Performance Guaranteed Technology Equipment®

The Premier Brand of Certified Pre-Owned Infrastructure Hardware

We know what you’re up against and we have the solution!
When it comes to purchasing refurbished server, storage, networking and voice equipment, you need a solution that’s reliable and cost-effective.
Our equal2new® certified pre-owned infrastructure hardware can help simplify your buying process and reduce the cost of your infrastructure.
We understand you face a never-ending list of projects, but lack the resources to complete all of them. There’s so much to do yet you’re challenged to find the time, money, and staff to get it all done.
Sound familiar?
Don’t worry – we have the solution to bring peace of mind and help you redefine your technology strategy.

The equipment you need – equal2new and ready to work for you!

Servers | Storage | Networking | Voice

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equal2new Infrastructure Hardware by CXtec

equal2new - certified pre-owned network hardwareHuge savings - up to 90% off list prices
When you choose equal2new, you will save 40% to 90% when compared to manufacturer list prices - freeing up more IT budget dollars.
The industry's best lifetime warranty as standard business practice
On top of huge savings, you also get the peace of mind of a product that is backed by an amazing warranty.
Advance replacement throughout your hardware's lifetime
To make things even better, your equal2new hardware's lifetime warranty includes advance replacement. This helps you maintain your network and address any issues that arise in a timely manner.
99.51% out-of-the-box reliability rating - equal to or better than new!
Over 20 years of happy customers can attest to the performance and reliability of equal2new equipment. Our reliability rating has stood the test of time with a reliability that is equal to or better than out-of-box new hardware.
Industry-leading testing and certification process
To meet the standard of equal2new, each unit is fully tested. This ensures consistently high quality and performance for our customers.

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How equal2new Will Make Your Job Easier


    Stretch your Budget DollarsStretch your budget dollars

    Get more technology for less, without sacrificing quality. Our equal2new equipment is priced up to 90% off list so you can take the money saved on your server, storage, networking, and voice equipment and apply it anywhere you feel would best impact your organization’s success.


    maximize your investmentMaximize your current investment

    Our life cycle management services provide solutions that meet your individualized needs, not the manufacturer’s. Maintain your current technology by utilizing products no longer supported by manufacturers. Upgrade where it makes sense and apply resources you’d otherwise use on equipment to other important projects.


    Back-up ProgramImplement a spares/back-up program

    You have the opportunity to affordably implement a spares program for unforeseen needs. Have spares ready at a moment’s notice for your mission-critical technology components. Never get stuck in another downtime dilemma without a back-up plan in case of emergency or product failure.


    Responsiveness and flexibilityProvide responsiveness/flexibility

    To us, you’re not just a number. Our dedicated account managers work closely with you to satisfy every technology need you have, no matter how big or small. We realize last minute things come up and with more than 250,000 products in-stock and ready to ship in our Technology Certification and Distribution Center, we've got you covered.


    Leading technology innovation for more than 20 years

    Industry Leading InnovationSince its inception in 1995, our exclusive brand of equal2new equipment has helped organizations save millions on the cost of their technology infrastructures, maximizing the value of their technology investments with all the brands you trust - like Cisco, Dell EMC, NetApp, Nortel, Avaya, HP, 3Com and many more. And equal2new has been the industry's only brand to offer a lifetime warranty as standard business practice since 1998.
    The equal2new brand stands for quality and peace of mind. It means more money in your pocket, and makes your job easier by allowing you to spend the money you save on the things your organization needs to succeed. It’s simply our promise that any hardware you receive from us will be equal to – or better than – new. It's just one of the ways CXtec provides you with complete IT life cycle management.

    equal2new Maximizes the Value of Your Technology

    Maximize ValueHow does equal2new provide such value? Simple. Through our IT asset disposition program we buy used equipment from IT pros just like you and turn it into our own brand of certified pre-owned infrastructure equipment. Rest assured, your equipment undergoes thorough data cleansing and is reset using an ISO 9001:2015-certified process. Not to mention we’ll give you cash or credit on account for a wide variety of equipment.
    We guarantee the best value for your hardware, so you can use the money earned to maximize your budget and to spend your resources where they make the most sense.

    Top-Quality Network Hardware Certification Process 

    Certification ProcessAll equal2new equipment is produced in our 70,000-square-foot, electrostatic discharge (ESD)-protected Technology Certification and Distribution Center (TCDC). Every unit undergoes a rigorous certification process, backed by an ISO 9001:2015-certified quality management system, to ensure a reliable product every single time.
    You have a wide variety of responsibilities. Now more than ever you need a partner who helps you Redefine IT Strategy™ with complete life cycle management.
    Learn more about how you can ensure you’re getting the highest quality equipment, support, and services for your organization.