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 whenever possible—with a focus on data security and compliance.
The process of properly retiring IT assets, especially with value recovery in mind, can easily seem like a low priority compared to other mission-critical IT projects. It can also be a highly time-consuming endeavor when approached without the proper background and experience. For these reasons and others, we often meet clients who have kept retired assets stored in closets or warehouses—or worse—still plugged in and consuming power while remaining underutilized.
Many IT leaders turn to IT Asset Disposition companies like CentricsIT to handle their ITAD initiatives from start to finish—through either a project-based engagement or a recurring ITAD program.
The 2018 Market Guide for IT Asset Disposition: Companies Profiled
In July 2018, Gartner released its Market Guide for IT Asset Disposition. CentricsIT is among the IT Asset Disposition companies listed as a representative vendor. The company is profiled among other providers, and the guide lists helpful facts about each to help IT asset managers identify the right vendors for their needs.
CentricsIT leadership expressed support for the Gartner research.
“We are pleased to see Gartner independently identify and evaluate several IT asset disposition companies,” said CentricsIT CEO Derek Odegard. “We have invested heavily in our world-class ITAD practice and recommend that our clients strongly consider partnering with a certified vendor that can securely decommission your assets while keeping options for value recovery top of mind.”
CentricsIT offers global IT asset disposition services to a wide range of diverse clients in more than 90 countries. The company also provides complementary hardware procurement services, global IT field services, and third-party maintenance solutions.
“We’re honored to have CentricsIT included in Gartner’s Market Guide for ITAD, and we were happy to participate in the research. Gartner is an excellent source of quality information and insights, and we’re committed to contributing to the growth of our industry in any way we can,” Odegard added.
Click here to purchase Gartner’s 2018 “Market Guide for IT Asset Disposition” by analysts Rob Schafer and Christopher Dixon.
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CentricsIT is an award-winning global leader in IT lifecycle management. By providing a strategic solutions set comprised of multi-vendor support services, global field services, and asset recovery services, CentricsIT has built a reputation on maximizing value and lowering total cost of ownership in the enterprise data center.
By optimizing IT budgets and consolidating data center vendors, CentricsIT helps clients around the world improve efficiency and reduce wasteful IT spending. The company is headquartered in Metro-Atlanta, Georgia and operates globally out of offices in: Toronto, London, Prague, and Dubai.
CentricsIT is also one of the largest independent resellers of top-tier technology products in the world. Whether you are buying, selling, leasing, or trading, CentricsIT combines the right approach with the best equipment and service levels to maximize your data center investments.
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