Hey boys and grrls, my good friends at D&H are having a parteeeee!
D&H DISTRIBUTING’S MID-ATLANTIC FALL TECHNOLOGY SHOW TO FEATURE MOBILE INNOVATIONS, SERVER SOLUTIONS AND MORE
—On October 7, D&H Will Again Provide Hands-On Access to The Hottest Market Trends, Including Windows Mobile and Exchange, HP Servers and Cisco SMB Technologies —
HARRISBURG, PA, September 19, 2008 – D&H Distributing, the major North American computer products and consumer electronics distributor, announces it will conduct its Mid-Atlantic Fall Technology Show on Tuesday, October 7, 2008 at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in Hershey, PA.
The Show is expected to draw well over 1,000 reseller, dealer and integrator attendees, and more than 160 manufacturers showing their merchandise, and with 128 exhibitors on the show floor. Doors open for registration at 12:30 p.m., with seminars beginning at 1:30 p.m. and the exhibit floor opening at 3:00 p.m., ending at 9:00 p.m.
As VARs and dealers have come to expect, the exhibit floor will turn a spotlight on the latest high-performance technologies from Cisco, Microsoft, HP, Intel, Symantec, Brother, Lenovo and many more innovative D&H manufacturers. Partners such as Fujitsu, Flybook, and Galaxy Technology will make their debut appearances at the show. The vendor list represents a full spectrum of D&H’s product offerings, from SMB networking to SOHO, to consumer electronics and home networking.
The Cisco NOW (Network On Wheels) Van, a 25-foot mobile technology showcase, will provide a first hand look at Cisco’s up-to-the-minute SMB networking solutions, running in a functional environment. The van boasts solutions for security, IP communications, mobility, network foundations and network management.
The D&H Mid-Atlantic Fall Show will offer eight seminars from industry front-runners including Cisco, Microsoft, Intel, Logitech, HP, Symantec, and CEA Director of Market Research Kory Bockman. (Details below.)
“This is the second year of our expanded trade show schedule, and we feel we provide more value with each event. We never stop expanding the breadth of our partners, and the capabilities of technology in general never seems to slow down, so there’s always something exciting to show here,” said Mary Campbell, vice president of marketing at D&H Distributing. “The enthusiasm we see counters what the media has been saying about the economy. Emerging technologies are still driving the market, from Windows Mobile OS to new server solutions to advancing ways to manipulate your digital entertainment.”
The D&H sales team will be offering special, show-floor-only discounts for D&H customers the day of the event, as well as a list of door prizes from manufacturers like Microsoft and Logitech, plus a grand prize give-away of a Haier 37” LCD display. Registration deadline is September 30. For further information, call (800) 340-1001 or visit www.dandh.com/midatlanticfall08.
The seminar schedule for the D&H 2008 Mid-Atlantic Fall Technology Show is as follows:
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. The New Mobility (Intel)
2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Mobile 101: Integrating Windows Mobile and Exchange (Microsoft)
3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Latest Trends in Consumer Electronics and Getting Inside the Mind of a CE Product Returner (CEA)
4:00 p.m.– 4:30 p.m. Expand Your Network Horizons (Cisco)
4:45 p.m.– 5:30 p.m. HP ProLiant Servers – Run With Confidence (HP)
5:45 p.m.– 6:15 p.m. 1) Back Up and Recovery of Windows Servers and Desktops (Symantec)
2) Squeezebox – Easy Access to a World of Music (Logitech)
Harry Brelsford, CEO at smb nation www.smbnation.com
Microsoft Small Business Specialist SBSC, MBA, MCSE, MCT, MCP, CNE, CLSE, CNP
PS – did u know I host an annual conference in Seattle each october for SBSers and SMB consultants? This year we help launch SBS 2008 and Essential Business Server (EBS) between October 4-6!