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Top 5 Security Products and Services for IT Businesses

Security is always an important concept to consider for IT businesses. They are dealing with large volumes of sensitive information that is targeted by hackers and other malicious actors both inside and outside of the firm. Depending on the business, the value of this data could be millions of dollars or more. Spending to protect it is …

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When is it Appropriate to Move From OEM Support to Third-Party Maintenance?

No doubt you’ve had considerable experience with OEM support ending on your IT equipment over the years. If you’re experiencing this for the first time, it might incite a bit of minor panic since you’ve perhaps relied on this support for a while. Original equipment manufacturers frequently want to move on from legacy support because …

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I saved $150K/year on my NetApp storage maintenance!

One of the largest content translation services was growing exponentially, requiring massive amounts of processing and storage. They scrambled to keep up with demand for their services. They added hundreds of servers and dozens of SANs at their NetApp facilities to meet customer needs with little time to plan for systems integration and ongoing infrastructure …

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NetApp Maintenance: It’s not all about the storage

The majority of third party maintenance companies tout their experience in one maintaining one vendor or another.  They all say the same thing: 10, 20, 30 years of experience; tested spares; local engineers.  Something is missing. Maybe everything else is missing. Network storage doesn’t exist in a vacuum.  It exists in an environment of servers, …

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