Through this agreement, Bell will distribute select Intel products in the US and Canada. Bell will be franchised to carry the Intel Server Board family of single, dual and quad motherboards, including the chassis, Xeon, Itanium and Pentium 4 server microprocessors that support them.
Bell, which has offices in Toronto and Vancouver, serves a large customer base of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), system integrators, value-added resellers (VAR) and resellers, and also provides a host of supply chain and financial services for OEMs.
The company is franchised for Intel connectivity products, including the complete line of Intel Pro 1000 and 100 adapters for Ethernet, iSCSi and RAID. This agreement also includes the full line of Intel's Compact-PCI family.
With this announcement, Bell joins the Intel Technology Provider Programme, which allows small service providers and enterprise customers to resource Intel's products and support services.