Phoenix-based Avnet has opened CenterPoint Value-Added Services Center, its largest IT services facility worldwide with 580,000 square feet devoted to offering complete IT lifecycle services in one location.
The center offers such services as design, engineering, fulfillment, integration, installation, logistics, recycling, remarketing, repair and maintenance services for Avnet’s original equipment manufacturers, system integrators and value-added reseller partners. It was built in the Columbus, Ohio.
With this model, the lifecycle services can be offered at lower costs and fewer risks. There are savings in procurement time and less downtime by managing every aspect of the equipment lifecycle—from financing and installation to repair and ultimately disposal.