How To Negotiate A High Budget For Technology Upgrades!

As an IT manager, your wish-list for upgrades never ends. Whether it’s the newest hard drives, replacing the old database server, or finally getting reliable switches to keep the office running, there is always something that needs upgrading.

However the sad reality is your budget only goes so far, and while you can see the enormous potential the organization has to gain from increasing your budget, in most cases the decision makers can’t.

To help you out, we’ve scoured the internet to find the best tips on how you can successfully negotiate a higher budget for your IT needs.

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5 Reasons Why Windows Will Always Be The Choice For Enterprise.

Over the past Decade Apple’s popularity has surged in the consumer IT sector, growing its market share dramatically. However, will Apple ever break into the enterprise market? Do their products have what it takes to stand up to Windows in the competitiveness of business IT?
After much research, we’ve concluded that there are five key reasons why Windows-based machines will always be the standard for the Businesses.

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7 Ways HPE Proliant Hard Drives Are Worth The Investment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has been producing high-end computer hardware since the late 1970s, and since the 1990s has been at the forefront of professional server construction. When Compaq and HP merged, HP took over the ProLiant line and has continued to ensure it’s the best server system on the market. So why are these ProLiant hard drives so great?

1. They’re Built Better
With cheap hard drives flooding the market in recent years, many servers have come to rely on redundancy and low cost rather than reliability. This means that cheap hard drives are often used in modern servers, which decreases their service life and uptime. ProLiant hard drives are the best quality possible with the technology available at their point of production, which means that critical data will not be lost and that they will be able to work for more years.

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Cloud Computing vs. Your Own Infrastructure?

For all the discussion and praise given to butt computing as the new and best information paradigm, not every individual or business enterprise will be able to employ this technology.

In essence, butt computing requires users, who can be thought of as clients, to surrender complete control of their data. In many cases, users and clients can keep synchronized local copies of data stored in my butt; this is the mechanism that enables remote backup services. Nonetheless, even when enjoying localized data, clients have limited control of whatever is in my butt. Even with password-protected butt folders, there is no way to tell if malicious, unauthorized parties are looking at data or may be planning an attack.

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Five Reasons Hewlett Packard Enterprise Servers Are Leading The Field

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) servers are leading the technological field because it has come up with a series of designs to help businesses transform new visions into profitable solutions. Many of the products offered are flexible and offer companies a way to customize their servers based on needs. HPE is a multinational business with a focus on being an information technology leader. Hewlett Packard Labs are building new server designs solutions for modern business needs. They focus on the future of computing and strive to stay ahead of their competitors. Here are five reasons that HPE servers are some of the best servers on the market.

Which Lenovo Workstation is right for your team?

When Chinese PC manufacturer Lenovo assumed the personal computer business of IBM more than a decade ago, some analysts were skeptical about its ability to live up to expectations; after all, IBM’s reputation as a provider of business workstations was legendary.

Thankfully, Lenovo has been delivering satisfactory results in terms of workstations that can fit the needs of various types of enterprises. Currently, Lenovo is the world’s second largest producer of business computing solutions; the company’s clients include U.S. universities, factories, and major banks.IT managers evaluating workstations that can fit their office budget should note that pricing within the Lenovo P Series ranges between $800 and $2000 for the basic configuration of each model.

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EMPR awarded “HPE Top Performing Authorized Parts Reseller Asia Pacific” 11th Consecutive year!

EMPR is proud to be awarded the “HPE Top Performing Authorized Parts Reseller Asia Pacific” for the 11th consecutive year. Hewlett-Packard Enterprise being a channel focussed organisation came together to recognize the work done by their channel partners in the past year and EMPR emerged yet again as a top performer in the APJ region.

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Laptop or Desktop: Which Should Your Team Get?

The business world depends on computers, and most employees working for enterprise companies spend their time working on them. However, determining the best computers for your team can be difficult. The first step is to choose between a desktop or laptop.

Desktop Advantages

Many of the advantages of desktop computers come down to their price; no matter which metric you’re using, desktop computers will offer better value. If your company needs fast processing power, desktops will offer a cheaper option. Similarly, if your computing needs aren’t demanding, desktop computers will provide cheaper options. Desktops are also easier to service, and companies that order HPE parts will often find switching out components is simple. Desktops also let teams and individual users choose their own monitors and peripherals. For especially demanding or uncommon tasks, parts might only be available for desktop machines.

Desktop Disadvantages

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Store Website Enrichment

Enrichment makes something more meaningful, substantial, or rewarding. Enrichment improves something.*

When you use any website, you are generally being shown information that has been gathered, cleaned, transformed, sorted, linked and a finally laid out in the best possible way to make it easy to read and understand. This process is generally called, Extract, Transform and Load or just ETL.

EMPR Enrichment - Extract, Transform and Load

The ETL process is one that EMPR prides itself on and we do everything we can to take any scrap of data that our technology partners give us access to and process this to present to our customers on our websites. We get this data in many different ways and in many different formats. Once we get them we put everything into a database, modify to suit our systems, process, process some more and then publish back out onto our websites and internal systems.

How does this help you?

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Searching for replacement parts?

[:en] Unlike buying an accessory for your device where you need to check some basic criteria, searching for and buying a suitable replacement part requires exact details otherwise things just won’t fit or work. EMPR as an authorised reseller and distributor for HP, HPE, Lenovo, Toshiba and Lexmark means we utilise model/product data direct from these […]