You will need to research the purchase of 50 new PCs, with the requirement to replace all existing desktops with laptops. Your recommendation must account for multiple external monitors, additional peripherals via USB 3.0, physical security mechanisms, and the capability to allow the end user to quickly disconnect from the office environment. You will complete the project in two sections: In Section 1, you will conduct research based on the Corporate PC Refresh Documentation. You should carefully document any assumptions made (e.g., how you analyzed the requirement for upgrading monitors, peripherals devices, etc.). In Section 2, you will use a configurator to detail the specifications you will provide your recommended device model(s) Follow the instructions in the Desktop Migration Proposal Template to get started.
Desktop Migration Proposal
Section 1: PC Purchase Research
Provide one to two paragraphs describing your research process, the resources you consulted, and the specific factors you considered in selecting your recommendation for the two user types.
Note: You should carefully document any assumptions made (e.g., how you analyzed the requirement for upgrading monitors, peripherals devices, etc.).
Section 2: PC Purchase Recommendation
List your purchase recommendations for each user type (common, creative/coders) including warranty, support, antivirus, accessories, and the cost estimate per machine per user. Don’t forget to attach the pdf(s) from an online configurator. Your recommended configuration must include a date/time.