SOURCE: Westcon Group, Inc.

Westcon Group, Inc.

May 20, 2010 14:07 ET

Westcon Group Europe Is Named Juniper EMEA Distributor of the Year

HOUTEN, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - May 20, 2010) -  Westcon Group, Inc., the leading specialty distributor in networking, convergence, security and mobility has announced that Westcon Group Europe has been named EMEA Distributor of the Year 2010 by Juniper Networks, the leading high-performance network infrastructure technology vendor. Juniper solutions help service providers, enterprises and public sector organizations create value and accelerate business success within the new, changing global marketplace.

The annual award was presented at the 2010 Juniper Networks J-Partner Summit in Barcelona and accepted by Willem de Haan, Vice President Security Division - Westcon Group Europe.

"Westcon Group Europe has invested heavily in Juniper during 2009. Their focus and investment has come in many ways: management time, planning, resources, marketing and inventory. The investment has paid off, with Westcon growing their business quarter on quarter across all products groups, general business and named account business during 2009," said David Small - Juniper's Vice President Channel Sales, EMEA.

Willem de Haan commented: "I am extremely proud that our teams within the United Kingdom, France, Italy and the Benelux have collectively managed to win this award. This is a reflection on our continued efforts and focus, and underscores Westcon Group's growing partnership and collaboration with Juniper Networks across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Juniper's leadership in security, as well as its continued success in complete infrastructure solutions, provides us with more opportunities to serve our customer base with total solutions. We look forward to the continued success of our partnership."

About Westcon Group
Westcon Group (Westcon) is a leading distributor of networking and communications technologies. For over 25 years, Westcon Group has helped both manufacturers and resellers of IT solutions become more successful by offering a highly targeted product portfolio and an innovative range of services. Westcon specializes in the complex markets of networking, convergence, IT security, mobility and wireless. For more information, visit

About Juniper Networks
From devices to data centers, from consumers to the cloud, Juniper Networks delivers innovative software, silicon and systems that transform the experience and economics of networking. The company serves more than 30,000 customers and partners worldwide, and generated more than $3 billion in revenue over the last year. Additional information can be found at

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  • Anne Bourgeois
    Westcon Security Europe
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