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2018 Gartner ITAD Market Guide: CentricsIT Among Profiled Vendors

Leading IT research firm Gartner has released its official market guide for IT Asset Disposition companies (ITAD) and profiled CentricsIT as a representative vendor. Gartner releases report titled, “Market Guide for IT Asset Disposition,” authored by analysts Rob Schafer and Christopher Dixon. The report was published on July 26, 2018. You must be a Gartner subscriber to access the full document (Gartner ID: G00355990). CentricsIT has been helping its clients make smarter decisions about their IT delivery for more than a decade. We are well known in the industry for our innovative approach to IT lifecycle management, which prioritizes asset value alongside security and environmental sustainability. When it comes to IT Asset Disposition (ITAD), our goal has always been to help our clients recoup the value of their retired assets [...]

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 2018 Solution Provider 500 list. The Solution Provider 500 is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue. This is the tenth consecutive year CentricsIT has been listed.  "10 consecutive years on the Solution Provider 500 is a great milestone for us," said CentricsIT Founder and CEO Derek Odegard. "This recognition reflects our continued commitment to quality and exceptional service delivery. It also reflects our adaptability as an organization over a decade of significant change and evolution in IT. Maintaining status as a global leader [...]

CentricsIT Recognized with 2018 GLOBE Award from GA Governor Nathan Deal

The 2018 GLOBE Awards recognize organizations for entering new international markets in 2018. ATLANTA, March 20 – Georgia Governor Nathan Deal presented CentricsIT with a GLOBE Award (Georgia Launching Opportunities By Exporting) during the 2018 Go Global Reception held on Tuesday, Mar. 20. This award recognized organizations entering one or more international markets in 2018; this is the fourth such GLOBE commendation for CentricsIT. Patrick Keuller, Executive Vice President of Global Services, accepted the award on behalf of CentricsIT. “We’re proud and honored to receive this accolade again in 2018,” said CentricsIT Executive Vice President of Global Services Patrick Keuller. “We want to thank Governor Deal and the Georgia Department of Economic Development for recognizing our contributions to the state’s global trade. Expect even more from CentricsIT as we continue [...]

Ten Years of Turkeys: A CentricsIT Thanksgiving Tradition

This post was contributed by Mandy Glidewell, Director of Marketing It’s a tradition that harkens back to a different time—before you could order a Thanksgiving meal with your phone, or even your watch; when labor unions were more prevalent and American factories and manufacturing plants were cornerstones of the economy; and before benefits were baked into standard compensation plans—a time when an employer-gifted Thanksgiving turkey was commonplace. While 23 percent of employers plan to host a Thanksgiving meal or distribute gifts this year, only 3 percent of employers plan to hand out turkeys to their employees, according to a 2017 survey conducted by the Bureau of National Affairs. Among non-manufacturing businesses, that figure drops to 2 percent. CentricsIT is among that 2 percent. 2017 marks the tenth consecutive year in [...]

CentricsIT cited in 2017 Gartner Research on Third-Party Maintenance

Gartner releases reports titled, “Competitive Landscape: Partnering with Third-Party Maintenance Providers for Data Center and Network Maintenance Cost Optimization" and "Market Guide for Data Center and Network Third-Party Hardware Maintenance," both authored by Christine Tenneson CentricsIT has been helping its clients maximize their investments in the data center for more than a decade, and a significant part of our strategic approach is identifying opportunities to reduce maintenance spend. We’ve helped companies of all sizes, from every vertical, realize maintenance savings from 40-80%. Maintenance and support costs are widely known to comprise around 70% of the average company’s IT budget, leaving very little room for upgrades and investments in future-ready technology. Maintenance costs can cripple innovation, which can have serious ramifications that no organization can afford. Network and data security is [...]

CentricsIT Named to CRN’s 2017 Solution Provider 500 List

Global leader in IT lifecycle management recognized on prestigious list for ninth consecutive year ATLANTA, Ga., June 5, 2017— CRN (CRN), a brand of The Channel Company, has named CentricsIT to its 2017 Solution Provider 500 list. The list is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue. This is the ninth consecutive year CentricsIT has been listed. This is CRN’s predominant channel partner award, serving as the industry standard for recognition of the most successful solution provider companies in the channel since 1995. This year, for the first time since 2010, the complete list will be published on CRN.com, making it readily available to vendors seeking out top solution providers to partner with. CRN has also released its 2017 [...]

CentricsIT honored with 2017 GLOBE award from Georgia Governor Nathan Deal

2017 GLOBE Award recognizes companies for entering new international markets in 2016 ATLANTA, March 14 — Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD), presented CentricsIT with a GLOBE (Georgia Launching Opportunities By Exporting) Award at the 2017 Go Global reception, held Tuesday Mar. 14. 23 other Georgia businesses were also recognized. The award recognizes companies that entered one or more international markets in 2016; this is the third commendation for CentricsIT. Patrick Keuller, Executive Vice President of Global Services; Danny Laca, Global Resource Manager; and Ian Santulli, Global Services Coordinator, accepted the award on behalf of CentricsIT. “The Go Global event highlights innovative businesses and the enormous impact trade has on Georgia’s economy, while providing industry leaders an opportunity to network and strengthen [...]

CentricsIT Supports George Chmiel in 60-Day Run

CentricsIT supports George Chmiel as he goes "BeastMode for the Brave" in run across America ATLANTA, Sep. 9—CentricsIT is excited to announce its sponsorship of George Chmiel, a highly qualified endurance athlete who has completed 100-mile races on six continents, including 155-mile ultra-marathons in The Sahara Desert (Egypt), The Australian Outback, The Atacama Desert (Chile), The Annapurna massif (Nepal), The Gobi Desert (China), and Antarctica. Chmiel has also completed 21-marathons, Ironman Lake Placid and multiple other 50/100 mile ultras. He's one of 150 people in the world to have completed the 4Deserts series, having finished in the top-seven of all 4 races. Beginning September 11, on the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, Chmiel will commence his 60-day/3,000 mile cross-country run from San Diego, CA to Ground Zero in New [...]

CentricsIT Named to CRN’s 2016 Solution Provider 500 List

Global leader in IT lifecycle management recognized on prestigious solution provider list for eighth consecutive year ATLANTA, Ga., June 14, 2016— The Computer Reseller Network (CRN), a brand of The Channel Company, has named CentricsIT to its Solution Provider 500 list for the eighth consecutive year. The SP500 list is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue. The SP500 has served as the industry standard for recognition of the most successful solution provider companies since 1995. “It is an honor to have the hard work and dedication of our entire team recognized at such a prestigious level for the eighth consecutive year,” said CentricsIT CEO, Derek Odegard. “This demonstrates how CentricsIT strives for excellence and is consistent in doing [...]

CentricsIT selected to be a part of the Microsoft Registered Refurbisher Program

Microsoft Registered Refurbisher Program enables CentricsIT to offer specially priced, certified Microsoft software licenses Apr. 20, 2016, ATLANTA – CentricsIT is proud to announce its membership in the Microsoft Registered Refurbished Program. The program enables CentricsIT to provide licensed Microsoft software on all qualifying client devices for all customer types, including commercial ranging from small business to fortune 500 companies, as well as schools and non-profit charitable organizations. Refurbishers associated with this program are required to adhere to set standards of data erasure and environmental regulations. With these regulations in place, customers are assured that they are purchasing authentic equipment. “This membership complements the CentricsIT business very well, because in addition to having access to affordable refurbished equipment, CentricsIT customers benefit from equipment preinstalled with registered Microsoft software licenses from [...]