Technology Refresh

Top Gun offers certified refurbished hardware that meets your technology refresh needs. Customers are choosing to look at N-1 technology which helps keep hardware costs substantially low. We have a wide and varied inventory of certified refurbished hardware for your enterprise data center needs. We want to help customers cut costs and save important budget dollars with used IBM mainframe solutions.


Top Gun can assist with your data center/hardware relocation or merger. If you are in need of migration services, we can assist with planning, hardware, asset swaps, temporary technical and system administration support to make your migration easier. Our engineers can assist with installation and de-installation of all hardware. Our relocation used IBM mainframe technical support guarantees that your hardware will be moved and delivered in a timely and safe manner.

Capacity Planning

Top Gun assists clients who need help mapping out future upgrades on IBM z Systems mainframes, Power Systems, storage and other hardware. Our IBM mainframe consulting solutions ensure that your planned IT upgrades are added to or built into systems so they can be utilized when user demand dictates.

FMV Budgeting and Planning

Top Gun works with clients to gain an understanding of their long and short-term goals, ensuring that their IT strategy and financial goals result in the correct upgrade or refresh strategy. Our goal is to understand our clients and provide the hardware needed at prices below market. Our sales staff assists clients regularly with their budgeting plan.

IT Asset Disposition (ITAD) and Remarketing

When you have equipment you wish to retire, trade-in or sell, we offer you our best solution and price. We can conduct a valuation and discuss our buyback, trade-in or consignment options. We offer data destruction or sanitation services for media and hardware. Certificates of erasure or destruction will be provided along with Top Gun’s data security guarantee. Top Gun offers de-installation, packing and shipping to our facility.

Short Term Hardware Needs/Asset Swaps

Top Gun can assist if your technology needs increase unexpectedly due to a new client coming on board, a temporary project or a migration. We can provide temporary capacity with a short-term rental. Do you need to change the location of an asset? Top Gun can configure identical hardware and install it in the new location, aid in migration then remove the old hardware once the new hardware is in production.

Pre-Sales Advice

Top Gun provides expert consultation to data center professionals seeking solutions for multiple OEMs including refurbished and reconditioned hardware and software support. We have built an infrastructure and team to support your hardware needs with helpful and forward-thinking planning and consultation. Our mainframe consulting services help you gain knowledge of the used market, which will help you make wise hardware decisions.