We also look at -- there's a big portion of investment in our different areas of business and adjacencies. So when Alain Monié, the new CEO, came in, this has helped even further accentuate this, is that really driving more inertia and growth and critical mass in our higher-margin adjacencies.So for instance, our Auto Identification Data Capture/Point-of-Sale business, we've grown that to a little bit over $600 million in 2011. We believe we are the second largest globally in that areas, with ScanSource being the #1. It's growing -- obviously, it's growing higher-than-normal IT growth. It really drives a significant level of productivity, the technology software and hardware that's involved in the auto identification data capture space. And the operating margins and gross margins are much, much stronger than our core business.
Ingram Micro Inc. Presents At Barclays Capital Global Technology, Media And Telecommunications Conference, May-23-2012 01:45 PM
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