Device Lifecycle Management

Want proactive support to help your IT team address the challenges of managing mobile devices & users? Utelize can help.

Take the hassle out of mobile device purchasing, in-life support and end-of-life recycling with Utelize.

The rapid growth of smartphones and tablets has brought with it a whole range of new challenges for IT teams to manage. Whilst device and data security are always of paramount importance, the effective management of devices from their initial sourcing and staging through to end-of-life processes like recycling, data cleansing and device trade-in, are becoming a growing drain on already stretched IT teams. As a result, businesses with larger mobile estates are starting to consider the management of mobile devices as a structured ‘lifecycle’ process, in the same way that they treat other mobile user computing.

Utelize’s Device Lifecycle Management (DLM) services bring together market leading mobile device distributors, logistics and finance firms, to deliver a one-stop Enterprise grade service to address these growing challenges. We provide a flexible range of services delivered either on a project basis or as an ongoing managed service. Helping your business to reduce mobile device and support costs, whilst freeing up your IT team for more strategic work.

Joined up Device Lifecycle Management (DLM) support

The Utelize service is provided on a modular basis, so it can be tailored to meet you specific business requirements including:

  • Device Sourcing – independent technology advice and cost effective device sourcing
  • Device Finance – identifying the right finance model for your business
  • Device Staging – preparation and distribution of devices to your end users
  • Device Repairs – in-life support & help desk to manage device repairs and replacements
  • Device Recycling & Trade-In– end-of-life data wiping and securing residual value from your devices

By working with Utelize’s DLM team your business could expect to reduce overall mobile device and support costs by as much as 20% – whilst releasing your IT team for more strategic work.

If you’d like to learn more about Mobile Device Lifecycle Management or how businesses are using our strategies to effectively drive down their mobile costs, then visit our Resource Centre. There you can download our free Best Practice guides, including:

Transform your Approach to Mobile Device Lifecycle Management – in this guide we provide detailed insights into the different models and finance options that businesses are using to drive down their mobile device purchasing and support costs. It also provides ‘step by step’ actions that your business can adopt to streamline device support and to free up costs.

Breaking the mobile ‘tech fund’ habit’ – In this white paper we delve into the hidden negative impact that ‘tech funds’ are having on your long term mobile costs and management, and why removing these from your contract could transform your mobile IT budget.

Negotiating the right-fit mobile contract for your business – In this guide we outline in detail the Utelize methodology for achieving the ‘right-fit’ mobile contract for your business. The guide reviews the key elements of planning that your should consider before negotiations, as well as our proven ‘10‘ objectives model for securing flexible and best value commercial terms.

If you like our approach, and would like to discuss your own mobile device requirements in more detail then contact us on 03300 240 444 or at to arrange a discovery meeting.

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