CMS Distribution and BackBox to Deliver Network and Security Automation to UK and Ireland

July 5, 2023

Key Takeaways:

  1. CMS Distribution and BackBox have launched a partnership to distribute the BackBox platform in the UK and Ireland.
  2. This is the first network and security device automation product in the CMS Distribution portfolio.
  3. The BackBox platform will be showcased at Infosecurity Europe from June 20-22, 2023.

Unveiling Automation for Networks and Security Devices

CMS Distribution, a value-added IT distributor, has teamed up with BackBox, a trusted network automation company, to launch a new partnership to distribute the BackBox platform in the UK and Ireland. For the first time, CMS Distribution will offer a network and security device automation product. The companies will showcase the BackBox platform at Infosecurity Europe in London from June 20-22.

“We’re thrilled to work with CMS because they put a lot of time and effort into making their vendor partners a success within the UK and Ireland,” said Andrew Kahl, CEO of BackBox. “CMS will play a crucial role in our UK channel strategy, offering their extensive VAR community the opportunity to share the world’s most trusted network automation platform with their customers.”

“With BackBox, we can support centralised automation of firewalls and other network security devices from hundreds of vendors, including a number from our own portfolio,” added Stewart Legge, Vendor Development Director of CMS Distribution.

Attendees can learn more about BackBox by visiting Booth #D92 in the Discovery Zone at Infosecurity Europe 2023 or scheduling time with BackBox and CMS Distribution representatives at

About CMS
Since 1988, CMS Distribution has been at the forefront of technology, providing cost-effective solutions to its trade-only customers. The company represents over 200 manufacturers and serves a broad range of customers, from corporate resellers to online retailers.

About BackBox
BackBox is a Network and Security Device Automation Platform, supporting over 180 vendors with thousands of pre-built automations. It is trusted by enterprises and managed service providers worldwide for its reliable, scalable, and contextually aware automations. To learn more, visit

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