SMARTnet budgets and total annual (OPEX) spend can often be a subject of concern for companies. Yet, the rules changed with the announcement of Smart Licensing. Alternative models for independent maintenance or pre-owned hardware have created a new problem – entitlement management and/or assurance. XSi has solved the problem with a service named, XSi’s Cisco Lifecycle & Asset Assurance. The first in the global market to offer, XSi’s service
Either you’re paying Cisco too much, or you’re in jeopardy of non-compliance because your hybrid hardware support model has gaps created by Cisco Smart Licensing.
Unclear about the impacts of Cisco Smart Licensing? Read this XSi white paper, “Where Have Cisco Pricing, Policies & SMARTnet Support Failed its Customers?”
North American clients can achieve the OpEx savings of Third Party Maintenance while maintaining 100% compliance with OEM entitlements and licensing policies. XSi provides clients a simplified method to achieve greater cost savings while ensuring compliance and deploying ITAM best practices. Clients contain their annual SMARTnet spend without the complications of managing a self-sparing policy. In addition to industry-leading contract management and TAC support, XSi manages the complicated and time-consuming details of parts logistics for you.
This service is designed for all Cisco systems; however, we can replicate this support model for Juniper, Brocade, F5 Networks, Extreme, Riverbed, ADTRAN, Enterasys, Dell, HP, Huawei, Arista, Avaya, 3Com, Nortel and Siemens.
Unsure the impacts of Cisco Smart Licensing? Read this XSi white paper, “Where Have Cisco Pricing, Policies & SMARTnet Support Failed its Customers?”
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