The continued expanse of IT usage across the defence and national security sector is ever-growing. Data-driven security, IoT devices and development of artificial intelligence all provide timely and accurate data for time-critical decision-making.

We help our customers both in the public sector and corporate defence sector meet not only their needs but the needs of the nation. CDW has a proven, nationally recognised supply and support marketplace that meets the wide and often specialist needs of the defence sector.

Key Challenges

Delivering timely, accurate and trustworthy data
Improve business services across human resources, estate and personal IT
Enhancing joint interoperability across all domains (cyber, space, maritime, air and land)
Modernising the workforce on and off the battlefield
Accelerating use of data to establish common standards, exploit decision making ability and improve confidence

Technology Solutions & Services

Technology Solutions

We can provide comprehensive data management projects, ensuring the critical security requirements of entire infrastructures.

CDW provides the right IT solutions for you. Data centre solutions, software solutions, hardware solutions, networking solutions, security solutions and more are shared by experts, who are ready to meet your needs.

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Our technology services solve your unique challenges and let you capitalise on new opportunities.

From roadmaps and adoption to project deployment and lifecycle management, CDW brings years of experience to help you design, orchestrate and manage your technology environments, today and into the future.

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Supply Chain

For the public sector, an efficient supply chain is essential. Organisations require collaborative, agile supply chains, capable of rapid yet cost-effective services.

The challenge of planning, deployment and logistics can distract IT teams from delivering maximum value. At CDW, our comprehensive supply chain services ensure your IT estate is run efficiently and productively, covering tailored procurement solutions through to complex international logistics.

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Business Outcomes

Managing Big Data

Battlefield use of data is increasing, as are threats from rogue actors, with data better understood and delivered to enable timely, accurate decisions. Safe and efficient data management enables next-generation analytics, improving insight, decision-making and performance.

Simpler Cloud Migration

Defence's utility of cloud services are developing. Using CDW's comprehensive cloud services portfolio simplifies the journey, helping organisations establish the most cost-effective and easy-to-manage environments for their needs.

Enhanced Business Services

Digital advances such as voice assistance, mobile learning, intelligent navigation and improved core functions herald the evolution of smart defence organisations. CDW provides a platform for such innovations with advanced infrastructure and networking.

Strengthening Cyber Security

Defence is continually targeted by hackers with growing regularity. To protect data from costly losses, optimised security, governance and compliance must be woven into every element of IT solutions and usage. CDW's holistic approach ensures protection.

Connectivity Everywhere

Consistent 5G data services and super-fast broadband empower defence staff to achieve seamless productivity and access to global resources. CDW's Wi-Fi and networking expertise delivers the dependable access that has become an expectation in secure environments.

Enabling Innovation

As digital transformation gathers pace, the UK's adversaries are developing capabilities in AI, ML, RPA and IoT applications. CDW using its global footprint enables sovereign-focused innovation, ensuring the UK and partner nations are at the forefront of technological capabilities.

How We Can Help

Find out more about how our technical solutions and services can make a difference in the defence sector. Simply email, call +44 207 791 6000 or contact your nearest CDW office.