WALTHAM, Mass. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — October 5, 2009 — Advanced Visual Systems Inc. ( Pink Sheets: AVSC) announces that it will offer a comprehensive lineup of computing hardware and related services to its enterprise and institutional clientele through a reseller relationship with Arrow Electronics, Inc., a supply channel partner for approximately 800 suppliers including Cisco, EMC, NetApp, HP, IBM, Sun, Oracle and other leading lines.
Under the Arrow reseller arrangement, AVS has the capability to offer its worldwide customer base highly competitive pricing on technology products that support any data warehouse or data storage specification within the Enterprise or High Performance Computing sector.
David M. Murray, President of AVS, stated, “Our ‘end-to-end’ approach to data collection, storage, protection and presentation permits AVS customers to procure all of the essential ingredients for a comprehensive data management program from one vendor at the best possible price.”
Murray added, “For several years we have observed our customers being required to interface with multiple suppliers in the implementation of a large IT project. By offering every conceivable product, service and support component that a project might require through the impressive Arrow infrastructure, we believe that our customers will save time and money.”
A Fortune 200 company with 12,700 employees worldwide and a global network of more than 340 locations in 53 countries and territories, Arrow provides specialized services and expertise across the many industries served by AVS, including telecommunications, information systems, automotive and transportation, medical and life sciences, industrial equipment and consumer electronics. AVS customers include many Fortune 2000 corporations, research facilities and academic institutions across the globe.
Advanced Visual Systems Inc. (AVS) provides industry-leading, interactive data visualization software and solutions that help business, scientific and engineering users gain critical insight from all types of data. AVS's complete line of software products speed decision-making by bringing information to life using the latest in graphics, Web-based and interactive technologies on all major computing platforms. For additional information visit www.avs.com
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Headquartered in Melville, N.Y., Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for approximately 800 suppliers and 130,000 original equipment manufacturers, contract manufacturers and commercial customers through a global network of more than 340 locations in 53 countries and territories.
For additional information visit www.arrow.com
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