Wayside Technology Group is an international technology channel company that markets software, hardware and services – directly and through resellers – to software development and information technology professionals worldwide. The company, which is headquartered in Shrewsbury, New Jersey, was incorporated in 1982 and has been public since 1995 (NASDAQ:WSTG). Wayside Technology Group was recently recognized -- for the third consecutive year -- as one of the Best Places to Work in New Jersey.
Wayside operates through two segments – value added distributor Lifeboat Distribution and value added solutions provider TechXtend.
Lifeboat Distribution is a distributor of software and appliances for virtualization, security, networking, application lifecycle management, and other technically sophisticated domains. Lifeboat helps vendor partners recruit multinational networks of resellers, value-added resellers, consultants, and systems integrators, and drive incremental sales revenues that complement the vendors’ existing sales channels.
TechXtend (formerly Programmer’s Paradise) is a value added provider of software, hardware and technical services for information technology professionals in corporations, federal, state and local government agencies, and educational institutions across the United States and Canada.