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3 Things to Consider When Choosing an IT Maintenance Partner in 2023
by PivIT Global on Jan 26, 2023 7:02:00 AM
As we move into uncertain economic times at the beginning of 2023, many companies will need to reassess their strategy and partnerships. For enterprises that rely on third parties for infrastructure maintenance, choosing the right partner is key to weathering the storm.
A Crash Course in Remote Staging: How Can It Help Your Organization?
by PivIT Global on Jan 25, 2023 7:07:00 AM
IT enterprises often spend too much time procuring, configuring, and maintaining their hardware — but things get even more complicated when your operations are global.
How to Find a Balanced IT Maintenance Strategy
by Adam Carpenter on Jan 24, 2023 7:02:00 AM
Implementing an IT maintenance strategy is hard when there are no good options. Maintenance direct from the OEM is costly and leads users to believe it is the only option as upgrades continue to attract your attention.
What Services to Expect from a Third Party Maintenance Provider?
by PivIT Global on Jan 19, 2023 7:01:00 AM
Third Party Maintainers (TPMs) provide a breadth of services that help companies work smarter and more efficiently. They look for ways to help companies leverage and optimize what's working well in their existing IT infrastructure to free up dollars and hours for innovation and digita …
Want to Consolidate Your Data Centers? Here Are the Pros and Cons
by PivIT Global on Jan 18, 2023 7:15:00 AM
Data center spending has reached an impressive $212 billion, which indicates that the industry is rapidly growing. Data centers often need to scale up to accommodate more applications and data, which explains the rise in spending.
What Happens Behind the Scenes of Sparing Equipment with TPM
by Darin Knobbe on Jan 17, 2023 7:11:00 AM
Service-level agreements (SLA) are the binding factor in a relationship with your vendor. Typically, they are as simple as ordering an Uber and as important as a passport when traveling internationally. Whether the SLA is for a replacement drive or your most critical network device, t …
Adding Field Services to Your IT Projects to Fill Gaps
by Darin Knobbe on Jan 16, 2023 7:03:00 AM
Think back to the end of 2021 when you were planning for 2022. You couldn’t have planned for what the year has resulted in, let alone adjust. There have been projects put on the back burner, new problems to be tended to, and your environment has completely changed.
3 Ways to Save on OpEx to Start 2023 on the Right Foot
by PivIT Global on Jan 11, 2023 7:02:00 AM
The tech sector, which rode an unprecedented wave of growth in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, is now facing the brunt of a slow economy and high inflation.
Creating a Valuable IT Maintenance Strategy in 2023 and Beyond
by Hunter Gorman on Jan 10, 2023 7:03:00 AM
"At the heart of it, IT lifecycle management and asset maintenance can get very complex - but when you're considering changes to your approach I think it's very simple... Can you quantify the value of your current strategy, or not? " - Erin Ohlgren, VP North American Sales If you're r …
Extending the Useful Life of Your Existing Legacy Equipment
by Hunter Gorman on Jan 5, 2023 7:15:00 AM
The strategy of “throwing money” at network maintenance by overspending on new hardware is one of the primary reasons companies waste up to 50% of their preventative maintenance budgets. Even though new hardware can sometimes last longer, the newness of a piece of hardware only helps …
Network Outages: Do They Cost More Than You Think?
by Darin Knobbe on Jan 3, 2023 7:09:00 AM
IT systems are a lifeline for modern businesses. When they go down, consequences can be massive, often causing a harmful domino effect that touches nearly every facet of your business operations. When it happens to your company, you quickly discover the damage an IT outage can render.