[SASAG] Hardware Life Cycle Rationale
eric at kahklen.com
Tue Oct 30 06:53:22 PDT 2007
Thanks for all of the excellent suggestions!
spam at tprophet.org wrote:
> Lean on your hardware vendors. They'll be happy to provide reams of
> documentation to support what you already know: the 10% of the
> hardware in your lab that is ancient and failing takes up about 75% of
> your maintenance effort.
> Eric Kahklen wrote:
>> In preparation for next years budget, I am pricing out servers to
>> replace hardware that will fall out of warranty. My supervisor asked
>> me to pull together some points that support the rationale of
>> replacing servers as the warranty expires vs. running hardware out of
>> warranty. Has anyone found any resources that touches on this topic?
>> Thank you,
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