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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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Vista Welcomes Two New Team Members

Posted by Vista IT Group on May 1, 2017 11:00:52 AM

We are excited to announce the recent hiring of two new team members to join Vista IT Group. These members are Mitch Vruggink and Molly Walker. Mitch is a new addition to our Pre-Sales Team. Whereas, Molly is a new addition to our Asset Recovery Team.

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Data Center World/Hosting Con 2017 Update

Posted by Vista IT Group on Apr 14, 2017 8:25:20 AM

We had a great time out in Los Angeles last week at Data Center World/HostingCon. Thank you to everyone who stopped by the Vista IT Group booth! Check back to our news page frequently for announcements on future trade shows we will be attending and where you can catch us next!

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Vista IT Group Achieves Gold Status in Lenovo's New Data Center Group Partner Program

Posted by Vista IT Group on Apr 11, 2017 8:44:19 AM

Grand Rapids, Michigan - Vista IT Group announced today they have been elevated to Gold Partner status in Lenovo's new Data Center Group (DCG) channel program.

Officially launched in April to coincide with Lenovo's new fiscal year and their upcoming Accelerate Partner Conference in Orlando, the Data Center Group program recognizes Lenovo's largest partners for their product expertise and sales growth in Lenovo's enterprise portfolio of System x servers, V series, S series and Storwise storage, and their Flex system line of Hyperconverged blades.  

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Vista IT Group Goes ‘IT’rish

Posted by Vista IT Group on Mar 17, 2017 2:44:42 PM

To the Vista team, St. Patrick’s Day is about more than just drinking green beer, river dancing, or eating corned beef. It’s about sharing some luck as well. This year Vista IT Group raised money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s largest drive of the year, the Shamrock Drive.

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See You at Data Center World/HostingCon 2017!

Posted by Vista IT Group on Mar 9, 2017 11:19:12 AM

Vista IT Group will be attending Data Center World/HostingCon 2017 in Los Angeles, California! Held at the Los Angeles Convention Center April 3-6, DCW/HostingCon carries the theme of Data, Automation, Scale: Building and Managing the Data Center of the Future.

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Vista IT Group Named Lenovo Growth Partner of the Year

Posted by Vista IT Group on Feb 28, 2017 10:08:48 AM

Vista IT Group announced today it was named a top growth partner of the year in Lenovo's line of top selling servers. Vista IT Group's strategic investments in Lenovo as a business partner, combined with their impressive sales growth easily distinguished themselves amongst thousands of resellers across the county.

Specializing in high volume custom-configured industry standard servers, coupled with deep subject matter experience, Vista has quickly risen to one of Lenovo's top partners in the nation, according to Synnex a Lenovo distributor.

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