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Learn about the latest IT trends and news from the Top Gun engineering team. Top Gun team has an extensive knowledge base of Dell EMC, HPE, IBM, Lenovo, Oracle, and Cisco maintenance solutions cover the complex, legacy servers as well as industry standard (x86).

Modern Trends in Data Storage Hardware: Doing More, with Less

By |May 30th, 2022|

Modern Trends in Data Storage Hardware: Doing More, with Less By Donna Pizarro, Top Gun Technology Technology has created a world that is constantly evolving to improve productivity by doing more with less.  The amount of data stored in everyday life is increasing and technology is continually improving its ability [...]

Q2-22 May EoSL Dates for Your Enterprise Servers, Storage & Network Assets

By |May 21st, 2022|

Q2-22 May EoSL Dates for Your Enterprise Servers, Storage & Network Assets By Brian Kjera, Top Gun Technology As you already know, there is data worth tracking and there’s data that evokes little actionable value. Hardware EoSL dates are worth tracking because, with proper use and at the right timing, [...]

Why You Should Check Under the Hood of Third Party Maintainers

By |May 18th, 2022|

Why You Should Check Under the Hood of Third Party Maintainers By Craig Wilson, Top Gun Technology This article will help you assess the true technical capabilities of a Third Party Maintainer (TPM) for the Mission-Critical equipment in your data center environment. Be sure to check out our other blog [...]

Why Customers Are Choosing Mainframes, Again

By |May 5th, 2022|

Why Customers Are Choosing Mainframes, Again By Dianne Birtch, Top Gun Technology The day has finally arrived! IBM has announced the IBM z16, their next generation system that for the first time integrates on-chip AI accelerator with the capability to analyze real-time transactions on critical applications. This confirms what many [...]

Automated Hardware Problem Reporting or “Remote Monitoring” Applications, Which is Better for Preventative Enterprise IT Hardware Support?

By |April 18th, 2022|

Automated Hardware Problem Reporting or “Remote Monitoring” Applications, Which is Better for Preventative Enterprise IT Hardware Support? By Craig Wilson, Top Gun Technology Preventative Hardware Support Services are essential – and expected – in today’s mission critical computing environments. Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and successful IT hardware maintenance providers rely [...]

Helpful Q2 EoSL Dates for Your Enterprise Servers, Storage & Network Assets

By |April 14th, 2022|

Helpful Q2 EoSL Dates for Your Enterprise Servers, Storage & Network Assets By Brian Kjera, Top Gun Technology It’s April and Spring is Here…or at least very nearby! End-of Service Life (EoSL) dates are integral to containing hardware support costs and being attentive to your hardware support renewals. OEMs often [...]