As the end of 2010 approaches, now is a great time to put in some time doing some long-term planning for your business’s IT infrastructure.

The primary factors that influence most small businesses to replace workstations include:

  • Manufacturer/OEM support window:  Many companies like to keep mission-critical computers under a hardware support contract.  When your manufacturer says “Sorry, no more extensions on that contract,” that can be a sign that it’s time to consider hardware replacement.
  • Minimizing the risk of hardware failure:  The dawn of every new day also sees a small increase in your computer’s failure risk level.  As computers get older, parts More >