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What is Hardware Lifecycle Management (HLM)?

Hardware Lifecycle Management (HLM) is WDPI's holistic approach to managing the total useful life of IT hardware to maximize the return on your hardware investment.

The Benefits of HLM

By considering the entire useful life of a piece of equipment, implementing HLM practices help the enterprise organization lower hardware and maintenance costs, increase upgrade flexibility, extend the useful life of its equipment, and maximize the value of all server, storage and networking hardware. For IT managers, implementing HLM not only results in lower costs, but it also means fewer headaches and more control throughout the hardware life cycle.

The Nine Phases of HLM

Hardware Lifecycle Management is composed of nine distinct phases. Each phase offers the enterprise organization unique ways to maximize its IT hardware investment. The HLM phases include:

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