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There are smarter ways to deal with reallocating your unused server and storage hardware. You no longer need to destroy the hard drives as you provision the chassis to the garbage can. Every server refresh doesn't have to involve a resulting fire sale on eBay. With a bit of planning, a specific tiering-out of your system priorities and a dash of virtualization, you can breathe new life into your old servers -- even as you bring in replacements with all of their powerful new capabilities. Read this e-book to learn more.

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