Tag Archives: storage support

By Evandro Pasquarelli, Business Development Director, SSCS Brazil Tracking Dell-EMC EoSL (End of Support Life) or EoL (End of Life) dates can be time-consuming and complicated – especially when the OEM makes it complicated to do so. We’ve built an EoSL Resource Library you can easily check any time. Or, you can bookmark this page […]

By Steven Foss, Senior Sales Executive, SSCS North America Tracking NetApp EoSL (End of Support Life) or EoL (End of Life) dates can be time-consuming and complicated – especially when the OEM doesn’t make it quite so easy. So we’ve built an EoSL Resource Library you can easily check any time, when it’s convenient for […]

By Sarah Bellamy, SSCS Sales Development Director, EMEA Tracking EoL (End of Life) or EoSL (End of Support Life) announcements and dates can be burdensome so we’ve built an EoSL Resource Library you can check any time. Specific to Hitachi Data Systems;(HDS) Storage, you can click here, or take a quick-glance at the list below. […]

By Mark Havens, VP, Sales & Marketing, SSCS While you may not yet be convinced of the intrinsic value or flexibility of the third-party hardware support industry, the times are changing. More than ever, your IT peers are embracing alternatives to effectively contain IT costs and increase their negotiating leverage within their OEM relationships. In […]

By Mark Havens, VP, Sales & Marketing, SSCS Assuming you’ve already read Gartner’s report that 71% of the largest companies are now using independent (aka Third-Party Maintenance) support to effectively control OpEx, you may not have heard or read (from the same Gartner publication) that: “70% of F100 companies purchased secondary hardware in 2016 | […]

By Damon Yee, Sun/Oracle Specialist & Subject Matter Expert In recent years, Oracle hasn’t formally published future (planned) End of Life or End of Service Life dates. Instead, we often learn about an EoL date the month it happens, which is unfortunate for Oracle’s clients who may be caught by surprise, and thereby forced to […]

By Mark Havens, VP, Sales & Marketing, SSCS If you’re growing weary of tracking EoSL dates for your owned hardware assets, and doing so from individual OEM websites, you should know there’s a much easier solution – without the burdensome digging. Several independent support companies have EoL tracking details at their website, including SSCS.  There […]

By John Kolkmeier, Director, Global Service Delivery, SSCS Overwhelmed with tracking which assets are approaching EoL (End of Life) or EoSL (End of Service Life)? Several independent hardware support companies already track this data for you and do so much more logically than what is provided by the OEM. Several independent support companies have EoL […]