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July 20, 2012
5 Simple Reasons You Should Be Grateful For The IT Professional

Let's face it. People take the IT professional for granted. People go about their day taking for granted all of the resources IT makes possible and manages on a daily basis. Think about all that we do with information every day. We can sit down at our desk and do tons of tasks quickly and easily. Here's just a quick rundown.

By Rick
July 18, 2012
CXtec Named in UBM 2012 Solution Provider 500 List

CXtec was recognized by UBM Channel as a part of CRN's 2012 Solution Provider 500 list, which ranks the top technology integrators in North America.

By cxadmin
July 16, 2012
5 Smart Ways to Get the Most Value This Government Buying Season

While the dog days of summer have many of us on vacation, or basking lazily in the heat, IT professionals at government and military institutions are working diligently to get the best value for their budgets. The September 30 end-of-fiscal-year deadline is rapidly approaching, so it’s starting to turn from research time to buy time.

By Jake
July 13, 2012
CXtec Helps Keep Networks Up and Costs Down Worldwide

It's no secret that at CXtec we help companies keep their networks up and their costs down. We've been doing this since 1978.  We specialize in offering quality pre-owned network hardware with lifetime warranty that performs as reliably as new hardware...or better  (equal2new).  We also provide high performance cabling solutions and cable products.

By Rick
July 11, 2012
Why should you be concerned about dB loss?

CABLExpress recently hosted a webinar titled “Increasing Data Center Performance Through Effective dB Loss Management.” You can view the archived version below.

By cxadmin
July 9, 2012
5 Ways to Keep Your Data Center Cool This Summer

The entire country seems to be sweltering in a heat wave right now. With temperatures rising, our thoughts turn to keeping our cooling bills down.

By Jake
July 6, 2012
Are Lead Times Important to You? Read This.

There are a lot of reasons to use quality pre-owned network hardware.  Among them is the clear cost benefit.

By Rick
July 4, 2012
Happy Independence Day from CXtec!

Please note CXtec offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4. Enjoy the holiday!

By cxadmin
July 2, 2012
Top 5 Ways Refurbished Network Hardware Gives You Freedom

It’s almost Independence Day, and we’re gearing up to celebrate the 4th of July with fireworks, food, fun and freedom! But with the holiday approaching, we decided to ask ourselves what does freedom mean to what we do here at CXtec.

By Jake
June 29, 2012
Warning: Don't Gamble With Network Downtime. Don't Make This Perilous Mistake.

IT professionals who work in and manage networks always stress the importance of performance and uptime. Downtime is a very bad word in the IT world.

By Rick
June 27, 2012
2012 NY Tech Summit Recap

Another successful NY Tech Summit has come and gone! We'd like to thank our fellow sponsors, speakers and attendees for making it such a great event. We had a great time at our booth with our "Hoop it up!" basketball game and equal2new challenge.

By cxadmin
June 25, 2012
3 Smart Tactics for Education IT Professionals to Have a Productive Summer

The school year has officially ended, for both colleges and K-12 schools, and the summer is upon us. So now all IT professionals in charge of supporting education institutions are beginning their busy season.

By Jake
June 22, 2012
Thank You to our Visiting Customers

This week we have been lucky enough to have a lot of customers visit us. We really enjoy it when we have customer visits. We get a chance to talk to them face-to-face and give them a tour of CXtec. What's even better is being able to meet people and get to know them.

By Rick
June 20, 2012
Increasing Data Center Performance Through Effective dB Loss Management

CABLExpress is hosting a webinar on June 28. Space is limited, so reserve your Webinar seat now!

By cxadmin
June 18, 2012
The "Can't Miss" Learning Opportunity for IT Pros - NY Tech Summit

We did a post last week reminding everyone that NY Tech Summit is this Thursday and Friday, June 21-22. CXtec is a presenting sponsor! And we wrote another post giving you 5 outstanding reasons why you should attend.

By Jake
June 15, 2012
5 Reasons IT Professionals Should Be Going To NY Tech Summit

As a proud sponsor of NY Tech Summit, we love this event.  It's a unique information technology conference that really provides all who attend something valuable.

By Rick
June 13, 2012
NY Tech Summit is Almost Here!

There's still time to register for New York's premier technology conference and IT trade show! CXtec is one of NY Tech Summit's presenting sponsors and we're looking forward to meeting with a wide variety of IT professionals and vendors. The event takes place next week, June 21 and 22, at Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, NY.

By cxadmin
June 11, 2012
More Federal E-Waste Regulation Coming Soon

Looks like the federal government will be further cracking down on e-waste soon. According to an article from SmartPlanet, a recent statement from government officials states, “Any contractor that purchases electronics through federal funds will be barred from sending the device to landfills.”

By Jake
June 8, 2012
5 Big Reasons Sales Professionals Say They Love Working At CXtec

CXtec is a unique company. Ask any customer who has visited our headquarters or toured our certification and distribution center. Each year during customer events, we bring in new people and give them a closer look at our company. They almost always comment on our culture and the quality of our testing and certification facilities. The other thing we hear is how much people like working with their sales representative.

By Rick
June 6, 2012
CXtec Open House

On Tuesday, June 12, from noon to 7:00 pm, we will open the doors of our World Headquarters for you to experience our unique culture. Come speak with us – we’ll be offering tours of our facility, information about our world-class organization, and the opportunity to learn more about a new career with CXtec.

By cxadmin