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Vista is now a VMware Enterprise Solution Provider

Posted by Vista IT Group on Sep 19, 2017 9:35:03 AM

Vista IT Group has further distinguished itself amongst competitors by achieving the Enterprise Solution Provider partnership level with VMware. Being an Enterprise Solution Provider better equips Vista to create new opportunities for customers and ultimately drive their business growth. Along with the Enterprise partnership, Vista has also earned the Server Virtualization Solution Competency with VMware, demonstrating ability in virtualizing server environments.

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Topics: VMware, Partnerships

Vista Heads to E-Scrap 2017 in Orlando

Posted by Vista IT Group on Sep 12, 2017 11:39:41 AM

Attending E-Scrap 2017 in Orlando? Be sure to stop by the Vista IT Group booth #711 and meet Steve and Molly! They both specialize in asset recovery and will be handing out awesome swag and can help get you entered for your chance to win a $100 Visa gift card!

Vista focuses on reuse, the greenest form of recycling by purchasing decommissioned, surplus, unwanted, and unused datacenter equipment. Our Asset Recovery programs include cash, credit, consignment and profit sharing. We also offer drive erasure and disposal services to ensure data security. For more information of Vista’s Asset Recovery program, visit our Asset Recovery page.

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Topics: E-Scrap

Receive vSAN at No Additional Charge with Your Server Purchase

Posted by Vista IT Group on Aug 1, 2017 8:30:00 AM

Vista IT Group is now offering VMware vSAN at no charge on select Dell PowerEdge, HPE ProLiant, Lenovo ThinkServer, and Lenovo System x systems. In addition to free vSAN licenses with SnS, customers will also receive 30% off MSRP on qualified PowerEdge R730, R630, ProLiant DL360, DL380, ThinkServer R450, R350, and System x 3550 M5, x3650 M5 server configurations.

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Receive vSphere at No Additional Charge with Your Server Purchase

Posted by Vista IT Group on Jul 26, 2017 4:11:41 PM

Vista IT Group is now offering VMware vSphere at no charge on select Dell PowerEdge, HPE ProLiant, Lenovo ThinkServer, and Lenovo System X systems. In addition to free vSphere licenses and SnS support, customers will also receive 30% off MSRP on qualified PowerEdge R730, R630, ProLiant DL380 G9, DL360 G9, BL460 G9, ThinkServer R450, R350, and System x 3550 M5, x3650 M5 server configurations.

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Vista IT Group Offers No-Charge VMware vSphere, vSAN on Select Dell PowerEdge, HPE ProLiant, and Lenovo System x and ThinkServer Systems

Posted by Vista IT Group on Jul 25, 2017 10:39:02 AM

Grand Rapids, MI (July 25, 2017) - Vista IT Group, a thirty-year-old national systems integrator, announced it will begin offering free vSphere and vSAN licenses when purchased with select Dell PowerEdge, HPE ProLiant, and Lenovo ThinkServer and System x models.

Piggy backing off the momentum from VMware's own 50% off promotion on upgrades from Enterprise to Enterprise Plus, Vista worked with its strategic partners to put this exclusive promotion together. In addition to no-charge vSphere or vSAN licenses and support, customers will also receive 30% off MSRP on qualified PowerEdge R730, R630, ProLiant DL380 G9, DL360 G9, BL460 G9, ThinkServer R450, R350, and System x3550 M5, x3650 M5 server configurations.

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Upgrade to vSphere Enterprise Plus for 50% Off!

Posted by Vista IT Group on Jul 24, 2017 12:08:32 PM

As a result of VMware's recent licensing changes, the Enterprise edition of vSphere has reached end of life as of June 30th, 2017. Piggy backing off VMware’s promotion, Vista IT Group is offering a 50% discount when you upgrade from vSphere Enterprise to vSphere Enterprise Plus (with or without Operations Management).  This offer is also available when upgrading from vSphere with Operations Management Standard to vSphere with Operations Management Enterprise Plus.

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Lenovo x86 Servers Achieve Top Reliability Ratings Among All Competing x86 Platforms

Posted by Vista IT Group on Jun 21, 2017 9:01:35 AM

In a global survey of data center reliability conducted by Technology Intelligence Consulting (ITIC), results showed that Lenovo, Cisco and IBM came out at the top of the pack in reliably and server downtime. This survey concluded that Lenovo tech support and the x86 ratings are among the best in the industry followed by Cisco and IBM. Whereas, HPE ProLiant servers and Oracles SPARC and x86 hardware and Solaris reliability continued to decline for the fifth year in a row.

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Cisco End-of-Life for Catalyst 4500-E Series

Posted by Vista IT Group on Jun 19, 2017 8:42:40 AM

On April 16th, 2017 Cisco announced an end-of-life milestone for the Catalyst 4500-E series. The last date to renew support for existing SMARTnet contracts on the 4507R-E and 4510R-E chassis is July 15th, 2017.  These chassis will fully go obsolete on April 30, 2018.

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Vista Welcomes Three New Team Members

Posted by Vista IT Group on Jun 14, 2017 8:38:12 AM

We are excited to announce the recent hiring of three new team members to join Vista IT Group. These members are Matt McLennan, Nick Alfano and Joe Stachura. Matt McLennan is a new addition to our Marketing Team. Nick Alfano is a new addition to our Pre-Sales team. Joe Stachura is a new addition to our Account Management team.

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Vista IT Group Breaks Ground on New Corporate Headquarters and Distribution Facility

Posted by Vista IT Group on Jun 6, 2017 8:27:08 AM

Grand Rapids, MI.  Vista IT Group, a leading provider of data center infrastructure, announced today the site of their new corporate headquarters and distribution facility.  Expected to be completed in the fall of 2017, Vista's new location will include an enterprise capable integration facility and 80,000 square feet in combined warehouse, staging and logistics space. 

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