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Aligning ITIL and Managed Services

You have customized processes. And, like many others, you might have heavily relied on ITIL and managed services vendors to inform your operations. While some of those procedures and “to do’s” can be automated through [...]

By |August 14th, 2018|Categories: Third Party Maintenance|Tags: , |Comments Off on Aligning ITIL and Managed Services

FixIT: Change Data Execution Prevention Settings

Here at CentricsIT, we are your IT experts. When any IT maintenance issue arises in your data center, we are here to help. If there is an error code you can’t fix, let us assist you [...]

By |August 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on FixIT: Change Data Execution Prevention Settings

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 |July 31st, 2018|Categories: IT in the News, ITAD, CentricsIT News|Tags: , |Comments Off on 2018 Gartner ITAD Market Guide: CentricsIT Among Profiled Vendors

Using HaaS for a Flexible Hardware Product Development Solution

Hybrid IT is a driving force behind modern enterprises today. But it’s not enough to simply maintain the hardware infrastructure you have—you must stay proactive and test new concepts and new products. But that doesn’t [...]

By |July 25th, 2018|Categories: Hardware Procurement|Tags: , |Comments Off on Using HaaS for a Flexible Hardware Product Development Solution

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 technology 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 [...]

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 a 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 [...]

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 [...]

By |June 4th, 2018|Categories: Company Awards and News|Tags: , |Comments Off on CentricsIT Named to CRN’s 2018 Solution Provider 500 List