ChannelMEAwards 2019: AMD crowned Components Vendor of the Year
The vendor was commended for its continued investment in technology and in delivering better service to its customers
AMD has won Components Vendor of the Year award at the Channel Middle East Awards held on 23 April 2019 at Waldorf Astoria Pal Dubai. The judges praised AMD continued investment in technology and in delivering better service to its customers giving greater opportunity for the channel and the industry as a whole to forge ahead.
The components market remains a major focus for many distributors and resellers operating in the Middle East and this year AMD was recognised to have made significant contribution to the development of the regional channel, in addition to its commitment to supporting the channel and facilitating partner success.
Expressing his excitement on winning the awards, Christian Assaf, Sales Manager – MENA Component Channel at AMD said: “It has been a very successful year for AMD and had some very successful launches in the last year. This year we have had successful business in a number of categories including GPU, mobile and desktop side. Today, we are celebrating our 50th anniversary and it is a great honour to win an award today, especially from Channel Middle East.”
Assaf also applauded its regional master distributor, ASBIS and other in-country distributors for their continued support, adding to the company's success in the region.
AMD remains competitive in the PC gaming hardware space, and plays a crucial role in innovation and performance usage. Recently AMD announced the availability of world’s first 7nm gaming graphics card, the Radeon VII, bringing exceptional performance and amazing experiences for the latest AAA, eSports and VR titles, demanding 3D rendering and video applications, as well as next-gen compute workloads. With nearly 100 different high-performance CPU, GPU and APU products, AMD has contributed to advancements in high-performance computing, graphics and visualisation technologies which are the building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms and the data centre.
Channel Middle East Awards 2019's winners were named at a gala ceremony on 23rd April, 2019, at Waldorf Astoria Palm Dubai.
The Channel Middle East Awards 2019 were supported by Avaya, Barco, Eaton, Redington and Seagate.