In A Flash | Byte-Sized Insights for Data Center Experts

Your resource for data center knowledge

Our In a Flash series aims to educate IT professionals on popular topics and solutions for data centers in a concise and straightforward way.
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Meet the Experts

Our experts have practical and hands-on experience when it comes to data center maintenance. Whatever your question, they’re able to answer it in a flash.

Chad Peters

Over the past 24 years, Chad has gained extensive first-hand experience not only serving our customers but our people. Chad is passionate about coaching and mentoring others about alternatives that can help them save time and money in their data center.

Brandon Harmsen

Brandon has around 14 years of experience helping customers with their networking maintenance solutions. After joining Service Express in 2017, Brandon quickly began sharing knowledge to his partners about the various benefits of third-party support and what it means for their data centers.

Chris Borek

With over 20 years of experience in IT sales, Chris has worked alongside hundreds of IT professionals to help provide cost and time-saving solutions for their data centers across the globe.


How To Choose a Hardware Maintenance Provider

In this episode, you will walk away with an understanding of the top considerations when choosing a hardware service provider.

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Season 1

What is end of life (EOL) & end of service life (EOSL)?


What is End of Life (EOL) & End of Service Life (EOSL)?

What is third-party maintenance (TPM)?


What is Third-Party Maintenance (TPM)?

Alternatives to Smart Net Support


Alternatives to Smart Net

How to choose a hardware maintenance provider


How To Choose a Hardware Maintenance Provider

How Can We Help?

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Additional Resources

EOL & EOSL Database >

Search and find upcoming EOL or EOSL dates on hardware

VIDEO: What is Third-Party Maintenance? >

How is third-party data center maintenance different than OEM support?

ExpressConnect® Monitoring >

Automated 24/7 hardware support solution for your data center

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