Does software need to be replaced?
Every Business Software System will deteriorate over time, even systems you purchase today. The underlying issue may be software related, but in many cases firms simply outgrow the capabilities of their current system. This doesn’t necessarily mean you need to replace your current system every year.
What is system obsolescence?
System obsolescence is a big issue, and companies often don’t realize their components and systems are obsolete until it causes a crisis. Understanding the status of your system and components will help you make meaningful changes and upgrades that will help you get more life out of your systems.
How can obsolescence be prevented?
Avoiding obsolescence or minimizing its costs can be accomplished through actions in planning and programming; design; construction; operations, maintenance, and renewal; and retrofiting or reuse of a facility (throughout the facility life cycle).
What are the causes of obsolescence?
Obsolescence can come about suddenly, as the result of a change in technology or consumer demand, or more gradually over a longer period of time until the advantages of replacing the object outweigh the costs of doing so.
What should I know before replacing my AC system?
Click here to learn how to put time on your side to get the right equipment for your needs. 2. Do I really need to replace my entire system or can it be repaired? Click here to see the many factors facing the repair vs. replace decision. 3. How much space am I trying to cool (and has it changed since the old AC was installed)?
Why do I need to replace my furnace at the same time?
Why you should replace your air conditioner and furnace at the same time The blower (aka fan), which is normally a part of the furnace, is used to blow conditioned air throughout your home. This blower is necessary to produce the proper airflow for the evaporator coil and heat exchanger to operate at their rated efficiencies.
Why do I need to replace my central air conditioner?
Replacing Your Central Air Conditioner? Maybe your old central air conditioner has quit working, and you think you need a replacement. Maybe you want to upgrade to a more energy-efficient or environmentally-friendly system.
When do I need to replace my ductwork?
Even sealed ductwork systems could allow dust and dirt over time which also leads to a reduction in efficiency. Before getting a new system, always ask your HVAC contractor if it is necessary for you to replace your existing ductwork.