I had the good pleasure to speak with my friend JT at CABLExpress recently and I asked him a few questions about trends in the cable world. One thing he stressed was that with increasing demand for higher speeds, the importance of your cabling infrastructure will also increase.
When you Know Your Source® for networking hardware you get added value, ease, assurance, and ability – so today we’d like to show the benefits of working with a partner with true stability.
This week we had a customer event at Dallas Cowboys stadium where we held three educational sessions and then went on tours of the stadium - something not many get to experience! No matter which NFL team we cheer for, we all learned a lot and had a fun time doing it.
Smart Investments Require Smart Decisions - The Cisco 6500 Series Switches isn't for everyone nor right for all business needs. However, if you are thinking about considering making an investment in switching hardware, check out this smart buyer’s guide to the Cisco Catalyst 6500 series.
We just wanted to make you aware of some great news. The experts at our CABLExpress® division recently released a new Data Center Structured Cabling Guide and it’s available for FREE!
As a follow-up from last week's techy Halloween costume post, I thought it would be fun to share some photos of our own creative costumes.
Few are denying that the economy and unemployment are a concern for many people out there. So, it's a good idea to put some thought into your IT career. You want to stay sharp. You want to keep bringing value to your company. Most important you want to keep your job and progress in your career.
With Hurricane Sandy’s impending landfall looming, we at CXtec just wanted to send along our best wishes for everyone's safety. We do business with a great many folks here on the Eastern Seaboard and throughout the Northeast. We're crossing our fingers that everyone was able to adequately prepare for the storm, and that damage will be limited by that preparedness.
With Halloween quickly approaching, many of us are scrambling to put the finishing touches on our costumes. As IT professionals and lovers of all things tech, Halloween gives us a chance to dress up as one of our favorite gadgets or maybe even design a creative high-tech costume. Would we dress up as something as ordinary as a monster or pirate? Not a chance.
How does CXtec provide the best value with our equal2new equipment? The equation is simple. We buy quality hardware from end-users; certify it as equal2new using the industry’s finest refurbishing process, then sell it at fantastic discounts off list to our customers.
Recently I was doing an internet search and bumped into an interesting article. It stated that there are 5 trends that will reshape health IT in the year 2013. Those are some serious words.
The recent unveiling of Google’s $600 million data center in North Carolina has many tech-lovers buzzing. The sheer number of servers in the data center is astounding; however, perhaps the most notable feature is the life-size stormtrooper and the mini R2-D2 keeping close watch of this data empire.
When people buy network hardware they are careful to pay attention to the price of the hardware. In some cases, the price of the hardware is just about the only concern. Of course, when someone has a single minded infatuation about price (a) they are afraid they won't get a deal (b) are missing the bigger picture.
What we’re trying to convey is the importance of ensuring that you have a reputable vendor who will be there to help support your network. There are plenty of disreputable sources for cheap hardware, but it’s better for you and your organization in the long run to work with a quality vendor.
While October is more commonly recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, it is also Computer Learning Month. Created by the Computer Learning Foundation, Computer Learning Month is meant to serve as a time for people to learn about new technologies and to share this knowledge with others.
People love technology, especially IT professionals. Once in while it's good to take a look back. It's cool to see where it all came from, remember what life used to be like, and maybe have a few laughs. Let's check out a few technology commercials of the past.
We’re continuing to expound upon the virtues you get when you Know Your Source® for networking hardware. We’ve recently discussed value, ease and assurance – now it’s time to talk about your vendor’s ability.
This is quick post to let our customers and friends who visit the website how they can connect with CXtec. We try to stay pretty active in sharing information on our blog and various social media.
It's surprising to hear how many IT pros say that they just throw out or dispose of their used network hardware - routers, switches, and phones.
Here’s a message for all those IT professionals working in the education sector. How many times has this happened to you? You spend the spring and summer gearing up for those huge projects you had planned while the students are out. You do your research, you do your buying, you carry out your plan and everything goes off smoothly.