September 3, 2019 (Alpharetta, Georgia): XSi (formally XS International) is pleased to announce that it has been recognized in a recent Gartner publication entitled, “Market Guide for Data Center and Network Third-Party Hardware Maintenance (ID G00414695),” published, August 29, 2019. In this publication, XSi was recognized as a “Pure-Play Third Party Maintainer with headquarters in the United States.”
“To be again recognized by Gartner in this influential publication is an honor for the XSi team and I look at it as a ‘shout out’ for the dedicated efforts of all on our team,” stated Todd Bone, XSi founder and president. “Marketplace traction for hybrid hardware support is growing steadily, as is the interest of those who manage hardware infrastructure, especially data center operations and IT procurement. Publications, such as this, help the target audience better understand the marketplace, as well as how to approach so as to establish a cost-benefitting and risk-reducing business partnership. In the coming weeks, we will be making this document available for visitors to our website. So, we encourage you to bookmark www.xsnet.com and check back every few weeks so you can read it.”
Founded in 1990 and recognized by Gartner, XSi helps companies deploy a hybrid hardware support model to save important hardware operating expense budget dollars. As an Independent Hardware Support Provider (an industry also known as Third-Party Maintenance), XSi provides hardware support options for post-warranty data center servers, data storage and networking gear. In addition to servicing commercial accounts, it also supports several Systems Integrators and federal agencies (XSi is ISO9001:2015 Certified, meets SAE AS5553 Standards, currently supports 42 federal agencies and all of the Top 10 Federal Systems Integrators). The company encourages interested parties to follow its business profile at LinkedIn for weekly blog postings from its Subject Matter Expert team.
In late September, 2019, XSi will formally be launching a new service called, “Cisco Lifecycle & Asset Assurance.” Be sure to watch for additional information about this unique service offering.