Risks of Aging Technology and Benefits of Upgrading
Many organizations maintain regular technology refresh schedules where old equipment is replaced on a set schedule, usually every three to five years. Alternatively, organizations may choose to keep technology through its full, usable life. In such cases, the full, usable life may extend past the warranty period for hardware products or past the end of support period for software. Having a complete understanding of the complications of using older equipment can help organizations proceed with the correct equipment refresh policy for their needs.
Learn more in Salient's full article here: "Risks of Aging Technology and Benefits of Upgrading"
Written by Brian Carle, published in Campus Security & Life Safety Magazine