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What to Expect During a Traditional Rack-and-Stack Project

It doesn’t make sense to have your L4 engineers stop work on a critical cloud migration and dedicate (over-qualified) time to rack-and-stack operations. You can’t afford to under-utilize your high-level full-time team for routine projects [...]

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FixIT: Keeping Your Base Windows Image Up to Date for Improved Deployment

Everyone can agree that hassle free OS deployments are the best way to go.  In this edition of FixIT, the CentricsIT experts walk you through the process for keeping your golden image WIM files up [...]

By |April 30th, 2019|Categories: FixIT|Tags: , , |Comments Off on FixIT: Keeping Your Base Windows Image Up to Date for Improved Deployment

Improving Project Management: Finding the Right Project Management Tools

Managing an IT project of any scale is a hassle, especially if you don’t have adequate visibility and control from your project management tools. Depending on the size of your company and the number of [...]

By |April 11th, 2019|Categories: How We See IT, Professional Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Improving Project Management: Finding the Right Project Management Tools

Why Some Companies are Looking for Alternatives to Cloud

There’s no denying that cloud computing has its benefits. But, unfortunately, cloud is only truly beneficial when your applications and environments are fully optimized for it. If your company is still struggling to offset the [...]

By |March 29th, 2019|Categories: Third Party Maintenance, Professional Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Why Some Companies are Looking for Alternatives to Cloud

CentricsIT Director of Marketing Named to PowerMyLearning Advisory Board

Glidewell to support growth for PowerMyLearning among Atlanta’s vibrant community of millennials and young professionals ATLANTA, Mar 19, 2019—PowerMyLearning announced the formation of its Greater Atlanta Advisory Board on March 14, which will include CentricsIT [...]

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Five Questions to Ask Your Third-Party Maintenance Provider

Change can be unnerving, especially when it involves the maintenance and support of your enterprise hardware. You trust the OEM to take care of your equipment, but the support costs are beginning to take a [...]

By |March 12th, 2019|Categories: Third Party Maintenance|Tags: , |Comments Off on Five Questions to Ask Your Third-Party Maintenance Provider

Gartner’s Take on IT Cost Optimizations with Third Party Maintenance

Your CFO probably doesn’t have a thorough understanding of what occurs in the data center from day-to-day. That’s okay. It’s not your CFO’s job. But that means, when you need budgetary approval for upcoming IT [...]

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Microsoft Pushes Users to Windows 10

This post on Windows 10 migration announcements was contributed by CentricsIT Global Services Executive Don Pettingill. Pettingill works from the CentricsIT office in Charlotte, NC (USA). Haven’t made the migration to Windows 10 yet? That could cost you. [...]

By |February 15th, 2019|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Microsoft Pushes Users to Windows 10

Deciding When to Outsource Engineering

It’s not enough to simply keep pace with innovation; you also need to establish and maintain a competitive advantage. Many organizations are facing the decision of when to outsource engineering, but others are still determined [...]

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Regain Control of IT Spend with Vendor Consolidation

Having too many vendors leads to inefficiency. Like too much IT spend. Too many profit margins to cover. Too many points of contact. And too many projects that are out of your control. It's time [...]

By |January 15th, 2019|Categories: How We See IT, Third Party Maintenance|Tags: , |Comments Off on Regain Control of IT Spend with Vendor Consolidation