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AOPEN® America Announces Distribution Agreement with SYNNEX Canada

New Alliance Addresses Canada’s Growing IT Channel Need in Digital Signage and Applied Computing


San Jose, CA. September 12, 2018, /PRNewswire/ AOPEN®, a global electronics manufacturer of cross-platform, commercial-grade products and a thought leader in digital signage and applied computing solutions, today announced an agreement with SYNNEX Canada. The new relationship expands AOPEN’s footprint across the Canadian IT channel and addresses the growing needs for partners and channel resellers to provide best-in-class solutions with AOPEN digital media devices and all-in-one touchscreens to a variety of industries. The agreement also allows Canadian VARs faster and easier access to sell full solutions with a robust portfolio of AOPEN products.


“We are quite pleased to expand our SYNNEX relationship with this partnership in Canada,” said Aaron Pompey, General Manager, AOPEN America. “SYNNEX Canada has an impressive IT channel reach, serving a wide range of enterprise technology partners. AOPEN is excited to serve this growing market.”


The AOPEN offering is part of SYNNEX’ VISUALSolv Group, which delivers leading Digital Signage, Pro AV, Physical Security, Broadcast and Presentation solutions to customers, along with comprehensive services and support offerings.


“We are excited to add AOPEN in Canada as we continue to enhance our Digital Signage portfolio,” said Mitchell Martin, President, SYNNEX Canada Limited. “By making AOPEN available through SYNNEX, the Canadian IT Channel now has easier access to an impressive portfolio of products in a technology category that continues to be in high-demand among end-users in a number of key vertical markets.”


Known for its commercial-grade cross-platform UHD media players and multi-touch screens, AOPEN deploys across a variety of verticals, delivering technology solutions in digital signage, smart kiosks, edge computing, and machine vision. Available immediately is a popular portfolio of cross-platform digital media devices and all-in-one touchscreens - the latter available between 10 and 22 inches. Ideal for high-impact UHD/4K video applications or the demanding scenarios required by retail kiosks, AOPEN solutions push the envelope in digital signage, evolving constantly with next-generation technology, remote device health management, and Intelligent Control monitoring.


AOPEN customers enjoy cross-platform flexibility - including Windows®, Chrome®, and Linux® options - commercial-grade accessories, and warranty service options.


About AOPEN America

Founded in 1996, AOPEN® is a major global electronics manufacturer and thought leader in digital signage, specializing in cross-platform, ultra-small form factor computing in both Windows and Chrome devices. AOPEN works with a wide range of partners. With these partnerships, AOPEN creates advanced digital display solutions for many of the world's top brands. Part of the ACER® group, AOPEN has a presence in over 100 countries. Contact info@aopen.com or visit http://www.aopen.com/us.


About SYNNEX Corporation

SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX) is a Fortune 200 corporation and a leading business process services company, providing a comprehensive range of distribution, logistics and integration services for the technology industry and providing outsourced services focused on customer engagement to a broad range of enterprises. SYNNEX distributes a broad range of information technology systems and products, and also provides systems design and integration solutions. Concentrix, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SYNNEX Corporation, offers a portfolio of strategic solutions and end-to-end business services focused on customer engagement, process optimization, technology innovation, front and back-office automation and business transformation to clients in ten identified industry verticals. Founded in 1980, SYNNEX Corporation operates in numerous countries throughout North and South America, Asia-Pacific and Europe. Additional information about SYNNEX may be found online at www.synnex.com.


About SYNNEX Canada
SYNNEX Canada Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), is a leading distributor of technology solutions to resellers and system builders across Canada. Committed to driving growth and profitability for its resellers and vendor partners, SYNNEX Canada offers great product selection at competitive prices and supports customers with dedicated sales resources, unique financial services, expert technical support, progressive e-business tools and fast and accurate delivery with warehouses in key cities. For more information, visit www.synnex.ca.


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