Chipageddon will most certainly impact the price and availability of new data center hardware, but OpEx will also become more expensive.
Third Party Maintenance
Have you already chosen a Third Party Maintenance provider, but chosen them primarily on price? Satisfied with their service?
Still too often, companies buy hardware assets (servers, data storage, networking), follow all OEM advisories and are inadvertently wasting IT budgets.
Disrupted Industries (like “Oil & Gas”) can maximize enterprise IT cost reductions by deploying a Hybrid Hardware Maintenance model.
XSi Q4 Alert – hardware models that no longer require expensive OEM hardware maintenance contracts to keep support on network, servers, storage.
Understand Cisco Smart Licensing and know XSi is the only company, at the moment, with a solution to save money on Cisco’s Smart Licensed hardware.
XSi contends that Hardware Asset Management should NOT play 2nd or 3rd fiddle to Software Asset Management – especially now.
Your organization’s IT Leadership can certainly be innovative during these unusual times. Successful innovation requires these three key elements!
Do you have a solid mix of IT vendors that will flex – even do back-flips – to help WHEN you will be asking for it?