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Know what you are buying – Buy genuine

Jul 19th, 2017

Many may think they are getting the deal of a lifetime when purchasing cheaper products on the grey market, but the reality is you are losing out quite significantly on quality and service, and may even risk buying counterfeit or unlicensed products.

Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa awarded Zebra Distributor of the Year FY16

Jul 4th, 2017

Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa announce that it has been awarded the Zebra Technologies’ 2016 Distributor of the Year award for South Africa for the second year running.

Communication solution for the workspace of the future

Jun 5th, 2017

The face of the workplace is changing. As millennials enter the work force and as other issues such as traffic gridlock start to be felt, the paradigm of life at work has begun to shift.

A new botnet is lurking as Hajime has 300,000 devices waiting orders

May 29th, 2017

If you thought the IoT botnet Mirai was bad, Westcon-Comstor warns of Hajime, which currently has 300,000 obeying devices which is currently conquering the Internet of Things world.

Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa Appoints CEO

May 25th, 2017

Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa has announced that it has appointed Rakesh Parbhoo as CEO of WestconGroup SA, effective 1st August 2017.

Office workers prefer mobile over desk phones

May 22nd, 2017

In a recent report by Westcon-Comstor vendor partner, Avaya, workers are calling time out on “dumb phones” urging employers to allow them to make use of mobile devices.

Westcon-Comstor Completes Business Process Improvement Programme to Sharpen Customer Focus

May 18th, 2017

Global rollout brings benefits to vendor partners, solution providers.

Don’t cry over data loss as a result of WannaCry if you could have prevented it

May 15th, 2017

Security practitioners the world over should take a stern reality check after WannaCry ransomware hits the globe.

Westcon-Comstor’s Global SAP Platform Brings Benefits for Vendors, Solution Providers

May 11th, 2017

Leading distributor’s business platform now live in 54 countries.

Disturbing facts about cyber crime and SA businesses

Mar 15th, 2017

Today’s threats are increasingly complex and sophisticated, with cyber criminals leveraging all manner of exploits and vulnerabilities to attack businesses for reasons including financial gain, ideological agenda or business disruption.

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