When to Retire Your Server
Every organization has its own timeline for buying and replacing essential pieces of hardware, but there are general guidelines you should consider when making those decisions. Technology purchasing is complicated for many companies, especially if you don’t have your own in-house IT department to help you manage, evaluate, and update your hardware needs. While there are many factors, including budgetary restrictions, that contribute to IT decisions, the cost of keeping an out-of-date server could be severe. We’ve compiled a short list of things to consider when deciding what to do with your server.