5 Ways to Reduce or Keep IT Infrastructure Costs Under Control
COVID-19 has impacted organizations in multiple ways in their ability to serve customers while ensuring the well-being of its employees and will continue to do so into the 2nd half of 2020 and even 2021. In response, most IT leaders made rapid cost reductions while addressing a new reality for both its employees and customers.
Today’s IT leaders are looking for more from their service providers.
IT Leaders found themselves rapidly adapting and responding to business disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
Addressing the Need for Ad-Hoc Technical Resources
Park Place has observed a growing trend over the past few years where companies are consolidating their IT teams and moving to “hire-on-demand” for non-critical resources. For a variety of reasons, cost effectiveness primarily, companies are retaining their most highly skilled and specialized resources and reducing the number of lower-skilled resources.
A First-Time Fix – Guaranteed
“Fixed” and “Fast” are especially important when you have a data center hardware issue. You need it fixed fast and just as important, you need it fixed right. The first time. Park Place Technologies is so confident we’ll get the fix right the first time, we guarantee it.
OEM Support vs. Third Party Maintenance
Let’s compare original equipment manufacturers (OEM) support and Park Place Technologies’ third-party maintenance (TPM).
7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Overlook Third-Party Storage Maintenance for Dell EMC VMAX3
The IT industry continues to grow and change at a rapid pace with an emphasis on cloud computing and data consumption. OEMs like Dell EMC continue to innovate and create products to address critical storage needs that align with budgets.
Support is More Effective When Integrated with DMSO
Nothing’s changed—except maybe everything. Park Place Technologies remains the global leader in hardware support, but we’ve been doing a lot of extra work behind the scenes, too.
OEMs cut staff in Europe, but we’re just getting started
When you read that an IBM is cutting 10,000 jobs or a NetApp is cutting its workforce, with the job cuts being in Europe, you are right to think about what it may mean to the IT and tech industries … and your IT data centre.
Monitoring with More is a 2021 Necessity
Countless IT organizations need to rebound from a tough 2020, rationalize and streamline infrastructure, and reboot strategic projects that may have stalled during the pandemic. But budget realities could intervene—these efforts will be derailed if “keeping the lights on” concerns cost too much.