IT Hardware Gets Even More Complex (Great!)

Donny C Shimamoto, CPA CITP IntrapriseTechKnowlogies

Some questions for both accountants and IT.

By Donny C. Shimamoto

Budget season is a good time for accountants and IT wonks to get together for a heart-to-heart about hardware. Computers and peripherals aren’t like the hardware of yore. They’re omnipresent in the organization. They have strings attached. They have special issues in obsolescence. Sometimes it’s hard to draw a line between hardware and software.

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Here is a suggested a series of questions that accountants and IT wonks should address as they make budget decisions. Here are a few of the ones that relate to hardware: