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Engineer Vetting Times Are Changing: One Size Does Not Fit All

The days of “jack of all trades” has come to an end within the IT operational services space. The high degree of fragmentation and complexity makes it near impossible for one resource to be able [...]

By | July 18th, 2018|Categories: How We See IT, Professional Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Engineer Vetting Times Are Changing: One Size Does Not Fit All

What the Race to 5G Technology Means For Your Technology Strategy

Fifth generation networks—otherwise known as 5G or “wireless fiber”—are slated to become the future of mobile connectivity. Boasting comparatively faster speeds, better coverage, and more reliable connections, 5G is expected to outpace the capabilities of [...]

By | July 12th, 2018|Categories: IT in the News|Comments Off on What the Race to 5G Technology Means For Your Technology Strategy

The Value of On Demand Field Engineering Services

This post was contributed by CentricsIT Global Services Executive Don Pettingill and Account Executive Evan Arison. Pettingill and Arison work from the CentricsIT office in Charlotte, NC (USA). Technology organizations continuously struggle with the short term [...]

By | July 6th, 2018|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Value of On Demand Field Engineering Services

Do You Have an Insurance Policy versus a Maintenance Plan?

In the competition between an insurance policy versus maintenance plan, having a maintenance plan for your hardware will always win out. But are you using your OEM’s limited warranty from your initial hardware purchase as [...]

By | June 19th, 2018|Categories: Third Party Maintenance|Tags: |Comments Off on Do You Have an Insurance Policy versus a Maintenance Plan?

What to Expect When Your Hardware is Approaching EOSL

You conducted extensive research, you did the necessary POC testing, and you judiciously procured server equipment for its proven performance rate and longevity. It has operated well for you, and it continues to do so. [...]

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: ITAD, Third Party Maintenance|Tags: , |Comments Off on What to Expect When Your Hardware is Approaching EOSL

CentricsIT Named to CRN’s 2018 Solution Provider 500 List

Global leader in IT lifecycle management recognized on prestigious CRN Solution Provider 500 list for tenth consecutive year ATLANTA, June 4, 2018 – CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named CentricsIT to its [...]

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Summertime Means Summer Vacations… And PTO Backfill

Summer will be here in just a few short weeks. And with summer comes wanderlust—strong desires for sunlit beaches, snow-capped mountain views, and tropical paradises. On top of that, your employees have family reunions to [...]

By | June 4th, 2018|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: |Comments Off on Summertime Means Summer Vacations… And PTO Backfill

Benefits of Global Vendor Consolidation: A Real-World Application

Are you managing multiple IT infrastructure maintenance contracts across many different vendors? You’re not alone. Many companies are in the same position, finding it difficult to navigate their many contracts and what each addresses when [...]

By | May 24th, 2018|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: |Comments Off on Benefits of Global Vendor Consolidation: A Real-World Application

CentricsIT Donates Laptops to Dunta Robinson Foundation

ATLANTA, May 21, 2018–CentricsIT, a global leader in IT lifecycle management solutions, has donated more than $2,000 worth in pre-configured laptops to The Dunta Robinson Foundation’s Take the Lead program through its philanthropic program Centrics [...]

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What Are Your Options for EMC Hardware Reaching EOL?

"What Are Your Options for EMC Hardware Reaching EOL" was contributed by CentricsIT Account Executive Michael Sulka. Michael is a data center solutions expert who specializes in third-party maintenance and cost optimization throughout the IT lifecycle. He [...]

By | May 15th, 2018|Categories: Third Party Maintenance|Tags: |Comments Off on What Are Your Options for EMC Hardware Reaching EOL?