mr Yemi Adeleye
Sales director : Mr Ben Hennessey
Purchase director or manager : Mr Jon Robinson
Human resources manager : Mr Colin Smith
Communication director or manager : Mrs Rehana Rafi-Nazir

Information

Creation year : 1930
Company registration number : 00248952
VAT number : GB 685 1613 22
Annual turnover
2019 : 496,03 M€
2018 : 482,34 M€
2017 : 453,70 M€
2016 : 451,49 M€
2015 : 518,82 M€
Indirect turnover : 100%
VAD : Accessories and connectivity, networks and telecoms, security
Main brands : CommScope, Corning, HPE Networking, Ortronics, Panduit
Clients : Assemblers, broadliner, buying groups, cabling companies, consumer electronics, dealers, IT consulting, system integrators and VARs, OEM and industrials, service providers, specialist, specialized and corporate resellers, telecom operators
Employees : 546 people

Products

Accessories and connectivity
Cabling and connectivity
Allied Telesis, Belden, CommScope, Corning, HPE, HPE Networking, Microchip (PowerDSine), Ortronics, PatchSee, Siemon, TE Connectivity
Hardware test products
Connectool, Fluke Networks
Infrastructure accessories, bays and racks
CommScope, Conteg, Ortronics, Retex

Electric protection
Electrical protection
APC by Schneider Electric

Mobility
Fixed phones, faxes and accessories
HP Inc. (Poly), Mitel

Networks and telecoms
Network infrastructure
Adva Optical Networking (MRV), Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, Allied Telesis, CommScope, Extreme Networks (Enterasys), HPE Networking, Laserbit, LEA, Nomadix, Proxim, Sagemcom
Voice- and video-over-IP hardware and software
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, Allied Telesis, Mitel, QuesCom

Security
IT security
Allied Telesis
Physical security
Axis Communications, Bosch, CCTP, Netbotz, Sony

Services and cloud computing
Services
Allied Telesis

Storage
Storage servers
Lenovo


Services

Value added services
After-sale consulting, after-sale service, architecture design, audit, brand-dedicated sales staff, BTO, business plan help, cash-and-carry, co-marketing funds, configuration help, custom cable manufacturing, customer loyalty program, dedicated contacts, demo products, demos, direct shipping to final client, e-commerce site, e-mailing, export service, extranet, fax mailing, field sales staff, hardware connection/cabling, hardware tests, help with specifications write-up, hot-line, information newsletter, lead generation, logistics, manufacturer certifications, meeting room, modeling, newsletters, on-site quote, on-site training, online order status checking, online ordering, personalized help, personalized shipping, practice development, pre-sale consulting, product catalog, product loan, product search, project management help, project monitoring and control, project-dedicated sales staff, regular special offers, retail-dedicated sales staff, return-to-base warranty, sales help, seminar centre, shipments tracking, show-room, special offer lists, specific preparations, standard exchange, stock taking back, technology watch, telemarketing, thematic catalogs, transfer of skills, trial products
Financial services
30-day payment, advance payment, automatic transfer, bank garanty, bill of exchange, cash, cash on delivery, cash with order, cash with trade discount, cheque, company security, credit card, credit insurance, deferred transfer, delegation of payment, draft, factoring, financing solutions, leasing, letter of credit, part payment, personal outstanding, personalized terms of payment, promissory note, short-term financing, stock financing, term of payment, transfer, transfer of debts

 

Recent additions

Our directory is updated daily through information sent by vendors and distributors. Here are the latest updates :
Luckystar Computers (I) Pvt Ltd -  India - Specialist
Netsafe Solutions Hravtska d.o.o. -  Croatia - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Bulgaria e.o.o.d. -  Bulgaria - VAD
Netsafe Solutions Srl -  Romania - VAD
Arrow ECS Slovakia s r.o. -  Slovakia - VAD
Share Distribuzione Srl -  Italy - VAD
Ignition Technology Sub-Saharan Africa -  South Africa - VAD
Ignition Technology ME -  United Arab Emirates - VAD
Ignition Technology France -  France - VAD
Kosmotech (KSM YuA TOV) -  Ukraine - Specialist

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