Before spending tens of thousands of dollars on a hardware refresh, take the time to consider your options. When looking at the broader equipment strategy, you’ll find opportunities to significantly reduce the cost, risk and time associated with a hardware refresh.
In its pivotal role of supporting patient care and hospital operations, your healthcare data center is called on to deliver performance, speed and reliability. As your equipment reaches the end of its warranty, you may wonder if a complete refresh is required. There are considerable costs and disruptions to systems, schedules and staff associated with a hardware refresh. If your current equipment is meeting your data center demands, strategically pausing your refresh improves ROI and preserves resources for other critical projects. Use our guide to determine whether a refresh is necessary and see how an alternative approach could provide significant savings.