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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

CentricsIT Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s SDCE 100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 2019

ATLANTA, April 9, 2019 – Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, has selected CentricsIT as a recipient of an SDCE 100 Award for 2019. The [...]

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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 [...]

By |February 28th, 2019|Categories: Third-Party Maintenance|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Gartner’s Take on IT Cost Optimizations with Third-Party Maintenance

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 [...]

By |January 31st, 2019|Categories: Third-Party Maintenance, Professional Services|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Deciding When to Outsource Engineering

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

Comparing OEM Support vs Third-Party Maintenance: Five Questions to Ask

Despite the cost savings and extended support windows offered by third-party maintenance (TPM) vendors, you might prefer your original equipment manufacturer’s processes and support protocols. But why, exactly, is that? Before you grit your teeth [...]

By |December 28th, 2018|Categories: Third-Party Maintenance|Tags: , |Comments Off on Comparing OEM Support vs Third-Party Maintenance: Five Questions to Ask