STORAGETEK 4490 36-TRACK TAPE DRIVE

Reliable Third Party Support
World-class Professional Services
Save up to 70% annually

Support Your Data Center With Expert Level Third Party Maintenance

NorthSmart has extensive experience in supporting EOL & EOSL StorageTek equipment with best-in-class hardware maintenance services. With expert remote engineers, onsite technicians and a robust onsite parts stocking, we will exceed your expectations.
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NorthSmart is able to support our customers with tailored support solutions for your existing data center hardware, saving you up to 70% compared to manufacturer offerings. Let us extend the life of your hardware and make you a budget hero! NorthSmart can provide support for STK4490 hardware after the end of official support date, saving you money in the process
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What Can Your Organization Do With EoL or EoSL STORAGETEK 4490 36-TRACK TAPE DRIVE

As a Not following your device’s End of Life (EOL) and End of Service Level Agreement (EOSL) dates can lead to you not having coverage when you need it. This can lead to poor performance, security vulnerabilities, software incompatibilities, and high operating costs. Paying attention to these dates and creating a plan for your EOSL and EOL equipment can help your data center continue to run smoothly, even if you find that your budget can’t cope with expensive upgrades. has announced EOSL on all

Benefits of Third Party Maintenance for STORAGETEK 4490 36-TRACK TAPE DRIVE

When a manufacturer stops providing support for a product, it doesn’t mean that the product becomes useless. It still has a lot of its original value. If the product works for your company, it is good to keep using it. As long as there aren’t any big problems with the hardware or how it is used in your company’s infrastructure, you can use the product for longer by using TPM.
If you don’t have a lot of extra money to spend on new hardware, you can still use your old hardware with the help of TPM. You can wait until you’re ready to upgrade, which will give you time to prepare and get your finances in order.
If you are working on the hardware yourself, you may not have access to the same parts that the manufacturer uses. This can be a problem because the parts may not work with your equipment. When you work with TPM, you have access to trusted parts that will work with your equipment. Plus, the technicians who are performing the repairs are experts in this field and may be more familiar with your equipment than in-house techs.
Save money on post-EoL OEM services by working with a TPM company. TPM companies offer similar services for much lower prices. In addition, the scope of work may be more expansive or personalized than what your OEM offers. You can also push back the cost of new equipment by working with a TPM company. While an upgrade will still be necessary at some point, TPM can help delay it.
OEMs specialize in making equipment, but TPM programs can focus on what your company needs. They might be able to do a repair so that there is less down time for your business or offer more services that can save you money. Some TPM programs, like NorthSmart, let you only buy the services you need. You can also create a hybrid model with some of the features of an OEM and a TPM program.

EOL DATE

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EOSL DATE

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StorageTek

Flexible Support Levels For Your StorageTek Hardware

Embrace the power of global IT support. We utilize more than 2000 world class engineers. On-site spares available for all four coverage options.

24x7x4

24/7 coverage includes help
desk, onsite, call-home
monitoring, and parts
replacement.

24x7xNBD

24/7 coverage includes help
desk, NBD onsite, call-home
monitoring, and parts
replacement.

 

8x5xNBD

NBD coverage includes help
desk, onsite, call-home
monitoring, and parts
replacement.

 

NBD PARTS ONLY

NBD parts
replacement.

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