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Having trouble meeting data center needs with your current IT budget? Find some creative ways to save on storage, server, and networking hardware, support, and maintenance.

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November

3 Business Cases for Third Party Support

IT Budget Savings   •   November 28, 2017

third party support - use casesInnovation doesn't necessarily come cheap, but that doesn't mean that identifying options to maintain a peak level of IT operations while minimizing costs isn't a top priority for C-suite executives everywhere. Simply finding new ways to extend the life of critical capital...

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May

4 Benefits of Leasing Data Center Hardware

IT Budget Savings   •   May 30, 2017

Data Center Leasing HardwareWhile it's true that IT is and will always be the spine of any modern day operation, the days of owning all of the IT products and services within a company are long gone. Technology continues to advance at a break-neck pace - spending huge amounts of money today on a deployment that will be woefully inadequate six months is something you simply cannot afford to do in such a competitive marketplace.



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April

Is Renting or Leasing Right for Your Data Center?

IT Budget Savings   •   April 12, 2017

IT hardware rental - savingsWhen it comes to data center hardware, the question of whether to rent or to lease is one that doesn't really have a "one size fits all" answer. It is a question that will ultimately come down to the organizational level and how your EMC storage environment and other data center hardware aligns with your long-term goals. Having said that, there are a wide range of different benefits that leasing brings to the table that are too important to ignore.



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8
March

How Much Does a FAS3240 Cost?

IT Budget Savings   •   March 8, 2017

netapp fas3240 priceWe get that question a lot. The FAS3240 is a very popular filer from the NetApp FAS series, and a favorite on the market right now. No matter the system, pricing questions usually lead the pack when it comes to storage, networking, and server hardware.



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14
February

DiscoverIQ: 4 Ways to Enhance Your Data Center

IT Budget Savings   •   February 14, 2017

discoveriq savingsWe’ve spent close to a decade focused on supporting and sourcing storage, server, and networking hardware at the most competitive prices. What have we learned? The secondary IT hardware market is ripe with options that you may not find when working with the OEM or a VAR.



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15
November

DiscoverIQ intake clipboard

For the last 9 years, we’ve continuously analyzed how people buy, manage, and support data center infrastructure. What have we learned? The server, storage, and networking market has many options that most IT professionals aren’t even aware of, especially when they work primarily with the OEM or VAR.

 

We learned there has to be a better way and so we developed Discover IQ...



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27
October

Product Spotlight: Hardware Specials on NetApp, Cisco, & More

IT Budget Savings   •   October 27, 2016

Piggy bank savingsWe have entered the last quarter of the year. Many IT executives have begun budget plans for the next year, while other organizations have started the new fiscal year already. Either way, Reliant Technology has you covered with these exclusive hardware specials. Whether you are planning IT purchases for the next year, or you are one of the lucky IT departments with surplus budget looking to stock up on some essential data center hardware, save on all your IT equipment needs.



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29
September

3 Tips to Save on Your Health IT Budget

IT Budget Savings   •   September 29, 2016

healthcare workers ITThe IT landscape is one of transition. Popular trends like flash and cloud storage continue to change the way we manage and store data. This is especially true for health IT departments. As one of the fastest growing sectors of IT, Health IT professionals face constant pressure to deliver new technology quickly and under budget.


But how can health IT managers take advantage of new technologies when the bulk of IT budgets go toward simply “keeping the lights on”? While it is important to...



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20
April

5 Tips to Save on Your IT Support Budget

IT Budget Savings   •   April 20, 2016

Properly supporting all your storage, server, and networking equipment can be an around the clock endeavor. And depending on your industry, it can also be expensive. Think back to how much money you’re spending to maintain your data center. With the ability to consume up to two-thirds of an IT budget, having the right support that fits your environment is imperative. There are many ways to save money on support but you don’t want to sacrifice quality of service. Here are five tips to



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30
March

5 Ways to Save on EMC Hardware Costs

IT Budget Savings   •   March 30, 2016

Reliant Technology - 5 Ways to Save on EMC Hardware Costs

Data demands continue to grow exponentially, but IT budgets don’t often follow at the same pace. You may feel it’s impossible to keep your data center equipment up to demand and under budget. EMC hardware and support from the OEM can be expensive, but Reliant Technology can help you find ways to save money while maintaining a standard of performance and service. So, what are some of the ways you can save money on EMC hardware and support?
 



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