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IT Datasheets

Hear from our in-house experts on everything from Cisco to Xsigo. Our e-books and datasheets will keep you updated on the latest trends in enterprise IT.

Datasheet: Smarter Than SMARTnet

Datasheet: Smarter Than SMARTnet

What the OEM doesn’t want you to know is that it actually costs Cisco less to maintain your equipment the longer it has been on the market. A switch to a third party maintenance provider can save you up to 80% on your Cisco maintenance expenditures.

Datasheet: OEM versus TPM: IBM, NetApp, and EMC Cost Comparison

Datasheet: OEM versus TPM: IBM, NetApp, and EMC Cost Comparison

The problem from a business standpoint is simple: EMC can be an expensive product to purchase, but it’s not any more expensive to maintain after 1-3 years than NetApp or IBM. If you’re paying a premium for EMC maintenance and support—you’re paying into EMC’s brand equity. This datasheet will reveal the cost comparison between IBM, NetApp and EMC maintenance and support through the OEM versus a third-party maintenance provider. We will also explain the secrets behind OEM maintenance and how TPM providers are able to offer the same or better support at a fraction of the cost.

Datasheet: Migrating to Windows 10 Without Losing Productivity

Datasheet: Migrating to Windows 10 Without Losing Productivity

With Microsoft sunsetting Windows 7 on January 14, 2020,organizations scramble to ready their roadmaps to Windows 10.Horror stories of users facing downtime and other issues for hours (and even days) are surfacing as companies rush to beat the deadline.

Prepare for a smooth migration with this datasheet from the experts at CentricsIT.

Datasheet: OEM versus TPM: IBM, NetApp, and EMC Cost Comparison

Datasheet: The Case for TPM as Hybrid Cloud Adoption Rises

You know as well as we do that the price of all-new hardware, even with a new warranty, all but eliminates the hope of real savings. In this datasheet, we compare the yearly cost of maintenance for three major server OEMs and show the cost savings enabled by TPM.

Datasheet: A Comprehensive Guide to EOL and EOSL Best Practices

Datasheet: A Comprehensive Guide to EOL and EOSL Best Practices

When EOL happens, EOSL follows. But you just bought a new line of hardware. Why should you be thinking about End of Life or End of Service Life so soon after your purchase? Download this datasheet today to learn the truth about OEM updates and how to prepare for your hardware going EOL or EOSL.

Datasheet: Preparing for the IBM POWER7 EOSL Date

Datasheet: Preparing for the IBM POWER7 EOSL Date

Released in 2010, POWER7 has been on the market long enough for its hardware prices to decrease significantly—a natural trend in the market that we have seen and leveraged to our clients’ advantage over the years. In this datasheet, we compare the yearly cost of maintenance with IBM versus a TPM provider and show the cost savings enabled by TPM.

Datasheet: The Rise of On-Demand Field Services

Whitepaper: The Rise of On-Demand Field Services in IT

What if your team was as scalable as your cloud infrastructure?

With IT teams shrinking, more organizations are turning to contingent IT labor to complete their projects. Unfortunately, this can also lead to the complications and exponential expenses of vendor sprawl. You need to operate holistically, not by piecemeal. Read this free whitepaper to learn how you can effectively use on-demand field services for IT.

Datasheet: Scaling IT Teams Globally with On-Demand Field Services

Datasheet: Scaling Your Lean IT Team with On-Demand Field Services

With virtual environments becoming increasingly complex under the pressures of digital transformation, companies are struggling to support and advance their networks with their already-lean IT workforces.

As corporate reliance on contingent IT labor continues to grow, how do you find the right global talent and reduce vendor sprawl?

E-Books

E-Book: A Smarter Way to Hybrid Cloud

E-Book: A Smarter Way to Hybrid Cloud

In this e-book, we will dive deep into the practical application of Asset Recovery as it relates to your hybrid cloud initiatives. Our goal is to help you simplify the project, anticipate and mitigate the logistical headaches that you face, free up some of your revenue, and get you to cloud as quickly and efficiently as possible.

E-Book: IT Decommission - Ensuring Data Security and Brand Protection

E-Book: Consolidate IT Vendors to Regain Control

More organizations find themselves with too much to manage and with too little information available to help.  Learn how to take back control of your IT operations and consolidate vendors to mitigate risks and decrease unnecessary OPEX drain.

E-Book: Breaking Down Inflated EMC Maintenance Costs

E-Book: Breaking Down Inflated EMC Maintenance Costs

In this e-book, we are breaking down the reasons that make EMC support significantly more expensive than third-party maintenance. We are also showcasing a customer success story and how CentricsIT was able to save a leading health-tech company an average of 40-50% on EMC maintenance and support costs.

E-Book: How to Plan for a Wireless Assessment

E-Book: How to Plan for a Wireless Assessment

In this e-book, we go over the different wireless survey types, how to prepare for a Wi-Fi survey, we list common challenges specifically related to large-scale deployments and how to plan for a productive and accurate wireless survey.

E-Book: IT Decommission - Ensuring Data Security and Brand Protection

E-Book: Decommissioning IT – Ensuring Data Security and Brand Protection

No one wants to be the next big data breach. And because data is one of your company’s most valuable assets, you must guard it by whatever means necessary. In this e-book we go over the importance of a proper decommission project, the IT asset disposition (ITAD) process, choosing the right people for the job and what to consider after the IT decommission.