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The Deadline to Migrate to Windows 10 Has Passed: What Now?

For those who recently missed the deadline to migrate to Windows 10, extended Windows 7 support will be costly. And, with the current state of the threat landscape, companies can’t afford to go without critical [...]

By |January 31st, 2020|Categories: Professional Services|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Deadline to Migrate to Windows 10 Has Passed: What Now?

New Year, New IT Budget—Spend Wisely

A new year means a new IT budget. You could spend time that you don’t have re-structuring your operations, tweaking your networks, cost-cutting infrastructure, and generally cutting corners—all for small percentage savings with no real [...]

By |January 10th, 2020|Categories: ITAD, Third-Party Maintenance|Tags: , , |Comments Off on New Year, New IT Budget—Spend Wisely

New Year’s Resolution: Consolidate Vendors

This New Year’s, make a resolution to reduce overhead, simplify logistics, and optimize your workflow: Consolidate vendors. Relying on a multitude of vendors is counterintuitive to efficiency in processes, communication, OPEX, and site-to-site standardization. Not only [...]

By |December 13th, 2019|Categories: Third-Party Maintenance, Professional Services, Common Sense IT|Tags: |Comments Off on New Year’s Resolution: Consolidate Vendors

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 [...]

By |November 21st, 2019|Categories: IT in the News, Company Awards and News|Comments Off on CentricsIT Continues the Workplace Thanksgiving Tradition

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