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IBM Certified Pre-owned Equipment* is the best way to save on servers, storage solutions, notebooks, desktops, tablets, peripherals and other products from IBM and other manufacturers. With immediate availability they come fully tested and certified by IBM, with a 90-day warranty and with financing available for credit qualified clients.

More and more businesses today are choosing used equipment as an affordable alternative to:

In fact, IDC reports that 70% of surveyed clients have purchased IT equipment over the past two years.

IBM Certified Pre-owned equipment can provide you a proven strategy for a more cost-efficient technology solution with the quality you expect.

We offer the largest selection of IBM Certified Pre-owned Equipment

*Please note that the IBM certification processes for IBM manufactured equipment also include testing using original manufacturing standards.

IBM Certified Pre-owned Equipment. RETIRE PLAN ACQUIRE MANAGE. in 2011 99.6% of all IT equipment returned to IBM at end of product lifecycle was either reused, remanufactured or recycled

IBM Certified Pre-owned Equipment. RETIRE PLAN ACQUIRE MANAGE. in 2011 99.6% of all IT equipment returned to IBM at end of product lifecycle was either reused, remanufactured or recycled

Backed by IBM quality, expertise and a 90 day money back guarantee

Every IBM Certified Pre-owned product* is fully refurbished, tested and certified using rigorous processes and come with a 90-day warranty. IBM manufactured products are further tested using original manufacturing standards to assure you the reliability and performance that you expect from IBM. IBM offers clients the comfort and peace of mind and trust based on years of experience, reliability and security.

Why IBM Certified Pre-owned equipment?


In addition to great pricing, we offer attractive payment options for credit qualified clients to make our solutions even more affordable with special credit terms for transactions under $250K.

Peace of mind

IBM Global Financing is the worlds’ largest provider of quality IBM Certified pre-owned equipment with operations in 50 countries and has been helping clients of all sizes affordably acquire IBM equipment for nearly 30 years. Our remanufacturing operations processed approx. 741,,000 units in 2012 or approx.14,250 units per week. All remanufacturing locations are certified to industry recognized standards (ISO 14001 – Environmental Management Systems (EMS) Standard).

All IBM Certified Pre-owned equipment is:

Flexibility and speed

We can work with you to customize and/or pre-configure the equipment to help accelerate implementation.

Meet today's IT challenges

Need IBM advantage
Limited budget; need to lower costs
Cost effectively maintain legacy systems
Temporary or seasonal capacity needs
Minimize downtime
Moving to the IBM platform

Legal notes

IBM Global Financing offerings are provided through IBM Credit LLC in the United States and other IBM subsidiaries and divisions worldwide to qualified commercial and government clients. Rates and availability are based on a client’s credit rating, financing terms, offering type, equipment and product type and options, and may vary by country. Non-hardware items must be one-time, non-recurring charges and are financed by means of loans. Other restrictions may apply. Rates and offerings are subject to change, extension or withdrawal without notice and may not be available in all countries. IBM and IBM Global Financing do not, nor intend to, offer or provide accounting, tax or legal advice to clients. Clients should consult with their own financial, tax and legal advisors. Any tax or accounting treatment decisions made by or on behalf of the client are the sole responsibility of the client.

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