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How U.S. China Tariffs Are Impacting IT Purchasing

This U.S. China Tariffs IT post was contributed by CentricsIT Logistics Manager, Emily Santa Maria. Emily is a Licensed Customs Broker.  OEM hardware prices are still on the rise due to the new U.S. China [...]

By |October 24th, 2018|Categories: Hardware Procurement|Tags: , , |Comments Off on How U.S. China Tariffs Are Impacting IT Purchasing

Hardware-as-a-Service for New Location Rollouts

Your business is expanding, which is a good thing. But with expansion comes a hefty caseload of expenditures, logistics, and IT workforce strain. Hardware-as-a-Service eases the tension in new location rollouts. Rolling out new facilities [...]

By |October 17th, 2018|Categories: Third Party Maintenance, Hardware Procurement|Tags: , |Comments Off on Hardware-as-a-Service for New Location Rollouts

The Rise of Contingent IT Labor

The deployability of W2 resources, and the increasing pressures placed on IT teams has led to a drastic increase in contingent IT labor. A 2017 study shows that 90% of companies are using contingent labor [...]

By |October 10th, 2018|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Rise of Contingent IT Labor

Evaluating Global On-Demand Field Engineering Services

As the IT manager of a multi-location company, you are no stranger to “doing more with less.” So why haven't you explored global on-demand field engineering services? With an ever-tightening budget, you must staff each [...]

By |October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Evaluating Global On-Demand Field Engineering Services

The Advantages of Hardware-as-a-Service: A Better Way to Manage Hardware

Despite the industry’s mad dash towards cloud, your company still needs hardware to continue its IT operations and to meet project goals. If you’re not already, you should be considering the advantages of Hardware-as-a-Service. As [...]

By |September 27th, 2018|Categories: Professional Services, Hardware Procurement|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Advantages of Hardware-as-a-Service: A Better Way to Manage Hardware

Our Disruptive Approach to IT Lifecycle Management

The logistics necessary to sustain your enterprise IT lifecycle management processes are considerable. To continue production and keep your infrastructure optimized, you have to choose between one of two difficult options: Muscle through and coordinate [...]

By |September 21st, 2018|Categories: ITAD, Third Party Maintenance, Professional Services, Hardware Procurement|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Our Disruptive Approach to IT Lifecycle Management

Experience Matters: IT Engineering Types and Levels Explained

Understanding the different levels of IT engineering that a company offers can quickly become confusing. However, it’s a necessary part of understanding the value that they can provide in augmenting your IT team. That’s why [...]

By |September 12th, 2018|Categories: How We See IT, Professional Services|Tags: , |Comments Off on Experience Matters: IT Engineering Types and Levels Explained

Aligning Vendor Expectations for a Successful Outsourced IT Project

Finding the right vendor for your next outsourced IT project like: Digital transformation initiatives Datacenter moves Hardware disposition strategies Data sanitization protocols … is not a light decision. What you don’t want is to contract [...]

By |September 6th, 2018|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: , |Comments Off on Aligning Vendor Expectations for a Successful Outsourced IT Project

Global Third-Party Maintenance – Hardware Isn’t Dead

Hardware’s not dead. But you need a vendor with global support to monitor it. It's time to think global third-party maintenance. Cloud is far from the cure-all that its IT buzzword has been inflated to. The [...]

By |August 28th, 2018|Categories: Third Party Maintenance, Hardware Procurement|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Global Third-Party Maintenance – Hardware Isn’t Dead
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