Technical Expertise

Making More Informed Purchasing Decisions

Brochure Headers Fasteners Technical Expertise

Across the world, we have more than 2,700 highly trained specialists who have years of experience in specifying products and solutions for a variety of industries. By understanding both the products and applications, our specialists can recommend the right solution to meet our customers’ needs.

Our technical expertise extends beyond product knowledge and selection. The technical resources our customers find at Anixter are far above what is expected from a typical distributor. We have a dedicated technical staff and belong to many standards organizations, such as Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and ONVIF.

This dedication to technical expertise makes Anixter a company customers can depend on to keep informed of the latest products, applications, industry trends, standards and emerging technologies.

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Technical Leadership

Technology & Support Services

Our team of highly-trained experts provides unmatched product and technical guidance.

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Labs and Technical Capabilities

Visit our technical facilities designed to help you qualify products and evaluate performance before you make significant solution investments.

Labs and Technical Capabilities

Wesco University

Wesco University is an exclusive training and educational academy that offers an array of technical and standards-based information. See the courses we offer.

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Supplier Partners Program

Our supplier partners can help you address your most difficult technology challenges.

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We can tailor our unique educational programs to suit your business' learning requirements.

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Anixter Engineering Services

We'll help you increase efficiency and reduce costs on your electrical and electronic applications while saving time and reducing risk in your decision making processes.

Anixter Engineering Services

Areas of Expertise

Industrial Communications and Control

  • Industrial networking and IIoT
  • Industrial control

Electrical and Electronic Wire and Cable

  • On-site troubleshooting 
  • Condition assessment 
  • Failure analysis 
  • Termination training
  • Code and standard interpretation 
  • Product selection assurance 
  • Custom specification reviews 
  • Cable installation calculations 
  • Product inspections and tests

Utility Power


  • Lighting audits
  • Design-build capabilities
  • New construction
  • Retrofits
  • Reclamation and recycling