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CentricsIT Continues the Workplace Thanksgiving Tradition

This post on the CentricsIT workplace Thanksgiving tradition was contributed by Mandy Glidewell, Director of Marketing It’s a workplace Thanksgiving tradition that harkens back to a different time—before you could order a Thanksgiving meal with [...]

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Meraki vs. Aruba vs. Aerohive—Choosing the Right AP

Connectivity is more than just convenience these days. It’s also about security, visibility, and control. This makes choosing the right AP a critical move for your business. So, as you search for the right network [...]

By |October 31st, 2019|Categories: Hardware Procurement|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Meraki vs. Aruba vs. Aerohive—Choosing the Right AP

CentricsIT Donates Computers to Local Nonprofit Rainbow Village

ATLANTA, October 24, 2019—CentricsIT, a global leader in IT lifecycle management solutions, donated more than $2,000 worth in pre-configured computers through its philanthropic program Centrics Cares to Rainbow Village, a local nonprofit dedicated to breaking [...]

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FixIT: Dell System Fails to Power on After Power Supply Replacement

When any maintenance issues arise in your data center, the CentricsIT FixIT experts are here to help. With this rare and unexpected Dell server issue, CentricsIT walks you through how to fix your Dell system [...]

By |October 18th, 2019|Categories: FixIT, Third-Party Maintenance|Tags: , |Comments Off on FixIT: Dell System Fails to Power on After Power Supply Replacement

Five Questions to Ask Your IT Field Services Provider

You’ve already determined to outsource a percentage of your IT tasks to alleviate pressure on your in-house teams. However, not all “full lifecycle” vendors can deliver fully—and globally—on their promises. For multinational companies, contracting with [...]

By |September 30th, 2019|Categories: How We See IT, Professional Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Five Questions to Ask Your IT Field Services Provider

CentricsIT Profiled in Gartner Market Guide for Third-Party Maintenance

ATLANTA, September 9, 2019—Leading IT research firm Gartner has released its official market guide for Data Center and Network Third-Party Hardware Maintenance featuring CentricsIT as a representative vendor. Gartner releases report titled, “Market Guide for [...]

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FixIT: Compiling Drivers for Windows OS Installs for HPE DL3x0 Servers

When you have a big server rollout, installing all Windows drivers can slow down your project. The CentricsIT FixIT technology gurus outline how to compile drivers for all Windows OS installs for HPE DL3x0 servers, [...]

By |August 29th, 2019|Categories: FixIT|Tags: , |Comments Off on FixIT: Compiling Drivers for Windows OS Installs for HPE DL3x0 Servers

The Benefits of Working with Licensed Customs Brokers in Supply Chain

International shipments already come with heavy logistical burdens to shoulder in-house. Even the smallest error or miscalculation on your end could cause your time-sensitive hardware shipment to be detained at the border—not to mention the [...]

By |August 15th, 2019|Categories: Professional Services, Hardware Procurement|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The Benefits of Working with Licensed Customs Brokers in Supply Chain

Global ITAD Solutions Provider Arrow Electronics Exits ITAD

With global ITAD solutions provider Arrow Electronics announcing its intention to leave the IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) industry to focus on other divisions of its operations, Arrow Electronics ITAD clients are left to find new [...]

By |July 30th, 2019|Categories: ITAD|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Global ITAD Solutions Provider Arrow Electronics Exits ITAD

Preparing for IBM Power7 Going End-of-Service-Life (EOSL)

Perhaps you were fully expecting the End-of-Service-Life (EOSL) announcement for your POWER6 units; you bought them back in 2007, so it makes sense that IBM would already be starting the process of sunsetting them. What [...]

By |July 17th, 2019|Categories: Third-Party Maintenance|Tags: , |Comments Off on Preparing for IBM Power7 Going End-of-Service-Life (EOSL)